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Our Faculty

Award-winning research. Exceptional insight.

Clark IDCE professors are widely published, edit the top journals in their fields, and advise Wall Street firms, government agencies, and companies worldwide. Above all, they are enthusiastic, highly accessible, and eager to provide students with the tools to achieve their academic and professional goals.

Program Faculty

David Bell
David Bell

Professor of Practice

Nigel Brissett
Nigel Brissett

Assistant Professor

Cynthia Caron
Cynthia Caron

Associate Professor

Timothy Downs
Timothy Downs

Associate Professor

Jude Fernando
Jude Fernando

Associate Professor

Elisabeth Gilmore
Elisabeth Gilmore

Associate Professor

Denise Humphreys Bebbington
Denise Humphreys Bebbington

PT Research Assoc Professor

Margaret Post

Margaret Post

Research Assistant Professor

Morgan Ruelle
Morgan Ruelle

Assistant Professor

Jennifer M. Safford-Farquharson, M.Ed.
Adjunct Professor

Frank T. Kartheiser, M.A.
Adjunct Professor

Michael Krikonis
Adjunct Professor

Timothy McGourthy
Adjunct Instructor

Christopher Ryan
Adjunct Instructor

Dodi Swope, M.Ed
Adjunct Instructor

Robb Zarges
Adjunct Instructor

Affiliate faculty teach IDCE classes and supervise research activities. Among them:

Charles Agosta, Ph.D. 
Professor and Chair of Physics

Parminder Bhachu, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Sociology

Mary-Ellen Boyle, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Management

Mark Davidson, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, School of Geography

Eric DeMeulenaere, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor, Department of Education

Patrick Derr, Ph.D. 
Professor, Department of Philosophy

Odile Ferly, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of French, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Susan Foster, Ph.D. 
Professor of Biology

Karen Frey, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, School of Geography

Donna Gallo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Associate Dean, Graduate School of Management

Jacqueline Geoghegan, Ph.D. 
Professor and Chair, Department of Economics

David Hibbett, Ph.D. 
Professor of Biology

Dominik Kulakowski, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, School of Geography

Todd Livdahl, Ph.D. 
Professor and Warren Litsky ’45 Endowed Chair of Biology

Deborah Martin, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Geography

Sarah Michaels, Ph.D. 
Professor, Department of Education
Director, Cultural Studies and Communication Program

James T. Murphy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Geography
Editor-in-Chief, Economic Geography Journal

Richard Peet, Ph.D.
Leo L. ’36 and Joan Kraft Laskoff Professor of Economics, Technology, and Environment
Professor, School of Geography

Robert Gilmore Pontius Jr, Ph.D. 
Associate Director, Professor, School of Geography

Paul W. Posner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Amy Richter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of History

Deborah Robertson, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor of Biology

John Rogan, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, School of Geography

Joseph Sarkis, Ph.D. 
Professor of Operations and Environmental Management

Srinivasan Sitaraman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Valerie Sperling, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Political Science

Shelly Tenenbaum, Ph.D. 
Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology

Heather Wiatrowski, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor of Biology
Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry

Christopher A. Williams, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, School of Geography

Kristen Williams, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Political Science

Milad Korde
Visiting Assistant Professor

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Kathryn Madden
Visiting Lecturer

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Halina Brown, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Environmental Science and Policy

William F. Fisher, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, International Development, Community, and Environment

Sam Ratick, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Environmental Science and Policy and Geography

Arda Bilgen

abilgen@clarku.edu

Sarah Mitchell

smitchell@clarku.edu

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