Meet Our Staff

Francesca Cocchi '17
Student Intern
Provides support for the office and programs

VITAL Faculty Advisory Board Members
Engineering
Nisha Kondrath, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Justinus Satrio, Ph.D
., Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering
Bridget Wadzuk, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Aaron Wemhoff, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Liberal Arts
Craig Bailey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, History
David Barrett, Ph.D., Professor, Political Science
Karyn Hollis, Ph.D., Associate Professor, English
Thomas Ksiazek, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Communication
Katina Sawyer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Psychology
Annika Thiem, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Philosophy
Teresa Wojcik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Education and Counseling

Nursing
Theresa Capriotti, DO MSN CRNP RN, Clinical Associate Professor

Sciences
Jesse Frey, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences
Don Goelman, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computing Sciences
Steven Goldsmith, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Geography and the Environment
Kevin Minbiole, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Chemistry
Alain Phares, Ph.D., Professor, Physics
Dennis Wykoff, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biology

Villanova School of Business
Aronte Bennett, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Marketing and Business Law
Cheryl Carleton, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Economics and Statistics
Sohail Chaudhry, Ph.D., Professor, Management and Operations
Nancy Heck, Instructor, Finance
Stephen Liedtka, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Accounting and Information Systems

VITAL Faculty Associate

Frank Klassner, Ph.D., Professor of Computing Sciences and director of the Center of Excellence in Enterprise Technology (CEET) in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

VITAL Services
VITAL Programs
materials and library
Food for Thought Discussions
VITALINKS Online Resources
VITAL Minigrants
Teaching and Learning Strategies