Meet Our Staff

Elizabeth Williams '18
Student Intern
Provides support for the office and programs


VITAL Faculty Fellow for eLearning Pedagogy

Stefan Perun, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Public Administration
Link to Dr. Perun's role

VITAL Faculty Associate

Valerie Joyce, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Theater
Link to Faculty Associate Program 

VITAL Faculty Advisory Committee Members

Engineering
Verica Gajic, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering (sabbatical spring 2016)
Frank Hampton, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Nisha Kondrath, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering (sabbatical spring 2016)
Justinus Satrio, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering
Liberal Arts

Gerald Beyer, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Theology and Religious Studies
Christa Bialka, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Education and Counseling
Karyn Hollis, Ph.D., Associate Professor, English
Katina Sawyer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Psychology
Annika Thiem, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Philosophy
Amy Way, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Communication (sabbatical spring 2016)
Nursing
Theresa Capriotti, DO MSN CRPN RN, Clinical Associate Professor
Sciences
Jesse Frey, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences
Steven Goldsmith, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Geography and the Environment
Daniel Joyce, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computing Sciences
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., Associate Professor, Marketing and Business Law
Cheryl Carleton, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Economics and Statistics
Denise Hanes Downey, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Accountancy
Nancy Heck, Instructor, Finance
Scott Newbert, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Management

Our Address

VITAL
Vasey Hall, Room 106
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: 610.519.5627

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