Meet Our Staff

Blair Bernstein '18
Student Intern
Provides support for the office and programs

VITAL Faculty Advisory Board Members
Nisha Kondrath, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Justinus Satrio, Ph.D
., Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering

Liberal Arts

Karyn Hollis, Ph.D., Associate Professor, English
Katina Sawyer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Psychology
Annika Thiem, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Philosophy


Theresa Capriotti, DO MSN CRNP RN, Clinical Associate Professor

Jesse Frey, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mathematical 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

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

Our Address

Vasey Hall 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