Faculty at the School of Health Sciences

Theresa Hand, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, Dean

Forensic Mental Health

518-244-2245 | Forensic Mental Health

Kimberly Brayton, PhD, Assistant Professor, History & Society

Maureen C. McLeod, PhD, Professor, History & Society; Forensic Mental Health Program Director


518-244-2231 | [email protected]

Carol Braungart, MS, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, Department Co-Director

Kathleen Buono, DNS, MS, Assistant Professor

Madeline Cafiero, EdD, Assistant Professor

Joan Dacher, PhD, Professor

Lisa M. Greenwald, MS, FNP-C, Assistant Professor, Department Co-Director

Victoria Greenwood, MS, RN-BC Assistant Professor

Mary L. Johnson, MS, Associate Professor

Glenda B. Kelman, PhD, Associate Professor; Chair

Kathleen Kelly, PhD, Assistant Professor

Arlene McGuane, MS, Assistant Professor

Nancy J. Michela, DA, Associate Professor

Caroline Mosca, MS, Assistant Professor

Deborah Mulligan-Timer, MS, APRN, NPP, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor

Darlene Parker, DNS, RN, Assistant Professor

Kiki Smith, MSN, RN, Assistant Professor


518-244-2396 | [email protected]

Rayane AbuSabha, PhD, RD, Professor; MS Applied Nutrition Program Director

Eileen Fitzpatrick, DrPH, RD, Assistant Professor, Chair, Nutrition Science Department

Sonya Hauser, PhD, Assistant Professor; Post-Bac Program Director

Dorian L. Longton, RDN, Dietetic Internship Coordinator    

Colleen McCrief, MS, RD, BS; Director Didactic Program in Dietetics

Ryan Mitchell, PhD, Associate Professor

Michelle Morgan, MS, RD, CDN; Dietetic Internship Director

Occupational Therapy

518-244-2267 | [email protected]

Debbie Allen, OTD, OTR/L, Assistant Professor

Leslie Bennett, MS, OTR/L, Lecturer 

Becky Bernhardt, OTD, OT/L, C/NDT, Assistant Professor

Margot Elacqua, OTD,OTR/L,  Assistant Professor

Martha M. Frank, PhD, OTR/L, BCP, Professor

Theresa Hand, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, Associate Professor; Program Director

Brittney Muir,  PhD, Assistant Professor

Nancy Ranft, OTD, OTR/L,  Assistant Professor; Chair

Barbara Thompson, OTD, LCSW, OTR/L,  Professor

Physical Therapy

518-244-2266 | [email protected]

James R. Brennan, PT, PhD, MA, Assistant Professor; Chair

Janet Hakey-Brusgul, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, OCS, Assistant Professor

Nancy Hellman, DPT, BA, Assistant Professor

Carrie Minahan, PT, DPT, MS, NCS, Assistant Professor

Brittney Muir, PhD, Assistant Professor

Marcy A. Mullen, M.S., B.A., Lecture 

Neeti Pathare, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Marjane B. Selleck, PT, DPT, MS, PCS, Associate Professor

Gurpreet Singh, PT, Assistant Professor

Rupali Singh, PhD, BPT, Assistant Professor   

Danielle B. Vittone, PT, DSc, MSPA, OCS, Assistant Professor

Erin Westenfield-Elkins, DPT, Assistant Professor 


518-244-2221 | [email protected]

Marisa Beeble, PhD, Assistant Professor

Sarah Butler, PhD, Assistant Professor

Ellen S. Cole, PhD, Professor of Practice, Psychology

Donald Graves, PhD,  Assistant Professor

Alicia Harlow, PhD, Assistant Professor 

Susan M. Jenks, PhD, Associate Professor

Julie Ann McIntyre, PhD, Associate Professor

Gayle Skawennio Morse, PhD, Associate Professor; Graduate Program Director

Patricia A. O'Connor, PhD, Lorraine Walker Professor; Chair