Committee

“The Division of Graduate Studies and Research launched Faculty Research Day in 2011 as a project of the Faculty Research Council and its growth and prominence demonstrate the groundswell of research being conducted at UB. Congratulations to all!”

Tarek Sobh, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research
Dean of the School of Engineering

Christine Hempowicz, Ed.D.
Co-Chairman, Faculty Research Day
Director Office of Sponsored Research and Programs

Ioana Badara, Ph.D.
Co-Chairman, Faculty Research Day
Assistant Professor of Education, Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Get to Know the Faculty Research Day Committee

Omar Abuzaghleh, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Computing Laboratories System Manager

Alker-Kelly Antoine
Director of Academic Technology

Miguel Arroyo
Social Media Coordinator

Ioana Badara, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education, Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Ruba Deeb, Ph.D.
Director of Biomedical Research Development
Research Associate Professor of Bioengineering

Nancy DeJarnette, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, School of Education

Julie Demers
Pre-Award Grants and Research Coordinator, Sponsored Research and Programs

Timothy Dorr, DM/IST, MBA
Senior Lecturer of Information Systems

Christine Duffy
Administrative Coordinator, Sponsored Research and Programs

Wendy Garcia, Ed.D.
Associate Professor and Coordinator of Dental Hygiene Online Programs

Maria Gherasimova, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Physics;
Chair, Physics Department

Kevin Kelliher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Basic Sciences, College of Chiropractic

Susan Miklos, M.S.D.H.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Dental Hygiene

Jessica A. Nelson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Counseling;
Director of Undergraduate Research

Carrie Picardi
Assistant Professor, Human Resources and Leadership

Robert Riggs
Assistant Professor of World Religions, College of Public and International Affairs

Nasir Sheikh
Associate Professor, Technology Management

Tarek Sobh, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research
Dean of the School of Engineering