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Thirty full-time faculty members have joined the BW community. Some are new to campus and others are familiar faces in new roles.

Baldwin Wallace welcomes 2017 new faculty

August 14, 2017

As the new school year begins, BW is welcoming 30 new full-time faculty members to its community. Many individuals are new to campus and a few are familiar faces in new roles.

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Steven Banks, M.M. (Conservatory of Music)
Tesia Benson, M.F.A. (theatre and dance)
Rachel Boaz, Ph.D. (history)
William Brake, M.B.A. (business)
Beth Burrier, M.M. (Conservatory of Music)
Tiffany Chang, D.M.A. (Conservatory of Music)
Donna Edwards, M.A. (communication sciences and disorders)
Christina Fuhrmann, Ph.D. (Conservatory of Music)
Ubydul Haque, Ph.D. (public health)
Rachelle Hippler, Ed.D. (computer science)
Wendy Hyde, M.Ed. (health, physical education and sport sciences)
Deanna Jenkins, M.S.N. (nursing)
Amy Larocca, M.A. (communication sciences and disorders)
Franklin Lebo, Ph.D. (sustainability)
Patrick Ledwidge, Ph.D. (psychology)
Nicholas Mays, M.A. (history)
Brian Monahan, Ph.D. (sociology/criminal justice)
Helen Muga, Ph.D. (physics/engineering)
Cynthia O'Connell, M.M. (Conservatory of Music)
Kieth Peppers, M.A. (history)
Angela Planisek, Ph.D. (business)
Dan Schrag, M.B.A. (business)
Annika Sheaff, B.F.A. (theatre and dance)
Dale Sheptak, D.S.Sc. (health, physical education and sport sciences)
Michael Smith, Ph.D. (education)
Brandon Szuminsky, Ph.D. (communication arts and sciences)
Heidi Thoenen, M.A. (English)
Amy Vaughn, M.A. (communication sciences and disorders)
Elizabeth Walters, Ed.D. (health, physical education and sport sciences)
Jeffrey Zahratka, Ph.D. (neuroscience/biology)