Department of Interdisciplinary Studies (UG)

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Interdisciplinary Studies (UG)

Programs/Areas:
  • English (BA)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (BA)
  • General Studies (AS)
  • Liberal Studies (AS/BS)

Full-Time Faculty

Chair: Courtney Grim, M.F.A, Associate Professor of Arts and Digital Literacies

Douglas Anderson, M.F.A, Professor of English and Digital Literacies

Matthew Bowker, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Political Science

Gerald Erion, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy

Megan Feifer, PhD., Assistant Professor of English

Nicole Jowsey, PhD., Assistant Professor of the Practice

Daniel Kotzin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History

Bridgette Slavin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of the Practice

Alice Villaseñor, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English

 

 

Samples of Student Capstones & Independent Study Projects:

Fall 2015:

Kayla Wagner  Gender Stereotypes and Mathematics Anxiety: Contributing Factors to the Deficit of Women in STEM Fields

Spring 2015:

Derek Bush Predator-Prey Models

Derek Bush and Jordan McGregor Newton-Raphson Iteration and Fractals

Jenna M. Cleversley Exploring the Concept of the Human Soul from a Religious, Psychological, and Neuro-Scientific Perspective

Candis Kapuscinski Examination of Population Genetics and Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium Principles

Nicole Kepfer The Impact of Technological Multitasking in Education

Nicholas Schroder Hyperbolic Geometry

Melissa Wittenzellner Differences in ELA and Math Test Score Outcomes: Comparing Urban, Rural and Suburban Schools

Meet the Faculty of the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Douglas Anderson
    Faculty
    Douglas Anderson, M.F.A.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in English
    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M207

    Email: danderson@Medaille.edu

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  • Matthew Bowker
    Faculty
    Matthew H. Bowker, Ph.D.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Assistant Professor of the Practice in Political Science, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: 81H

    Email: mhb34@medaille.edu

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  • Gerald J. Erion
    Faculty
    Gerald J. Erion, Ph.D.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M221

    Email: gerion@Medaille.edu

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  • Dr. Megan Feifer
    Faculty
    Dr. Megan Feifer

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in English
    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Assistant Professor of English in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Email: Megan.E.Feifer@medaille.edu

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  • Courtney Grim
    Faculty
    Courtney Grim, M.F.A.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Chair, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Associate Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M029

    Email: cgrim@Medaille.edu

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  • Dr. Nicole M. Jowsey
    Faculty
    Dr. Nicole M. Jowsey

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Assistant Professor of the Practice in Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M226

    Email: Nicole.M.Jowsey@medaille.edu

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  • Daniel Kotzin
    Faculty
    Daniel Kotzin, Ph.D.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Associate Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M224

    Email: daniel.p.kotzin@medaille.edu

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    Faculty
    James Ramsey, Ph.D.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Program Director (FYE)

    Email: james.l.ramsey@medaille.edu

  • Bridgette Slavin
    Faculty
    Bridgette Slavin, Ph.D.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in English
    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
    Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies

    Assistant Professor of the Practice, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M231

    Email: bks49@Medaille.edu

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  • Alice Villasenor
    Faculty
    Alice Villaseñor, Ph.D.

    Program(s):

    Bachelor of Arts in English
    Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

    Associate Professor of English, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Office: M209

    Email: alice.m.villasenor@medaille.edu

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