UNH Welcomes New Faculty Members


Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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First year students aren’t the only ones who began their UNH careers in September. Thirty-two new faculty members have joined the staff. Below is a list of the new members by college.

College of Health and Human Services

Robert Barcelona, associate professor, recreation management and policy  

Kiernan Gordon, assistant professor, kinesiology

Razan Hamen, assistant professor, occupational therapy

Tyler Jamison, assistant professor, family studies

Bo Rin Kim, assistant professor, social work 

Vidyalakshmi Sundar, assistant professor, occupational therapy

Rosemary Taylor, assistant professor, nursing

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Orly Buchbinder, assistant professor, mathematics and statistics

Leila Deravi, assistant professor, chemistry

Joseph Dwyer, professor, physics

Jeffrey Halpern, assistant professor, chemical engineering

David Mattingly, assistant professor, physics

Se Young (Pablo) Yoon, assistant professor, electrical and computer engineering

College of Liberal Arts 

Assaf Benchetrit, assistant professor, Theatre & Dance

Jennifer F. Brewer, associate professor, geography 

Marcos J. Del Hierro, assistant professor, English

Nora R.A. Draper, assistant professor, communication

Harriet Fertik, assistant professor, classics

Nicole Fox, assistant professor, sociology

Sameer V. Honwad, assistant professor, education

Nathan J. Jorgensen, assistant professor, music

Diane Pimentel, assistant professor, education

College of Life Sciences and Agriculture 

Catherine Ashcraft, assistant professor, natural resources and the environment

Jeffrey Foster, assistant professor, molecular, cellular and biomedical sciences

David Plachetzki, assistant professor, molecular, cellular and biomedical sciences

Sandra Rehan, assistant professor, biological sciences

Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics

Xiaoyan (May) Bao, assistant professor, accounting

Rachel Campagna, assistant professor, management

Jianhong  Chen, assistant professor, strategic management

Michael Kukenberger, assistant professor, organizational behavior

Huimin Li, assistant professor, finance

Matthew O'Hern, assistant professor, marketing 

Melda Ormeci Matoglu, assistant professor, decision sciences

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