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New Faculty Welcome

Brooklyn, N.Y. (Sept. 24, 2014) – LIU welcomes new faculty members to its Brooklyn and Post campuses. LIU’s new faculty bring an impressive and wide range of expertise in teaching and scholarship in areas ranging from cultural competence and training in sport, exercise, and performance psychology to examining connections between trauma and issues of oppression for marginalized communities.

Please join us in welcoming our new faculty:

  • Kiran Arora, Ph.D., Associate Professor, LIU Brooklyn, School of Education, Counseling and School Psychology Department
  • Leeja Carter, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, LIU Brooklyn, School of Health Professions, Division of Athletic Training, Health, and Exercise Science
  • Helen Ballestas, Ph.D., M.S., B.S., R.N., Associate Professor, Director in the Department of Nursing, LIU Post, School of Health Professions and Nursing, Department of Nursing
  • Marie Colin, M.S., Assistant Professor, Director of Health Information Management, School of Health Professions and Nursing, LIU Post, Department of Health Sciences
  • Susan Marks, M.S.-N.P., Assistant Professor, LIU Post, School of Health Professions and Nursing, Department of Nursing
  • Edward Raven, M.B.A., Assistant Professor, LIU Post, School of Health Professions and Nursing, Medical Imaging Program, Department of Health Sciences
  • Waitline Williams, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, LIU Post, School of Health Professions and Nursing, Department of Nursing
  • Ella Ponsford-Gullacci, M.B.A., Assistant Professor, LIU Post, College of Education, Information and Technology, Department of Computer Science and Management Engineering
  • Dovenia Ponooth, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, LIU Pharmacy (The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences), Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Ramiro Corbetta, M.F.A, Assistant Professor, Director of Digital Game and Design and Development, LIU Post, School of Visual and Performing Arts, Media Arts Department
  • Arlene Peltola, M.B.A., Assistant Professor, LIU Post, School of Visual and Performing Arts, Media Arts Department

LIU

LIU, founded in 1926, continues to redefine higher education, empowering its students with skills they need to excel in the classroom and throughout their professional careers, providing high quality academic instruction taught by world-class faculty. One of the nation’s largest private universities, LIU—from downtown Brooklyn, N.Y., to the Gold Coast of Long Island and beyond—offers 500 accredited programs to more than 20,000 students and has an active network of 200,000 alumni that includes leaders in industries across the globe. LIU’s innovation in experiential learning, its high-tech startup incubator, on-the-ground training, and the LIU Promise student mentoring program further distinguish LIU as a leader among the nation’s most respected universities. Visit liu.edu for more information.

Posted 09/24/2014

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