College of Professional
Studies

As private, nonprofit institution, National University is dedicated to providing accessible, achievable education to adult learners — a mission supported by our distinguished faculty members.

Each faculty member brings their passion and expertise to the classroom, both on location or online, and provides unwavering support to students throughout their program. Because our professors and instructors are practitioners in their fields, students gain real-world, career-relevant skills that set them up for success in their current roles and future career endeavors.

College of Professional Studies

Dr. Nathan Adams

Associate Professor

Mr. Laith Al Any

Associate Faculty

Dr. Sara Ellen Amster

Associate Professor

Mr. Steven Arias

Associate Faculty

Dr. Esmaeil Atashpaz-Gargari

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ritika Bhawal

Associate Professor

Dr. Marie Boman-Davis

Associate Professor

Dr. Debra Bowen

Assistant Professor

Dr. Stephen Bowman

Associate Professor

Dr. Julia Buchanan

Associate Professor

Dr. Chun Chow

Associate Professor

Dr. Kenneth Christopher

Associate Professor

Ms. Melodie Daniels

Associate Faculty

Dr. Tracy Dawes

Associate Professor

Dr. Pradip Dey

Professor

Dr. Alba Diaz

Associate Professor

Dr. Joyce Ellis

Associate Professor

Brooks Ensign

Associate Faculty

Dr. Shawn Entrikin

Associate Faculty

Dirk Epperson

Associate Faculty

Dr. Juan Espana

Professor

Mrs. Jaime Estrada

Associate Faculty

Dr. Jovita Ezirim

Assistant Professor

Dr. Hope Farquharson

Associate Professor

Dr. Geeti Farrahi

Assistant Professor

Mr. Thomas Francl

Associate Faculty

Dr. Peilin Fu

Professor

Dr. Brian Gilliam

Assistant Professor

Dr. Nancy Golden

Associate Faculty

Dr. Jack Hamlin

Professor

Dr. Bryan Hance

Professor

Dr. Joann Harper

Associate Professor

Dr. Tina Ho

Associate Professor

Mrs. Jennifer Holt

Associate Faculty

Dr. James Jaurez

Associate Professor

Dr. Shatha Jawad

Associate Professor

Melanie Johnson

Assistant Professor

Dr. Lockford Jones

Associate Professor

Sylvia Jones

Assistant Professor

Jesse Kaestner

Associate Faculty

Dr. Sara Kelly

Professor

Irvin Kluth

Instructor

Dr. Mary Kracun

Professor

Katarzyna LaLicata

Associate Faculty

Mr. Saul Lankster

Associate Faculty

Kristine Ledesma

Assistant Professor

Dr. David Lemberg

Associate Faculty

Ms. Linda Macomber

Assistant Professor

Pamela Marsh

Assistant Professor

Dr. Damon Martin

Assistant Professor

Dr. Joseph Martin

Associate Professor

Dr. Mary Beth McCabe

Associate Professor

Melinda McLaughlin

Assistant Professor

Kristi Milostan

Associate Faculty

Dr. Wali Mondal

Professor

Ms. Eileen Nogueras

Assistant Professor

Dr. Alice Noquez

Associate Professor

Dr. Ponzio Oliverio

Associate Professor

Mrs. Christine Palos

Associate Faculty

Dr. Ricardo Parker

Associate Professor

Dr. Russell Parkman

Assistant Professor

Dr. Timothy Pettit

Associate Professor

Dr. Gina Piane

Professor

Dr. Michael Pickett

Associate Professor

Dr. Gabriel Pineda

Assistant Professor

Dr. Peggy Ranke

Assistant Professor

William Reid

Instructor

Dr. Mickie Schuerger

Assistant Professor

Dr. Farnaz Sharifrazi

Associate Professor

Maureen Sigafoos

Assistant Professor

Dr. Donna Small

Associate Professor

Dr. Alan Smith

Associate Faculty

Dr. Tyler Smith

Professor

Miss. Claudia Soriano

Associate Faculty

Dr. Cynthia Sytsma

Associate Professor

Mrs. Tammy Tade

Assistant Professor

Dr. Linda Takvorian

Assistant Professor

Ms. Tykeysha Thomas

Assistant Professor

Dr. Elena Todorova

Associate Professor

Dr. Bryan Tune

Professor

Dr. Steven Walker

Assistant Professor

Mr. Edward Warren

Associate Professor

Mrs. Donalee Waschak

Assistant Professor

Karen Wolaridge

Assistant Professor

Mrs. Cheryl Young

Assistant Professor

Dr. Lu Zhang

Professor

Dr. Tara Zolnikov

Associate Professor

Dr. Gary Zucca

Professor