Meet Our Faculty

Our faculty members want great things for you – and you'll sense that from the moment you start at UDM. Nearly 90 percent of our faculty hold a Ph.D. or terminal degree, and our student-faculty ratio is 14:1. What does this mean to you? It means you'll be working closely with accomplished, dedicated professionals whose first priority is teaching.

Gilbert Sunghera, S.J.
Associate Professor of Architecture

“You'll think about things you may never have thought of before about sacred architecture and public space.”
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Mary Parise, D.D.S.
Program Director, Advanced Education in General Dentistry

“If you can help a patient who has lived with missing or infected teeth for a long time, you will be deeply moved by seeing what a difference you can make.”
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Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff
Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

“You're going to take away, when you finish my class, the relevance that biochemistry has to your life.”
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Mitzi M. Saunders
Associate Professor, Nursing, Graduate Coordinator, Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

“In nursing, you need to be spot-on with medical knowledge. You can't wing it because it's life and death.”
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Gary Maveal
Professor of Law

“You will begin to see yourself as a lawyer and grow on both an intellectual and personal level.”
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Harold H. Greene Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology

“You will take away a 'questioning' mind and the ability to use appropriate research methods to get the answers you want.”
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