University of Saint Joseph
School of Health and Natural Sciences (SHNS)
1678 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117-2791
Raouf N. Boules, Ph.D.
Executive Administrative Assistant
Charles Morgan, Ph.D.
Director of the Graduate Program
Ellen Anderson, Ph.D.
Leonidas Jones, Ph.D.
Diane Dean, Ph.D.
Director of the Graduate Program
Ekaterina Lioutikova, Ph.D.
Theodora Sirota, Ph.D., APRN, CNL
Undergraduate Clinical Coordinator
Graduate Clinical Coordinator
Melissa J. Mokel, Ph.D., APRN-BC
Director, RN - BSN Program
Gina Reiners, Ph.D., APRN
Graduate Director of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Certificate Programs
Janet Knecht, Ph.D.
Director of Traditional Undergraduate and Accelerated Nursing Programs
Administrative Assistant, Graduate Studies Office
Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate Studies Office
Margery Lawrence, Ph.D., RD
Chair and Graduate Director, Nutrition and Public Health Department
Katie Martin, Ph.D.
Director of the Public Health Program
Director of the Dietetic Internship Program
Jocelyn Mullins, DVM, Ph.D., MPH
Assistant Professor, Public Health
Margot Zaharek-Girgasky, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Nutrition and Public Health
Meg E. Gaughan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Nutrition, Director of SNAP-ED
Melissa Brown, Ph.D., RD
Assistant Professor, Nutrition and Public Health
Michele Wolff, MPH
Program Coordinator, Public Health, Nutrition and Public Health Department
Administrative Assistant, Nutrition and Public Health
Carrie Walker, MPAS, MS, PA-C
Founding Director and Department Chair, Physician Assistant Studies
Timothy Ferrarotti, DHSc, PA-C, DFAAPA
Director of Didactic Education, Physician Assistant Studies
Ed Kavle, MD, FAAP
Founding Medical Director, Physician Assistant Studies
Rebecca Austin, MS, PA-C
Director of Clinical Education, Physician Assistant Studies
Administrative Assistant, Physician Assistant Studies
Irene Guttilla Reed, Ph.D.
The University of Saint Joseph, including the Gengras Center School and the School for Young Children, is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. and the State of Connecticut Office of Higher Education. The University of Saint Joseph prohibits discrimination against any persons on account of their race, color, religious creed, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, transgender status, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability, or physical disability), genetic information, homelessness, prior conviction of a crime, or any other characteristic protected by law, in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and employment practices (unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification related to employment).
Inquiries concerning the University’s non-discrimination policies may be referred to Deborah Spencer, Human Resources director /Title IX coordinator, telephone 860.231.5390 or email [email protected], or to the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 8th Floor, Five Post Office Square, Boston Mass 02109, telephone 617.289.0111, TDD 800.877.8339, fax 617.289.0150, or email [email protected]. More information.