COVID-19 Response

Duquesne University COVID-19 Master Planning Team Task Forces

Health and Safety Protocols
Chair: David Dausey, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

  • Fevzi Akinci, Dean, John G. Rangos Sr. School of Health Science
  • James Drennen, Interim Dean, School of Pharmacy
  • Mary Ellen Glasgow, Dean, School of Nursing
  • John Kauffman, Dean, College of Medicine
  • Shayaan Meyers, Assistant Director for Student Orientation, Duquesne Law Student
  • Dessa Mrvos, Director, Health Service
  • Sharon Oelschlager, Assistant Vice President for Student Life

 

Academic Affairs and Online Learning
Chair: David Dausey, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

  • Kathy Sekula, President, Duquesne University Faculty Senate
  • Kallie Crawford, President Student Government Association, Duquesne Law Student
  • Charles Bartel, Vice President for Information Technology
  • Kris Blair, Dean, McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
  • Brian Bolsinger, Director, Educational Technology
  • Joseph DeCrosta, Executive Director, Center for Global Engagement
  • Janie Marie Harden Fritz, Professor, Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies
  • Ellen Gawalt, Chair and Professor, Department of Chemistry
  • Kimberly Hoeritz, Assistant Provost for Academic Systems, University Registrar
  • Becky Kronk, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor, School of Nursing
  • Daria LaTorre, Associate Provost for Online Learning
  • Don Maue, Director, Center for Emerging and Innovative Media
  • Jeff Miller, Vice Provost
  • William Spangler, Associate Dean and Professor of ISM, School of Business
  • Sean T. Tierney, Senior Instructor, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Darlene Weaver, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

 

Faculty/Staff Re-Entry
Chair: John Plante, Vice President for University Advancement

  • Chuck Bartel, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
  • Annie Burrows, Faculty Senate President; Professor and Anna Rangos Rizakus Endowed Chair for Health Sciences and Ethics
  • Ryan Dawson, Senior Director & Deputy Title IX Coordinator
  • Rod Dobish, Associate VP and Chief Facilities Officer
  • Fr. Ray French, Vice President for Mission & Identity
  • Bill Generett, J.D., Vice President for Community Engagement
  • Joy Hopkins, Assistant to Vice President for University Advancement
  • Maryellen Kelly, Assistant Professor of Practice, Marketing and Management Department
  • Rita McCaffery, Administrative Assistant, Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies
  • Alan Seadler, Associate Provost for Research; Edward V. Fritzky Chair in Biotechnology Leadership; Director MS in Biotechnology Program
  • Mary Ellen Solomon, Chief of Staff and Associate Vice President
  • Darlene Weaver, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
  • Bob Woodside, Executive Director, Advancement Communications
  • Bill Zilcosky, Senior Director, Facility Services and Operations

 

Housing and Auxiliary Services
Chair: Douglas Frizzell, Vice President for Student Life

  • Michael Burke, Director, International Programing, Center for Global Engagement
  • Daniel Cangilla, Associate Director, Residence Life
  • Christopher Collins, Senior Associate Director, Residence Life
  • Amy Faber, Associate Vice President and Treasurer
  • Douglas Frizzell, Vice President for Student Life
  • Timothy Lewis, Director, Commuter Affairs
  • Linda Mihalic, Assistant Director, Maintenance Operation
  • Anne Mullarkey Sawa, Director, Student Conduct
  • Matthew North, Director, Institutional Research
  • Sharon Oeslchlager, Assistant Vice President, Residence Life
  • John Stauffer, Junior Student - Biology, Executive Vice President for Residence Hall Association
  • Bill Zilcosky, Senior Director, Facilities Services and Operations

 

Student Success
Chairs: Fr. Ray French, Vice President for Mission & Identity and Douglas Frizzell, Vice President for Student Life

  • Michael Burke, Director, Center for Global Engagement
  • Fr. Bill Christy, Director of Campus Ministry and University Chaplain
  • Kate DeLuca, Associate Dean for Student Affairs, School of Nursing
  • J.D. Douglas, Director, Undergraduate Education and Student Success
  • Ian Edwards, Assistant Vice President for Student Wellbeing & Director of Counseling Services
  • Todd Eicker, Director, Graduate Enrollment Services
  • Nicole Feldhues, Director, Center for Career Development
  • Timothy Lewis, Director, Commuter Affairs
  • Jeffrie Mallory, Assistant Vice President Diversity, Inclusion and Student Advancement
  • Dan Smolsky, Graduate Student - Law, Past Director of New Student Orientation
  • Sean Tierney, Senior Instructor, Mathematics & Computer Science
  • Adam Wasilko, Assistant Vice President for Student Involvement

 

Athletics
Chair: Dave Harper, Director of Athletics

  • Eric Anish, UPMC Team Physician
  • Karoly Bozan, Assistant Professor, School of Business
  • Sherene Brantley, Associate Athletic Director/Academic and Student Services/SWA
  • Rick Christensen, Associate Athletic Director/Administration and Compliance
  • Bryan Colonna, Associate Athletic Director/Development and Corporate Partnership
  • Amaya Hamilton/A10 SAAC Representatives
  • John Henderson, Associate Athletic Director/Sports Medicine and Performance
  • Megan Jahrling, Associate Athletic Director/External Relations
  • Dominic Nascimben/A10 SAAC Representatives
  • Amy Phelps, Faculty Athletics Representative
  • Mike Scerbo, Associate Athletic Director/Sports and Facilities Operations
  • Joseph Setting, Associate Athletic Director/Business

 

Finance and Budget
Chair: Matt Frist, Vice President for Finance and Business

  • Amy Faber, Associate Vice President & Treasurer
  • Russell Grunebach, Associate Vice President, Finance & Business
  • Raili Kiely, Assistant Vice President, Chief Planning & Budget Officer
  • Robert Kollar, Associate Professor of Practice (Accounting), School of Business
  • Chase Loper, Director, Shared Services

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