Manhattanville College is an independent, co-educational liberal arts institution whose mission is to prepare students, through rigorous academic and co-curricular programs, for ethically and socially responsible service and leadership within a global community. Located just 30 minutes from New York City, Manhattanville serves 1,700 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate students from 66 countries and 33 states. Founded in 1841, the College offers more than 50 undergraduate areas of study in the arts and sciences and offers graduate programs in Education, Business, Writing, Liberal Studies, and Continuing Education.
Amy Bass, PhD
Professor, Sport Studies
An expert in sport, culture, and politics.
Identity Politics Racial Politics Politics Sports Culture Return of sports after quarantine African American History and Culture
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Expert in student mental health, anxiety, depression, relationships, trauma, women's issues, and behavioral difficulties.
Coping With Quarantine Student Mental Health Mental Health Coping With COVID-19
Professor Emeritus, Economics, Finance, and Management
Focused on issues of poverty, federal tax policy, and redistributive programs such as food stamps.
Economic Policy Federal Tax Policy Issues Of Poverty Redistributive Programs Economics COVID-19 and the economy
Alison Carson, Ph.D.
Associate Provost for Academic Innovation and Design Thinking
Alison Carson focuses on developing problem-solving techniques through thoughtful, creative and empathetic leadership.
Immigration and Acculturation Communities of Practice and Situated Learning Cultural Psychology Culture Learning
Victoria Fantozzi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Childhood Education/Early Childhood Education
Prof. Fantozzi is experienced in the field of Early Childhood education, researching developmentally appropriate technology use.
Teaching Remotely Enrichment Programs Curriculum Design Early Childhood Education Social Studies Childhood Literacy Teaching & Learning Technologies
Orhan Hakli, DNP, FNP-C
Orhan has worked in various areas of health care: medical surgical nursing, cardiology, geriatrics, wound care, hyperbaric medicine & more
Infectious Diseases Primary Care Geriatrics Medical Surgical Nursing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Nurse Education Education Nurse Practitioner Food Service Safety Cardiology Wound Care Hyperbaric Medicine
Christopher J. Pappas, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of Laboratory Safety, Biology
An expert in Borrelia burgdorferi, the etiologic agent of Lyme disease.
Lab Safety / OSHA Regulations Lyme Disease Ticks and Tick Borne Diseases Leptospirosis
Steffi Shook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Communication and Media
An expert in video games, film, media, social media, gender and sexuality, and media representation.
Fandom during quarantine Gender and Sexuality Film Video Games Media Media Representation
Debra Simons, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences
Fellow, New York Academy of Medicine
COVID-19 Effects on Seniors COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Higher Education Nursing Health Science Mental and Emotional Health Advising
Nancy Eveleth Todd, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology and Environmental Studies
Dr. Todd is a professor of biology and chairwoman of the environmental studies program.
Evolutionary Biology The Living World Environmental Ecology Quarantine's Effects on Environment Virtual Collaboration