Members of the Endicott College faculty and staff are available to provide expert opinions and comments on news and current events. Please use this guide to find experts in your areas of interest.

To arrange for an interview with these experts, please contact: Joanne Waldner, Assistant to the President (978) 232-2013; or Carol Raiche, Director of Communications (978) 232-2068;


Academic or educational technology topics including: instructional multimediaKent Barclay

Alcohol and Other Drug Use & Abuse, Sexual Assault, Dating/Domestic Violence, Eating Disorders and Body Image, Trauma, and General Mental Health.Lindsey Shrayer

American and International politics, human rights, and oral history.Dr. Michael Kilburn

American religionDr. Charlotte Gordon

And 18th and 19th century British. women's literature.Dr. Charlotte Gordon

And fisheries management.William Kelly

And leadership.Richard Weissman

Anne BradstreetDr. Charlotte Gordon

Assessment practicesDr. Anthony Pastelis

Business Law: State and Federal Aquaculture Law, Aquaculture Regulation, Aquaculture Policy and Open Ocean Aquaculture in the US Exclusive Economic Zone.Kenneth Riaf

Campus environmental actionSarah Hammond Creighton

Career counseling and servicesDale McLennan

Child and adolescent development issuesDr. Malcolm Patterson

Classroom managementDr. Malcolm Patterson

Coastal New England salt marshesDr. Abigail Bottome

Computer Aided Architectural Modeling and RenderingAndrew Brody

Computers.Robert Chambers

Contemporary art/artistCynthia Roberts

Crime victimization, domestic violence, child abuse, domestic homicide, criminal offending, police community relations and liability, restraining orders and crime victims' rightsRobert Jerin

Crisis intervention planningDr. Malcolm Patterson

Critical Infrastructure protectionWilliam Kelly

Culinary arts, food, emerging food trendsBrendan Cronin

Current trends in hospitality.Dr. William Samenfink

Curriculum frameworksDr. Malcolm Patterson

Customer serviceRichard Weissman

Diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders, social science rereplach methodology, statistical analysis, and placebo effectsDr. John Kelley

Early American history and literature, particularly Salem, Beverly, and BostonDr. Charlotte Gordon

EconomicsRobert Chambers

Education reform including school choice, charter schools and merit pay for teachersDr. Anthony Pastelis

Electronic Workflow in the Design Studio.Andrew Brody

Energy and the environmentSarah Hammond Creighton

Energy efficiencySarah Hammond Creighton

Environmental actionSarah Hammond Creighton

Environmentally related issues such as global climate changeDr. Mari Butler

Experiential education.Dr. Abigail Bottome

Financial aidMarcia Toomey

Food and beverageDr. William Samenfink

Generalist in many of the fields of communication including: journalism, media effects, media and politics, new media technologiesDr. Laurel Hellerstein

Green buildingsSarah Hammond Creighton

Homeland SecurityWilliam Kelly

HospitalityDr. William Samenfink

HotelsDr. William Samenfink

Integrating technology into K-12 Dr. Anthony Pastelis

International business and every country in AsiaDr. Aron Viner

International travel, event planning, weddings, hospitality, food and beverage - international beers, fine dining, restaurant and kitchen design, dining etiquette, Belgium, EuropePatrick Cornelissen

Internship, experiential learningCherie Lynch

Jewish/Islamic/Christian relationsDr. Charlotte Gordon

LNG tanker safety and securityWilliam Kelly

Laptop programs.Kent Barclay

Library sciencesBrian Courtemanche

Lifelong learningDr. Abigail Bottome

Maritime Homeland SecurityWilliam Kelly

Maritime PolicyWilliam Kelly

Mary ShelleyDr. Charlotte Gordon

Mary WollstonecraftDr. Charlotte Gordon

Middle schoolsDr. Malcolm Patterson

Mindfulness, stress reduction, treatment of depression, PTSD, Anxiety disorders, adult ADHDRodeena Porter

Mosquito issuesDr. Mari Butler

MusicDr. Brian Fitzpatrick

NegotiationRichard Weissman

Non-fiction creative writingDr. Abigail Bottome

Non-fiction writingDr. Charlotte Gordon

Oceanography.Dr. Mari Butler

Operations managementRichard Weissman

Performing ArtsRebecca Kenneally

Pesticide useDr. Mari Butler

PhilanthropyDavid Vigneron

Philosophy and sport (issues of cheating, performance enhancing drugs, competition, play as connected as well as opposed to sport), new models of teaching physical education, teaching PE to autistic children, Endicott College's Oratory Society (academic debate, public speaking, and Model United Nations)Dr. Richard Nastasi

Pre-service teacher educationDr. Anthony Pastelis

Pregnancy and childbirth, adolescent pregnancy, dating violence, infant and child growth and development, breastfeeding, pediatrics, community health, and simulation technology in nurse educationLisa Courcy

Public education (especially Massachusetts) including: school organization and financeDr. Malcolm Patterson

Quality systemsRichard Weissman

RecyclingSarah Hammond Creighton

RestaurantsDr. William Samenfink

School and district accountabilityDr. Malcolm Patterson

School reformDr. Malcolm Patterson

School securityDr. Malcolm Patterson

Smart classroomsKent Barclay

Social media, higher education in social media, social media marketing, internet marketing, external communications, online community building, public relations, media relationsErin (Dougherty) Hatch

Special education: funding issues, school responsibilities, IEPs, program placement, parent/student rights, and child advocacyDr. Malcolm Patterson

Stem cell biology, Comparative physiology, focusing on hematology, immunology, endocrinology and reproduction, BioethicsDr. Bram Lutton

Student bullyingDr. Malcolm Patterson

Student learning styles & instructional methodsDr. Malcolm Patterson

Student performance and assessment (MCAS)Dr. Malcolm Patterson

Supply chain managementRichard Weissman

SustainabilitySarah Hammond Creighton

Teacher preparation, licensure, and testingDr. Malcolm Patterson

TeachingDr. Anthony Pastelis

Technology innovation, emerging technologies, informatics, computer science, information science, disruptive technologies, management of innovationDr. Michael Paige

The BibleDr. Charlotte Gordon

The Middle EastDr. Charlotte Gordon

The educational change processDr. Anthony Pastelis

Tourism and travelDr. William Samenfink

US/Mexico relationsDr. Sergio Inestrosa

ViolenceDr. Malcolm Patterson

Web portals and learning management systemsKent Barclay

Women in the BibleDr. Charlotte Gordon

Women writersDr. Charlotte Gordon