The mission of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies is to enhance, expand, and enrich learning opportunities in education through student-centered operations. By maintaining strong partnerships with other UNE colleges, CGPS is best able to utilize UNE faculty expertise while maintaining a strong student focus. Our dedicated education faculty may have appointments in other UNE colleges, be affiliated with other respected institutions, or be expert practitioners in the field.

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Academic Administration

  • Erin Connor

    Erin L. Connor, Ph.D.

    Director, Graduate Programs in Education
    (207) 221-4962 | econnor@une.edu
    Innovation Hall

    Education

    Ph.D. University of Southern Maine
    M.S.Ed. Harvard Graduate School of Education
    B.A. Swarthmore College

    Expertise

    Decision-making through Consensus
    Shared Leadership Models in Schools
    Education Policy and Leadership

    Research Interests

    Experiences of Maine high school graduates who require remediation as part of their post-secondary studies.
  • Brianna Bates Parsons

    Brianna Bates Parsons, Ed.D.

    Assistant Director, Education Curriculum & Research
    (207) 221-4962 | bparsons4@une.edu
    Innovation Hall

    Education

    Ed.D. Northeastern University
    M.P.W. Chatham University
    B.A. University of Maine, Orono

    Expertise

    Motivational Theory
    Academic and social integration with emphasis on first-generation low-income students
    Non-traditional students and the role of gender with regard to academic persistence

  • Monique Roy, Assistant Program Manager - Graduate Programs in Education, UNE Online

    Monique Roy

    Assistant Director, Graduate Programs in Education
    (207) 221-4793 | mroy20@une.edu
    Innovation Hall

    Education

    CAGS University of Southern Maine
    M.A.  University of Southern Maine

    Expertise

    Adult Education/Human Resource Development
    Organizational Leadership

Staff

  • Lucille Smith

    Lucille Smith

    Staff Assistant
    (207) 221-4960 | lsmith@une.edu
    Innovation Hall

Adjunct Faculty

The list below appears in alphabetical order by last name. Click on the faculty name to view full biographical information.

  • Darren J. Akerman

    Darren J. Akerman, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | dakerman@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Ella Benson

    Ella Benson, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | ebenson2@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • William Boozang

    William Boozang, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | wboozang@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • David J. Cannan

    David J. Cannan, M.S.Ed.

    (207) 221-4960 | dcannan1@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Donald C. Cannan

    Donald C. Cannan, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | dcannan@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Michelle Collay

    Michelle Collay, Ph.D.

    (207) 602-2010 | mcollay@une.edu
    Decary Hall

  • Joanne Cooper

    Joanne Cooper, Ph.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | jcooper5@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Karen Deterding

    Karen Deterding, M.S.

    (207) 221-4960 | kdeterding@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Kathryn Iwanusa

    Kathryn Iwanusa, M.S.Ed.

    (207) 221-4960 | kiwanusa@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Bradford Jackson

    Bradford Jackson, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | bjackson@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Steven Klein

    Steven Klein, Ph.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | sklein2@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Andre A. Lawe

    Andre A. Lawe, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | alawe@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Anne Lovejoy

    Anne Lovejoy, M.S.Ed.

    (207) 221-4960 | alovejoy1@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Carolyn Marie Marcotte

    Carolyn Marie Marcotte, Ph.D.

    (207) 602-2242 | cmarcotte@une.edu
    Decary Hall 137

  • Steven Moskowitz

    Steven Moskowitz, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | smoskowitz@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Dave Murphy

    Dave Murphy, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | dmurphy@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Suzan Nelson

    Suzan Nelson, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | snelson11@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Marylin Newell

    Marylin Newell, Ph.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | mnewell@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Caroline Peinado

    Caroline Peinado, M.S.Ed

    (207) 221-4960 | cpeinado@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Sanford Prince

    Sanford Prince, MS

    (207) 221-4960 | sprince@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Chris Rohde

    Chris Rohde, J.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | crohde@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Andrew Ross, Ph.D.

    (207) 221-4960 |
    Off Campus

  • Grinell Smith

    Grinell Smith, Ph.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | gsmith10@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Cathy Stieg

    Cathy Stieg

    (207) 221-4960 | cjordan1@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Lee Anna Stirling

    Lee Anna Stirling, Ed.D.

    (207) 221-4960 | lstirling@une.edu
    Off Campus

  • Margaret Wallace

    Margaret Wallace, M.S.

    (207) 221-4960 | mwallace1@une.edu
    Off Campus

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