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Residential Faculty Mentors

The Residential Faculty Mentor (RFM) Program, co-sponsored by the Office of the First-Year Experience and Housing and Residence Life, aims to increase meaningful engagement between full-time faculty and first-year students in residence halls. Through co-curricular experiences and mentorship, the program supports the healthy transition of every student to the academic and social communities of the university so all new students understand how to be a contributing member to the classroom, live independently, and develop and sustain healthy relationships, mentorship, and campus engagement.

The bios and residence hall assignments for the 2021-2022 Residential Faculty Mentors can be found below. Click around to meet the faculty supporting you in your hall this year.

Butler Residence Hall

Mollye Demosthenidy, Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Associate Professor, Public Health

Ryan McBride, Administrative Associate Professor, English

Katie Russell, Senior Professor of Practice, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Josephine Louise Residence Hall

Leslie Geddes, Assistant Professor, Art History

Chloe Raub, Head of Archives and Special Collections, Newcomb Institute

Holly Flora, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs & Professor, Art History

Monroe Residence Hall

Marie Dahleh, Associate Dean for Strategic Innovation and Program Development & Senior Professor of Practice, Mathematics

Elizabeth Kalos-Kaplan, Director of Freshman Writing & Professor of Practice, English

Amy George, Senior Professor of Practice, Spanish and Portuguese

F. Thomas Luongo, Associate Professor, History

Sharp Residence Hall

Jimmy Huck, Administrative Associate Professor, Latin American Studies

Brooke Grant, Senior Professor of Practice, Teacher Preparation & Certification

Brittany Kennedy, Senior Professor of Practice, Spanish & Portuguese

Roberto Nicosia, Professor of Practice, Italian

John (Ray) Proctor, Assistant Professor, Theatre (Supporting Paterson Hall first-year students)

 

Warren Residence Hall

Megwen May Loveless, Director, Portuguese Basic Language Program & Senior Professor of Practice, Spanish and Portuguese

Katelyn Black, Professor of Practice, Neuroscience