Graduate Faculty: Letter F

Fabian, Ellen S. Regular Member
B.A.,University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1973; M.A., 1980; Ph.D.,University of Maryland-College Park, 1988.
- Professor, Education: Counseling Psychology, School Psychology, and Counselor Education

Fagan, William F. Regular Member
B.A., University of Delaware, 1992; Ph.D., University of Washington, 1996
- Professor, Biological Sciences
- Professor, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation

Fahnestock, Jeanne D. Regular Member
B.A., University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1966; M.A., Indiana University-Bloomington, 1967; Ph.D., University of London, 1970.
- Professor Emerita, English Language and Literature

Falk, William W. Regular Member
B.A., North Texas State University, 1969; M.A.,1970; Ph.D., Texas A&M University-College Station, 1975.
- Professor Emeritus, Sociology
- Affiliate Professor, American Studies

Fallon, Daniel Regular Member
B.A., Antioch College, 1961; M.A., University of Virginia, 1963; Ph.D., 1965.
- Acting Director, International Programs
- Professor, International Programs

Falvey, Daniel E. Regular Member
B.S., North Dakota State University-Fargo, 1983; Ph.D.,University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1988.
- Professor, Chemistry
- Professor, Chemical Physics

Falvo, Joseph D. Regular Member
B.A., Loyola University, New Orleans, 1974; M.A., Catholic University of America, 1977; M.A., 1979; M.A.,Johns Hopkins University, 1984; Ph.D., 1986.
- Associate Professor, French Modern Studies
- Associate Professor, French Studies

Fang, Adriane Regular Member
M.F.A. Dance, George Mason University, 2009; B.A. Dance/Psychology, University of Wisconsin  Stevens Point, 1996.NYC: Wally Cardona, Gwen Welliver, Ronald K. Brown, Christian Canciani, Kevin Wynn, Jackie Villamil, Jan Miller, Cherylyn Lavagnino
- Assistant Professor, Dance

Fanning, Delvin S. Regular Member
B.S., Cornell University, 1954; M.S., 1959; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1964.
- Professor Emeritus, Environmental Science and Technology

Faraj, Samer Regular Member
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1980; M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1982; Ph.D., Boston University, 1998.
- Associate Professor, Business and Management

Farman, Jason Regular Member
B.A., Westmont College, 2000; M.A., Claremont Graduate University, 2002; Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles, 2006.
- Assistant Professor, American Studies

Farquhar, James Regular Member
B.S., Washington and Lee University, 1987; M.S., University of Chicago, 1990; Ph.D., University of Alberta, 1995.
- Professor, Geology

Farvardin, Nariman Regular Member
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1979; M.S., 1980; Ph.D., 1983.
- Professor, Systems Research, Institute for

Fassinger, Ruth E. Regular Member
B.A., State University of New York-Fredonia, 1973; M.A., 1978; M.A., Ohio State University-Columbus, 1984; Ph.D., 1987.
- Professor Emeritus, Education: Counseling Psychology, School Psychology, and Counselor Education

Favero, Philip G. Regular Member
B.A., University of Montana, 1965; M.A., 1970; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1977.
- Associate Professor, Governmental Service, Institute for
- Associate Professor, Cooperative Extension Service

Favretto, Francine Adjunct Member
Ph.D., University of Maryland
- Director, Education: Human Development

Favretto, Francine Grace Adjunct Member
B.A., Hunter College, 1964; M.Ed., UMD, 1982; Ph.D., UMD, 1990.
- Director, Young Children, Center for

Fay, Robert E. Regular Member
Ph.D. Statistics (1974), University of Chicago
- Research Professor, Survey Methodology
- University Affiliate, Survey Methodology

Fedderly, David Adjunct Member
M.E., Northwestern University
- Lecturer, Music

Fei, Yingwei Adjunct Member
B.S., Zhejiang University, 1982; Ph.D., CUNY-Graduate Center, 1989.
- Adjunct Professor, Geology

Feinberg, Susan E. Regular Member
Bachelor of Science Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1987; Ph.D.,University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1996.
- Assistant Professor, Business and Management

Feitell, Merrill Beth Regular Member
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz, 1993; M.F.A., Columbia University, 2000.
- Assistant Professor, Creative Writing

Felbain, Leslie Regular Member
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1975.
- Affiliate Associate Professor, Jewish Studies
- Affiliate Associate Professor, Women's Studies
- Area Chair, Theatre
- Associate Professor, Theatre

Feldman, Naomi Regular Member
B.A., University of Chicago, 2003; Ph.D., Brown University, 2011
- Assistant Professor, Neuroscience and Cognitive Science
- Assistant Professor, Linguistics

Feldman, Robert H. Regular Member
B.A., City University of New York-Brooklyn College, 1964; M.A.,Pennsylvania State University-University Park, 1966; M.S., Syracuse University, 1972; Ph.D., 1974.
- Professor, Public Health: Master of Public Health--Behavioral and Community Health
- Affiliate Professor, Aging, Center on
- Professor, Public Health: Behavioral and Community Health Ph.D.

Feldstein, Mark Regular Member
B.A., Harvard, 1979; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2002
- Professor, Journalism

Felton, Gary Kent Regular Member
B.S., University of Maryland-College Park, 1976; M.S., 1981; Ph.D.,Texas A&M University-College Station, 1987.
- Associate Professor, Environmental Science and Technology

Felton, Julia Adjunct Member
B.A., Wellesley College, 2003; M.S., Vanderbilt, 2007; Ph.D., 2011
- Assistant Professor, Psychology

Felton, Julia W. Regular Member
B.A. Wellesley College, 2003 M.S. Vanderbilt University, 2007 Ph.D. Vanderbilt University, 2011
- University Affiliate, Joint Quantum Institute
- Co-Director, Joint Quantum Institute

Fenselau, Catherine C. Regular Member
A.B., Bryn Mawr College, 1961; Ph.D., Stanford University, 1965.
- Affiliate Professor, Engineering: Bioengineering
- Professor, Biological Sciences
- Professor, Biochemistry
- Professor, Chemistry

Fenster, Charles B. Regular Member
B.A.,Amherst College, 1979; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1988.
- Associate Professor, Biological Sciences
- Associate Professor, Plant Biology

Ferraro, Rosellina Regular Member
B.A., Cornell University, 1994; M.S., Cornell University, 1998.
- Lecturer, Business and Management

Feuer, Avital Regular Member
B.A., University of Winnipeg, 2002; M.A., Brandeis University, 2004; Ph.D. York University, 2007.
- Visiting Associate Professor, Jewish Studies

Fey, James T. Regular Member
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1962; M.S., 1963; Ph.D., Columbia University, 1968.
- Professor Emeritus, Education: Curriculum and Instruction
- Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

Fidelman, Carolyn Adjunct Member
B.A., University of Georgia, 1974; M.Ed., University of Georgia, 1978; M.Ed.,Harvard Graduate School of Education, 1988; Ph.D.,Boston College, 2007.
- University Affiliate, Education: Measurement, Statistics and Evaluation

Filiz Ozbay, Emel Regular Member
B.S., Bogazici University, 1998; M.A., Bogazici Univerity, 2000; M.Phil., Columbia University, 2004; Ph.D., Columbia University, 2007.
- Assistant Professor, Economics

Finch, Michael L. Regular Member
B.A., Lehigh University, 1973; M.B.A., Baylor University, 1988; Ph.D., University of Tennessee-Knoxville, 1994.
- Lecturer, Business and Management

Finch, Patricia R. Regular Member
B.A., St. Joseph College, 1969; M.Ed., Towson University, 1978; M.B.A.,Loyola College in Maryland, 1983.
- Agent, Cooperative Extension Service
- Agent, Extension Service Baltimore City

Findlater, Leah Regular Member
B.Sc., Computer Science, 2001; M.Sc., Computer Science, 2004; Ph.D., Computer Science, 2009.
- Assistant Professor, Library Science
- Assistant Professor, Human-Computer Interaction
- Assistant Professor, Information Management
- Assistant Professor, History/Library Science

Fink, Edward L. Regular Member
B.A., Columbia University, 1966; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1969; Ph.D., 1975.
- Professor, Communication
- Affiliate Professor, Sociology
- Distinguished Scholar-Teacher, Communication

Finkelstein, Barbara J. Regular Member
B.A., Barnard College, 1959;M.A., Columbia University-Teachers College, 1960; Ed.D., 1970.
- Affiliate Professor, American Studies
- Professor Emerita, Education: Policy Studies and Organizational Leadership

Finsterbusch, Kurt Regular Member
B.A., Princeton University, 1957; B.D.,Grace Theological Seminary, 1960; Ph.D., Columbia University, 1969.
- Professor, Sociology

Fischbach, Gerald F. Regular Member
B.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1964; M.Mus., University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1965; D.M.A., University of Iowa, 1972.
- Professor Emeritus, Music

Fisher, Dana Regular Member
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison 2001; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999; A.B., Princeton University, 1993
- Professor, Sociology

Fisher, John P. Regular Member
B.S., The Johns Hopkins University, 1995; M.S., University of Cincinnati, 1998; Ph.D., Rice University, 2002
- Associate Chair, Engineering: Bioengineering
- Affiliate Professor, Engineering: Chemical Engineering
- Professor, Engineering: Bioengineering

Fisher, Michael E. Regular Member
B.S., King's College-London, 1951; Ph.D., 1957; S.C.D., Yale University, 1987; Ph.D. Honoris Causa, Tel Aviv University, 1992.
- Distinguished University Professor Emeritus, Physics
- Regents Professor, University System of Maryland

Fisher, Thomas R. Regular Member
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1968; Ph.D., Duke University, 1975.
- Professor, Marine-Estuarine-Environmental Sciences

Fitzgerald, Caragh B. Regular Member
B.A., Bowdoin College, 1990; M.S., University of Maine at Orono, 1998.
- Agent, Cooperative Extension Service
- Agent, Extension Service Howard

Fitzpatrick, Matthew Regular Member
Ph.D. University of Tennessee, 2008
- Assistant Professor, Marine-Estuarine-Environmental Sciences

Fitzpatrick, Patrick M. Regular Member
B.A., Rutgers University-New Brunswick, 1966;Ph.D., 1971.
- Professor, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation
- Professor, Mathematics

Flatau, Alison Regular Member
B.S., University of Connecticut, 1978; M.S., University of Utah, 1985, Ph.D., 1990
- Professor, Engineering: Aerospace Engineering
- Affiliate Professor, Engineering: Materials Science and Engineering

Flatter, Charles H. Regular Member
B.A.,DePauw University, 1961; E.Ed., University of Toledo, 1965; Ed.D., University of Maryland-College Park, 1968.
- Associate Professor Emeritus, Education: Human Development

Fleming, Julius Regular Member
B.A. Tougaloo College, 2009; A.M. Univ. of Pennsylvania, 2011; PhD. 2014.
- Assistant Professor, English Language and Literature

Flieger, Verlyn B. Regular Member
B.A., George Washington University, 1955; M.A.,Catholic University of America, 1972; Ph.D., 1977.
- Professor Emerita, English Language and Literature

Florea, Liliana Regular Member
B.S. University of Bucharest, Romania, 1994; M.Sc. Penn State University, 1998; Ph.D. Penn State University, 2000.
- Affiliate Professor, Biological Sciences

Flynn, Adrianne Adjunct Member
B.A., Arizona State University,
- Lecturer, Journalism

Foecke, Timothy Adjunct Member
B.S., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1986; Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1991.
- University Affiliate, Engineering: Materials Science and Engineering

Fogle, David P. Regular Member
A.B., Princeton University, 1951; M.C.R.P., University of California-Berkeley, 1958.
- Professor Emeritus, Architecture

Forman, Barton Regular Member
B.S., University of Virginia, 1998; M.S., University of California at Berkeley, 1999; Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 2010
- Assistant Professor, Engineering: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Forni, Giovanni Regular Member
B.A. Universita di Bologna, Italy, 1988 Ph.D. Princeton University, 1993.
- Professor, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation
- Professor, Mathematics

Foster, Daniel Adjunct Member
B.M., Oberlin Conservatory; Artist Diploma, The Curtis Institute of Music
- Lecturer, Music

Foster, Jeffrey S. Regular Member
Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 2002
- Associate Professor, Computer Science
- Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS)

Fourkas, John T. Regular Member
Ph.D. Stanford University (1991)
- Professor, Chemical Physics
- Professor, Chemistry

Fourney, William L. Regular Member
B.S.A.E., West Virginia University, 1962; M.S., 1963; Ph.D., University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1966.
- Advisor, Engineering: Aerospace Engineering
- Professor, A. James Clark School of Engineering
- Associate Dean, A. James Clark School of Engineering
- Advisor, Graduate Certificate: Engineering
- Advisor, Engineering: Professional Master of Engineering

Foutz, Ying Natasha Regular Member
B.S., Fudan University-Shanghai, 1998; M.S., 2002; M.S., 2004, Ph.D., 2004, Cornell University.
- Assistant Professor, Business and Management

Fox, Emily W. Adjunct Member
B.A., St. John's College, 1978; M.S. Johns Hopkins University, 2001: Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2012
- University Affiliate, Education: Human Development

Fox, Nathan A. Regular Member
A.B., Williams College, 1970; Ph.D., Harvard University, 1975.
- Professor, Education: Human Development
- Affiliate Professor, Jewish Studies
- Chair, Education: Human Development
- Professor, Neuroscience and Cognitive Science

Fox-Rabinovitz, Michael Regular Member
Ph.D.; Moscow State University, M.S.; Moscow State University
- Senior Research Scientist, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation

Fox-Rabinovitz, Michael S. Adjunct Member
M.S. Moscow State University, 1959; Ph.D., World Meteorological Center, 1964.
- Senior Research Scientist, Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center

Fradkin, Robert A. Regular Member
B.A., Boston University, 1973; M.A., Indiana University-Bloomington, 1976; Ph.D.,1985.
- Assistant Professor, Asian and East European Languages and Cultures
- Assistant Professor, Asian and East European Languages and Cultures

Fraistat, Neil R. Regular Member
B.A., University of Connecticut-Storrs, 1974; M.A.,University of Pennsylvania, 1976; Ph.D., 1979.
- Professor, English Language and Literature

Francescato, Guido Regular Member
B.Arch.,University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1959; M.Arch., 1966.
- Professor Emeritus, Architecture

Frank, Howard Regular Member
B.S.,University of Miami, 1962; M.S., Northwestern University, 1964; Ph.D., 1965.
- Professor, Business and Management

Franklin, Jon Regular Member
B.S., University of Maryland, 1970
- Professor Emeritus, Journalism

Franklin, Manoj Regular Member
B.S., University of Kerala, 1984; M.S.,University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1990; Ph.D., 1993.
- Assistant Professor, Advanced Computer Studies, Institute for
- Associate Professor, Engineering: Electrical & Computer Engineering

Franklin, Michael J. Regular Member
B.S., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1983; M.S.E., Wang Institute of Graduate Studies, 1986; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1993.
- Associate Professor, Advanced Computer Studies, Institute for

Franks, Burleigh Don Regular Member
B.S.Ed., University of Arkansas-Fayetteville,1960; M.Ed., 1961; Ph.D., University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1967.
- Professor Emeritus, Kinesiology

Frebertshauser, Denise Elaine Regular Member
B.S.,University of Maryland-College Park, 1991; M.S., 1998.
- Agent, Extension Service Carroll
- Agent, Cooperative Extension Service

Fredericksen, Brenda Regular Member
Ph.D. University of Tennessee Health Science Center-1997
- Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

Frederik Meer, Laurie Regular Member
B.A., University of Virginia, 1990; B.A. Honors, University of Cape Town, 1993; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2006.
- Associate Professor, Theatre
- Affiliate Associate Professor, Women's Studies

Frederiksen, Elke P. Regular Member
B.A., University of Kiel, 1962; M.A., 1962; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1965; Ph.D.,University of Colorado-Boulder, 1973.
- Professor, German Literature and Language
- Affiliate Professor, Women's Studies

Freed, Eric Adjunct Member
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1990
- Adjunct Professor, Biological Sciences

Freedman, Morris Regular Member
B.A., City University of New York-City College, 1941; M.A., Columbia University, 1950; Ph.D., 1953.
- Professor Emeritus, English Language and Literature

Freeney, Maralita Adjunct Member

- Adjunct Professor, Library Science
- Adjunct Professor, History/Library Science

Freidenberg, Judith N. Regular Member
Ph.D. (1978), City University of New York - Graduate School & University Center; M.A. (1969), University of Buenos Aires
- Professor, Anthropology
- Affiliate Associate Professor, Jewish Studies
- Affiliate Associate Professor, American Studies
- Affiliate Professor, Aging, Center on
- Affiliate Professor, Women's Studies

Freidlin, Mark I. Regular Member
M.S., Moscow State University, 1959; Ph.D.,Steklov Mathematical Institute, 1962; Doctor, Moscow State University, 1970.
- Distinguished University Professor, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation
- Professor, Mathematics
- Distinguished University Professor, Mathematics
- Distinguished University Professor, Mathematical Statistics

Fretz, Thomas A. Regular Member
B.S., University of Maryland-College Park, 1964; M.S., University of Delaware, 1966; Ph.D., 1970.
- Dean, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
- Director, Maryland Cooperative Extension & Agricultural Experiment Station

Freund, David Regular Member
PhD, University of Michigan, 1999
- Associate Professor, History

Frias-Martinez, Vanessa Regular Member

- Assistant Professor, Library Science
- Assistant Professor, Information Management
- Assistant Professor, History/Library Science

Friedel, Robert D. Regular Member
B.A., Brown University, 1971; M.S., University of London,1972; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1977.
- Professor, History

Friedman, Michael Adjunct Member
B.A., Tufts University, 1992; M.A., University of Maryland, College Park, 2000; Ph.D., 2008.
- Research Assistant Professor, Kinesiology

Fries-Britt, Sharon LaVonne Regular Member
B.S., University of Maryland-College Park, 1981; M.A., Ohio State University-Columbus, 1983; Ph.D., University of Maryland-College Park, 1994.
- Associate Professor, Higher Education, Student Affairs and International Education Policy

Frisch, Andrea Regular Member
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988; Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 1996
- Associate Professor, French Studies
- Graduate Director, French Studies
- Associate Professor, French Modern Studies
- Affiliate Associate Professor, Comparative Literature
- Graduate Director, French Modern Studies

Frisch, Mathias Regular Member
BA University of California, Berkeley 1990; M.A., 1994; Ph.D., 1998.
- Professor, Philosophy

Froehlich, Jon Regular Member
Ph.D., University of Washington, 2011
- Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Froom, David Adjunct Member
B.M. University of California, Berkeley; M.M. University of Southern California; D.M.A. Columbia University
- Lecturer, Music

Fry, Gladys M. Regular Member
B.A., Howard University, 1952; M.A., 1954; Ph.D., Indiana University-Bloomington, 1967.
- Professor Emerita, English Language and Literature

Fry, James H. Regular Member
B.Mus., Southern Methodist University, 1971; M.Mus., 1974; Ph.D.,University of Rochester, 1977.
- Associate Professor, Music

Fryer, Craig S. Regular Member
B.S., Case Western University; MPH, University of Pittsburgh; DrPH, Columbia University
- Assistant Professor, Public Health: Master of Public Health--Behavioral and Community Health
- Assistant Professor, Public Health: Behavioral and Community Health Ph.D.

Fu, Chung C. Regular Member
B.S.,National Taiwan University, 1972; M.S., University of Maryland-College Park, 1975; Ph.D., 1982.
- Research Professor, Engineering: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fu, Michael C. Regular Member
S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985; S.M., 1985; S.M., Harvard University, 1986; Ph.D., 1989.
- Professor, Systems Research, Institute for
- Affiliate Professor, Engineering: Electrical & Computer Engineering
- Professor, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation
- Professor, Engineering: Systems Engineering
- Professor, Business and Management

Fuge, Mark Regular Member
B.S., Carnegie-Mellon University, 2009; M.S., Carnegie-Mellon University, 2009; Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 2014
- Assistant Professor, Engineering: Mechanical Engineering

Fuhrer, Michael Regular Member
(Currently at Monash University, Australia) Ph.D., Univ. of CA - Berkeley, 1998
- Research Professor, Physics

Fuller, Sarah Adjunct Member
B.M., Royal Conservatory of Music, M.M., Indiana University
- Lecturer, Music

Fullinwider, Robert K. Adjunct Member
B.A., University of Kentucky, 1964; M.A., Purdue University, 1967; Ph.D., 1970.
- Senior Research Scholar, Philosophy and Public Policy, Institute for

Fultz, Stanley W. Regular Member
B.S., Pennsylvania State University-University Park, 1982; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1984.
- Senior Agent, Cooperative Extension Service
- Senior Agent, Extension Service Frederick

Fushman, David Regular Member
Ph.D. Univ. of Kazan, 1985
- Professor, Chemical Physics
- Professor, Chemistry
- Associate Director, Biophysics
- Professor, Biochemistry

 

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