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Division of Liberal Studies Administration

Division of Liberal Studies Leadership

Chae SweetChae E. Sweet

Dean of Liberal Studies
B.A., Rutgers University
M.F.A., New School University
Ed.D., Grambling State University
Office: BR-21I, 215-751-8768
Email:

Lisa Sanders

Assistant Dean, Liberal Studies
B.A., St. Joseph's University
M.A., Temple University
Ph.D., Temple University
Office: BR-21J, 215-751-8930
Email:

Liberal Studies Administrative Team

Nicole Battle-WalkerNichole Battle-Walker

Assistant to the Dean
Technical Craft Specialist
A.A.S., Madison College
Office: BR-21, 215-751-8768
Email:

Rosetta E. RobinsonRosetta E. Robinson

Administrative Support Specialist
A.B.A., Pierce College
B.A., Eastern University
Office: BR-21H, 215-751-8770
Email:

Liberal Studies Departments

Architecture, Design and Construction

David Bertram

David Bertram, Department Head and Assistant Professor
B.F.A., The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art, N.Y., N.Y.
M.Arch & M.S.Arch, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & Virginia State University
Office: W2-1F, 215-751-8771
Email:

Art

Sarah Iepson

Sarah Iepson, Department Head and Professor of Art History
B.A., Wayne State University
M.A., Temple University
Ph.D., Temple University
Office: BR-21C, 215-751-8772
Email:

English

Myla Morris-Skeiker

Myla Morris-Skeiker, Department Head and Associate Professor
B.A., Pennsylvania State University
M.A., University of South Florida
Ph.D., Temple University
Office: BR-21B, 215-751-8867
Email: 



Amy LewisAmy Lewis
Associate Chair and Associate Professor of English
B.F.A., New York University
M.A., Saint Joseph's University
PH.D., Temple University
Office: BR-21A, 215-751-8490
Email:

World Languages

Massimo Musumeci

Massimo Musumeci, Department Head and Assistant Professor
B.A., St. Joseph’s University
M.A., Temple University
Office: BR-23A, 215-751-8630
Email:



History, Philosophy and Religious Studies

Osvil

Osvil Acosta-Morales, Department Head
Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of Miami
M.A., University of Miami
Office: BR-21G, 215-751-8655
Email:

Music

Paul Geissinger

Paul Geissinger, Department Head and Assistant Professor
B.A., Temple University
M.A., Temple University
Office: M2-11, 215-751-8915
Email:

Photographic Imaging

Kara CrombieDepartment Head and Associate Professor of Photographic Imaging 
B.A., University of Pittsburgh
M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology
Office: B1-03, 215-751-8325
Email: 

Psychology, Education and Human Services

Francesca DiRosa, Department Head
Assistant Professor of Behavioral Health/Human Services
B.A., University of Pennsylvania 
M.S., University of Pennsylvania 
Ph.D., Temple University
Office: BR-21F, 215-751-8448
Email:

Social Science

Faye Allard

Faye Allard, Department Head
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Oxford, United Kingdom
M.A., University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Office: BR-21D, 215-751-8598
Email:

Liberal Studies Support Staff

Jackie JenkinsJackie Jenkins

Administrative Assistant II
Department Support for: English & World Languages
Office: BR-21, 215-751-8450
Email:

 Evette Moore

Administrative Assistant II
Department Support for: Psychology, Education and Human Services, Photographic Imaging, History, Philosophy and Religious Studies
A.A., Community College of Philadelphia
Office: BR-21, 215-751-8451
Email:

Tammy BettersonTammy Betterson

Office Administrative Associate
Department Support for: The Assistant Dean, Social Science, Art, Music, Architecture, Design and Construction
A.A., Community College of Philadelphia
B.A., Temple University
Office: BR-21, 215-751-8771
Email: