Academic Faculty

Salvatore Alaimo

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Indiana University

Office: 250C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6582
[email protected]

Dr. Alaimo's Curriculum Vitae

Neal Buckwalter

Associate Professor and Director of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program
Ph.D., Indiana University

Office: 248C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6583
[email protected]

Dr. Buckwalter's Curriculum Vitae

Raymond Higbea
Associate Professor; School of Community Leadership and Development Director; Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership Director
Ph.D., Western Michigan University

Office: 236C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6869 
[email protected]

Dr. Higbea's Curriculum Vitae

Mark Hoffman
Associate Professor
Associate Dean, College of Education and Community Innovation
Ph.D., Cleveland State University

Office: 460C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6587
[email protected]

Dr. Hoffman's Curriculum Vitae

Azfar Hussain

Azfar Hussain

Associate Professor and Director of the Professional Master of Arts in Social Innovation (PMASI) Program

Ph.D., Washington State University

Office: 230C DeVos Center

Phone: (616) 331-8172

[email protected]

Dr. Hussain's Curriculum Vitae 



Lara Jaskiewicz
Associate Professor and Director of the Master of Health Administration (MHA) Program
Ph.D., University of Illinois

Office: 228C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6580
[email protected]

Dr. Jaskiewicz's Curriculum Vitae

Richard Jelier
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Office: 252C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6578
[email protected]

Dr. Jelier's Curriculum Vitae

Priscilla Kimboko
Ph.D., Portland State University

Office: 232C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-7265
[email protected]

Dr. Kimboko's Curriculum Vitae

Donijo Robbins
Ph.D., Rutgers University

Office: 258C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6740
[email protected]

Dr. Robbins' Curriculum Vitae

Quincy Williams
Internship and Undergraduate Coordinator
MA, Lindenwood University

Office: 224C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-2362
[email protected]

Quincy Williams' Curriculum Vitae

Larry Warkoczeski, JD.
Affiliate Faculty
Executive in Residence
MHA, University of Michigan
JD., Valparaiso University School of Law

Office: 256C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6569
[email protected]

Dr. Warkoczeski's Curriculum Vitae

Michelle Wooddell
Assistant Professor 
Ph.D., Wayne State University

Office: 244C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6495
[email protected]

Dr. Wooddell's Curriculum Vitae

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