Manhattan College Welcomes 17 New Full-time Faculty Members

New tenure-track professors will join faculty in the Schools of Arts, Business, Education and Health, Engineering and Science.

With the start of the 2013-2014 academic year, Manhattan College welcomes 17 new full-time faculty members in the Schools of Arts, Business, Education and Health, Engineering and Science.

“We are fortunate to be in a position to recruit such a large, talented and accomplished group of new faculty this year,” said President Brennan O’Donnell, Ph.D. “Their varied expertise will strengthen our intellectual community and enhance our course offerings across all five schools of the College”

The new faculty include:

School of Arts

School of Business

School of Education and Health

School of Engineering

  • Iem Heng, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering
  • Elizabeth Lennon, assistant professor of chemical engineering
  • Jessica Wilson, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering

School of Science

  • Ankur Agrawal, assistant professor of computer science
  • Yelda Balkir, coordinator of Manhattan College’s forthcoming environmental science program and assistant professor of chemistry
  • John Regan, chair of the chemistry and biochemistry department and associate professor of chemistry