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Dr. Mary Feeney

What a PhD in Human Development did for

Dr. Mary Feeney

Position: Assistant Professor in Nutrition/Dietetics and Sports Nutrition at Mansfield University

Dissertation Topic: Relationship of Body Image, Perceived Stigma, and Body Mass Index in Individuals Living with HIV/AIDS

Education:
  • BS in Sports Nutrition from Mansfield University
  • BS in Psychology, Mansfield University
  • BS in Nutrition/Dietetics, Mansfield University
  • MS in Sports Nutrition & Exercise Science, Marywood University
  • Ph.D. in Human Development with a Concentration in Health Promotion, Marywood University

Prior to joining Mansfield, Dr. Feeney worked for The Wright Center in Scranton, PA as a Clinical Dietitian-Nutritionist.


Awards and Acknowledgements

Edward P. Syron, Ph.D. has been profiled by the Greater Ohio Healthcare Leaders' Forum.

Christopher W. O'Brien, MS, ATC was selected as the recipient of the Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association (EATA) 2007 Francis J .George Scholarship Award. This award is given to the most outstanding doctoral student who is a member of the EATA.

Patricia Miller, Ph.D. was named the Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Chair Award for Distinguished Faculty Service at Keystone College

Brian Mauro was the recipient of the Grady Roberts Graduate Student Writing Award for an abbreviated version of the paper, Can Social Norming Theory Be Applied to Change Student Behavior?, derived from his Qualifying Paper.

Sample Employment Settings of Alumni

  • Kristine Bewick, Ph.D. - Wilkes University (faculty)
  • Trudy Coleman, Ph.D. - Northeast Regional Cancer Institute (epidemiologist)
  • Pat Dunleavy, Ph.D. - Marywood University (human resources)
  • Debra Fetherman, Ph.D. - University of Scranton (director of community health education)
  • Sonji Lee, Ph.D. - Keystone College (faculty)
  • Jeff Leitzel, Ph.D. - Bloomsburg University (faculty)
  • Jill Murray, Ph.D. - Lackawanna College (academic vice president)
  • Stephen Pugliese, Ph.D. - Immaculata University (vice president for student development and engagement)
  • Lia Richards-Palmiter, Ph.D. - Marywood University (diversity office)
  • Thomas Quinn, Ph.D. - Abington Heights School District (assistant superintendent)
  • Cherie Roberts, Ph.D. - Bloomsburg University (faculty)
  • Heather Shanks-McElroy, Ph.D. - Keystone College (faculty)
  • Ann Way, Ph.D. - Tunkhannock Area School District (assistant superintendent)

 

For more information, contact the Ph.D. Program Director's Office at (570) 348-6279.