faculty and staff Our faculty members are experienced teachers and respected scholars in their fields. The Social Sciences Department prides itself on maintaining open and engaging faculty-student relationships. They're dedicated to helping you put together a program to meet your needs.

Core Faculty

Alexander Vari , Ph.D., Chair

vari@marywood.edu
Associate Professor of History
-European history, Latin American history, urban studies

Jeffrey Clutter

jclutter@marywood.edu
Instructor
-Crime prevention, Geography of Crime, Crime and Place, Police Effectiveness, and Criminology.

Thomas Jackson , J.D., Ph.D.

jacksont@marywood.edu
Professor of Political Science
-Political science, constitutional law, pre-law

Hannarae Lee , Ph.D.

hnrlee@marywood.edu
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
-Criminology, White-collar/Corporate Crime, Cyber-Security

Patrick Seffrin , Ph.D.

seffrin@marywood.edu
Associate Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice
-Criminology, criminal justice, sociology

Adam Shprintzen , Ph.D.

shprintzen@marywood.edu
Assistant Professor
-Urban History, Labor History, Environmental History (Passed with distinction)