Faculty & Staff - Biology

The Department of Biology includes faculty and staff from Biology, Radiation Science, Radiation Therapy, and Medical Dosimetry. Our faculty and staff are here to help the Suffolk University community as a whole—students should contact their professors and administrators to address questions and concerns.

The department is located on the 7th floor of the Samia Academic Center. The office is open Mondays - Fridays 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. Contact us at the following number: 617-573-8246.

Full-Time Faculty

Lauren Nolfo-Clements
Professor & Department Chair

Atosa Ahmadi
Instructor

Peter R. Burn
Professor

Amanda Claes
Instructor and Clinical Coordinator for Radiation Science & Therapy

Arup Dey
Instructor

Eric De Waal
Instructor

Eric Dewar
Associate Professor

Eugenia Gold 
Assistant Professor 

Nadine Lysiak
Assistant Professor

Jessica Mak
Instructor and Radiation Science & Therapy Program Director

Jacky Nyamwanda
Instructor, Program Director Medical Dosimetry

Annette McGehee
Assistant Professor

Carl L. Merrill III
Associate Professor

Maghnus O'Seaghdha
Assistant Professor

Celeste N. Peterson
Associate Professor

Emeritus Professors

Bernice Martin
Associate Professor Emerita

Beatrice L. Snow
Professor Emerita

Thomas J.L. Trott
Associate Professor Emeritus

Part-Time Faculty

Part-time faculty may be reached at 617-573-8246. The part-time faculty office is located in the Samia Academic Center, Room 621.

Biology 

Julia Hincman-Francavilla
Lecturer

Radiation Science, Radiation Therapy & Medical Dosimetry

Mandar Bhagwat
Lecturer

Kathy Bruce
Senior Lecturer

Ryan Connolly
Lecturer 

Chris Cotter
Lecturer

Gwendolyn Deger
Lab Lecturer

Fred Hacker
Lecturer

Michael Kirk
Lecturer

Desmond O'Farrell
Lecturer

Jennifer Stinchfield
Lecturer

Veneta Tountcheva
Lecturer, PhD, RT(R)

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Physics

Melissa Muchmore
Administrative Services Manager
617-573-8663
Office: Samia Academic Center, 6th Floor

Ollie Brocard
Administrative Coordinator
617-573-8246
Office: Samia Academic Center, 7th Floor

Courtney Carrabino
Administrative Coordinator
617-573-8250
Office: Samia Academic Center, 8th Floor

Anita Cheung
Administrative Coordinator
617-223-4432
Office: Samia Academic Center, 5th Floor