Meet Our Faculty
Scranton’s professors will exceed your highest expectations. Our accomplished teachers and scholars engage in research and scholarly work that is characteristic of the learning environment on campus. With an average class size of 21 and a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1, your professors get to know you and you get to know them.
Eighty-eight percent of faculty members hold doctoral degrees and 68% are tenured. Members of the faculty hold degrees from 289 different universities in 25 countries on five continents.
Our professors are outstanding educators. They stay well-informed through research and scholarship that advance their field and enhance the value of your Scranton education. Since 2005, our professors have authored 165 books, 1,428 articles and 443 book articles and chapters, and have made 335 presentations at national and international conferences.
Dr. Paul Datti, Counseling and Human Services
Dr. Dan Haggerty, Philosophy
Dr. Michael Jenkins, Criminal Justice and Sociology
Dr. Rick Klonoski, Philosophy
Dr. Joseph Kraus, English
Dr. John Norcross, Psychology
Dr. Rose Sebastianelli, Operations and Information Management
Dr. Marc Seid, Biology
Atty. Melissa Wright, Entrepreneurship
I have had the opportunity to learn from professors who are so incredibly knowledgeable and immersed in their fields. I'm genuinely excited to go to my classes, even at 8 a.m. on a Monday morning.
Mackenzie Thompson '17