BHSEC Baltimore


Current Faculty

Victoria Bampoh
Faculty in Chemistry
B.Sc. Chemistry, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana; Diploma in Education, University of Cape Coast; M.Ph. Chemistry, University of Cape Coast; M.S. Chemistry, Syracuse University; Ph.D. Chemistry, Syracuse University

Christopher Batten
Adjunct Faculty in Visual Arts
Foundation Studies, Columbus College of Art and Design; B.F.A., Illustration, College for Creative Studies; M.F.A. in Painting, Leroy E. Hoffberger School of Painting(The Maryland Institute College of Art)

Ronnie Brown
Faculty in Mathematics
B.S., Industrial Engineering, Morgan State University; M.S., Environmental Sciences and Policy, Johns Hopkins University; ABD in Civil Engineering/STEM Education at Morgan State University

Benjamin Craig
Faculty in Literature
B.A., Philosophy, Sonoma State University; M.A. in Philosophy, Texas A&M Univeristy; Ph.D. in Philosophy, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Saul Cohen
Faculty in History
B.A., History, Queens College, City University of New York; J.D., Northeastern University School of Law 

Matt Croson
Dean of Studies, Faculty in History
B.A., Anthropology and Sociology, St. Mary’s College of Maryland; M.F.A. in Historic Preservation, Savannah College of Art and Design; Graduate Certificate in Curriculum and Design, School of Education, Johns Hopkins University

Arya Espahbodi
Faculty in Mathematics
B.A., Asia, America and Diasporic Studies, B.S. Applied Mathematics, College of William and Mary; M.Ed., Secondary Mathematics and Special Education, Lesley University

Matthew Flaherty
Adjunct Faculty in Literature
Ph.D. in English Literature, Johns Hopkins University

Francesca Gamber
Principal, Faculty in History
B.A., Afro-American Studies, Harvard University; Ph.D., Historical Studies, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Elisabeth Gambino
Faculty in the Visual Arts         
B.A., English, International Studies, and Studio Art, Hampshire College; M.F.A., Illustration, Savannah College of Art and Design; Professional Teaching Certificate, The Johns Hopkins University; Baltimore City Public School's High School Career Art Teacher of the Year in 2012 and Elementary Art Teacher of the Year in 2011

Kenneth Jarrett Goisovich
Faculty in Math and Learning Services Coordinator
B.A., Speech Communication, Kutztown University; M.S., Special Education: Mild to Moderate Learning Disabilities, The Johns Hopkins University

David Guba 
Faculty in History
B.A., History, Bucknell University; M.A., Intellectual History, Villanova University; ABD, Modern European History, Temple University

Emily Hayman
Faculty in Literature
B.A., Philosophy, Boston College; Ph.D., English Language and Literature, Columbia University in the City of New York 

Andrew Iacobucci
Faculty in Mathematics
B.A., German Studies/Global and International Studies, Bard College; M.Ed., Secondary Mathematics and Special Education, Lesley University;Teacher Certificate Secondary Mathematics

Sean Kennedy
Faculty in History
B.A., Philosophy and Religion, Washington College; M.A., History, Washington College

Victoria Klima
Faculty in Environmental Science
B.S., Marine Safety and Environmental Protection, Massachusetts Maritime Academy; M.S., Coastal Zone Management, NOVA Southeastern University

Richard Kurker
Faculty in Biology
BS, biochemistry, Providence College; PhD, biochemistry, University of Notre Dame

Yu-San Lai
Faculty in Chinese Language and Literature
B.A., English/Language Arts Teacher Education, National Chiayi University; M.A., East Asian Languages and Cultures Chinese Pedagogy, Indiana University Bloomington

Nelly Lambert
Faculty in Literature 
B.A., Comparative Literature, the University of Chicago; M.A., English Literature and Film Studies, Georgetown University; M.A., Western Philosophy and Great Books, Saint John's College Annapolis; American Association of University Women Dissertation Fellow; Ph.D., American Poetry, the Catholic University of America

Thomas Lavelle 
Faculty in Chinese Language and Literature
B.S., Public Administration, Point Park College; TESOL, Education, University of Birmingham (UK); M.F.A., Interactive Media, Staffordshire University; PBC Certification, Chinese Language, University of Maryland, College Park; Maryland Teaching Certificate - Chinese Language K-12  

Xinxuan Li
Faculty in Mathematics
BS, mathematics and applied mathematics and Bachelor of Management, marketing, Taiyuan University of Technology; MS, mathematics, University of West Florida; ABD, mathematics, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Grady MacPhee
Faculty in Composition
BA, political science, Haverford College

Chris Malec
Faculty in Physics 
B.S., Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Ph.D. in Condensed Matter Physics, Georgia Tech

Andrew McKelvy
Faculty in Spanish Language and Literature
B.A., Political Science, French, And Spanish, Grove City College; M.A., Translation (Spanish), Kent State University; Ph.D., Political Science, American University

Patrick Oray
Faculty in Literature 
Ph.D., American Studies, University of Iowa, Iowa City; M.A., American Studies, University of Iowa, Iowa City; B.A., English, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Laura M. Quijano (on leave for Spring 2018 semester)
Faculty in Spanish Language and Literature
B.A., Spanish, University of Mary Washington; M.A., Latin American Literatures and Cultures, University of Maryland—College Park; ABD in U.S. Latina/o and Latin American Literatures and Cultures at University of Maryland, College Park

Anne Schmitt
Special Educator
BFA, animation, Rhode Island School of Design; M.Ed, art education, Towson University

Matthew Woodle
Faculty in Technology and Design
B.A., interactive design and game development, Savannah College of Art and Design; AAS, visual communication, ITT Technical Institute; MA, interactive design and game development, Savannah College of Art and Design

Richard Zarou
Faculty in Music
B.A., Music in Composition, Shenandoah University; M.A., Music in Composition, Florida State University; Ph. D., Music in Composition, Florida State University