Full-Time Faculty

Our full-time faculty members are those that teach courses required within the program on a regular basis and serve as academic advisers for current students.


Dr. Saran Stewart

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Associate Professor
Program Director, HESA
Global Education Director, Neag

Gentry 240D
Access pipelines and equity issues in higher education, comparative and international higher education, decolonizing methodologies, critical and inclusive pedagogies  

Dr. Milagros Castillo-MontoyaDr. Milagros Castillo-Montoya headshot

Assistant
Professor

Gentry 240A
Teaching diverse college students, college student learning, equity in higher education, qualitative research methods

Dr. Adam M. McCready

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Visiting Assistant
Professor

adam.mccready@uconn.edu
Gentry 240E
The college student experience, gendered climates in higher education, college men and masculinities, effects of racism on social media on college students of color.

Dr. H. Kenny Nienhusser

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Assistant
Professor

Gentry 240B
Higher education access of underserved adolescents, educational policy environment for undocumented and DACAmented students in relation to postsecondary education access