Department of Educational Development

School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies

222 Lawrence Center
John Kinslow, Chairperson

The Department of Educational Development is a cadre of University faculty who have specific and specialized administrative and/or teaching assignments at the University. While much of the assigned responsibility is to facilitate students' out-of-class learning and development, regular and non-classroom teaching are still included. Areas within the Department of Educational Development include Exploratory Studies academic advising, career advising, academic administration, tutoring, services for students with disabilities, and other articulated teaching and/or administrative assignments.


John A. Kinslow (1998)

Chairperson, Educational Development

Advisor, Exploratory Studies

B.A., Antioch University; M.Ed., Ph.D., Temple University

Martin Patwell (1994)

Director, Services for Students with Disabilities

B.A., Manhattan College; M.S., Marist College; Ed.D., Boston University

Associate Professor

Francis Atuahene (2009)

Director, Exploratory Studies

B.A., University of Ghana; M.A., M.P.A., Ph.D., Ohio University

Assistant Professors

John B. Craig (2016)

Director, Academic Development Program

B.S., Ed.M., Temple University; Ed.D., University of Pennsylvania

Tiffany E. Jones (2017)

B.A., Temple University; M.S., West Chester University; Ed.D., Widener University

Ann Lieberman-Colgan (2007)

Assistant Director, Exploratory Studies

B.A., West Chester University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., River College; Ed.D., Gratz College

Jocelyn A. Manigo (2018)

B.A., Swarthmore College; M.Ed., Ed.D., Widener University

Marie Wilcom Bunner (2016)

B.S., M.Ed., University of Pittsburgh; Ed.D., Saint Joseph's University


I. Bruce Norris (1986)

Director, Professional Studies Program

B.S., West Chester University; M.A., University of Maryland