Faculty and Staff

Social Sciences and Human Services

Faculty and Staff

Division DeanAdministrative Associate
Dr. Jonathan Dryden
Ext. 4730, Room IL 111I
Patricia Ferritto
Ext. 7225, Room IL 111
Staff/Office AssistantsStaff Associate
Briana Vargo
Extension 7588, Room IL 111

Tula Ramos
Ext. 7583, Room IL 111
Emily Szilágyi
Ext. 7769, Room IL 111
Criminal JusticeEarly Childhood Education
James McManus
Ext. 7164, Room IL 111K
Kathleen Head, Ed.D.
Ext. 7167, Room IL 111L
C. Lucy Malakar
Ext. 7411, Room IL 211L
George Vourlojianis, Ph.D. 
Ext. 7165, Room IL 211O
History/GeographyHuman Services/Social Work
Valerie McGowan-Doyle, Ph.D.
Ext. 4738, Room IL 211N
Jennifer Kukis
Ext. 7419, Room IL 211D
Police Academy
Paul Graupmann
Ext. 7265, Room IL 111A
Aimee Dickinson
Ext. 7876, Room IL 211F

Michelle Foust, Ph.D.
Ext. 7377, Room IL 111B

Eulalio Gonzalez, Ph.D.
Ext. 7235, Room IL 111C
Vincent Granito, Ph.D.
Ext. 4707, Room IL 211J

James Jordan
Ext. 7878, Room IL 211K

Kwaku Obosu-Mensah, Ph.D.
Ext. 7166, Room IL 211G
Teacher EducationPolitical Science/Public
Administration/Urban Studies
Aldena Harris, Ph.D.
Ext. 4708, Room IL 211C
Henry Patterson
Ext. 7877, Room IL 211M
Children's Learning CenterEmeritus Faculty
Michele Henes
Ext. 7034, Room CH 119

Jenifer Gosses
Ext. 7687, Room CH 114
Ralph Bishop

Mark McKinley, Ed.D.
Ext. 7233, Room PS 106C 
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Dorinda Masters
Ext. 7237, Room IL 111J


Nursing Accreditation Visit

LCCC will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its Licensed Practical nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). You are invited to meet the site visit team and share your comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled at 2 p.m. on September 28, 2016 at Lorain County Community College, in HS 139.

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