SAINT LEO – Saint Leo University announced it recently awarded tenure to 12 members of its faculty, as listed below. Where indicated, the faculty members are based from a teaching location away from University Campus in Pasco County, which serves as the headquarters.
Elisabeth Aiken, PhD, assistant professor of English
Victoria Anyikwa, PhD, associate professor of social work
Holly Atkins, PhD, assistant professor of education
Laura Ault, PhD, associate professor of psychology, Gainesville, FL
Darin Bell, PhD, assistant professor of chemistry
Pamela Lee, PhD, assistant professor of management, Chesapeake, VA
Eileen O’Brien, PhD, associate professor of sociology, Virginia
Nancy Ryan, PhD, associate professor of education, Gainesville, FL
Rick Scott, PhD, assistant professor of finance
Cynthia Selph, PhD, assistant professor of music
Marcela van Olphen, PhD, associate professor of Spanish and Portuguese
Shawn Weatherford, PhD, assistant professor of physics
About Saint Leo University
Saint Leo University is a regionally accredited, liberal-arts-based institution known for an inclusive Catholic heritage, enduring values, and a capacity for innovation. The school was chartered in 1889 by Catholic Benedictine monks in rural Pasco County, FL, making Saint Leo the first Catholic college in the state. Saint Leo provides access to education to people of all faiths, emphasizing the Benedictine philosophy of balanced growth of mind, body, and spirit.
The university welcomes learners from all generations and backgrounds, from civilian occupations and the armed forces, and from across the country and more than 60 nations around the world. Saint Leo’s nearly 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students may elect to study at the beautiful University Campus in Florida, at more than 40 teaching locations in seven states, or online from any location. The university’s degree programs range from the associate to the doctorate. Through these rich offerings, Saint Leo develops principled leaders for a challenging world.
Saint Leo University boasts nearly 80,000 alumni in all 50 states, Washington, DC, five U.S. territories, and 72 countries.