Faculty & Staff



Kendy M. Hess

Advisor, Minor in Business, Ethics, and Society
Brake-Smith Associate Professor in Social Philosophy and Ethics
Director, Ciocca Center for Business, Ethics, and Society
Email: khess@holycross.edu
Office: Smith 523 
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BES Team


Robert W. Baumann

Professor, Economics
BES Team Member
Email: rbaumann@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 520 
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Donald Brand

Professor, Political Science
BES Team Member
Email: dbrand@holycross.edu  
Office: Fenwick 310  Phone: 508-793-3402
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Gregory Burnep

Assistant Professor, Political Science
BES Team Member
Email: gburnep@holycross.edu
Office: Fenwick 328  Phone: 508-793-3016
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Steven DeSimone

Assistant Professor, Accounting
BES Team Member
Email: sdesimon@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 539  Phone: 508-793-3593
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Eric Ruggieri

Assistant Professor, Mathematics/Computer Science
BES Team Member
Email: eruggier@holycross.edu
Office: Swords 325 Phone: 508-793-2400
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Karen Teitel

Associate Professor, Accounting
Program Coordinator, Accounting Program
BES Team Member
Email: kteitel@holycross.edu  
Office: Stein 537  Phone: 508-793-2679
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Affiliated Faculty


Josep Alba-Salas

Professor, Spanish
Ph.D. Cornell University
Fields: Spanish and Romance Linguistics; Theoretical Syntax (Spanish, Italian, and Catalan); Second Language Acquisition; Applied Linguistics
Email: jalba@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 414 Phone: (508) 793-2539
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Laurie Ann Britt Smith

Director, Center for Writing
Ph.D. St. Louis University
Fields: Rhetoric, Social Justice, Composition Studies, Writing Across the Curriculum, Professional Writing, 19th Century American Literature, Humor Studies Literature
Email: lbrittsm@holycross.edu Phone: (508) 793-3681
Office: Dinand 210
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Loren R. Cass

Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., Brandeis University
Fields: International relations; comparative politics
Email: lcass@holycross.edu 
Office: Fenwick 309 PO Box: 115A Phone: 508-793-3683
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Matthew T. Eggemeier

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
Fields: modern and contemporary Christian theologies; political and liberation theologies; postmodern theology
Office: Fenwick 204 Phone: 508-793-3948
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Peter J. Fritz

Edward Bennett Williams Fellow, Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
FieldsCatholic systematic theology (especially the theology of Karl Rahner, SJ), modern Christian history, theological aesthetics, theology and visual art, critical responses to neoliberal capitalism
Email: pfritz@holycross.edu  
Office: Smith 434 Phone: 508-793-3501
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Germann Molz

Jennie Germann Molz

Professor, Sociology and Anthropology
Ph.D., Lancaster University
Fields: mobilities, cosmopolitanism, globalization, technology, travel and tourism, educational travel, critical hospitality studies
Office: Beaven 215 Phone: (508) 793-3596
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Karen V. Guth

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
Ph.D., University of Virginia
Fields: Christian social ethics, public and political theologies, feminist ethics and theologies
Office: Smith 430 Phone: 508-793-3359
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Alex Hindman

Assistant Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University
Fields: American Politics; U.S. Constitution; Separation of Powers; Public Law
Email: ahindman@holycross.edu
Office: Fenwick 301  PO Box: 49A Phone: 508-793-2598
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David Karmon

Professor, Visual Arts
Architectural Studies Advisor
Head of Art History Division
Urban Studies Advisor

Ph.D., Harvard University, M. Arch., Yale School of Architecture
Fields: Early modern art, architecture, and urbanism
Email: dkarmon@holycross.edu  
Office:  Fenwick 438    Phone:  508-793-2253
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Denis V. Kennedy

Associate Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Fields: International Relations theory, global governance, NGOs, humanitarianism
Email: dkennedy@holycross.edu 
Fenwick 303 PO Box 147A Phone: 508-793-3716
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Ja-Naé Duane

Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Lecturer
Phone: 508-793-3692
Email: jduane@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 129C





Victor A. Matheson

Professor, Economics and Accounting
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Fields: Sports Economics, Lotteries and Gambling, Forensic Economics, Environmental and Energy Economics
Email: vmatheso@holycross.edu  
Office: Stein 536    Phone:  508-793-2649
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Munya Bryn Munochiveyi

Associate Professor, History
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Fields: African Social & Economic History; Theory & Methodology in History; Development Studies
Email: mmunochi@holycross.edu
Office: O'Kane 387  Phone: 508-793-3654
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Allison Richardson

Professor of Practice, Economics and Accounting 
M.B.A., Bryant University
Office:  Stein 522A     Phone:  508-793-3725
Email: arichard@holycross.edu



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Mary M. Doyle Roche

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
Department Chair, Religious Studies

Ph.D., Boston College
Fields: Catholic moral theology and social teaching, Christian ethics, virtue ethics, bioethics, feminist ethics 
Email: mroche@holycross.edu  
Office: Smith 428 Phone: 508-793-2585
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Maria Rodrigues

Professor, Political Science
Department Chair, Political Science

Ph.D., Boston University
Fields: Environmental politics; Latin American politics
Email: mrodrigu@holycross.edu  
Fenwick 327 PO Box: 163A Phone: 508-793-3410
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Denise Schaeffer

Professor, Political Science 
Ph.D., Fordham University
Fields: History of political philosophy; philosophy and literature; feminist theory
Email: dschaeff@holycross.edu 
 Fenwick 307 PO Box: 49A Phone: 508-793-3403
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William E. Stempsey S.J.

Professor, Philosophy
M.D., State University of New York, Buffalo, Ph.D., Georgetown University
Fields: philosophy of medicine, medical ethics, moral philosophy
Office: Smith 521 Phone: (508) 793 2469
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Daniel Tortorice

Assistant Professor, Economics and Accounting
Ph.D., Harvard University
Fields: Macroeconomics, Finance, Behavioral Economics, Expectations, and Learning
Email: dtortori@holycross.edu 
Office:  Stein 505   Phone:  508-793-3873
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Theresa Michniewicz
Administrator for Budgets & Operations,
Center for Interdisciplinary Studies
Email: tmichnie@holycross.edu 
Office: Smith 328 Phone: 508-793 2497