- Ph.D. Sociology, University of Washington, 1997
Susan oversees USM’s Core Curriculum, and supervises the directors of Service-Learning and Volunteering, Russell Scholars Program, Prior Learning Assessment, Maker Innovation Studio, International Programs, Maine Campus Compact, and the program coordinator of USM's Confucius Institute. Susan received her BA in German and Sociology from Wesleyan University in Connecticut and her PhD in Sociology from the University of Washington. Susan lives in Brunswick with her husband and their parrots. Susan loves working at USM because it is student focused every day.