Faculty and Staff

Core Faculty and Staff

Dr. Pamela Marshall

Pamela Marshall, Ph.D.

Director and Associate Professor
Forensic Science and Law

340 Fisher Hall
412.396.1703
412.396.1402 (fax)
marshallp@duq.edu

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Lyndsie Ferrara, Ph.D.

Lyndsie Ferrara, Ph.D.

Teaching Assistant Professor
Forensic Science and Law

339D Fisher Hall
412.396.2624
schantzL@duq.edu

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Dr. Lisa Ludvico

Lisa Ludvico, Ph.D.

Teaching Assistant Professor
Forensic Science and Law

426 Mellon Hall / 339G Fisher Hall
412.396.6680
ludvico@duq.edu

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Dr. Stephanie Wetzel

Stephanie Wetzel, Ph.D.

Teaching Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

359 Mellon Hall
412.396.4222
wetzels@duq.edu

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Dorothy Rigby

Dorothy Rigby, M.S.Ed.

Academic Advisor
Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

321 Fisher Hall
412.396.4921
rigbyd@duq.edu

Colleen Ashley

Colleen Ashley, M.A.

Administrative Assistant
Forensic Science and Law

341 Fisher Hall
412.396.1514
kimesc@duq.edu

Affiliated Faculty

Anne Burrows, Ph.D., Rangos School of Health Sciences, Rizakus Endowed Chair for Health Sciences and Ethics, Professor

Jan Janecka, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, Assistant Professor

Brady Porter, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, Associate Professor

John T. Rago, J.D., School of Law, Associate Professor

Michael Seaman, Ph.D., Department of Biological Sciences, Associate Professor

Michael Van Stipdonk, Ph.D., Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Associate Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Benjamin Cooley, M.S., Forensic Scientist, Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office Forensic Lab Division

Joel Fishman, Ph.D., Retired Associate Director for Lawyer Services, Duquesne University Center for Legal Information

Frederick W. Fochtman, Ph.D. F-ABFT, Retired Director, Forensic Science and Law, Duquesne University

Jennifer L. Hammers, D.O., Forensic Pathologist, Cyril H. Wecht & Pathology Associates

Stephanie Hrico, M.S., Scientist, RJ Lee Group, Inc.

Brian Kohlhepp, M.A., Detective in Detective Division/Forensic Investigation Unit, Ross Township Police

Allison Laneve, M.S., Manager, Forensic Science Department, RJ Lee Group, Inc.

Robert Levine, Ph.D., Retired Forensic Laboratory Manager Firearms and Toolmarks Section, Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office Forensic Lab Division

Michael Machen, J.D., Attorney, MJM Positive Law Services

Nicole Rodrigues Rial, J.D., Former Assistant Counsel, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Robert Schupansky, J.D., Assistant U.S. Attorney, United States Attorney's Office in Pittsburgh

Mandy Tinkey, M.S., Manager of Operations, Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office

Sarah Varhola, M.S., Forensic Scientist/Latent Prints, Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation

Bobbi Jo Wagner, J.D., Attorney, Dodaro, Matta and Cambest, P.C.

Elizabeth Wisbon, M.S., Forensic Scientist, Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office Forensic Lab Division

Scholars In Residence

Mark W. Perlin, Ph.D., M.D., Ph.D., Chief Scientific and Executive Officer, Cybergenetics Inc., Pittsburgh, PA

Cyril H. Wecht, M.D., J.D., Adjunct Professor of Law