Faculty and Staff (College of Behavioral and Social Sciences)

CBSS Faculty and Staff Directory

OFFICE OF THE DEAN

Dr. Beverly J. O'Bryant 
Dean and Professor
Executive Director, Bishop L. Robinson Sr. Justice Institute
(410) 951-2666
bobryant@coppin.edu

Ms. Cynthia Cotton 
Executive Administrative Assistant
ccotton@coppin.edu
(410)951-2666

Ms. Brittney Brookins
Social Media Coordinator and Graphic Artist

bbrookins@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6106

Ms. Consuella Simms
Academic Program Specialist, Academic Success Center

csimms@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3526

Ms. Denise T. Williams
Academic Program Specialist, Academic Success Center
Founder and Executive Director, Coppin Student Parent Organization

dewilliams@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3564

DEPARTMENT OF APPLIED SOCIAL AND POLITICAL SCIENCES

Dr. Elgin Klugh
Chairperson and Associate Professor

eklugh@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3529

Ms. Tijuana Johnson
Administrative Assistant

tjohnson@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3539

Dr. John Hudgins
Associate Professor

jhudgins@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3528

Dr. Claudia Nelson
Associate Professor
cnelson@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3531

Ms. Tenyo Pearl
Campus Director of the Non-Profit Leadership Alliance

tpearl@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3522

Dr. Ahmed Y Zohny
Associate Professor and Pre-Law Adviser

azohny@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3527

DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Dr. Jacqueline Rhoden-Trader
Chairperson and Associate Professor

jrhoden-trader@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3049

Ms. Carolyn Robertson
Administrative Assistant

crobertson@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3050

Dr. Michael Berlin
Associate Professor and Coordinator of Graduate Programs
Director of Curriculum and Research, Bishop L. Robinson Sr. Justice Institute

mberlin@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3046

Ms. Darlene Brothers-Gray
Instructor

dbrothers-gray@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6313

Dr. Dilip Das
Professor

ddas@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6102

Dr. Johnnie Rice II
Assistant Professor

jrice@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6104

Ms. Carrie Wise
Instructor

cwise@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6079

INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES PROGRAM

Prof. Velma Muhammad
Coordinator

vmuhammad@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6061

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY, COUNSELING AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Dr. James Stewart
Chairperson and Associate Professor

jstewart@coppin.edu
(410) 951-2639

Ms. Cheryl Gross
Administrative Assistant

cgross@coppin.edu
(410)951-3513

Dr. Roch Aroboleda
Assistant Professor

Rarboleda@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6080

Dr. Chris Brittan-Powell
Associate Professor

cbrittan-powell@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3519

Dr. Katherine Cameron
Associate Professor

kcameron@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3515

Prof. Susan Fetcho
Director, Field Placement and Internship

sfetcho@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6083

Dr. Sabrina Harris
Assistant Professor and Coordinator, Rehabilitation Services Programs

saharris@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6076

Dr. Harry I. Legum
Professor

hlegum@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3518

Dr. Rolande Murray
Assistant Professor and Assistant Vice President of Academic Operations

rmurray@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3509

Dr. Michelle Pointer
Professor

Mpointer@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3516

Dr. Brian Schmitt
Associate Professor

bschmitt@coppin.edu
(410) 951-6074

Dr. Janet Spry
Professor and Director of Disability Support Services

jspry@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3514

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK

Dr. Kesslyn Brade Stennis
Chairperson and Associate Professor
Executive Director, Dr. Dorothy I. Height Center for Social Justice

kbradestennis@coppin.edu 
(410) 951-3543

Ms. Alicia Taylor
Administrative Assistant

ataylor@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3535

Dr. Errol Bolden
Professor

ebolden@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3542

Dr. Jeronda Burley
Assistant Professor

jburley@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3538

Dr. Halcyon Francis
Assistant Professor and Director of Field Education

hfrancis@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3537

Dr. Christa Gilliam
Assistant Professor

chrgilliam@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3532

Dr. Shirley Newton-Guest
Associate Professor

snewton-guest@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3541

Dr. Claudia Thorne
Assistant Professor

cthorne@coppin.edu
(410) 951-3533