Doctoral Faculty Profiles

Rinda Alexander, PhD

Rinda Alexander has more than 36 years of experience as a teacher, researcher and administrator in the areas of nursing, epidemiology and health care. She holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Education ...

Heath Boice-Pardee, EdD

With more than 15 years in the field of student affairs administration, Heath Boice-Pardee has worked in a wide variety of institutions of higher learning. This has afforded him a broad ...

Kelley Conrad, PhD

Kelley Conrad teaches doctoral courses and also works with students on the doctoral research process in the School of Advanced Studies. Kelley has 36 years of ...

Phillip Davidson, PhD

Phillip Davidson teaches courses in health care and information technology in the School of Advanced Studies. His extensive experience in these two fields has provided him opportunities to work ...

John DeNigris, PhD

John DeNigris has been a faculty member at University of Phoenix for more than 10 years. He has more than 27 years of experience in management, marketing and finance in Fortune 500 companies. He holds ...

Keri Heitner

Keri Heitner, PhD

Keri Heitner, a research psychologist and the principal of All Aspects Research, conducts service delivery research and development in the health, education, business and human services fields. She ...

Tony Kortens

Tony Kortens, PhD

Tony Kortens has successfully designed and facilitated a broad range of leadership, team and organizational change initiatives across multiple continents as a practitioner-scholar for more than 20 ...

Anastasia Metros

Anastasia Metros, PhD

Anastasia Metros has more than 22 years of experience in higher education as a faculty member, administrator and direct service provider at public, private and technical colleges and universities. She ...

Leslie Miller

Leslie Miller, PhD

Leslie Miller is a consultant with more than 16 years of experience researching, teaching and working directly with organizations to help them acquire, develop and retain the talent they need to ...

Ruby Rouse

Ruby Rouse, PhD

Ruby Rouse has held a variety of leadership positions in business and higher education and currently teaches in the School of Advanced Studies (SAS) and the School of Business, specializing in ...

Richard Schuttler

Richard Schuttler, PhD

Rich Schuttler is an educator, author, international public speaker, executive coach and management consultant. He has more than 20 years of experience developing strategies to improve ...

Louise Underdahl

Louise Underdahl, PhD

Louise Underdahl has more than 30 years of career experience in health administration, with expertise in the Doctor of Health Administration program at University of Phoenix. She works in risk ...

Michael Vandermark

Michael Vandermark, PhD

Mike Vandermark is a licensed industrial/organizational psychologist, author, speaker, and corporate facilitator and leadership consultant living in Scottsdale, Arizona. Mike teaches a ...