Faculty and Staff

Goodfellow Marianne Goodfellow, Associate Professor of Sociology and Green Dot Task Force Co-Chair
B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; M.A., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Goodfellow teaches an array of courses including Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Sociology of the Family, Women and Gender Issues, Urban Sociology, and Research Methods. Her research has focused on issues of aging, rural homeless services, domestic violence, pedagogy, and issues related to alcohol use and DUI.

Telephone: 717-867-6157
Address: Humanities 202
Email: goodfell@lvc.edu

Arnold Sharon O. Arnold, Chair of Sociology and Criminal Justice; Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Akron; M.A., University of Akron; M.S.W., Temple University

Among her teaching interests are adoption, medical sociology and intercultural communication. Her research interests include the development of a cross-cultural framework for developing intercultural competence in the fields of medicine, business, education, law enforcement, and social work/counseling. Also, she is doing research in culture and re-entry shock that persons experience who spend significant time abroad.

Telephone: 717-867-6156
Address: Humanities 202-B
Email: sarnold@lvc.edu

Hanes Carolyn R. Hanes, Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
B.A., Central Michigan University; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Dr. Hanes' teaching and scholarly interests are in the area of criminology and criminal justice. She has worked to integrate teaching, scholarly activities, and community involvement throughout her professional career. Recently, she has been actively engaged in collaborative research with department majors and the Lebanon County District Attorney's Office in order to assess the efficacy of the new DUI Specialty Court.

Telephone: 717-867-6155
Address: Humanities 202A
Email: hanes@lvc.edu

Simpkins Daniel L. Simpkins, Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., West Georgia College; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D..

Simpkins teaches Introduction to Anthropology, Race, Minorities, and Discrimination, Introduction to Forensic Evidence, and The Native American Experience. His specialty area is in United States archaeology. His current research interests include ethnohistory, cultural ecology and evolution, and the study of complex systems.

Telephone: 717-867-6159
Address: Humanities 201-C
Email: simpkins@lvc.edu

Dunbar Glen Dunbar, Adjunct Instructor in Sociology

Telephone: 717-867-6246
Address: Humanities 201
Email: dunbar@lvc.edu

Engebretson Meredith Engebretson, Adjunct Instructor in Psychology and Sociology
M.A., University of North Colorado

Her primary teaching interests are in abnormal psychology, research methods, and communications. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, with training in Community Counseling (with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy), and is currently working as an outpatient therapist, presenter, and staff supervisor at River of Hope in Lebanon, PA.

Telephone: 717-867-6192
Address: Lynch 287-F
Email: engebret@lvc.edu

Gibble John R. Gibble, Adjunct Instructor of Sociology
B.A. Lebanon Valley College; M.A., Ohio University

Gibble teaches classes of Introduction to Sociology. After applying his sociological knowledge for 35 years with the PA Department of Public Welfare in various capacities, he uses those experiences to show the relevance of sociology to whatever professional careers students may enter.

Telephone: 717-867-6410
Address: Chapel 102
Email: jgibble@lvc.edu

Terrence R. Leahy, Adjunct Instructor in Sociology

Telephone: 717-867-6213
Address: Humanities 201
Email: leahy@lvc.edu

Manotti Jason B. Manotti,

Telephone: 717-867-6240
Address: Humanities 206
Email: manotti@lvc.edu

Sakellarides Theodora Heather Sakellarides, Adjunct Instructor in English and Sociology

Theodora Sakellarides teaches Introduction to Sociology, Introduction to Gender & Women’s Studies, and Sociology of the Mass Media. Her teaching and research is primarily focused on the intersections of gender, sexuality, race, and class, particularly in relation to issues of identity. She is interested in the connections between social science and narrative, and aims to help her students use their sociological imaginations when encountering a wide variety of texts/media.

Telephone: 717-867-6246
Address: Humanities 004
Email: sakellar@lvc.edu

Martha L Thompson, Adjunct Instructor in Psychology and Sociology
Psy.D., Forest Institute of Professional Psychology

Her primary teaching interests are in clinical and abnormal psychology, addiction studies, and learning & memory. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, with experience in Family-based and Substance Abuse therapies and the supervision of clinical trainees. She also owns and practices at Empower the Mind LLC (in Pottsville, PA), where she provides outpatient therapy for various populations and offers continuing education for mental health professionals.

Telephone: 717-867-6192
Address: Humanities 287-F
Email: mthompso@lvc.edu

Matthew Winger, Adjunct Instructor of Physical Therapy

Telephone: 717-867-6840
Address: Heilman 115
Email: winger@lvc.edu

Support Staff

Doeing Leslie Doeing, Administrative Assistant for Sociology, Criminology, and Religion

Telephone: 717-867-6246
Address: Humanities 200
Email: doeing@lvc.edu