Southern Vermont College Welcomes New Full-time Faculty in Business, Humanities and Nursing

October 11, 2012

Southern Vermont College (SVC) is pleased to announce the appointment of four, new, full-time faculty members to its Business, Humanities and Nursing Divisions: Stacey Hills, Daisy Levy, Jennifer Richardson, and Sarah Valentine-Maher.

Stacey Hills, Ph.D., joined the College as Associate Professor of Marketing in The McCormick Division of Business. Professor Hills received a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Marketing and a Master of Business Administration degree in New Product Development and Economics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and International Studies from Russell Sage College. Prior to her position at SVC, Professor Hills was a marketing faculty member and Clinical Associate Professor and Co-Director of the Huntsman Scholars Program at Utah State University.

Daisy Levy, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of The Hunter Division of Humanities. Professor Levy received a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Rhetoric and Writing from Michigan State University; a Master of Arts degree in English from Miami University in Oxford, OH; and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Prior to her position at SVC, Professor Levy was a Teaching Assistant with the Department of Writing Rhetoric and American Cultures and a Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing In the Disciplines Coordinator in the Strategies for Teaching Across Fields program at Michigan State University. She was also a faculty member at Alma College, Baker College, Lansing Community College, and Olivet College.

Jennifer Richardson, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Chair of The Hunter Division of Humanities. Professor Richardson received a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Rhetoric and Composition from Washington State University, a Master of Science degree in Theory and Practice of Writing from Utah State University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in English from Weber State University. Prior to her position at SVC, Professor Richardson was an Associate Professor of English and Communication at the State University of New York in Potsdam. She has also held faculty positions at the University of Hawai'i in Hilo, Washington State University, and Weber State University. 

Sarah Valentine-Maher, R.N., M.S.N. F.N.P., is an instructor in the Division of Nursing. Valentine-Maher earned a Master of Science degree in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Columbia University School of Nursing and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from St. Lawrence University. Prior to her position at SVC, Valentine-Maher was an instructor in the Department of Nursing at William Paterson University.