Faculty

Metropolitan College’s faculty are more than distinguished scholars. They are seasoned, successful professionals who bring years of practical industry experience to the classroom. They engage students with case studies, enlighten with hands-on examples, and challenge with rigorous examination of the ideas, concepts, and methods that drive innovation. Accessible, supportive, and attentive to students’ educational and professional needs, Metropolitan College faculty share the most advanced knowledge available in their fields.

Faculty Spotlight

  • July 13, 2017

    Violent Crime Issue Here to Stay, Says MET Expert

    Even when overall crime rates lower, law enforcement faces an uphill battle in combating urban violence, and according to a Metropolitan College authority on the matter, police are unlikely to ever completely eradicate the issue. Dr. Shea Cronin, an assistant professor in Metropolitan College’s Master of Criminal Justice program, recently... [ More ]

  • July 11, 2017

    Cybercrime Expert Choi Makes Case for Security Bill at State House

    Kyung-shick Choi (MET’02) has spent 10 years studying and teaching in the field of cybercrime and cybersecurity. As an authority on the subject, the BU adjunct associate professor and Metropolitan College Cybercrime Investigation and Cybersecurity program coordinator was called to the Massachusetts State House to testify before officials to share... [ More ]

  • July 11, 2017

    Online Health Communication Class Wins Innovative Teaching & Learning Award

    A pair of Boston University Distance Education teaching professionals have been recognized for the success of an innovative new course in the Health Communication program by this year’s Blackboard Catalyst Awards. Instructor Alane Bearder and Senior Instructional Designer Elena Garofoli are the recipients of the 2017 Blackboard Catalyst Award for Teaching... [ More ]

  • June 29, 2017

    Professor Kanabar Receives PMI® “Oscar”

    Dr. Vijay Kanabar, associate professor and director of project management programs at Boston University’s Metropolitan College, has received the Project Management Institute’s new Teaching Excellence Award. The PMI® Teaching Excellence Award recognizes and honors an individual faculty member for outstanding teaching practices in project management; it also commends the recipient for... [ More ]

  • June 15, 2017

    Hanscom AFB Congratulates BU Graduates

    Service members enrolled in MET programs on location at Hanscom Air Force Base graduated in a ceremony held on base, May 11, 2017. The Commencement address and diplomas were presented by Dr. Paul Cleary. Also present was Director of Metropolitan College Programs at Hanscom AFB J. Gerard Keegan.