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

  • November 5, 2018

    MET Crime Expert Says Massachusetts’s Homicide Rate Flat

    MET Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Shea Cronin told the Boston Globe that despite a modest uptick in the number of homicides in the Bay State per 100,000 people, the overall rate—which remains less than the national average—is generally unchanged for the last two decades. Read more in the Boston Globe.

  • September 19, 2018

    City Planning & Urban Affairs Director Champions ‘Parks for All’ at Boston Public Library

    In her academic work, Dr. Madhu Dutta-Koehler explores the realities of climate change adaptation in urban settings and the need for practical solutions to the coming challenges. Green spaces need to be preserved, the director of the MET City Planning & Urban Affairs programs and associate professor of the practice... [ More ]

  • August 9, 2018

    More Segregation Leads to Greater Likelihood of Gun Death for Racial Minorities, MET Prof’s Study Finds

    MET Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Shea Cronin has co-authored a study published in the Journal of the National Medical Association that finds a correlating link between racial segregation in housing and gun-violence homicide rates. The School of Public Health-led research—which controlled for such factors as economic standing, education, and... [ More ]

  • July 27, 2018

    New Culinary Arts Award Honors Program’s Founder

    A generous gift of $10,000 from Mary Ann Esposito and the Mary Ann Esposito Foundation means a new scholarship has been cooked up for students of the culinary arts at Boston University. Named for the dedicated founder and longtime administrator of BU’s Culinary Arts and Gastronomy programs, the Rebecca Alssid Award... [ More ]