Faculty and Research Staff

Supportive Staff

  • LeAnne Fettig, Office Manager
  • Claire Ghazal, BA, Program Coordinator
  • Mark Landa, PhD, Coordinator of the Senior Adult Learning Center (SALC)

Adjuncts and Affiliates

Graduate Research Assistants

The Institute on Aging employs several graduate students at any given time. They research, search, and learn alongside faculty mentors to help achieve educational goals. Become a graduate assistant or teaching assistant.


  • Leonard Cain, PhD, Professor Emeritus
  • Nancy Chapman, PhD, Professor Emerita
  • Margaret Neal, PhD, Professor Emerita, former Director of the Institute on Aging (2003-2018)