Editorial Team


The editor determines the strategic direction and guides the operation, implementation and growth of the journal. This includes, but is not limited to, the identification of issue themes and appropriate guest editors. The editor has the sole authority to accept and reject manuscripts.

Patrick M. Green, Ed.D.

Editorial Team

Editorial Board

The Metropolitan Universities journal editorial board is made up of leaders in higher education whose areas of academic expertise and research are tied to CUMU’s mission and values. The editorial board assists in the solicitation and review of articles for submission and advise on the journal’s policy and scope. Current members are:

  • Daniel Bergen Ph.D., Milwaukee School of Engineering
  • Becca Berkey Ph.D., Northeastern University
  • Mario D’Agostino, Nova Southeastern University
  • Julie Dierberger Ph.D., University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Lina Dostilio Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh
  • Azuri Gonzalez Ed.D., The University of Texas at El Paso
  • Susan Haarman Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago
  • Euan Hague Ph.D., DePaul University
  • Tyler L. Hough, The Chicago Center for Urban Life and Culture
  • Emily Janke Ph.D., University of North Carolina Greensboro
  • Kent Koth, Seattle University
  • Dennis McCunney Ph.D., East Carolina University
  • Christopher Nayve J.D., University of San Diego
  • Nthabiseng Ogude, University of Pretoria
  • Cecilia M. Orphan Ph.D., University of Denver
  • Marianna Savoca Ph.D., Stony Brook University
  • Cynthia P. Stewart Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago
  • Nyeema C. Watson Ph.D., Rutgers University-Camden

Past Executive Editors