colby-sawyer faculty

Maryann Allen

Associate Professor, Natural Sciences
(603) 526-3062 |

Joined the faculty 2004, after working for several years as a healthcare operations and quality analyst.

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Self-directed learning
  • Team-based Learning
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Quantitative Literacy
  • Microbiology of Food


  • B.S., Pennsylvania State University
    • Major: Microbiology
    • Minor: Medical Technology
  • M.S., Drexel University
    • Major: Biomedical Engineering
    • Area of Concentration: Medical Instrumentation
    • Thesis: Evaluation of Impedance Measurements of Hematocrit
  • C.A.G.S., Plymouth State University
    • Area of Concentration: Educational Leadership
  • Ed.D., Argosy University/Sarasota
    • Area of Concentration: Instructional Leadership
    • Dissertation Topic: Self-Directed Learning in First-Year College Students