Fine Arts

Faculty & Administration

Saint Peter’s faculty members are scholars and expert teachers. They are interested in preparing students for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service in a global society.

Full-Time Faculty


  • *Jon D. Boshart

    Professor of Fine Arts / Department Chair
    B.A., Wadhams Hall College-Seminary; S.T.B., Pontificia Universita Gregoriana (Rome); M.A., Ph.D., John Hopkins.
    Office: Rankin Hall Rm 20
    Email: jboshart@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6485



  • Beatrice M. Mady

    Professor of Fine Arts / Graphic Arts Coordinator / Director of the Gallery of Fine Arts
    B.F.A., University of Dayton (Ohio); M.F.A. Pratt Institute (Brooklyn, NY)
    Office: Rankin Hall Rm 20
    Email: bmady@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6484



  • *Oscar G. Magnan, S.J.

    Professor of Fine Arts
    M.F.A., San Alejandro (Havana); M.A., Oxford (England); M.A., Saint Mary’s (Halifax); Ph.D., Sorbonne
    Office: Rankin Hall Rm 20
    Email: omagnan@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6483
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Adjunct Lecturers



  • James R. Adler, M.A.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    Bachelor of Music, Piano Performance, Curtis Institute of Music (Philadelphia, PA); Master of Composition, Curtis Institute of Music (PA)
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: jadler@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480

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    Salvatore Calcaterra

    Adjunct Lecturer
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: scalcaterra@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480



  • Susan Chin, B.F.A.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: schin1@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480



  • Kevin Cummines, M.F.A.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, Bachelors of Music in Composition, Bachelors of Science and Outside Field, Vocal Performance and Ethnomusicology, Rutgers University Camden, Masters of Arts in Liberal Sciences, New York University, Tisch School for the Arts, Masters of Fine Arts, Musical Theatre Writing
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: kcummines@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6487



  • Frank Gimpaya, B.F.A.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    B.F.A. Hunter College (New York, NY)
    Office Rankin 20
    Email: fgimpaya@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480



  • Jorge Larrea, M.Ed.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    B. A., Saint Peter’s College (New Jersey), M. A., Saint Peter’s College (New Jersey)
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: jlarrea@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480


  • joe legaspi

    Joseph Legaspi, DM

    Adjunct Lecturer, University Director of Music/Director of Liturgy and Music
    Doctor of Music: Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (Vocal Performance); Master of Music, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (Vocal Performance); Bachelor of Music, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (Vocal Performance); Diploma in Creative Performing Musical Arts, University of the Philippines
    Office: Mac Mahon Student Center, 1st Floor
    Email: jlegaspi@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-7389

  • Frank V. Manfredi, M.Mus.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    Manhattan School of Music Bachelor of Music (B.M.), Manhattan School of Music Master of Music (M.M.), Rutgers University Master of Arts (M.A.)
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: fmanfredi@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480

  • Omar Saeed, M.F.A.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    B.A. Sudan University, (Sudan), M.F.A. from New Jersey City University (New Jersey)
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: osaeed@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480

  • Cynthia Sanford, Ph.D.

    Adjunct Lecturer
    B.A. Wagner College; M.A. Institute of Fine Arts, New York University; M.Phil, Ph.D., Art History, Graduate Center, City University of New York
    Office: Rankin 20
    Email: csanford@saintpeters.edu
    Phone: (201) 761-6480

*Recipient of the Bene Merenti award for more than 20 years of service to Saint Peter’s University