Staff Directory

Matt Pappathan, Library Director

Matt is responsible for the overall administration of the Union Institute & University Library. In addition to his managerial duties, he is the primary collection development officer for the library and so makes decisions for adding new e-books, journal subscriptions, and other online research resources. He has a B.A. in Modern European History from Bowdoin College and an M.L.I.S. from Simmons University. l 513-487-1251


Aura Fluet pictureAura Fluet, Electronic Resources Librarian

Aura is responsible for managing the library’s growing collection of electronic resources. She also catalogs the library’s holdings and provides research and interlibrary loan services.  She has a B.A. in Religious Studies and Philosophy from Merrimack College, a M. Ed in Educational Technology from Lesley University, and an MTS from Boston University School of Theology, and an M.L.I.S. from Simmons College. l 513-487-1210


Susan Whitehead photoSusan Whitehead, Reference Librarian

Susan is responsible for reference and research instruction.  She also helps maintain the library tutorials and website.  She has a B.A. in Legal Studies from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and an M.L.S. from Southern Connecticut State University. l 513-487-1243