Apr 15, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty



Distinguished Professors

Laura Anker, Distinguished Service Professor, Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies

Sachi Dastidar, Distinguished Service Professor, Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law

Robert M. Hoyte, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Emeritus School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics

Fred Millan, Distinguished Service Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics


Faculty

Kyle Anderson, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., University of Michigan
M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Jermaine Archer, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Clark Atlanta University
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2012-13

Sonia Assa, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
Baccalauréat, University of Paris
License ès Lettres Modernes, University of Paris-Nanterre
Ph.D., New York University

Renu Balyan, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science
B.SC, Maharshi Dayanand University
M.C.A., Guru Jambheshwar University
M.Phil. (CS), Madurai Kamaraj University
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology

Llana Barber, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., University of California at Berkeley Ph.D., Boston College

Ashok Basawapatna, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science
M.S., University of Colorado
M.S., University of Santa Barbara
Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulde

Catherine Bernard, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
Doctoral of d’Etat es Lettres, Distinction, University of Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne

Eric Benau, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A. Hampshire College
M.S. University of the Sciences
Ph.D. University of Kansas

Edward Bever, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
A.B., Dartmouth College
M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Lee R. Blackstone, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., Wesleyan University
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Maria Bustamante, Associate Professor, School of Education, Adolescent Education; School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
B.S., Pontificia Universidad Javeriana - Bogota, Columbia
M.A. University of Nebraska-Kearney
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Maria Cabail, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
Diploma, Universidad Nacional de San Luis (UNSL)
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM)

Patrick Cadet, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
A.A.S., Nassau Community College
B.S., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.A., Hofstra University
Ph.D., University of Texas Medical Branch

Sanja Cale, Associate Professor, School of Education, Exceptional Education
B.A., SUNY Albany
M.A., Ph.D., SUNY Stony Brook

Wen-Wen (Erica) Chien, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.S., Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan
M.S., Arkansas Tech University
D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

Laura Chipley, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Bard College
M.F.A., CUNY/Hunter College

Carolyn E. Cocca, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., Fordham University
M.A., Ph.D., New York University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2012-13

Michael Colaneri, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.S., Siena College
Ph.D., SUNY/Buffalo

Marty Cooper, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mental Health Counseling
B.A., Hunter College
M.A., New York University
Ph.D., Seton Hall

Madeline Crocitto, Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
A.S., CUNY/Queensborough Community College
B.B.A., M.B.A., CUNY/Baruch College
M.Phil., Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Jillian Crocker, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., University of Richmond
M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Jennie D’Ambroise, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics/CIS
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst
B.S., University of Massachusetts

Jeffrey D’Amico, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.S., Brooklyn College
J.D., New York Law School
LLM, Villanova University

Christa De Virgilio, Associate Librarian, Library
B.A. SUNY Old Westbury
M.L.S., St. John’s University

Thomas DelGiudice, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1991
‑92

Glenn Dodd, Instructor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
A.A.S., Suffolk Community College
B.S., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.S., New York Institute of Technology

Maureen Dolan, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.A, Molloy College
M.S., Stevens Institute of Technology
M.S., Polytechnic Institute of New York
Ph.D., Polytechnic University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1987
‑88

Veronika Dolar, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics, and Law International Baccalaureate, United World College of the Adriatic, Italy
B.A., University of Western Ontario, Canada
M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Alireza Ebrahimi, Associate Professor, School of Business
B.S., New York Institute of Technology
M.S., New York University
Ph.D., Polytechnic University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1993-94
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities 2006

Bright Emenike, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry & Physics
B.S., Federal University of Technolgy, Nigeria
Ph.D., Miami University of Ohio

Jacqueline Emery, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., Rutgers College
M.A. University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., Temple University

Fernando Espinoza, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics; School of Education, Adolescence Education
B.A., M.A., CUNY/Queens College
Ed.D., Columbia University

John Estes, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.S. California Institute of Technology
M.S., Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeless

Frederick Fleisher, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.S., B.F.A., Penn State University
MFA., Queens College

Linval George Frazer, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.B.A., Berkeley College
M.S., M.B.A., Keller Graduate School of Management of Devry
Ph.D., Walden University

John Friedman, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., M.S., Columbia University
Ph.D., New York University

Amanda Frisken, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., McGill University
M.A., Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Juan Galvis, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, History & Philosophy
B.A., Universidad de Los Andes
Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle

Ruomei Gao, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., M.S., Hebei University, China
Ph.D., University of Science and Technology of China

Lina Gilic, Associate Professor, School of Education, Exceptional Education
B.A.S., St. John’s University
M.S., Adelphi University
M.Phil., M.Ed., Ph.D., Teachers College, Columbia University

Marcia Gillespie, Visiting Instructor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Lake Forest College

William Gillis, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biology
B.S., University of Delaware
Ph.D., University of Oregon

David Glodstein, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
Ph.D., Northcentral University
B.S., George Washington University
M.S., Long Island University, C.W. Post
C.P.A.

Keisha Goode, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B. A., University of Maryland
M. A., George Washington University
Ph.D., CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Rubén González, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
BA University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
MA Stony Brook University
Ph.D. University of Florida, Gainesville

Karl Grossman, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.S., Empire College
M.A., New School for Social Research

Fernando Guerrero, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
B.A., M.A., University of Deusto, Bilbao
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Naresh Gupta, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Punjab University
B.E., Indian Institute of Science
M.S., Ottawa University
Ph.D., Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn

Costas Hadjicharalambous, Associate Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
B.Sc., Athens Graduate School of Economics & Business
M.B.A., CUNY/Baruch College
M. Phil., Ph. D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Eric Hagan, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.A. Phil., Duke University
M.P.S., New York University

Patricia Harris, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.A., Reed College
M.F.A., CUNY/Queens College

Christopher Hartmann, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Public Health
B.S., Xavier University
M.A., Ohio State University
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Jacob Heller, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Christopher Hobson, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., Harvard University
M.A., University of Chicago
Ph.D., CUNY/Graduate School & University Center

Curtis Holland, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A. Bridgewater State University
M.A. Boston College
Ph.D. Northeastern University

Amy Hsu, Associate Professor, School of Education, Childhood Education
B.A., M.S., Adelphi University
Ed.D., Hofstra University

Faisal Ibrahim, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.Sc.University for Development Studies, Ghana; M.S.East Tennesse Sate University
M.S., Ph.D. University of Louisville

Peter Ikeler, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., New York University
M.A., Ruhr University Bochum (Germany)
Ph.D., CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Deepa Jani, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., M.A., University of Pune, India
M.A., Carnegie Mellon University
Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Camille Jones, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry
B.S., Butler University
Ph.D., University of Toledo

Sveltlana Jovic, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., M.A., University of Belgrade
M.Phil., Ph.D., The Graduate Center at the City University of New York

Seojung Jung, Assiciate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Columbia University, M.A., Ph.D., Fordham University

Rachel Kalish, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., M.P.S., M.A., SUNY/Stony Brook

Sylvie Kande, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences,
History and Philosophy License,
University of Paris IV Matrise,
University of Paris IV Doctorat,
University of Paris VII

Michael Kavic, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.S., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
M.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Ph.D., Virginia Tech

Maureen Keefe, Assistant Professor, School of Professional Studies
B.S., M.B.A. , St. John’s University College of Business Administration

Mohamed Khalefa, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.Sc., M.Sc. Alexandria University
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Myong-Hi Kim, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Yonsei University, Korea
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Youngjoo Kim, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., M.S., Kyunghee University, Korea
Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University

Jason Kouludis, Associate Librarian, Library
B.A., SUNY/Stony Brook
M.A., Long Island University, C.W. Post

Laurence Krause, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., CUNY/Queens College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Cary Lange, Associate Professor School of Business, Accounting
B.S., M.Sc., Long Island University, C.W. Post
M.B.A., CUNY/Baruch College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Angel Lara, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
A.D. Lomonosov Moscow State University
B.A, M.A., Ph.D., Complutense University of Madrid

Danielle Lee, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.A., D.A., St. John’s University

Yu Lei, Associate Professor, School of Business, Management
B.S., Dongbei University of Finance & Economics
M.S., Binghampton University, SUNY
Ph.D., Binghamton University, SUNY

Lisa Lewin, Assistant Professor, School of Business, Management and Marketing
B.A. Clark University
M.B.A., Ph.D. Rutgers University

Lingxiang Li, Assistant Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.A., Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China
B.S., Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, Wuhan, China
M.S., Bowling Green State University
Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Shijian Li, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Public Health
B.A., Foreign Affairs College of China
M.S.W.,M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Ashlee Lien, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., North Park University
M.A., Ph.D., Wichita State University

Thomas J. Lilly, Jr., Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., Holy Cross College
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center

Laura Limonic, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A. Brandeis University
M.A., Columbia University
Ph.D., CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Matthew Lippert, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.S., Yale University
M.S., Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara

Martha Livingston, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Public Health
B.A., CUNY/Brooklyn College
M.A., University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2002-03

Peter Lucido, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.S., SUNY/Albany
J.D., Fordham University
L.L.M., New York University

Edislav Manetovic, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics & Law
B.A.,M.A., CUNY/City College
M.Phil, Ph.D, CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Joseph Manfredi, Lecturer, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.F.A., M.S., Long Island University

Xavier Maréchaux, Associate Professor, School of Education, Adolescence Education; School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
M.A., Ph.D., Universite de Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne

Kevin Maritato, Instructor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Stony Brook University, 
M.S. Stony Brook University

Julio Gonzalez Martinez, Associate Professor, School of Education, Exceptional Education
B.A., Loyola University
M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Massachusetts/Amherst

Manya Mascareno, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.S., M.A., University of Jummu, India
Ph.D., SUNY, Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Andrew Mattson, Instructor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Oberlin College

Roger Mayer, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B. S., SUNY/Regents College
M.B.A., D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University
C.P.A.

Patricia McLaughlin, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.F.A., Syracuse University
M.F.A., CUNY/Hunter College

Fred Millan, Distinguished Service Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., New York University
M.A., Ed.M., Ph.D., Teachers College/Columbia University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2001-02

Yogesh More, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Elizabeth Morphis, Associate Professor, School of Education
B.A., University of Rochester
M.S., Columbia University/Canisius College
Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University

Basabi (Runi) Mukherji, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.S., Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur
M.S., Indian Institute of Technology at Bombay
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Albert Murphy, Associate Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
B.S., University of West Indies
M.S., M.Phil., CUNY/Baruch College
Ph.D., CUNY/ The Graduate School & University Center

Rose Muzio, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.A., New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Lorenz Neuwirth, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., The College of Staten Island
M.S., The Graduate Center, CUNY
Ph.D., The Graduate Center, CUNY

Fernando Nieto, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.S., University of Complutense of Madrid
M.A., CUNY/City College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Jillian Nissen, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.A., Rutgers University
Ph.D., Stony Brook University

Christos Noutsos, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biology
B.S., Technological Educational Institute
M.S., Wageningen University
Ph.D., Wageningen University,Netherlands

Andrew Hill O’Bannon, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.A., Johns Hopkins University
M.Sc., Ph.D., University of Washington

Patrick O’Brien, Assistant Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.B.A., M.S. Hofstra University
D.B.A., University of Scranton

Kathleen T. O’Connor-Bater, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
B.A., University of Pennsylvania
M.L.A., Johns Hopkins University
M.Ed., Teachers College/Columbia University
M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Oluwasheyi Oladipo, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics, and Law
B.S., Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
M.Phil., University of Cambridge, UK
M.Phil., M.A., Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Michael Onorato, Assistant Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
A.A.S., SUNY/Farmingdale
B.S., M.B.A., Ed.D., St. John’s University

Kevin Ozgercin, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics & Law
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Diana Papademas, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Do Young Park, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B. E., B.Sc., Hong-IK University, Seoul, South Korea
M.S., Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Theology of Master, Emory University
Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Lillian Park, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Kasia Platt, Associate Professor, School of Business, Finance
M.A., Fordham University
M.B.A., Baruch College, CUNY
Ph.D., Baruch College, CUNY

Kenning Poon, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.S., Stony Brook University
Ph.D., Cornell University
Postdoctoral Fellow, The Rockefeller University

Nicholas Powers, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., Emerson College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Duncan Quarless, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., CUNY/Staten Island
M.S., Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2007

Carol Quirke, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Carelton College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

David Ralston, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.A., Yale University
Ph.D., Rice University

Frank Sanacory, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Penn State University
Ph.D., University of South Carolina
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2011-12

Werner Sbaschnik, Associate Librarian, Library
B.A., St. John’s University
M.L.I.S., Long Island University

Stephanie Schneider, Associate Professor, School of Education, Childhood Education
B.A., SUNY/Binghamton
M.S., Hofstra University
Ph.D., Hofstra University

Shebuti Rayana, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.Sc., Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
M.S., Ph.D. , Stony Brook University

Zhihong Shi, Associate Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
B.A., Xiamen University
M.B.A., Ph.D., CUNY/Baruch College

Chelsea Shields-Mas, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Mount Holyoke College M.A.,Ph.D. University of York, England

Jeanne Shimizu, Assistant Professor, School of Education, Adolescent Education; School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics
A.A., American River College
B.S., University of California, Davis
M.S., Santa Clara University
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Nicole Sieben, Associate Professor, School of Education, Adolescent Education; School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., Loyola University
M.A., Adelphi University
Post M.A., Syracuse University
Ed.D., Hofstra University

Shalei V. K. Simms, Associate Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
B.A., Wesleyan University
Ph.D., Rutgers Business School

Elena Smirnova, Associate Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
M.A., University of Connecticut
M.B.A., CUNY/Baruch College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Sarah Smith, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Public Health
B.A., University of South Florida
M.P.H., University of South Florida
Ph.D., University of South Florida

Samara Smith, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., CUNY Baccalaureate
M.F.A., CUNY/Hunter College

Jingyi Song, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Beijing University of Foreign Studies
M.A., University of Denver
Ph.D., CUNY/ The Graduate School & University Center

Joanne Spadaro, Associate Librarian, Library
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.A., M.S.I.S., SUNY/Albany

Blidi Stemn, Associate Professor, School of Education, Childhood Education
B.Sc., Cuttington University, Liberia
Diploma, University of Bristol, England
M.A., Cardiff University, Wales, United Kingdom
Post Graduate, University of Exeter, England
Ph.D., University of Connecticut - Storrs

Diana Sukhram, Associate Professor, School of Education, Exceptional Education
B.A., University College of Belize
M.Ed., Slippery Rock University
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Geta Techanie, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., M.S., Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 2010-11

Ela Tokay, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Manhattanvile College, M.A. Loyola Marymount University
Ph.D. Fordham University

Margaret Torrell, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., M.A., Long Island University, C.W. Post
D.A., St. John’s University

Marcela Torres, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.A., B.F.A., University of Utah 
M.F.A., School of the Art Institue of Chicago

Denton Watson, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., University of Hartford
M.S.C., Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University

Nicholas Werner, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics/CIS
B.A., College of New Jersey
M.S., Ohio State University
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Lisa Whitten, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., University of Michigan
Ph.D., Adelphi University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1995-96

Shameika N. Willaims, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Public Health
B.A., CUNY York College, M.P.H., Capella University
Ed.D., Columbia University

Anissa Wicktor Lynch, Assistant Professor, School of Education, School of Education
M.A., University of Alabama
University of Wisconsin
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Jessica L. Williams, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.A., SUNY/Stony Brook
Ph.D., St. Johns University

Sara Williamson, Assistant Professor, School of Business, Management, Marketing and Finance
B.S., Murray State University
M.S., The University of Kentucky
Ph.D., The City University of New York-Baruch College

Kenneth Winkelman, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.S., SUNY/Buffalo
J.D., Hofstra University
L.L.M., New York University School of Law

Ryoko Yamamoto, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., Sophia University
M.A., University of Missouri-Columbia
Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Hyewon Yi,  Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.F.A., Duk Sung Women’s University, Seoul, Korea
M.A., University of Massachusetts - Amherst
M.Phil., D. Phil, CUNY Graduate School and University Center

Lori Zaikowski, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry and Physics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Stony Brook University

Lan Zhao, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Chongqing University, China
M.Sc., Ph.D., Brown University

Jishan Zhu, Associate Professor, School of Business, Business Administration
M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Gilda Zwerman, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., SUNY/Cortland
Ph.D., New York University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1992-93

Professors Emeriti

Mac Adams, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
N.D.D., A.T.D., Cardiff College of Art
M.F.A., Rutgers University

Rajan Anantharaman, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.A., M.A., St. Joseph’s College at Trichy (India)
Ph.D., University of Alberta

Laura Anker, Distinguished Service Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Brandeis University
M.A., Brown University
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1988-89

Everard Barrett, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., City College/CUNY
M.S., Adelphi University

Minna Barrett, Distinguished Service Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Anne Barstow, Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., University of Florida
M.A., Union Theological Seminary
M.S., Ph.D., Columbia University

Constance J. Batty, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Education
B.S., SUNY/Fredonia
M.S., Hofstra University
Ed.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

F. Michler Bishop, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Yale University
M.A., New York University
M.A., The New School for Social Research Ph.D., Columbia University

Arlene Blasius, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., SUNY/New Paltz
M.S., Ph.D., Adelphi University

Aubrey Bonnett, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., Inter-American University of Puerto Rico
M.A., University of Alberta
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Rita Buttermilch, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Business, Accounting
B.A., CUNY/Queens College M.S., Long Island University
C.P.A.
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1987-88

Linda Camarasana, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., The College of New Jersey
M.A., Columbia University
M. Phil., Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School and University Center

Luis E. Camnitzer, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
Sculptor, School of Fine Arts/University of Montevideo Sculpture and Printmaking, Academy of Munich

Philip A. Camponeshchi, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.S., St. John’s College
L.L.B., University of Maryland

Velta Clarke, Professor Emerita, School of Education, Childhood Education
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of the West Indies
M.B.A., Long Island University

Lourdes Collantes, Librarian Emerita, Library
A.B., University of the Phillipines
M.L.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., Rutgers University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Librarianship 1993-94

Jonathan H. Collett, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Haverford College
M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Rita Colon-Urban, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.S., University of Puerto Rico
M.S., Ph.D., New York University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1990-91

Sachi Dastidar, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.Arch., Calcutta University
M.C.P., Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur
Ph.D., Florida State University

Afida Merle Derby, Assistant Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, American Music, Dance & Theatre
B.A., CUNY/Hunter College
M.A., New York University

Emilia Doyaga, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., CUNY/Hunter College
M.A., Columbia University
Diploma de estudios hispanicos, Universidad de Oviedo
Ph.D., New York University

Roberta Jill Edelson, Assistant Professor Emerita, School of Education
B.S., Cornell University
M.S., Dowling College
Ed.D., Nova University

Wayne Edwards, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., M.A., CUNY/Hunter College
M.Phil., D.Phil., CUNY/Graduate School and University Center

John H. Ehrenreich, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Harvard University
Ph.D., Rockefeller University

Onita Estes-Hicks, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Carolyn F. Etheridge, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
B.A., University of Liverpool
M.A., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., University of Washington

Georgina Falu, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Business, Accounting
B.B.A., University of Puerto Rico
M.B.A., University of California, Berkeley
Ed.D., Teachers College/Columbia University

Maureen Feder-Marcus, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., CUNY/Queens College
M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Jesse Fernandez, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
B.A., M.A., CUNY/Hunter College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

James Fornaro, Professor, School of Business, Accounting
B.B.A., M.B.A., Adelphi University
D.P.S., Pace University
C.P.A.

Anthony Galatianos, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.A., M.A., CUNY/Queens College
M.S., CUNY/City College
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Gus Galatianos, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Polytechnic Institute of Greece
B.S., New York Institute of Technology
M.S., Stevens Institute of Technology
M.S., Columbia University
Ph.D., Polytechnic Institute of New York

Yasar Geyikdagi, Professor Emeritus, School of Business, Finance
M.B.A., Columbia University
M.A., McGill University
Ph.D., University of Bath

Christine Griffin, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.F.A., College of New Rochelle
M.A., Columbia University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1985
‑86

Lili Hai, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.S., Beijing University
M.S., North China Institute of Computing Technology
Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology

Joseph Harris, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Industrial and Labor Relations, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., University of California, Berkeley
M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Narayan Hegde, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., Maharaja’s College, Mysore, India
M.A., University of Mysore, India
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Selby Hickey, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., Smith College
M.A., Ph.D., Boston University

Leon Hirsch, Professor Emeritus, School of Business, Marketing
B.A., Cornell University
M.B.A., D.B.A., Harvard Business School

Robert M. Hoyte, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., Long Island University
M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Angela Jorge, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Norman O. Jung, Director of Library Emeritus
A.B., Oberlin College
A.M., University of Chicago
M.A., Indiana University

Rebecca Kalmans, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., Boston University
M.S., Bank Street College of Education
M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research

Mervyn Keizer, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., University of Toronto A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

William Knack, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Adelphi University
M.A., Ph.D., Hofstra University

Eileen Landy, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
A.B., Syracuse University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1999-00

Hermine D. Lewis, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.S., M.A., New York University
Ed.D. Hofstra University

Hedva Lewittes, Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Brandeis University
M.A., Teachers College/Columbia University
Ph.D., Stanford University

Eloise Linger, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., Federal City College
M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research

Judith Lloyd, Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics; School of Education,
Adolescence Education
B.A., SUNY/Binghamton
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Jonathan Mack, Assistant Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., University of California, Berkeley
Ph.D., New York University

Zenaida Madurka, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Modern Languages
B.A., Dowling College
M.A., Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

John McDermott, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Industrial and Labor Relations, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A., CUNY/Brooklyn College

William E. McGowin, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi
M.A., University of Alabama

Patricia McKeegan, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., SUNY College at Old Westbury
M.A., Ph.D., Hofstra University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1993-94

Marie Metlay, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.A., CUNY/Brooklyn College
M.A., Hofstra University
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Kathleen Miranda, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Computer and Information Science
B.A., M.A., Ed.D., St. John’s University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1994-95

Laurette Morris, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., Stanford University
M.A., M.A., Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Mirta Mulhare, Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Barbara Olsen, Professor Emerita, School of Business, Business Administration
B.S., SUNY/New Paltz
M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1995-96

Bertha Perez, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Education
B.S., CUNY/City College
M.S., CUNY/Queens College
Ph.D., Teachers College/Columbia University

Stephen Pryor, Associate Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.A., M.P.H., Ph.D., University of Texas

Albert Rabil, Jr., Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Duke University
B.D., Union Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Columbia University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1975
‑76

Naomi Rosenthal, Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., University of Chicago
M.Sc.Econ., London School of Economics
Ph.D., SUNY/Stony Brook

Steve Samuel, Visiting Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., University of West Indies, Jamaica
M.A., Ph.D., Clark University

Caroline Sawyer, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Hampshire College
M.A., University of Texas at Austin
M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

Eric Schwartz, Lecturer, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.S., SUNY/Stony Brook
D.P.M., New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Elaine Scott, Lecturer Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, American Studies
B.A., M.A., University of Pittsburgh

Gary Seidman, Assistant Professor Emeritus, School of Education
B.S., New York University
M.S., CUNY/City College
Ed.D., Hofstra University

Basilio Serrano, Professor Emeritus, School of Education, Childhood Education
B.S., M.S., CUNY/City College
Ph.D., New York University

Wagih Shenouda, Associate Librarian Emeritus, Library
B.A., Cairo University
M.S.L.S., Pratt Institute
M.A., New York Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Rutgers University

Gloria Young Sing, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Politics, Economics and Law
B.A. (Hons.), Ph.D., Queens University of Belfast

Warren Smith, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, American Music, Dance & Theatre
B.S., University of Illinois
M.S., Manhattan Conservatory of Music

George Snedeker, Associate Professor Emeritus, Sociology
B.A., Pace University
M.A., CUNY/Hunter College
Ph.M., Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Ruby Sprott, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Education
B.A., CUNY/Queens College
M.S., CUNY/Hunter College
Ph.D., Teachers College/Columbia University

George B. Stefano, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
B.S., Wagner College
M.S., Ph.D., Fordham University 1991 New York Professor of the Year (CASE)

Sirousse Tabriztchi, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Business, Business Administration
B.A., Tehran University
M.A., CUNY/Lehman College
M.B.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Henry Teoh, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., University of Rangoon
M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas

Ana Tiscornia, Assistant Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Visual Arts
B.A., Instituto Alfredo Vazquez Acevedo
M.A., Escuela de Grabado de Montevideo

Naintara Vaid, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
M.A., Ph.D. University of Rajastham, Jaipur India
M.Phil., University of Toronto
M.S., M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Southern California

Kathleen Velsor, Professor Emerita, School of Education, Childhood Education
B.A., The Lindenwood Colleges
M.A., Lehigh University
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Rosemary Gay Wachman, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., M.A., M.Phil., Oxford University
Ph.D., CUNY/The Graduate School & University Center

Barbara Walsh, Associate Librarian Emerita, Library
B.A., SUNY/Geneseo
M.L.S., CUNY/Queens College
M.A., SUNY/Stony Brook

Judith Walsh, Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, History and Philosophy
B.A., Barnard College
M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Lynn Walsh, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Business, Business Administration
A.B., North Central College M.S., Long Island University
Ph.D., New York University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service 1979-80
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1998-99

Lisa Whitten, Associate Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, Psychology
B.A., University of Michigan
Ph.D., Adelphi University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1995-96

Samuel von Winbush, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.A., Tennessee State University
M.S., Iowa State University of Science and Technology
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Fred Willerford, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., University of Washington
M.A., Columbia University
M.L.S., Pratt Institute

Vicki Trasoff Wolfe, Assistant Professor Emerita, School of Arts and Sciences, English
B.A., CUNY/Hunter College
M.A., North Michigan University
Ph.D., Hofstra University

Karlyn Wood, Professor Emeritus, School of Education
B.S., SUNY/Oneonta
M.S., Ed.D., Hofstra University
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching 1992-93

Konrad Wu, Professor Emeritus, School of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry/Physics
B.S., Fu-jen University Ph.D., SUNY/Albany

Chong Young Yoon, Associate Librarian Emerita, Library
B.A., Korea University
M.Ed., University of Idaho
M.A., Indiana University