SUNY Oneonta

Full-Time Graduate Faculty

(Alphabetical Listing)

Allen, Tracy H., Associate Professor, Geography; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2003-2004

B.A., M.S., George Mason University;

Ph.D., Oregon State University

Allison, Donald, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.S., Bethany Nazarene College;

M.S., National Technological University;

M.S., University of Illinois;

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Alexander, Brian, Visiting Professor, Cooperstown Graduate Program

B.A., M.A., University of Illinois-Springfield

Anderson, Sven H., Associate Professor, Art

B.F.A., University of Hawaii;

M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy or Art

Anekstein, Alyse M., Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.A. University at Albany;

M.S University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Angell, Katherine G., Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.A., Simmons College;

M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Minnesota

Arakaki, Jon, Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., University of Redlands;

M.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas;

Ph.D., University of Oregon

Arango, Gustavo, Associate Professor, Foreign Languages & Literatures

B.A., U.P.B. Medellin, Colombia;

M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Armstrong, W. Lawrence, Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

A.B., Oberlin College;

Ph.D., University of Rochester

Ashbaugh, William B., Associate Professor, History; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2007-2008

B.A., University of California, San Diego;

M.A., San Diego State University;

Ph.D., Temple University

Avery, Leanne, Associate Professor, Elementary Education & Reading

M.S., State University College, Albany;

M.S.Ed., Ph.D., Cornell University

Bachman, Nancy J., Associate Professor, Biology

B.A., Macalester College;

Ph.D., The University of Michigan

Bagby, John, Associate Professor, Theatre

B.A., University of Northern Iowa;

M.F.A., University of Texas, Austin

Banks, Dennis, Professor, Secondary Education

B.A., John Hopkins University;

M.A.T., Jacksonville University;

Ph.D., University of Florida

Barberio, Richard, Associate Professor, Political Science

B.S., SUNY Oneonta;

M.A., Ph.D., Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, State University of New York at Albany

Barstow, Robert, Professor, Music; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, 2004-2005

B. of Music, Fort Hays Kansas State College;

M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Bauer, Paul, Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance and Accounting

B.A., Texas Christian University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Beal, Thomas, Assistant Professor, History

B.A., University of Tennessee;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Beitzel, Brian, Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2008-2009

B.S., Colorado State University, Pueblo;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison

Bennett, Jacqueline, Assistant Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.S., West Virginia University;

M.S., Ph.D., University of California

Bernardin, Susan K., Professor, English; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, 2012-2013

B.A., Princeton University;

M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Betsinger, Tracy, Assistant Professor, Anthropology

B.A., University of North Dakota;

M.A., University of Tennessee;

Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Bielert, Craig F., Professor, Psychology; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1999-2000

B.A., Wabash College;

Ph.D., Michigan State University

Bischoff, Paul J., Professor, Secondary Education

B.S., Monmouth College;

Ed.D., Columbia University

Black, Suzanne, Assistant Professor, English

A.B., A.M., University of Chicago;

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Blau, Julia J.C., Assistant Professor, Psychology

B.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Blechman, Jerome B., Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

B.S., New York University;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1990-1991

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Service, 2011-2012

Blinne, Kristen C., Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., Goddard College; M.A. Universiteit Van Amsterdam

Ph.D., University of South Florida

Bouman, Nathaniel, Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., Vassar College;

M.F.A., Columbia University

Bridgers, Leah, Assistant Professor, Mathematics,Computer Science & Statistics

B.A., Hamilton College;

M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Brown, Jonathan, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics

B.S. Virginia Tech

M.S. University of Oregon

Ph.D University of Oregon

Brown, Michael J., Assistant Professor, Psychology

B.A., John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY);

M.A., Ph.D., Brooklyn College (CUNY)

Brunstad, Keith, Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Science

B.S., University of Puget Sound;

Ph.D., Washington State University

Buchan, Howard, Associate Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.A., M.B.A., University of Windsor;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Bueche, Jennifer L., Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.S., SUNY Oneonta;

M.S., C.W. Post Long Island University;

Ph.D., Syracuse University

Callahan, Nancy J., Professor, Art; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2000-2001

B.A., SUNY Oneonta;

M.F.A., Syracuse University

Carter, Paul S., Assistant Professor, Music

B.A., Allegheny College; M.M., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Castendyk, Devin, Associate Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

B.A., Hartwick College; M.S., University of Utah; Ph.D., University of Auckland, New Zealand

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2010-2011

Chiang, Joseph F., Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.S., Tunghai University, China;

M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Chiang, Shiaoyun, Associate Professor, Communication Arts

M.A., Yunnan University;

M.A., Duquesne University;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Chiweshe, Annacleta, Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.Ed., University of Zimbabwe;

M.Sc., Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Choi, Yun-Jung, Assistant Professor, Human Ecology

M.S., Ph. D., Iowa State University

Choonoo, R. Neville, Professor, Africana & Latino Studies/English

B.A., Western Illinois University;

M.A., City College of New York;

M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Christie, Charlene, Associate Professor, Psychology

B.A., Bard College;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2013-14

Chryst, Carolyn, Assistant Professor, Elementary Education & Reading

B.A., George Mason University;

M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Toledo

Comerford, Doreen, Assistant Professor, Psychology

B.A., Hartwick College;

M.A., University of Hartford;

Ph.D., Kansas State University

Compton, Robert W., Assistant Professor, Africana and Latino Studies and Political Science

B.A., Bowie State University;

M.A., Bowling Green State University;

M.P.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Crane, Gwen E., Professor, English; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2004-2005

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles;

Ph.D., Princeton University

Cui, Jian, Assistant Professor, Art

B.F.A., The Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China;

M.A., Savannah College of Art and Design;

M.F.A., Pennsylvania State University

Curch, Lisa, Associate Professor, Sociology

B.A., Hollins University;

M.A., University of South Florida;

Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Dauria, Arthur F., Professor, Communication Arts; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2000-2001

B.S., M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Day, Janet, Assistant Professor, Political Science

B.A., Hope College;

M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University

Dean, Carol S., Assistant Professor, Secondary Education

B.A., University of Nebraska at Kearney;

M.A., Ed.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Dixon, Benjamin, Associate Professor, Geography

B.A., Shippensburg University;

M.A., University of Kansas;

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Dolber, Brian, Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., The George Washington University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Doughty, Amie, Associate Professor, English

B.A., Ripon College;

M.A., Indiana State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Dowdell, Mary A., Assistant Professor, Human Ecology

B.S., Kent State University;

M.S., The Ohio State University;

Ph.D., Syracuse University

Ebert, James R., Distinguished Teaching Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1992-1993

B.S., SUNY College at Fredonia;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Ellis, Todd, Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

B.S., The Pennsylvania State University;

M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Falk, Cynthia G.,Professor, The Cooperstown Graduate Program; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2005-2006

B.A., The Pennsylvania State University;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Fall, Leigh M., Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

B.S., University of New Mexico; M.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Farro-Lynd, Deborah, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.S., M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Faux, Michael, Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy

B.S., The Pennsylvania State University;

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Feng, Jie, Assistant Professor, Management, Marketing and Information Systems

B.A., Zhejiang University; M.A., Univeristy of Alabama, Birmingham;

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Ferrara, Mark, Associate Professor, English

B.G.S., M.A., Virginia Commonwealth University;

Ph.D., University of Denver

Fieni, David, Assistant Professor, Foreign Languages and Literatures

B.A., University of California at Berkley

Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Finin, Kathryn, Associate Professor, English

B.A., M.A., SUNY Oneonta;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Flynn, Lisa, Associate Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.A., Ithaca College;

M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Freeman, Julie, Assistant Professor, History; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2005-2006

B.A., Brock University, Ontario, Canada;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

French, Paul, Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy

B.A., B.S., Boston University;

Ph.D., Cornell University

Frank, Gwen, Assistant Professor, Elementary Education and Reading

B.S., M.Ed., Southwest Texas State University; Ed.D., University of Houston

Frye, Joshua, Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., University of Minnesota;

M.A., Marquette University;

Ph.D., Purdue University

Fuller, Trevor, Assistant Professor, Geography

B.S., Purdue University; M.A., Indiana State;

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Fulmer, Sara M., Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B. Ed., B.A., M.A., Brock University

Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Gallagher Jr., Hugh A., Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy

B.A., College of the Holy Cross;

Ph.D., Boston College

Gallagher, Kelly, Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.S., Boston College;

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Gallup, Andrew, Assistant Professor, Psychology

B.A., State University of New York at Albany;

Ph.D., Binghamton University

Gardner, John W., Associate Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., St. Vincent College;

M.A., Pittsburgh State University;

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Geisler, Heike, Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Ruhr Univesität

Godek, Melissa, Assistant Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

B.A., Syracuse University;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Gonyea, Nathan, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education, The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2012-2013

B.S., Sacred Heart University;

M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Goutziers, Constant J., Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

M.S., Ph.D., Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

Green, Michael K., Professor, Philosophy

B.A., University of Kansas, Lawrence;

Ph.D. University of Chicago

Hadsell, Lester, Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

A.A.S., SUNY College at Cobleskill;

B.A., M.A., State University of New York at Albany;

Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Haley, Brian D. Professor, Anthropology

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Hamlin, Dawn, Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.A., St. Lawrence University;

M.S., Le Moyne College;

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Hammonds, Joshua, Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., University of Southern Indiana;

M.A., Ball State University;

Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Han, Sallie S., Associate Professor, Anthropology

B.A., Williams College;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Harder, Mette, Assistant Professor, History

B.A., University of Stirling, UK;

M.A., Ph.D., University of York, UK

Harman, Willard N., Distinguished Service Professor, Biology; Endowed Chair: Rufus J. Thayer Chair for Otsego Lake Research; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1974-1975

B.S., State University of New York College of Forestry;

Ph.D., Cornell University

Harper, April, Associate Professor, History

B.A., University of Colorado;

M.Litt., Ph.D., University of St. Andrews

Hasbargen, Leslie, Associate Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara;

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Hecht, Roger, Assistant Professor, English

B.A., University of Maryland;

M.F.A., University of Arizona;

Ph.D., Syracuse University;

Heilveil, Jeffrey, Associate Professor, Biology

B.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Heindl, Brett, Assistant Professor, Political Science

B.A., Ithaca College;

M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Helser, Terry L., Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.A., Manchester College;

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison

Hendley, Matthew C., Professor, History

B.A., Queen’s University, Canada;

M.A., McGill University, Canada;

Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada

Hill, Donald R., Professor, Africana & Latino Studies/Anthropology

B.A., Pomona College;

M.A., San Francisco State University;

Ph.D., Indiana University

Hilpert, Kirsten, Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.S.c, Indiana University of Pennsylvania;

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Hovis, George, Associate Professor, English

B.S., North Carolina State;

M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Hu, Shih-Ming, Assistant Professor, Human Ecology

B.A., National Ping-Tong Polytechnic Institute, Taiwan;

M.S., Florida State University;

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Iyer, Nithya, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.S., Bangalore University;

M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Cincinnati

Joest, Karen S., Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.S., Indiana State;

M.S., Chaminade University;

Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Johnson, Kenneth A., Associate Professor, Geography

B.A., Hunter College;

M.R.P., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Jones, Keith, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics

A.S. Ulster County Community College

B.S./M.S. Rochester Institute of Technology

Ph.D Binghamton University

Kahl, Andrew, Assistant Professor, Theatre

B.A., St. Mary’s College of Maryland;

M.F.A., University of Minnesota

Kalikanda, Jane, Lecturer, Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S, University at Nairobi; Ph.D., Binghamton University

Kamburowska, Grazyna, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

M.S., Wroclaw Technical University, Poland;

M.S., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Kamina, Penina, Associate Professor, Elementary Education & Reading

B.Ed., M.Ed., Kenyatta University;

Ph. D., Syracuse University

Kazas-Pontisakos, Angeliki, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.A., Pace University;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Keegan, Christopher W., Assistant Professor, Philosophy

B.A., Union College;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Keel, Gina, Assistant Professor, Political Science

A.A., American River College;

B.A., University of California, Berkeley;

Ph.D., Brandeis University

King, Mike, Assistant Professor, Sociology

B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst;

M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Knudsen, Toke, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Copenhagen, Denmark;

Ph.D., Brown University

Koch, Michael P., Associate Professor, Philosophy

B.A., Bard College;

D.A., State University of New York at Albany

Koeddermann, Achim D., Associate Professor, Philosophy;

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Service, 2004-2005

B.A., Gutenberg-Gymnasium, Wiesbaden, Germany;

M.A., Ph.D., Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz, Germany

Labroo, Sunil, Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy

M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology;

M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

LaFrance, Ronald, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.S.E.d., Worcester State College;

M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Massachusetts

Larkin, F. Daniel, SUNY Distinguished Service Professor, History

B.S., SUNY College at Brockport;

M.S., M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Lassonde, Cynthia A., Professor, Elementary Education & Reading; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2009-2010

B.S., College of Arts and Sciences, Plattsburgh;

M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Lavin, Melissa F., Assistant Professor, Sociology

B.A., University of Colorado - Boulder;

M.S., Southern Connecticut State University;

Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Lawrence, Elaine M., Assistant Professor, Secondary Education

B.A., M.S., State University College, Oneonta;

Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University

Lee, Richard E., Associate Professor, English; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2003-2004

B.A., M.A., SUNY Oneonta;

Ph.D., Rutgers University

Legname, Orlando L., Professor, Music; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, 2006-2007

B.S., M.A., São Paulo State University, Brazil;

D.M.A., University of Maryland

Lentz, Vicky, Assistant Professor, Biology

B.S., University of Delaware;

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Leon, Miguel, Associate Professor, History

B.A., San Marcos University, Lima-Peru;

M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Leung, Ho Hon, Professor, Sociology

B.A., M.A., Acadia University, Canada;

Ph.D., McGill University, Canada

Levine, Anita, Assistant Professor, Elementary Education and Reading

B.A., Rutgers University; M.Ed., Ph.D., Kent State University

Li, Daqi, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

M.A., Beijing Foreign Languages Institute;

M.Ed., Ed.D., Texas Tech University

Licata, Julie, Assistant Professor, Music

B.M., Capital University;

M.M., University of South Carolina;

D.M.A., University of North Texas

Lokshina, Izabella, Associate Professor, Management, Marketing & Information Systems

B.A., Moscow State University; M.S., Moscow Oil and Gas Institute; Ph.D., Moscow State Mining University

Loomis, Theresa, Assistant Professor, Human Ecology

B.S. University of Rhode Island

M.S. University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

D.C.N. University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Lowe, Brian, Associate Professor, Sociology

B.A.H., M.A., Queen’s University at Kingston;

Ph.D., University of Virginia

Macaluso, Patrice M., Associate Professor, Theatre

B.S., SUNY Oneonta;

M.F.A., The Pennsylvania State University

Mahanta, Kamala, Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy

B.S., M.S., Gauhati University;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Manchester, UK

Malhotra, Ashok K., Distinguished Teaching Professor, Philosophy; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1993-1994

B.A., M.A., University of Rajasthan, India;

Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Malikov, Yuri, Associate Professor, History

Specialist Diploma, Pavlodar Teachers’ Training Institute, Pavlodar, Kazakhstan;

M.A., Central European University, Budapest, Hungary;

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

McAvoy, Michael, Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.A., M.A.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

McCaslin-Doyle, John, Associate Professor, Theatre

B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder;

M.A. in Teaching, University of Puget Sound;

Ph.D., Bowling Green State University;

McKay, Zanna D., Associate Professor, Elementary Education & Reading

B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wyoming

Meanor, Patrick H., Distinguished Teaching Professor, English; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1995-1996

B.S., M.A., John Carroll University;

Ph.D., Kent State University

Mills, James E., Associate Professor, Geography

B.S., University of Wisconsin;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Mitteager, Wendy, Assistant Professor, Geography

B.S., SUNY Oneonta;

M.S., Oregon State University;

Ph.D., Rutgers, State University of New Jersey

Mohammad, Fida, Associate Professor, Sociology

M.S., Eastern Washington University;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon

Montoya, Maria C., Assistant Professor, Foreign Languages and Literatures

B.A., Valle University, Colombia; M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University;

Ph.D., SUNY Albany

Morgan-Zayachek, Eileen M., Associate Professor, English

B.A., Colgate University;

M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Munteanu, Laura, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics

B.A., Al I Cuza University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Munteanu, Marius I., Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.A., University of IASI;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Nahson, Daniel, Associate Professor, Foreign Languages & Literatures

B.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem;

M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Nepkie, Janet, Distinguished Service Professor, Music

B.Music, M.Music, University of Michigan;

Ph.D., New York University

Nersesian, Carolyn L., Assistant Professor, Biology

BAppSc., BSc. (Hons), Murdoch University, Australia; Ph.D., University of Sydney, Australia

Newton, Timothy, Assistant Professor, Music

B.A., M.M., Ithaca College;

D.M.A., University of Illinois

Noorlander, Danny, Assistant Professor, History

B.A., Bigham Young University; M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., Georgetown University

Nowak, Rhea, Associate Professor, Art

B.A., Bennington College;

M.F.A., University of Connecticut

O’Dea William, Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.A., Assumption College;

M.A., Indiana University;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

O’Mara, Kathleen K., Professor, Africana & Latino Studies/History/Women’s & Gender Studies

B.S., Loyola University of Chicago;

M.A., Roosevelt University;

M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University

O'Shea, Wm. Geoffrey, Associate Professor, Psychology

B.A., Hiram College;

M.A., University of Northern Colorado;

Ph.D., Colorado State University

Ozer, Mine, Assistant Professor, Management, Marketing & Information Systems

B.A., M.A, Bilkent University;

Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas

Palmatier, Joshua, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.S., M.A., The Pennsylvania State University;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Payne, Daniel, Professor, English

B.A., Union College;

J.D., Albany Law School;

M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2011-2012

Proulx, William R., Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.S., Andrews University;

M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Ragozzine, Charles B., Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.S., Fairfield University;

Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Relethford, John H., Distinguished Teaching Professor, Anthropology; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1994-1995

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Reyda, Florian B., Assistant Professor, Biology

B.A., Augustana College;

M.S., University of Nebraska;

Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Ring, David, Associate Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.B.A., Northeastern University;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Robinson, Sean C., Assistant Professor, Biology

B.A., Hartwick College; M.S., SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Ph.D., SUNY Albany

Ruffo, James, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.A., B.S., University of Rochester;

M.A., University of Massachusetts;

Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Russo, Theresa J., Associate Professor, Human Ecology

B.S., Saint Vincent College;

M.A., University of Maryland;

Ph.D., Kansas State University

Ryder, James, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.A., State University of New York at Albany;

M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Sadow, Jonathan, Assistant Professor, English

B.A., Hamsphire College;

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Sakoulas, Thomas, Professor, Art

B.A., Miami Dade Community College;

B.F.A., Florida International University;

M.F.A., Maryland Institute, College of Art

Schaumloffel, John C., Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.S., Castleton State College;

M.S., Ph.D., Washington State University

Schillo, Keith K., Associate Professor, Biology

B.S., Cornell University;

M.S., Purdue University;

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Sharpe, Yolanda R, Professor, Art; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1993-1994

B.A., B.F.A., Michigan State University;

M.F.A., Wayne State University

Shastri, Anuradhaa, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.A., St. Xavier’s College, India;

M.A., University of Bombay, India;

M.Phil., University of Madras, India;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Alabama

Siegrist, Raymond, Assistant Professor, Secondary Education

B.A., Lycoming;

M.S., University of New Hampshire;

M.S., Fairleigh Dickinson;

Ed.D., Montclair State

Simons, William M., Professor, History; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2001-2002

B.A., Colby College;

M.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst;

D.A., Carnegie-Mellon University

Siregar, Dona, Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.S., Industrial Technology, Bogor Agricultural;

M.E., Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Small, Elizabeth, Associate Professor, Foreign Languages & Literatures

A.B., Cornell University;

M.A., Ph.D., Yale University

Sorin, Gretchen, Director, The Cooperstown Graduate Program, Distinguished Service Professor; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, 2001-2002

B.A., Douglass College, Rutgers University;

M.A., SUNY Oneonta;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany

Tang, Ying, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.A., Providence University;

M.S., Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Thomas, Alexander R., Professor, Sociology

B.A., Utica College of Syracuse University;

M.A., Ph.D., Northeastern University

Thomas, Wade, Professor, Economics, Finance, and Accounting

B.A., University of Pittsburgh;

M.S., Pittsburg State University;

Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Thomas-Smith, Trudy E., Assistant Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.Sc., University of West Indies,

M.A.P., Ph.D., University of Maryland

Thompson, Evelyn M., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs (effective August 2011)

B.S., Tennessee State University; M.S., Ohio State University

Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Thornton, Francis J. Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education

B.I.S., Arizona State University

M.Ed., Ed.D, Northern Arizona University

Torosyan, Gayane, Associate Professor, Communication Arts

B.S., B.A., Yerevan State University;

Ph.D., University of Iowa

Tredennick, Bianca, Assiociate Professor, English

B.A., University of Puget Sound;

M.A., Portland State University;

Ph.D., University of Oregon, Eugene

Trippeer, Donald, Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance & Accounting

B.S., East Carolina University;

M.S., Texas Tech University;

Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Tsan, Loli, Assistant Professor, Foreign Languages & Literatures

B.A., M.A., Jussieu University, Paris;

Ph.D., Paris-Sorbonne University

VanSlyke-Briggs, Kjersti, Assistant Professor, Secondary Education

B.S., M.S., State University of New York at Brockport;

Ed.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Vasiliev, Pavel V., Assistant Professor, Sociology

Bachelor (of Law), International University in Moscow, Russia;

M.S., Eastern Kentucky University;

Ph. D., University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Verdon, Theron A., Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

B.A., Tiffin University;

M.A., Washington State University;

Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Vining, William, Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry

B.S., SUNY Oneonta;

Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Vogler, Donna W., Associate Professor, Biology; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2007-2008

B.S., The Ohio State University;

M.Sc., Iowa State University;

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Vredenberg, Mary Lou, Assistant Professor, English

A.A., Orange County Community College;

B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton;

M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University

Walker, Renee B., Associate Professor, Anthropology; The State University Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2008-2009

B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania;

M.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Walker, William, Assistant Professor, The Cooperstown Graduate Program: The State University Chancellors's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2012-2013

B.A., Cornell University;

Ph.D., Brandeis University

Walsh, Stephen, Associate Professor, Management, Marketing & Information Systems

B.A., Loyola University of Los Angeles;

M.B.A., California State University;

Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Wambui, Betty, Assistant Professor, Africana and Latino Studies and Women and Gender Studies

B.A., M.A., University of Nairobi; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton

Wang, Jen-Ting, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics

B.S., National Cheng-Kung University;

M.A., Ph.D., University of California

Wang, Qiong, Assistant Professor, Philosophy

B.A., M.A., Beijing University;

Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Wilkerson, William R., Associate Professor, Political Science

B.A., State University of New York at Albany;

Ph.D., Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, State University of New York at Albany

Withington, Jennifer M., Assistant Professor, Biology

B.S., Heidelberg College; M.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Wong, David Wai Hing, Assistant Professor, Biology

B.S., M.S., Ocean University ; Ph.D., City University of Hong Kong

Worrall, J. Michael, Assistant Professor, Psychology

B.A., University of Huddersfield;

M.B.A., Wayne State University;

Ph.D. University of Nevada

Wu, Juanjuan, Assistant Professor, Human Ecology

B.E., Shanghai University of Engineering Science;

M.A., China Textile University;

Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Wu, Qun, Assistant Professor, Economics, Finance, and Accounting

B.S., Tongji University; M.S., Shanghai University of Finance and Economics;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Yang, Jing, Assistant Professor, Management, Marketing, and Information Systems

B.E., M.S., Zhongnan University of Economics and Law

M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Yatsuhashi, Akira, Assistant Professor, English

B.A., Beloit College; M.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Duke University

Yen, David Chi-Chung, Dean and Professor, School of Economics & Business

B.Sc., M.B.A., Central Oklahoma State University

M.Sc., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Yokota, Kiyoko, Assistant Professor, Biology

B.S., Saint Cloud State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Zalatan, Frederick M., Associate Professor, Biology

B.A., Hamilton College;

M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester

Zhang, Sen, Associate Professor, Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Statistics

M.S., South China University of Technology;

Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology

Zhong, Hua, Associate Professor, Management, Marketing & Information Systems

B.S., M.S., Tianjin University;

Ph.D., Rutgers University

SUNY Oneonta Graduate Catalog

Oneonta

Correspondence Directory

The College Calendar

The College and the Community

Graduate Study Policies and Procedures

Application Process for Degree Programs

Graduate Registration

Academic Standards

Academic Policies and Regulations

Requirements for Program Completion

Graduate Expenses

Financial Aid and Awards

Student Services

The Graduate Programs

Course Listings

Africana and Latino Studies Courses

Biology Courses

Earth Science Courses

Education Courses

EDUC 501 Critical Thinking, Reading and Writing

EDUC 505 Early Childhood Curriculum and Assessment

EDUC 506 Introduction to Educational Research

EDUC 507 Introduction to Research and Teaching Languages Other than English

EDUC 515 Creative Teaching for Enriching Classroom

EDUC 516 Selecting and Designing Enrichment Experiences for Children

EDUC 533 Meeting the Needs of Exceptional Children in Reading

EDUC 534 Seminar in Reading: Identifying Problems, Learning and Instructional

EDUC 535 Children’s Literature and Reading

EDUC 536 Meeting the Needs of the Linguistically Diverse Learner Through Literacy Instruction

EDUC 543 Elementary Mathematics Curriculum and Assessment

EDUC 545 Content Literacy in the Elementary Classroom

EDUC 546 Reading and Writing to Learn in the Content Areas

EDUC 552 Elementary Social Studies Curriculum and Assessment

EDUC 564 Workshop: New York State Elementary Science Program

EDUC 577 Issues in Diversity and Education

EDUC 580 Integrating Technology in Education

EDUC 581 Instructional Technology Design Principles

EDUC 582 Art Experiences in Education Classroom

EDUC 583 Telecommunications and Online Learning

EDUC 584 Language Acquisition and Emergent Literacy

EDUC 585 Seminar: Current Issues in Early Childhood Education

EDUC 586 Multimedia and Instructional Design

EDUC 587 Integrated Technology Applications and Issues

EDUC 588 Instructional Technology – Management and Evaluation

EDUC 592 Expressive Arts in the Elementary Classroom

EDUC 594 Graduate Special Topics in Education

EDUC 599 Education: Independent Research and Study

EDUC 604 Fostering Cooperation and Caring in the Early Childhood Classroom

EDUC 612 Supervision of Student Teachers and Interns

EDUC 623 Foundations of Literacy Development

EDUC 626 Technology and Literacy in the Classroom

EDUC 631 Writing Process in Literacy Programs

EDUC 632 Improving Language Arts Programs in the Elementary School

EDUC 634 Trends and Issues in Literacy

EDUC 636 Literacy Coaching and Assessment

EDUC 641 Literacy Coaching and Assessment Practicum (Birth – Grade 6)

EDUC 645 Literacy Coaching and Assessment Practicum (Grades 5 – 12)

EDUC 655 Seminar in Graduate Study: Project Proposal

EDUC 656 Seminar in Graduate Study: ETEC Project Proposal

EDUC 660 Elementary Science Curriculum and Assessment

EDUC 694 Advanced Graduate Special Topics in Education

EDUC 695 Seminar in Graduate Study: Master’s Project and Practicum

EDUC 699 Advanced Independent Study: Education

Foreign Language Education Courses

Educational Psychology Counseling and Special Education Courses

English Courses

Foreign Languages and Literatures Courses

Geography Courses

History Courses

History Museum Studies Courses

Human Ecology Courses

Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics Courses

Music Courses

Philosophy Courses

Physics and Astronomy Courses

Political Science Courses

Religious Studies Course

Chancellor's Awards and Board Members

State University of New York

General Statement – State University of New York

Mission and Vision

Directory of Faculty and Professional Staff

HEGIS Curriculum Codes

Education Law

Policy on Student Records

College at Oneonta Campus Map

Index