Faculty and Staff

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Kathryn Struthers Ahmed

Assistant Professor of Childhood Literacy Education

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Grace Ambrose-Zaken

Grant Sponsored Instructor: Rehabilitation Teaching and Orientation and Mobility

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Vanessa Arriola

Admissions Manager

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Marcus Artigliere

Clinical Lecturer

Laura Baecher
Laura Baecher

Professor of TESOL

Sean Banks
Sean Banks

Program Manager

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Markus Bidell

Associate Professor of Counseling

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Jamie Bleiweiss

Assistant Professor Early Childhood Special Education

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Melissa Boronkas

Director, Office of Academic and Student Affairs

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L. Beth Brady

Assistant Professor, Program Leader of the Blind/Visual Impairments and Severe/Multiple Disabilities Programs (on leave)

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Carmen Brown

Associate Professor

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Nadine Bryce

Associate Professor of Literacy

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Tamara R. Buckley

Associate Professor of Counseling and Psychology

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Matthew Caballero

Associate Dean

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Maria Mavrides Calderon

Clinical Lecturer, Early Childhood Education Program

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Elizabeth Da Silva Cardoso

Professor of Counseling, Chair of the Department of Educational Foundations and Counseling Programs

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Jenny M. Castillo

Associate Professor of Teaching in Languages Other Than English

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Marie Castro

Assistant to the Dean

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Peggy P. Chen

Associate Professor of Educational Psychology

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Jen Yung-Chen Chiu

Assistant Professor of Counseling

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Paulette Clarke

CUNY Office Assistant, Office of Clinical Experiences

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Brian Collins

Associate Professor of Bilingual Education

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Amanda Crowell

Doctoral Lecturer

Rebecca Cushman
Rebecca Cushman

Clinical Placement Specialist

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Stephen DeMeo

Professor of Science Education

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Ann E. Ebe

Associate Professor, Interim Coordinator, Childhood Education Program

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Terrie Epstein

Professor of Education, Chair of Department of Curriculum and Teaching

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Timothy Farnsworth

Associate Professor

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Alexander W. Fietzer

Assistant Professor of Counseling

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Dermot Foley

Learning Technologies Specialist

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Jonathan Gaines

NYC Men Teach Program Manager

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Elaine Gale

Associate Professor; Program Leader Deaf and Hard of Hearing Programs

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Frank Gardella

Associate Professor in Mathematics

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Kate Garnett

Professor of Special Education/Learning Disabilities

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Marshall George

Olshan Professor of Clinical Practice; Director of EdD Program in instructional Leadership

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Sherryl Browne Graves

Professor of Educational Foundations; Acting Senior Associate Dean

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Virginia Gryta

Lecturer of Special Education/LD

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Robert Gyles

Professor of Mathematics Education

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Elizabeth Harrison

Clinical Placement Specialist

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Alissa Herbert

Certification and Graduation Advisor, Administrative Coordinator

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Daniel Hernandez

Assistant Director, Office of Partnership Programs

Kenneth A. Hirschman
Kenny Hirschmann

Manager, Frankfort Center for Learning and Scholarly Technologies

Kristen L. Hodnett
Kristen L. Hodnett

Clinical Professor of Special Education

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Yang Hu

Associate Professor of Literacy Education

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Ileana Infante

Director, Office of Clinical Experiences

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Genevieve Joseph

Administrative Assistant, Department of Curriculum and Teaching

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John P. Keegan

Assistant Professor of Counseling

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Bonnie Keilty

Professor and Chair of Special Education

April Kisamore
April N. Kisamore

Associate Professor; Director of Programs in Applied Behavior Analysis; Licensed Behavior Analyst in NY; BCBA Certified Behavior Analyst

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Elizabeth Klein

Clinical Professor

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Jennifer Tressa Klein

Lecturer of Special Education and Learning Disabilities

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Marcia Knoll

Associate Professor of Administration and Supervision

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Michelle Lask

Clinical Coordinator of Fieldwork Placements

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Gess LeBlanc

Associate Professor of Developmental and Educational Psychology

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Talia Lemberger

Senior Research Analyst

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Chris X. Leung

Office Manager and Academic Technology Specialist, Department of Special Education

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Fredericka G. Liggins

Doctoral Lecturer

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William Longsworth

Clinical Professor of Special Education

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Valerie J. Lyons

Assistant Director for Student Affairs, Office of Academic and Student Affairs

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Catherine Maguire

Assistant to the Department of Special Education

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Patricia Hamilton Martin

Doctoral Lecturer

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Thomas McIntyre

Professor of Special Education, Program Leader - Behavior Disorders

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Jade Young Michaels

Assistant to the Chair, Department of Curriculum and Teaching

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Michael Middleton

Klara and Larry Silverstein Dean

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Veronica Muller

Program Leader Mental Health Counseling

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GoEun Na

Assistant Professor of Counseling

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Robin O'Leary

Clinical Placement Specialist for Childhood Education

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Lindsay Orcutt

Interim Advisor

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Nell Scharff Panero

Associate Professor

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Imani Perez


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Lacey Peters

Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Care and Education

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Anthony Picciano

Professor of Administration and Supervision, Instructional Leadership

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Nicora Placa

Assistant Professor

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Jody Polleck

Associate Professor and Program Leader for Literacy

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Jason Riffaterre

Assistant Director, Academic Affairs

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Gina Riley

Program Leader, Adolescent Generalist (Grades 7-12) Special Education Program

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Dennis M. Robbins

Associate Professor of Science Education

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Kenney Robinson

Director of Career, Professional and Partnership Development

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Ashley Rolon-Marlowe

Senior Admissions Advisor

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Christine Rosalia

Associate Professor of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

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Ruth A. Rose

Lecturer in Educational Foundations

Lucia Rutter
Lucia Rutter

Assistant Director, Office of Partnership Programs

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Nancy Sall

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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Jennifer Flores Samson

Associate Professor

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Maite (María Teresa) Sánchez

Assistant Professor of Bilingual Education

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Melissa Schieble

Associate Professor of English Education

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Lauren K. Schnell

Assistant Professor Programs in Applied Behavior Analysis

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Chris Scott

Director of Institutional Research

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Erin Shay

Director, Office of Partnership Programs

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Kathryn Furlong Silverio

Program Clinical Professor, Learning Disabilities Program

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Debbie Sonu

Associate Professor

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John Sorrentino

Chief of Staff, Office of the Dean

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Bettye Steinberg

Executive Assistant to the Dean for Administration

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Jennifer Terpak

OASA Coordinator

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Flavia Tomori

Administrative Coordinator

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Christina Torossian-Mira

Administrative Advisor

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Jennifer Tuten

Professor, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs

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Raie Valdez

Administrative Assistant, Department of Educational Foundations and Counseling Programs

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Bonnie M. Veronico

Administrative Advisor

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Catherine Kramarczuk Voulgarides

Assistant Professor, Special Education

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Jeanne Weiler

Associate Professor of Educational Foundations

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Jason Wirtz

Associate Professor of English Education, Program Leader Adolescent Social Studies

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Mike Zamansky

Distinguished Lecturer