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Administration & Faculty

Academic Affairs

  • WILLARD P. GINGERICH, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • JOAN C. FICKE, Ed.D., Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
  • KENNETH R. BAIN, Ph.D., Vice Provost for Instruction
  • MARY COLON, M.A., Executive Administrative Specialist for Academic Affairs
  • BARBARA A. RITOLA, B.A., Administrative Coordinator
  • NICOLA SULLIVAN, M.B.A., Executive Assistant to the Provost/VPAA

Academically Gifted/Talented Youth Programs

  • SUSAN PAYNTER, Ph.D., Director
  • AZNIR HARON, B.A., Assistant Director

College of Education and Human Services

  • ADA BETH CUTLER, Ed.D., Dean
  • TAMARA LUCAS, Ph.D., Associate Dean
  • KIMBERLY O’HALLORAN, Ph.D., Associate Dean
  • LESLIE E. JENKINS, M.A., Ed.M., Assistant Dean
  • MEGAN DELANEY, MA., Grants Coordinator
  • SOFYA POGER, Ph.D., Director, CEHS Technology Group
  • FRANCIS MIGONE, M.A., Technology Support Specialist

Center of Pedagogy

  • JENNIFER ROBINSON, Ed.D., Director
  • CAROLINE MURRAY, M.A., Assistant Director
  • SCOTTA VAN DROSS, B.A., Program Specialist
  • JENNIFER AMABILE, M.A., Program Specialist
  • CARLA PARRY ENGSTROM, M.Ed., Program Specialist
  • BRENDA SHEEHAN, M.A., Doctoral Program Administrator
  • CHARITY MACK DACEY, M.S., Director, Teacher Education Admissions and Retention
  • ADRINA A. QUADREL, M.A., Advisor
  • DAVID LEE KEISER, Ph.D., Coordinator, Agenda for Education in a Democracy
  • GREGG FESTA, M.A., Director, ADP Center for Teacher Preparation and Learning Technologies
  • C. JOSEPH RUSSO, M.A., M.L.S, Director, Curriculum Resource Center
  • BARICE WILLIAMSON, M.S.W., Director, Teacher Education Advocacy Center
  • JANICE JOHNSON, B.S., Program Assistant
  • RUTH BERENSON, M.Ed., Counselor, TEAC
  • ROSEMARY STEINBAUM, E.D., Director, Prudential Teaching Scholars Program
  • DEBRA WHITLOCK, M.S.Ed., Coordinator, Improving Teacher Quality Partnership
  • APRIL SERFASS, M.S, Grants Administrator

Children's Center

  • TARA EVENSON-JO, M.Ed., Director

Institute for the Advancement of Philosophy for Children

  • MAUGHN GREGORY, Ph.D., Director
  • JOANNE MATKOWSKI, B.S., Assistant Director

Literacy Enrichment Center

  • LINDA WISE, Ed.D., Director

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • LUIS MONTESINOS, Rh.D., Interim Associate Dean
  • CARLOS M. ORTIZ, M.A., M.F.A., Assistant Dean

Center for Archaeological Studies

  • TIMOTHY RENNER, Ph.D., Director

Center for Child Advocacy

  • ROBERT MCCORMICK, Ph.D., Director

Communications Sciences and Disorders

Communication Disorders Center

  • EILEEN FASANELLA, Clinical Coordinator for Speech-Language Pathology
  • ROSEMARY DeSTEPHAN, M.S., Clinical Supervisor
  • ELIZABETH GIUFFRIDA, M.S., Clinical Supervisor

Center for Hearing and Balance

  • FREDI JARMEL, Au.D., Clinical Coordinator for Audiology
  • MARIS APPELBAUM, Clinical Supervisor

Emerging Instructional Technology

  • ALAN J. KELTON, M.A., Director

Institute for the Humanities

  • TIMOTHY RENNER, Ph.D., Director

Joseph and Elda Coccia Institute for the Italian Experience in America

  • MARY ANN RE, Ph.D., Director

Language Learning Technology

  • MICHAEL HELLER, M.A., Director

Language Placement Testing

  • JESSICA BRANDT, M.A., Coordinator

Non-Credit ESL Program

  • TINA BOLLETTIERI, M.A., Director

College of Science and Mathematics

  • ROBERT S. PREZANT, Ph.D., Dean
  • JINAN JABER-LINSALATA, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Administrative Affairs
  • LYNN F. SCHNEEMEYER, Ph.D., Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • ANN P. FRECHETTE, B.A., Director of External Relations

Bristol-Myers Squibb Center for Science Teaching and Learning

  • JACALYN G. WILLIS, Ph.D., Director

Computer Operations for Research and Education

  • JOSEPH YOUN, M.S., Director

Health Careers Program

  • DONNA LORENZO, M.S., Director
  • R. MARIE WASHINGTON, M.A., Academic Advisor/Counselor
  • SERENA SMITH, M.A., Recruiter/Administrative Assistant

Institute for Sustainability Studies

  • MICHAEL P. WEINSTEIN, Ph.D., Acting Director

New Jersey School of Conservation

  • WILLIAM H, THOMAS, Ph.D., Director

Passaic River Institute

  • KIRK BARRETT, Ph.D., Director

Professional Resources in Science and Mathematics

  • JACALYN G. WILLIS, Ph.D., Director

Sokol Institute for Pharmaceutical Life Sciences

  • JOHN J. SIEKIERKA, Ph.D., Director

Upward Bound

  • MARIA A. TORRES, B.S., Associate Director

College of the Arts

  • RONALD L. SHARPS, Ph.D., Associate Dean
  • LINDA DAVIDSON, M.F.A., Assistant Dean, Student Services
  • SARAH A. WEBER, B.A., Student Services Coordinator
  • MARIE SPARKS, B.A., Director, Academic Services and Outreach
  • ZACRAH BATTLE, M.A., College Administrator
  • BRIAN CARTER, B.B.A., Technology Coordinator
  • GENE LOTITO, M.A, Director of Facilities

Art and Design

  • LOUIS DAVIES, B.A., M.F.A., Program Assistant
  • LYNDA HONG, B.A., Visual Resources Curator

Art Gallery

  • SARAH DOLAN, M.A., Registrar

Arts and Cultural Programming

  • JEDEDIAH WHEELER, B.A., Executive Director
  • JILL DOMBROWSKI, B.A., Producer
  • JARED DEBACKER, B.F.A., Technical Director
  • ALFRED FREDEL, M.M., M.B.A., Marketing and Media Manager
  • J. RYAN GRAVES, B.A., Production Manager
  • LISA CAMPBELL, M.A., Creative Services Manager
  • ROBERT HERMIDA, B.A., Director, Audience Services
  • CAROLE SCHAFFER, B.A., Fiscal Manager
  • To Be Announced, Community Engagement Director
  • To Be Announced, Associate Producer


  • PATRICIA PIROH, M.A., Producer/Director

DuMont Television Center

  • JEFFREY FRIEDMAN, B.F.A., Director
  • GLENN DAVIDSON, B.A., Television Engineer
  • JEFFREY JONES, A.A., Television Engineer

John J. Cali School of Music

  • GINA BALESTRACCI, M.A., School Administrator
  • MARTHA LEARNER, M.S., Concert Manager

Preparatory Center for the Arts

  • MARLA MEISSNER, Ph.D., Director

Theatre and Dance Series

  • MICHAEL ALLEN, M.F.A., Director

Global Education Center

  • MARINA CUNNINGHAM, Ph.D., Executive Director
  • WENDY GILBERT-SIMON, M.A., Assistant Director for Global Programs
  • JACQUELINE LEIGHTON, M.A., Director, International Services
  • ADITI PATEL, M.A., Assistant Director, International Services
  • BETH CALAMIA SCHECKEL, M.A., Interim International Student Advisor
  • JUDY HOOGENDYK, Program Assistant
  • DOMENICA DOMINGUEZ, M.P.A., Director of Study Abroad & Exchange Programs
  • NYIETA CHARLOT, M.S., Interim Study Abroad Coordinator

Graduate School, Admissions and Support Services

  • CONSTANTINE THEODOSIOU, Ph.D., Dean, Graduate School and Vice Provost
  • AMY AIELLO, M.A. Associate Director
  • JENNIFER O’SULLIVAN, M.S.Ed., Assistant Director of Admissions
  • JAMES STEFANELLI, B.A., Assistant Director of Enrollment Services
  • SCOTT SHAPPELL, M.A., Associate Director for Technology Services
  • MONICA GLINA, Ed.D., Assessment Coordinator
  • DIANA SIMON, M.A., Student Services Coordinator
  • LYNN PELUSO, B.A., Recruitment Coordinator
  • DEBORAH REYNOSO, M.A., Academic Services Coordinator

Honors Program

  • GREGORY L.WATERS, Ph.D., Director

Library Services

  • JUDITH LIN HUNT, D.L.S., M.A., M.L.S., Dean
  • MARY MALLERY, Ph.D., M.L.S., M.F.A., Associate Dean/Technical Services
  • FAITH RYAN, Administrative Assistant
  • RANDAL CAIN, B.A., Program Assistant
  • MEI LING JOYCE CHOW, M.Ed., M.L.S., Cataloger
  • NICOLE COOKE, M.L.S., Evening Reference Librarian, Reference and Information Services Department
  • EDUARDO GIL, M.L.S., M.A., Head, Periodicals Department
  • HERBERT BRIAN, HANCOCK, M.L.I.S., M.A., Head, Access Services Department
  • SUXIAO HU, M.A., Head, Collection Development Department
  • KATHLEEN HUGHES, M.A., M.L.S., Head, Cataloging Department
  • LAURA LEVY, M.L.S., Reference Librarian, Reference and Research Services Department
  • CHUNG-HEI LONE, M.L.S., Head, Multimedia Resources Department
  • PAUL MARTINEZ, M.L.I.S., Cataloger
  • CAROL L. NURSE, M.L.S., Librarian, Reference and Information Services Department
  • KEVIN PRENDERGAST, M.L.S., Interlibrary Services Coordinator, Reference and Information Services Department
  • JOYCE SCHAFFER, M.L.S., Head, Government Documents Department
  • STEVEN D. SHAPIRO, M.A., M.L.S., Electronic Resources Librarian
  • THOMAS TRONE, M.A., M.L.S., Reference Librarian, Reference and Information Services Department
  • WILLIAM VINCENTI, M.L.S., Reference Librarian, Reference and Information Services Department


  • DENISE M. De BLASIO, M.A., Registrar
  • DIANNE L. RIVETTI, M.A., Associate Registrar
  • ADELE BASIL, M.A., Assistant Registrar
  • ABIE FLIPPEN-SMITH, M.A., Assistant Registrar
  • DINA GENOVESE-WITTNER, B.A., Assistant Registrar
  • LORENZO DWAYNE HARRIS, M.A., Assistant Registrar
  • CARDRIENNE McDONALD SARIN, B.A., Assistant Registrar
  • M. DEBBIE SOLOMINE, B.A., Assistant Registrar
  • JENNIFER SPIEGEL-GOLDBERG, M.A., Assistant Registrar
  • ERIKA WYNZEL, M.A., Assistant Registrar

Research Academy for University Learning

  • KENNETH R. BAIN, Ph.D., Director
  • JAMES A. ZIMMERMAN, Ph.D., Associate Director
  • JULIE R. DALLEY, B.A., Program Coordinator
  • BRYAN D. MURDOCK, Assistant Director of Engaged Learning
  • AMY ZAVADIL, Service-Learning Coordinator

Research and Sponsored Programs

  • LAURIE TREVELEN, M.A., Director
  • DANA NATALE, M.A., Pre-Award Officer
  • CATHERINE BRUNO, M.B.A., Post-Award Manager
  • FITZGERALD EDWARDS, M.A., Institutional Review Board Administrator
  • AMY KRENZER, B.A., Program Assistant
  • MELISSA ELLINGTON, M.B.A. Program Assistant

School of Business

  • WILLIAM H. TURNER, M.B.A., Interim Dean
  • KIMBERLY KILLMER HOLLISTER, Ph.D., Interim Associate Dean
  • ROGER SALOMON, M.B.A., Coordinator of Instructional Services and Technology
  • DIANE FREEDMAN, M.A., Director of Career Services
  • ERIC MOSKOVITZ, M.S., Director of Undergraduate Programs
  • MAUREEN BRANCA, M.A., Coordinator of Academic Advising

M.B.A. Program

  • Director (To be Announced)

Center for International Business and International Trade Counseling Center


Summer Sessions and Curriculum Administration

  • JAMIESON BILELLA, M.B.A., Director
  • PAULA BROADWICK, B.A., Administrative Assistant