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ITDS Team

The Instructional Technology and Design Services (ITDS) Group, a subdivision of Information Technology, is committed to providing services, support, and education to the Campus community in order to effectively integrate technology into instructional and administrative operating units. We achieve this mission by offering a wide variety of training opportunities, faculty development programs and initiatives, and Instructional Design expertise delivered in a manner that is customized in order to facilitate, support, and enhance the scholarship of teaching and learning through the use of technology.

Our focus is on adapting emerging and promising technologies to the teaching curriculum and demonstrating best pedagogical uses that will enhance the learning environment. Our team is comprised of Instructional Designers, Professional Technology Trainers, Instructional Technology Specialists, and Instructional Technology Assistants.



Dr. Yanling Sun
Director, ITDS


Robin Walker
Program Assistant


Courtney Volpe
Senior Technology Trainer


Pam Fallivene
Technology Training Specialist



Elizabeth Pataki
Administrative Systems Trainer


Carolyn Demefack
Senior Instructional Designer


Joe Russo
Instructional Designer


Dr. Jinxia He
Instructional Designer



Patrick Scioscia
Instructional Designer


Keith Adams
Instructional Designer


Pauline Carpenter
Instructional Designer

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Rose Lamela
Multi Media Specialist



Dan Stratthaus
Instructional Technology Specialist


Terry Steckowich
Online Learning Support Specialist


Qian (Lora) Yao
Instructional Technology Assistant


Christopher Petrillo
Instructional Technology Assistant



Robert McPherson
Instructional Technology Assistant

Mario Cifuentes
Mario Cifuentes
Instructional Technology Assistant