SUNY Oneonta names Chris Wilber Head Coach of cross country and track & field programs

After the conclusion of a national search, SUNY Oneonta Director of Athletics Tracey Ranieri is pleased to announced that Chris Wilber has been selected as the Head Coach of the men’s and women’s cross country and track & field programs. Wilber spent this past year as the interim coach of both programs after having served … Continue reading SUNY Oneonta names Chris Wilber Head Coach of cross country and track & field programs

New Faculty Profile-Anita Levine

DR. ANITA C. LEVINE Assistant Professor Department of Elementary Education and Reading Education: Ph.D., Kent State University; M.Ed., Kent State University; B.S., Rutgers University. Areas of expertise: curriculum studies, comparative education and the developing field of hope studies. Professional experience: Adjunct professor at Kent State University and John Carroll University. I also taught as an … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Anita Levine

New Faculty Profile-Barbara Durkin

BARBARA DURKIN Assistant Professor Department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems Education: J.D., Pace University, 2010; M.B.A. Organizational Behavior, Iona College, 1977; B.A., Political Science and Business, St. Johns University, 1974. Professional experience: Independent Management Consultant (1987-present); Director of Human Resources and Affirmative Action, SUNY Maritime (2004-2007); SUNY Oneonta, 1990-2004, as Part-Time Lecturer, Economics and … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Barbara Durkin

New Faculty Profile-Jason Smolinski

DR. JASON SMOLINSKI Assistant Professor Physics and Astronomy Education: Ph.D., Michigan State University; M.S., Michigan State University; B.S., Central Michigan University Why Oneonta? I chose SUNY Oneonta because it is a smaller school with a strong emphasis on education, yet with encouragement to do research as well. The Physics and Astronomy Department here is also … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Jason Smolinski

New Faculty Profile-Jennifer Withington

DR. JENNIFER WITHINGTON Assistant Professor Biology Education: Ph.D., Penn State; M.S., University of Iowa; B.S., Heidelberg College Professional experience: My prior appointment was at St. Andrews Presbyterian College in Laurinburg, N.C., as an assistant professor of biology. I spent three summers in central Poland doing field work for my Ph.D. dissertation, the last year on … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Jennifer Withington

New Faculty Profile-Leigh Fall

DR. LEIGH M. FALL Assistant Professor Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Education: Ph.D., Texas A&M University; M.S., Indiana University; B.S., University of New Mexico Professional experience: I was a postdoctoral scientist at the University of Arizona under Dr. Karl Flessa for a year before coming to Oneonta. Areas of expertise: Marine Invertebrate Paleontology, Paleoecology Why Oneonta? … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Leigh Fall

New Faculty Profile-Trevor Fuller

DR. TREVOR FULLER Assistant Professor Geography Education: Ph.D., University of Illinois; M.A., Indiana State University; B.S., Purdue University Areas of expertise: Geographic information systems, urban geography, environmental issues, environmental justice Professional experience: I worked for almost 10 years as an environmental scientist prior to pursuing advanced degrees in geography. Prior to accepting a position here … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Trevor Fuller

New Faculty Profile-Gwen Frank

DR. GWEN FRANK Assistant Professor Elementary Education & Reading Education: Ph.D., University of Houston; M.Ed., University of Connecticut; B.S. and M.Ed., Southwest Texas State University Professional experience: I’ve taught in a variety of settings throughout my career – as an elementary school classroom teacher for 20 years; overseas, through the Department of Defense; and I … Continue reading New Faculty Profile-Gwen Frank