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Math & Engineering Science Department

Faculty


Full-time Faculty

Susan L. Kutryb (1993)
Department Chairperson, Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.S., Plattsburgh
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1997
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2010
Elaine Brooks-Rinaldo (1981)
Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.S., SUNY at Plattsburgh
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1998
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2003
Jenifer Nichols (1992)
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.B.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., Russell Sage College
A.S., Hudson Valley Community College
Maria Cholakis (2002)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology
A.A.S., Monroe Community College
Deborah Pearce (1989)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Pennsylvania State University
B.S., SUNY Oneonta
Beth Ernest (1993)
Associate Professor, Engineering Science
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Renselaer Polytechnic Institute
A.S., Hudson Valley Community College
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2007
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
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Kathryn Pearson (2007)
Instructor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Potsdam
B.A., SUNY Potsdam
Joel H. Glickman (2003)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Theresa Powers (2009)
Instructor, Mathematics
M.S.Ed., College of Saint Rose
B.S., SUNY Oneonta
A.A.S., Hudson Valley Community College
Rochelle Goldfarb (1993)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., San Francisco State University
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2002
Marie Redick (2005)
Instructor, Mathematics
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Russell Sage College
Mary Beth Hampshire (2003)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., College of William and Mary
B.A., Queens College (N.C.)
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2010
Doris Schoonmaker (1978)
Professor, Mathematics
M.S., SUNY Albany
B.S., SUNY at Oneonta
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1995
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2006
Donald Heckelman, Ph.D. (1982)
Associate Professor, Engineering Science
Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
A.S., Hudson Valley Community College
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1994
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2005
Peter Stix (2008)
Instructor, Mathematics
M.A.T., Union College
M.A., University of Minnesota Minneapolis
B.A., University of Rochester
Beth Kane (1997)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., SUNY Albany
A.A., Hudson Valley Community College
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2011
Mark D. Tenney, D.A. (1991)
Professor, Mathematics
D.A., SUNY Albany
M.S.Ed., College of Saint Rose
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., The College of Saint Rose
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service, 1994
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1999
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2007
Linda Lim Ph.D. (2004)
Assistant Professor, Engineering Science
Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.A., Messiah College
Walton Yoder (2008)
Instructor, Mathematics
M.S., Lehigh University
B.A., University of Texas – Austin

Adjunct Faculty

Day and Evening Instructors

Roger Allen
Alyssa Blostein
Laura Brigada
Bernard Collins
John Conrad
Steve Curro
Matthew Cusack
Daniel D’Amboise
Thomas Dreyer
Andrea Faoro
Gary Farrell
Kathleen Fay
Richard Ferro
Ron Gast
Barbara Grimm
Eric Heller
Crystal Heshmat
Roy Kretzler
Nicole Kruse
Kimberly Kuster-Smith
Thomas Mattson
Carol McMullin
Chek Beng Ng
Ken Niccoli
Steve Oladimeji
Joseph Olles
Joseph Palko
Cherie Pash-Corr
Tara Quinn
Fallah Shafeei
Joan Shack
Greg Sokaris
Bruce Sutphin
Richard Thimble
Thomas Turiel
Ronald Vero
Fredrick Wildman
Lauren Wolf Christensen
Carlton Woodley
Howard Zuckerman

College in the High School Instructors

Janice Balogh
Yuriy Berin
Christa Brown
Mark Bryan
Robert Dorrance
Erin Erickson
Jennifer Gabriel
Wendy Glunk
Eduardo Gutierrez
Linda Kennedy
Angela Krulls
Carmela McCarthy
Isabel McGuire
Michael Nirsberger
Timothy Ossont
Kim Quesnel
Marie Roberts
James Schlegel
Kevin Schultz
Kristine Shakow
Camelia Sofrone
Christine Strube
Roy Stiles
Mary Suite
Michelle Szakmary
Nancy Van Oort


Professors Emeriti

Everett M. Ashworth (1966-1991)
Professor
B.S.M.E., Lehigh University

George C. Baker* (1955-1983)
Professor
B.S., Syracuse University
M.A., Syracuse University

George A. Beckley (1967-1991)
Associate Professor
A.A.S., Nassau Community College
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY

Dale B. Bryant (1977-2005)
Professor
B.S., University at Albany, SUNY
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
Ph.D., University at Albany, SUNY
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1993

Catherine T. Dermott (1978-2009)
Associate Professor
A.A., Hudson Valley Community College
B.A., University at Albany, SUNY
M.A., University at Albany, SUNY
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2000

Oscar H. Godin* (1960-1984)
Professor
B.S., St. Stephens College, University of Delhi (India)
M.S., Siena College
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1977

Jay A. Gorham (1963-1997)
Professor
B.S., University at Albany, SUNY
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1980

Diane S. Jasinski (1983-2006)
Professor
B.A., Russell Sage College
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1996
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2004

Warren H. Joscelyn* (1966-2002)
Professor
B.S., SUNY Oneonta
M.S., SUNY Oneonta
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1973

Raymond M. Knight* (1958-1973)
Professor
B.S., University of New Hampshire
M.A., Boston University

Margaret Anne Leonard (1991-2006)
Assistant Professor
B.S., Allegheny College
M.A., New York University

Martin Lewis (1965-2003)
Professor
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

John E. Murray (1965-2007)
Professor
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh
M.S., Clarkson College
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1979

Ruby F. Painton (1967-1981)
Assistant Professor
B.A., Duke University

Deanne M. Sodergren (1981-2006)
Professor
B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2001

Norman R. Swanson (1968-1991)
Professor
B.A., University at Albany, SUNY
M.A., University at Albany, SUNY
C.A.S., University at Albany, SUNY
Ed.D., University at Albany, SUNY
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1987
SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1989

Robert A. Yoder* (1971-1983)
Assistant Professor
B.E.E., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S.E., University of Michigan
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY

* Deceased