Faculty, Retirees and Emeriti

We have a great, creative faculty. Several of our faculty have received the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching and many of our faculty have been awarded the President's Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Our faculty provide students with instruction using tried and true methods along with innovative teaching practices such as interactive television, Web-based courses, collaborative learning and integrated computer work.

Full-time Faculty

Susan L. Kutryb (Hired 1993)
Department Chairperson, 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

Scott Bianco, Ph.D. (Hired 2016)
Instructor, Mathematics
Ph.D., M.A., SUNY Albany
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh

Denise Brocci (Hired 2012)
Instructor, Mathematics
M.A.T., Sage Graduate School
B.A., SUNY Plattsburgh

Maria Cholakis (Hired 2002)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology
A.A.S., Monroe Community College

Beth Ernest (Hired 1993)
Associate Professor, Engineering Science
M.S., B.S., Rensselaer 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, 2011

Joel H. Glickman (Hired 2003)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rochelle Goldfarb (Hired 1993)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., San Francisco State University
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2002

Mary Beth Hampshire (Hired 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
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2015

Donald Heckelman, Ph.D. (Hired 1982)
Professor, Engineering Science
Ph.D., M.S., B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
A.A.S., Hudson Valley Community College
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1994
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2005

Beth Kane (Hired 1997)
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.A., B.A., SUNY Albany
A.A., Hudson Valley Community College
HVCC President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2011

Linda Lim, Ph.D. (Hired 2004)
Assistant Professor, Engineering Science
Ph.D., M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.A., Messiah College

Jenifer Nichols (Hired 1992)
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.B.A., SUNY Albany
B.A., Russell Sage College
A.S., Hudson Valley Community College

Deborah Pearce (Hired 1989)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Pennsylvania State University
B.S., SUNY Oneonta

Kathryn Pearson (Hired 2007)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A., B.A., SUNY Potsdam

Theresa Powers (Hired 2009)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S.Ed., College of Saint Rose
B.S., SUNY Oneonta
A.A.S., Hudson Valley Community College

Marie Redick (Hired 2005)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Russell Sage College

Peter Stix (Hired 2008)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A.T., Union College
M.A., University of Minnesota Minneapolis
B.A., University of Rochester

Mark D. Tenney, D.A. (Hired 1991)
Professor, Mathematics
D.A., M.A., SUNY Albany
M.S.Ed., B.A., 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

Walton Yoder (Hired 2008)
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S., Lehigh University
B.A., University of Texas – Austin

Adjunct Faculty

James Addeo
Ingrid Arit
Alyssa Blostein
John Conrad
Jesse Corradino
Steve Curro
Daniel D’Amboise
Thomas Dreyer
Jennifer Eaton
Gary Farrell
Richard Ferro
John Gosselin
Richard Heim
Jesse Herbert
Crystal Heshmat
Richard Jackson
Kimberly Kuster-Smith
Logan Martin
Christopher Mascolo
Carol McMullin
Chek Beng Ng
Ken Niccoli
Steve Oladimeji
Joseph Palko
Susan Schildt
Raymond Scott
Greg Sokaris
Bruce Sutphin
John Tambroni
Ronald Vero
Nicholas Viscio
Steven Whitney
Jill Yener

Former Faculty and Professors Emeriti

Everett M. Ashworth (Years of Service: 1966-1991)
Emeritus
B.S.M.E., Lehigh University

George C. Baker* (Years of Service: 1955-1983)
Emeritus
B.S., Syracuse University
M.A., Syracuse University

George A. Beckley (Years of Service: 1967-1991)
Emeritus
A.A.S., Nassau Community College
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY

Arthur W. Bourdeau** (Years of Service: 1968-1985)
Associate Professor
B.S., St. Lawrence University
M.S., Union College

Elaine Brooks-Rinaldo (Years of Service: 1981-2018)
Emeritus
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

Dale B. Bryant (Years of Service: 1977-2005)
Emeritus
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 (Years of Service: 1978-2009)
Emeritus
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

Anne T. Fontaine*** (Years of Service: 1993-1999)
Assistant Professor
B.A., The College of Saint Rose
M.S.Ed., The College of Saint Rose
M.A., University at Albany, SUNY
Ph.D., University at Albany, SUNY

Oscar H. Godin* (Years of Service: 1960-1984)
Emeritus
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 (Years of Service: 1963-1997)
Emeritus
B.S., University at Albany, SUNY
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1980

Diane S. Jasinski (Years of Service: 1983-2006)
Emeritus
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* (Years of Service: 1966-2002)
Emeritus
B.S., SUNY Oneonta
M.S., SUNY Oneonta
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1973

Raymond M. Knight* (Years of Service: 1958-1973)
Emeritus
B.S., University of New Hampshire
M.A., Boston University

Margaret Anne Leonard (Years of Service: 1991-2006)
Emeritus
B.S., Allegheny College
M.A., New York University

Martin Lewis (Years of Service: 1965-2003)
Emeritus
B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Ann Marie Murray** (Years of Service: 1982-2005)
Professor
B.A., Mount Saint Mary College
M.A., University at Albany, SUNY
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY
C.A.S., University at Albany, SUNY
Ph.D., University at Albany, SUNY
HVCC President's Award for Excellence in Professional Service, 1992
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1997

John E. Murray (Years of Service: 1965-2007)
Emeritus
B.S., SUNY Plattsburgh
M.S., Clarkson College
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1979

Ruby F. Painton (Years of Service: 1967-1981)
Emeritus
B.A., Duke University

Cherie A. Pash-Corr (Years of Service: 1979-2010)
Emeritus
B.S., University at Albany, SUNY
M.A., University at Albany, SUNY
HVCC President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1992
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2002

Doris Schoonmaker (Years of Service: 1978-2018)
Emeritus
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

Joan E. Shack (Years of Service: 1979-2010)
Emeritus
B.A., Western Michigan University
M.A., Michigan State University
HVCC President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1987
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1992

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

Linda S. Stein (Years of Service: 1993-2010)
Emeritus
B.A., University at Albany, SUNY
M.B.A., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

P. Howard Stoner (Years of Service: 1986-2010)
Emeritus
B.A., William Penn College
M.A., University of Wyoming

Norman R. Swanson (Years of Service: 1968-1991)
Emeritus
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* (Years of Service: 1971-1983)
Emeritus
B.E.E., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S.E., University of Michigan
M.S., University at Albany, SUNY

* Deceased
** Resigned without emeritus status
*** Retired with too few years for emeritus status

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Department or program information:

Susan L. Kutryb
MATH AND ENGINEERING SCIENCE DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON
Bulmer Telecommuncations Center, Room 230

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Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.