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College of Applied Science and Technology - Undergraduate Faculty

H. Fred Walker, BS, MBA, California State University; MS, Ph.D., Iowa State University—Dean; Professor

Linda A. Tolan, BS, State University College at Geneseo; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Andrews University; NCC—Senior Associate Dean, Professor

Maureen S. Valentine, BSCE, Tufts University; MECE, Virginia Polytechnic Institute; PE—Associate Dean; Professor

Sean T. Bennett, BS, Clarkson University; M.Ed., State University College at Brockport; Ed.M., Harvard University—Assistant Dean

School of Engineering Technology

Civil Engineering Technology

Amanda Bao, BS, MS, Tianjin University (China); Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder—Assistant Professor

Harry G. Cooke, BS, Northwestern University; MSCE, University of Texas; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute; PE—Associate Professor

G. Todd Dunn, BS, Dartmouth College; MSCE, University of California; PE—Department Chair, Associate Professor

Robert H. Easton, BS, United States Military Academy; MSCE, Iowa State University; PE—Professor Emeritus

Abdullah Faruque, B.Sc., Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (India); M.A.Sc., Ph.D., University of Windsor (Canada); PE—Assistant Professor

Frank Hanna, B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Baghdad (Iraq); Ph.D., University of Wales College of Cardiff (United Kingdom)—Associate Professor

William C. Larsen, BS, MSCE, Dartmouth College; PE—Professor Emeritus

Robert E. McGrath Jr., BCE, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; MSCE, Syracuse University; PE—Professor Emeritus

Mark Piterman, MCE, Odessa Marine Engineers Institute (Ukraine)—Professor Emeritus

Scott B. Wolcott, BS, MS, State University of New York at Buffalo; PE—Undergraduate Program Coordinator; Professor

Teresa Wolcott, BS, State University of New York at Buffalo; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Environmental Sustainability, Health and Safety

J. Grant Esler, BS, Boston University; MPH, University of Michigan—Lecturer

Josh Goldowitz, BS, State University of New York at Binghamton; MS, University of Arizona—Professor

Lisa Greenwood, BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; MS, University of New Haven—Lecturer

John Morelli, BS, Syracuse University; MS, Ph.D., State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry; PE—Professor

Joseph M. Rosenbeck, CSP, MS, BS, Central Missouri State University—Graduate Program Coordinator; Professor

Jennifer L. Schneider, CIH, BA, Roberts Wesleyan College; MS, University of Rochester; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts—Professor

Gretchen L. Wainwright, BS, M.Eng., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute—Lecturer

Facility Management

Jeffrey Rogers, PE, CPE, BS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; MS, University of Florida; ME, Old Dominion University; Ph.D., University of Virginia—Associate Professor

Electrical, Computer, and Telecommunications Engineering Technology

W. David Baker, BSEE, Monmouth College; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Professor Emeritus

Miguel Bazdresch, BE, Western Institute of Technology and Higher Studies (Mexico); ME, National Polytechnic Institute (Mexico); Ph.D., National Higher School of Telecommunications (France)

Jeanne Christman, BS, Clarkson University; MS, University of Texas at Dallas—Associate Professor

Richard C. Cliver, BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; MSEE, University of Rochester—Associate Professor

Steven A. Ciccarelli, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Electrical Engineering Technology Program Chair; Associate Professor

Thomas Dingman, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Professor Emeritus

Michael Eastman, BS, MSCS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Department Chair; Professor

Ronald Fulle, BA, State University College at Oswego; MS, University of Colorado at Boulder—Associate Professor

Clark Hochgraf, BS, State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison—Associate Professor

James J. Hurny, BSEE, Carnegie Institute of Technology; MBA, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ed.D., St. John Fisher College—Associate Professor

Mark J. Indelicato, BEEE, Manhattan College; MS, Polytechnic University—Associate Professor

William P. Johnson, BA, Kings College; BSEE, MSEE, Syracuse University; JD, University at Buffalo Law School—Professor

Sungyoung Kim, BE, Sogang University (Korea); MM, Ph.D., McGill University (Canada)

Warren L. G. Koontz, BSEE, University of Maryland; MSEE, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Purdue University—Professor Emeritus

David Krispinsky, BE, MSE, Youngstown State University—Associate Professor

Eldred L. Majors, BS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Drew Maywar, BS, MS, Ph.D., University of Rochester—Assistant Professor

David M. Orlicki, BS, Michigan State University; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Carol Richardson, BSEE, University of Wyoming; MSEE, Union College—Professor Emerita

Jacob Schanker, BEE, MEE, City College of the City University of New York, PE—Lecturer

George H. Zion, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Professor

Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology

Ronald F. Amberger, BME, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; ME, Pennsylvania State University; PE—Professor Emeritus

Martin Anselm, BS, State University College at Geneseo; MS, Clarkson University; Ph.D., Binghamton University—Assistant Professor

Beth A. Carle, BSE, University of Pittsburgh; MS, Ph.D., University of Illinois; EIT Professional Certification—Associate Professor

Elizabeth M. Dell, BSME, General Motors Institute; MS, University of Michigan—Mill Chair; Associate Professor

Robert D. Garrick, BSEE, GMI Engineering and Management Institute; MBA, Rochester Institute of Technology; MS, University of Rochester; Ph.D., University of South Carolina—Associate Professor

Martin Gordon, BSME, MSME, MBA, State University of New York at Buffalo; PE—Associate Professor

Spencer H. Kim, BS, Hanyang University (South Korea); MS, Ph.D., University of Illinois—Associate Professor

James H. Lee, BS, California Polytechnic State University; MS, Ph.D., Texas A&M; PE—Assistant Professor

William Leonard, AAS, State University College at Canton; BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Mechanical Engineering Technology Program Chair; Associate Professor

Ti-Lin Liu, MS, Tsinghua University (China)—Associate Professor

Carl A. Lundgren, BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; MBA, University of Rochester—Professor

Michael P. Medlar, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Robert A. Merrill, BS, Clarkson College; MS, Northeastern University; PE—Professor Emeritus

Mark W. Olles, AAS, Monroe Community College; BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Tennessee—Assistant Professor

Michael J. Parthum Sr., BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Technology Program Chair; Associate Professor

Alan D. Raisanen, BS, Drake University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota—Assistant Professor

S. Manian Ramkumar, BE, PSG, College of Technology-Bharathiar (India); ME, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton —Department Chair, Professor

Michael J. Slifka, AAS, Niagara County Community College; BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Senior Lecturer

John A. Stratton, BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; PE—Professor Emeritus

Larry A. Villasmil, BSME, Universidad del Tachira (Venezuela); MSME, Ph.D., Texas A&M University—Assistant Professor

Packaging Science

Carlos A. Diaz-Acosta, BS, MS, Universidad de los Andes (Colombia); Ph.D., Michigan State University—Assistant Professor

Changfeng Ge, BSME, MSME, Tongji University (China); Ph.D., University of Dortmund (Germany)—Associate Professor

Daniel L. Goodwin, BS, MS, Ph.D., Michigan State University—Professor

Deanna M. Jacobs, BS, State University College at Plattsburgh; MA, State University College at Geneseo; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Professor

Daniel P. Johnson, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Department Chair; Professor

Thomas Kausch, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Instructor

Karen L. Proctor, BS, Michigan State University; MBA, Rochester Institute of Technology—Professor

School of International Hospitality and Service Innovation

Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management

David H. Crumb, BS, Florida State University; MBA, Michigan State University—Professor Emeritus

Edward Ganster, BS, MS Rochester Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Jennifer DiGaetano, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Lorraine E. Hems, BS, Nazareth College of Rochester; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology; CS, CWE—Lecturer

Muhammet Kesgin, BSc, MSc, Akdeniz University (Turkey), Ph.D., Coventry University, (United Kingdom)—Assistant Professor

Richard M. Lagiewski, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Tech nology—Senior Lecturer

Carol B. Whitlock, RD, BS, MS, Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts—Department Chair; Professor, CDN, CFS

Department of Service Systems

James Jacobs Jr., BA, Purdue University; MS, Troy State University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo—Senior Lecturer

Linda Underhill, RD, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo—Department Chair; Associate Professor

Reserve Officer’s Training Corps

Army ROTC

Lt. Col. Edward Whitaker, BS, Norwich University; MA, University of Maryland University College—Professor

Sgt. First Class Dennis Doyle, Training NCO—Instructor

Patrick Geiger, BS, U.S. Military Academy at West Point—Assistant Professor

Maj. Nicholas Graham, BS, U.S. Military Academy at West Point—Assistant Professor

Master Sgt. Christopher Hall, AS, Jefferson Community College—Instructor

Donald C. Powell, BA, State University College at Geneseo; MA, State University College at Brockport—Recruiting Operations Officer; Assistant Professor

Air Force ROTC

Lt. Col. Ann M. Gallucci, BA, Political Science, Kean College of New Jersey; MBA, North Central University—Professor

Capt. Harold J. Gotwald, BS, Industrial Engineering, Wright State University; MBA, Liberty University—Assistant Professor

Technical Sergeant Veronica Williams, AA, Community College of the Air Force—Non-Commissioned Officer-in-Charge

Russell C. McCarthy Professorship in Engineering Technology

Established: 1979

Donor: The Russell C. McCarthy endowed chair was created in 1980 by a group of six donors to augment the creation of the RIT School of Applied Industrial Studies. The endowed chair now resides in the College of Applied Science and Technology and reports to the college dean.

Purpose: To build relationships between the college and industrial and professional communities worldwide that share the college’s interests, goals, and values.

Held by: Jennifer L. Schneider

Paul A. Miller Professorship in Continuing Education

Established: 1981

Donor: RIT Board of Trustees

Purpose: Established in honor of former RIT President Paul A. Miller, it recognizes RIT faculty making distinguished contributions to continuing education with a record of matching university intellectual and educational resources with the needs of students and the community.

Held by: Betsy Dell