Faculty - Social Sciences
Mawhinney Hall, Room 380, (315) 498-2301

  • Nina Tamrowski, Professor/Political Science/Department Chairperson 
    B.A., The College at Brockport;  
    M.A., Syracuse University 
  • Mary Bogin, Professor/History
    B.A., Antioch College;    
    M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
  • Ed Burton, Assistant Professor/History
    B.A., M.A., University of Cincinnati;
    Ph.D., Purdue University
  • David Bzdak, Assistant Professor/Philosphy
    B.A, Bloomburg University;
    A.B.D., Ph. D., Syracuse University
  • Elizabeth Casey, Assistant Professor
    B.A., Hamilton College;
    M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
  • Ingrid J. Cominsky, Professor/Psychology
    B.A., Mills College;    
    M.Ed., Ph.D., Syracuse University 
  • Douglas Dinero, Assistant Professor
    B.S., Michigan State University 
    M.A., Ph.D., University of CA at Davis 
  • LaRhonda Ealey, Assistant Professor
    B.A., Tougaloo College
    M.A., ABD, Syracuse University  
  • Lois Easterday, Professor/Sociology
    B.A., College of St. Mary;
    M.A.,University of Nebraska at Omaha;   
    Ph.D., Syracuse University
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  • Kerry Evans, Assistant Professor/Psychology
    B.A., Hartwick College
    M.S., Psy.D., SUNY Albany  
  • Kent M. Ford, Professor/Economics
    B.S. Brigham Young University;
    M.A. University of San Francisco;
    Executive Certificate, Georgetown University;
  • Patrick Kenny, Associate Professor/Philosophy
    B.A., M.A., National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland;
    M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester
  • Margret M. Ksander, Assistant Professor/Sociology
    B.A., Alverno College;    
    M.A., Marquette University
  • Arnaud Lambert, Associate Professor/Anthropology
    B.A., University of Rhode Island;
    M.A. University of Iowa;
    Ph. D. Brandeis University
  • Pamela Martin-Louer, Professor/Psychology/General Studies Department Chair
    B.S. Syracuse University;
    M.A. Wayne State University
  • Richard McLain, Professor/History
    B.A., M.A., Louisiana State University;
    M.A. (History), M.A. (Medicine, Occupation and Health in Historical Perspective);
    Ph.D., The University of Exeter
  • Valerie Melburg, Associate Professor/Psychology
    B.A. CUNY Lehman College;
    Ph.D., University at Albany
  • Tara Ross, Professor/History 
    B.A., M.A., Indiana State University;   
    J.D., Valparaiso University
  • Christopher Thuot, Assistant Professor/Political Science
    B.A., University of North Carolina at Asheville
    M.A., Ph.D., Northern Illinois University
  • Annie Tuttle, Assistant Professor/Sociology
    B.A., University of Texas;
    M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University
  • David VanArsdale, Associate Professor/Sociology
    B.A., Eckerd College;
    M.A., St. John’s University;
    Ph.D., Syracuse University
  • Marie VasekAssociate Professor/Psychology
    B.A., Binghamton University;
    M.A., Clark University
  • Shawn Wiemann, Assistant Professor/History
    B.A. History, SUNY Geneseo;
    M.A. American History, College of William and Mary;
    Ph.D., University of New Mexico
  • Mark Zane, Professor/Sociology
    B.A., SUNY Geneseo;
    M.S., Texas A&M University

Post-Probationary Adjuncts Include:

  • David Deacon
    Ph.D., S.U.
  • Sarah Hall
    M.A., SUNY Oswego
  • James Krantz
    M.A., S.U.
  • Leonard Pyzynski
    M.A., Ball State University
  • Nicholas Stamoulacatos
    M.A., SUNY Cortland
  • Richard Woodworth
    M.P.A, Syracuse University
  • David Wright
    M.A., American Public University
  • Zhe-Heimerman, Jeremy
    M.S., University of Oregon

Adjunct Faculty Include:

  • Emmanuael B. Awuah
    Ph.D., Michigan State University
  • Elizabeth Bough
    M.P.S., SUNY Environmental Science & Forestry
  • Peter Brown
    Ph.D., Harvard
  • Patricia Bushnell
    M.A., Syracuse University
  • William Cesare
    Ed.D., University of Sarasota
  • Charles DeMotte
    Ph.D., University of Kansas
  • Richard Fitzgerald
    M.A., Niagara University
  • Eileen Fitzpatrick
    M.S., SUNY Oswego
  • Regina Gabrielle
    M.S., Florida State University
  • Robert Garland
    M.A., Syracuse University
  • Thomas Gillen
    M.A., Stony Brook University
  • Bruce Hare
    Ph.D., University of Chicago
  • James Herrick
    Ph.D., University at Albany
  • David Hines
    M.A., Binghamton University
  • Mary Keenan
    M.S., Syracuse University
  • Maureen Kennedy
    M.S., C.A.S., Syracuse University
  • Melissa Korycinski
    A.B.D., Syracuse University
  • Edward Kowalski
    M.A., Northern Illinois University
  • Eugene Mack
    Ph.D., Syracuse University
  • Gregory Scott
    Ph.D., Syracuse University
  • Brenda Silverman
    Ph.D., Syracuse University
  • Eric Snyder
    M.P.A., Marist College
  • Nicholas Stamoulacatos
    M.A., SUNY Cortland
  • Thomas Zino
    Ed.D., Syracuse University

Professors Emeriti:

  • Joseph Agonito
  • Rupert Caine
  • Gail. Cromack
  • William M. Cross
  • C. D. DiPerna
  • Jane Donegan
  • Lois Easterday
  • Sandra R. Fiske
  • Ronald E. Kowalski
  • Claude V. MacMillan
  • Nancy K. McCarty
  • David G. Muir
  • John A. Panagakis
  • Mary Anne Pitts
  • James L. Schofield
  • Hiram L. Smith
  • Vern L. Sugerman

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