Hartwick Welcomes New Faculty for 2014-2015

August 19, 2014

Hartwick College will welcome nine new faculty members for the 2014-2015 academic year. They are:

Michael Bertucci, Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry (term appointment)
B.S., Stevens Institute of Technology
Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Derek Bloomfield, Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance (term appointment)
B.A., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

James Buthman, Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science (term appointment)
B.A., Colorado State University
M.A., Ph.D., Northern Arizona University

Caleb Goltz, Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science (term appointment)
B.A., St. Olaf College
Ph.D. Candidate, University of Minnesota

David Legere, Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology (term appointment)
B.S., Duquesne University
M.A., University of Massachusetts
J.D., Quinnipiac University School of Law

Chien-Wei Lin, Visiting Assistant Professor of Business Administration (term appointment)
B.A., Shih-Hsin, Taipei, Taiwan
M.B.A., National Chiayi University, Chiayi, Taiwan
M.S., Daniels College of Business, University of Denver

Lorena Marra, Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing (term appointment)
B.S., Utica College of Syracuse University
M.S., SUNY Binghamton

Amy Shaver, Visiting Associate Professor of Nursing (term appointment)
B.S., M.S., SUNY Institute of Technology
Ph.D., SUNY Binghamton

Karina Walker, Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish (term appointment)
B.A., M.A., SUNY Binghamton
Ph.D. Candidate, SUNY Albany

In addition to the nine new appointments, 13 other faculty members have been reappointed: Colin Armstrong (Music), Jacqueline Brophy (Nursing), Lisa Casler (Nursing), Brent DeLanoy (English), Sanjeewa Gamagedara (Chemistry), Pamela Gilbert (Nursing), Patricia Grust (Nursing), Wendy Moore (Nursing), Anthony Russo (Biology), Maia Silber (Nursing), Pinki Srivastava (Business Administration and Accounting), Munir Syed (Biology), and Sarah Whiteford (Sociology). The College also welcomes four native adjunct professors: Dan Cartis (French), Maria Hitzginger (German), Marina Mateo (Spanish) and Wei-Ning Tsai (Mandarin Chinese).

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,500 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes a uniquely experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a unique January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for the world ahead. A Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Susan Salton
Phone: 607-431-4465