Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Atsushi Akera
Associate Professor
Curtis Bahn
Associate Professor of Arts and HASS Associate Dean for Graduate Studies & Research
Audrey Bennett
Professor & Graduate Program Director, C&M
Steve Breyman
Associate Professor
Caren Canier
Professor
Christopher Caulfield
Part-Time Lecturer
Michael Century
Professor
Ben Chang
Associate Professor & Director, GSAS
Cook Cynthia
Senior Lecturer
Nicholas DeMaison
Senior Lecturer of Music
June Deery
Professor
Shira Dentz
Lecturer
Marc Destefano
Lecturer
Faye Duchin
Professor
Ron Eglash
Professor
Ellen Esrock
Associate Professor
Arturo Estrella
Professor
Brett Fajen
Professor
Kim Fortun
Professor
Michael Fortun
Associate Professor
Vivek Ghosal
Department Head and Virginia and Lloyd W. Rittenhouse Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences
Tamar Gordon
Associate Professor
John Gowdy
Professor
John Gowdy
Professor
Wayne Gray
Professor & Graduate Program Director, Cognitive Science
Tomie Hahn
Associate Professor & Director, Center for Deep Listening
Rob Hamilton
Assistant Professor
James Hendler
Director of the Rensselaer Institute for Data Exploration and Applications (IDEA), Tetherless World
William Hicks
Lecturer
Kathy High
Professor
Chris Hubbell
Lecturer
Robert Jones
Lecturer
Mike Kalsher
HASS Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, and Associate Professor CogSci
Miles Kimball
Professor
Abby Kinchy
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director, STS
Eddie Ade Knowles
Professor of Practice
Shawn Lawson
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director, Arts
Barbara Lewis
Lecturer
Michael Lynch
Lecturer
Jim Malazita
Lecturer
Michael Mascarenhas
Associate Professor
Marge McShane
Associate Professor
Nathan Meltz
Lecturer
Branda Miller
Professor
Paul Miyamoto
Lecturer
Robert Nideffer
Professor & Department Head
Dean Nieusma
Associate Professor
Sergei Nirenburg
Professor & Dept Head
Ralph Noble
Associate Professor
Lee Odell
Professor Emeritus
In Memoriam: Pauline Oliveros
Professor of Practice
Sarah Parrales
Lecturer
Bill Puka
Professor
Ken Ragsdale
Lecturer
Weina Ran
Lecturer
Larry Reid
Professor
Rebecca Rouse
Assistant Professor
Kathleen Ruiz
Associate Professor
Silvia Ruzanka
Lecturer
Michael Schoelles
Research Associate Professor
Patricia Search
Professor
Kevin Shih
Assistant Professor
Mei Si
Assistant Professor
Kenneth L. Simons
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director, Economics
Mary Anne Staniszewski
Associate Professor
Ron Sun
Professor
Daniel Thero
Lecturer
Holly Traver
Lecturer
Igor Vamos
Associate Professor
Chris VerWys
Lecturer
Alicia Walf
Lecturer
Russell Weinstein
Assistant Professor
Langdon Winner
Professor
Yingrui Yang
Associate Professor
Yuri Yatsynovich
Assistant Professor
Nina Young
Assistant Professor
Jianling Yue
Lecturer
James P. Zappen
Professor
Yalun (Helen) Zhou
Assistant Professor

Affiliated faculty

Peter Fox
Professor and Tetherless World ConstellationOffice: WINSLW 2120
P: (518) 276-4862
F: (518) 276-4464
pfox@cs.rpi.edu
Deborah McGuinness
Tetherless World Senior Constellation ProfessorOffice: WINSLOW 3129
P: 518.276.4404
F: 518.608.4695
mcguid@rpi.edu
David J. Mendonca
Associate Professor, Industrial & Systems EngineeringP: (518) 276-4222
mendod@rpi.edu

Emeriti faculty

S. Michael Halloran
Professor EmeritusOffice: SAGE 4201
P: 518.276.6467
F: 518.276.2235
shallora@nycap.rr.com
Donald Vitaliano
Professor EmeritusOffice: SAGE 3504
P: 518.276.8093
F: 518.276.2235
vitald@rpi.edu

Staff

Anne Borrero
Administrative SpecialistOffice: SA 3502
P: 518.276.6413
F: 518.276.2235
borrea2@rpi.edu
Dean Button
Manager, Research Administration and Program DevelopmentOffice: SA 5210
P: 518.276.6928
F: 518.276.4871
button@rpi.edu
Josh Cherry
Senior Systems AdministratorOffice: SA 2406
P: 518-276-8366
F: 518-276-2235
cherrj2@rpi.edu
Ethan Coppenrath
Manager, Information ServicesOffice: Sage 2408
P: 518.276.2814
F: 518.276.2235
coppee@rpi.edu
Beth Dennis
Administrative CoordinatorOffice: WH 107
P: 276-4778
F: 276-4370
dennib@rpi.edu
John Grady
A/V TechnicianOffice: WEST G12
P: 518.276.4775
F: 518.276.4370
gradyj3@rpi.edu
Cheryl Keefe
Business AdministratorOffice: SA 4506
P: 518.276.6525
F: 518.276.3847
keefec@rpi.edu
Mark Maiellaro
Applications Support AnalystOffice: SA 2402
P: 518.276.3729
F: 518.276.2235
maielm@rpi.edu
Paula Monahan
Administrative CoordinatorOffice: CARNEGIE 312
P: 518.276.6472
F: 518.276.8268
monahp@rpi.edu
Emily Moorefield
Administrative CoordinatorOffice: SA 5304
P: 518.276.6575
F: 518.276.4871
mooree3@rpi.edu
Jennifer Mumby
Senior Student Services AdministratorOffice: SA 4305
P: 518.276.4784
F: 518.276.2659
mumbyj@rpi.edu
Kim Osburn
Manager, Operations & Administrative ServicesOffice: SA 5304
P: 518.276.6576
F: 518.276.4871
osburk@rpi.edu
Betty Osganian
Senior Student Services AdministratorOffice: SA 4301
P: 518.276.6473
F: 518.276.3266
osgane@rpi.edu
Greg Palmer
Media EngineerOffice: SA 2406
P: 518.256.7925
F: 518.276.2235
palmeg2@rpi.edu
Tracy Paul
Business AdministratorOffice: SA 4410
P: 518.276.2928
F: 518.276.3847
pault@rpi.edu
Judi Reeves
Administrative SpecialistOffice: Sage Labs 3502
P: 518-276-6390
reevej3@rpi.edu
Duane Smith
Graphic Design and Large-format PrintingOffice: Sage Labs 2410
P: 518-276-6865
Kate Tomlin
Senior Student Services AdministratorOffice: Sage 4301
P: 518-276-8345
tomlik2@rpi.edu
Caitlin Watts
HASS Business ManagerOffice: Sage Labs 4410
P: 518.276.2309
wattsc@rpi.edu
Brian Woods
Manager, HASS Student ServicesOffice: SAGE 4307
P: 518-276-2576
woodsb3@rpi.edu

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