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Contact Information

  • Academic Affairs
    Siena Hall 219
    Tel. (518) 783-2307
    Fax (518) 786-5013

Current Year Members

Board of Instruction Members

AY 2013-14

Permanent members (by virtue of office):

  • Linda Richardson, Vice President for Academic Affairs (Chair)
  • Janet Shideler, Dean, School of Liberal Arts
  • Allan Weatherwax, Dean, School of Science
  • Frederick DeCasperis, Interim Dean, School of Business
  • Peter Ellard (non-voting), Associate VPAA for Student Retention and Success 
  • Mary Lou D'Allegro,  Associate VPAA for Institutional Effectiveness
  • Gary Thompson, Library Director 
  • Paul Stec, Vice President for Finance and Administration

 Faculty Elected Representatives:   (term expires)

  •   Catherine Crohan (Library), elected At Large (8/31/14-eligible for re-election)
  •  Robin Flatland (Computer Science), elected At Large (8/31/14)
  • Jennifer McErlean (Philosophy), elected At Large (8/31/14-eligible for re-election)
  •  Adam Nguyen (Marketing), elected by Sch of Business (8/31/16)
  •  Jason Hofstein (Chemistry), elected by Sch of Science (8/31/15)
  •  Mark Rosenberry (Physics), elected by Sch of Science (8/31/15)
  •  Paul Thurston (Management), elected by Sch of Business (8/31/16) 
  •  Paul Santilli (Philosophy), elected by Sch of Liberal Arts (8/31/14)
  • Michael Sham (Modern Languages and Classics), elected by Sch of Liberal Arts (8/31/14)  

Student Representatives (appointed by Student Senate): 

  • Klaudia Bouzyk
  • Deep Shah

Notes:  The following attend when their programs are being discussed: Lois Daly, Honors Program Director; Meg Woolbright , First Year Seminar Coordinator; Pam Clements, Core Coordinator; and School Assessment Coordinators.  Laurie Fay, Assistant to the VPAA - Faculty, acts as Secretary to the Board of Instruction.