Dr. Ruth Scipione-Kassel

Dr. Ruth Kassel, Ph.D. | Assistant Director of ACE

rkassel@siena.edu | (518) 782-6951 | Schedule a Meeting

Ruth has been working in faculty development related work since 2007. Her areas of specialization include experiential learning, community engaged teaching and learning (CETL), effective use of reflection, and university/community partnership building. In her three years at ACE she has worked with numerous faculty and has developed academically-focused programs including the Certificate in Community Development, local/international internship programs, and community-engaged undergraduate research. Ruth has a PhD in Spanish linguistics and her research interests include Language Contact, Community Development in Higher Ed, and Community-Engaged Scholarship.