Brooks, Patricia J. Professor
Professor Brooks is the Director of the Language Learning Laboratory in the Psychology Department. She joined the CSI faculty in 1997 after completing post-doctoral research fellowships at Carnegie Mellon University and Emory University. Her research program focuses on individual differences in language learning and development across the lifespan. She conducts laboratoryRead more..
Buck, Amber Assistant Professor
Amber Buck’s research considers literate activity as situated within social, cultural and technological ecologies and asks how technologies influence writers, writing processes, and identities. She considers the ways that individuals use specific writing technologies and how they integrate these technologies within their daily lives. Her recent work examines the writingRead more..
Bussolini, Jeffrey Associate ProfessorJeffrey Bussolini was educated at Georgetown, CUNY Graduate Center, the Sorbonne (Université de Paris I) and the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, and is a sociologist, philosopher, and historian of technology by training. His areas of inquiry are: ailourography (etho-ethnography), ethnography of national security institutions, ancient and contemporary Read more..
Chin, Ava Associate Professor
Prior to earning a Ph.D. in literature and creative writing from the University of Southern California, and an M.A. from Johns Hopkins, Ava Chin was a working writer and performer. As a poet and a fiction writer, she has been a featured reader on NPR and WBAI, and performed onRead more..
Cho, Grace M. Associate ProfessorDr. Cho joined the faculty of SASW in 2004 after completing her Ph.D. in Sociology and Women's Studies at the CUNY Graduate Center. In addition to her work as an academic, she is a contributing performance artist for the art collective Still Present Pasts: Korean Americans and the Forgotten War, Read more..
Chris, Cynthia Associate Professor
Cynthia Chris joined CSI’s Department of Media Culture in 2004. Her research interests include media history, the regulation of "decency" in film and television, gender and sexuality, media authorship, and animal studies. She has presented her work at international conferences sponsored by the Center for Twentieth Century Studies at theRead more..
Cohen, Florette Associate ProfessorFlorette Cohen received her Bachelor’s in Science from CUNY Brooklyn College in 2003, a Master’s in Science from Rutgers University-New Brunswick in 2005 and her Ph.D. from the Social Psychology program at Rutgers University-New Brunswick in 2008.
As a graduate student Florette received several research and teaching awards, including the Read more..
Colón, Ismael García Associate ProfessorIsmael García Colón joined the College of Staten Island as an Assistant Professor of Anthropology in the Fall of 2006. He obtained his B.A., Magna Cum Laude, in Anthropology from the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras in 1992 and his Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Connecticut in Read more..
Costa, Peter Lecturer
Peter Costa has a doctorate in School Psychology from the University of Sarasota and extensive family therapy experience and training from the Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic and the Ackerman Institute. With his extensive background and training in family therapy, he has served as an expert witness in child custody cases. In addition,Read more..