Amanda Rotondo

Rotondo, Amanda Assistant Professor; Director of Clinical Education

Dr. Amanda Rotondo is a licensed Physical Therapist in NY and NJ.  She has experience working in inpatient, outpatient, and Early Intervention treating adults and children with orthopedic and neurological conditions.  She joined the full-time faculty in Fall 2018 as an Assistant Professor and Director of Clinical Education.  

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Christine Flynn Saulnier

Saulnier, Christine Flynn Professor, Department Chair

Christine Flynn Saulnier came to the College of Staten Island in 2009. Her scholarly interests include feminist theory, alcohol and drug problems, and lesbian health issues. Dr. Flynn Saulnier is the author of Feminist Theories and Social Work.

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Barbara Schiano

Schiano, Barbara Lecturer

Professor Schiano is a Registered Nurse, specializing in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing. She has many years of experience working in this field at various institutions. As a nurse educator, Professor Schiano has taught for many years at the university level focusing on psychiatric mental-health nursing practice. She believes in continuing the Read more..
Esther Son

Son, Esther Assistant Professor

Esther Son came to the College of Staten Island in 2014 after serving as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Senior Research Associate at the Lurie Institute for Disability Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University. Her primary research interest is the enhancement of the health

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Barbra Teater

Teater, Barbra Professor, MSW Program Director

Barbra Teater came to the College of Staten Island in 2014 after spending eight years in social work education in the United Kingdom. Dr. Teater’s research and scholarship focuses on: health and well-being among older adults; research methods and evidence-based practice in social work; social work theories and methods; and social

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Vidette Todaro-Franceschi

Todaro-Franceschi, Vidette Professor

Dr. Vidette Todaro-Franceschi, is a tenured Professor and also appointed faculty at the Graduate Center nursing doctoral program, both of the City University of New York.  A registered nurse for 35 years, she has worked in a multiplicity of roles and settings as staff, head nurse, assistant director of nursing, Read more..
Nathalie Weeks

Weeks, Nathalie Lecturer

Wei Zhang

Zhang, Wei Assistant Professor

Dr. Wei Zhang’s research has been focused on a variety of human behavior phenomena and principles, which were expanded by interdisciplinary projects in Motor Control, Biomechanics, Neuroscience, Bioengineering, and Psychology. Her recent research interest has an emphasis on the neural and biomechanical bases of human hand control by investigating healthy Read more..