Ph.D. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (Sociology)
M.S. Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (Rural Sociology)
B.S. New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University
Courses Recently Taught
- Organizational Behavior (graduate and undergraduate)
- Introduction to Business
- World of Business
Present Associate Professor, Ithaca College School of Business
Individual student "hardiness"
Factors influencing undergraduate retention
Research in Progress
Longitudinal study correlating hardiness to undergraduate retention on five American campuses.
Longitudinal study examining the relationship of undergraduate hardiness with their Myers-Briggs typologies and the interplay with their persistence to graduation.
Longitudinal study exploring the correlation of curriculum linkage with undergraduate retention.
Longitudinal study exploring black undergraduate hardiness, their choice of college enrollment--HBCU vs. Research I--and with their persistence to graduation.