RVCC Faculty Members Receive Promotions in 2019

Thursday, June 13, 2019
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Several members of the Raritan Valley Community College faculty have received promotions for their hard work and dedication to the College. The RVCC Board of Trustees has approved the promotions of the following faculty members:

Sara Banfield of Easton, PA (Communication & Languages): from Associate Professor to Professor

Keith Burns of Toms River (Health Science Education): from Instructor to Assistant Professor

John Cleary of High Bridge (Humanities, Social Science, Social Work & Education): from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Jessica Darkenwald-DeCola of Readington (English): from Instructor to Assistant Professor

Frank Forte of Clinton (Mathematics & Computer Science): from Instructor to Assistant Professor

Isabel Gutierrez of Bethlehem, PA (Humanities, Social Science, Social Work & Education): from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Carolyn Kinebrew Bosa of Jersey City (Communication & Languages): from Instructor to Assistant Professor

Vandana Nadkarni of Yardley, PA (VAPA): from Associate Professor to Professor

Alexa Offenhauer of Clinton (English): from Instructor to Assistant Professor

Elizabeth O'Neill of Oxford (Health Science Education): from Instructor to Assistant Professor

Carol Patterson of Somerset (Health Science Education): from Associate Professor to Professor

Emilie Stander of Raritan Borough (Science & Engineering): from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Andrea Vaccaro of Montclair (Communication & Languages): from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Alyssa Valenti of Clinton (Library): from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Ranked by BestColleges.com, WalletHub.com, and Niche.com as the #1 community college in New Jersey, Raritan Valley Community College has been serving as an academic and cultural center for Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 50 years. The College has been nationally recognized for its service to the community, environmental stewardship, and commitment to diversity. It is home to a Planetarium, Science Education Institute and 3M Observatory; a 1,000-seat Theatre offering professional performances for all ages; and an Honors College for high achieving students.

The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, small business assistance through the Small Business Development Center, professional development, and adult and youth personal enrichment courses. RVCC is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 13, 2019

Media contact: Donna Stolzer, 908-526-1200, ext. 8383

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