Adjunct Faculty - Communication & Languages

Adjunct Faculty - Communication & Languages

Raritan Valley Community College online courses, as well as face-to-face classes, are taught by accomplished adjunct and full-time faculty.

Ali Akarcesme
M.A., Film, School of Visual Arts
B.A., Film & Media, Temple University

Lynn Barnes
M.F.A., Visual Arts, Rutgers University
B.F.A., Visual Arts, Rutgers University

Thomas Bentey
M.F.A, Film (Producing), Brooklyn College, Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema
M.A., Media Studies and Communication, The New School, New School University
B.A., English, Rutgers University

Susan Berriman Bova
B.S. Linguistics and French, Georgetown University
Master's Degree in Educational Linguistics with a specialization in ESL, Uuniveristy of Pennsylvania
Certificate in Bilingual Education, French, ESL and Reading Specialist

Carole Browne
M.A., Seton Hall University

Natalia Cabinda
B.A., English, French, Universite de Yaounde, Cameroon
M.A., Foreign Language & English, Universite de
Yaounde, Cameroon
M.Ed., Education, Universite de Yaounde, Cameroon

Antoinette Cavaliere

Deborah D'Amore
B.A international Politics Minors in Business and Italian, Penn State University
M.A.T Italian, Rutgers University

Amy Dixon
TESOL,Kean University
M.A. Secondary Education, Seton Hall University
B.A. Political Science, Seton Hall University

George Falkowski
M.A., Mass Communication, Emerson College
B.A., English, Kean University

John J. Fink
M.F.A., Media Production, SUNY University at Buffalo

Donna Gregory
B.A., Communication, Rutgers College
M.C.I.S., Communication and Information Studies, Rutgers University

Patricia George
M.E.D., College of New Jersey

Maria Grewal
B.A., History, Warwick University, England
M.A., Comparative Social History, Warwick University U.K.

Michael Allen Griffith
M.A., Mass Communication/Media Studies, New York University
B.A. Speech, Media, Communication & Philosophy, East Stroudsburg University

Katarina Grofikova
Master in TESOL, 2001 Adelphi University, Long Island, New York

Lindsey Hageman
M.S., University of the State of New York

Timothy Hall
M.E.D., College of New Jersey
E.D.D., Columbia College

Jae Han
B.S., Accounting, Seton Hall University
M.A., Curriculum and Instruction ESL, Kean University
M.A., Educational Administration, Kean University

Mary Ryan Howley
B.A., Music, Montclair State University
B.A., M.A., Spanish, Rutgers University

Alina Laboy
B.A., M.S., St. John’s University Jamaica

Thomas Lancaster
B.A., English, St. Vincent College
M.A., Media Studies, New School for Social Research

Vivienne Larrea
Dual B.A.  Spanish & Latin American Studies, Rutgers University
M.A.T.  Foreign Language Instruction Spanish, Rutgers University

Luis Lavado
B.S., Temple University
M.S., Gwynedd-Mercy College

Laureen Lefever
B.A., Communication Arts, St. Francis College
M.F.A., Acting, Brooklyn College

Alfonso Q. Llano
Master's degree in Spanish, Rutgers University

Christine LoMonaco

Brian Lorio
B.S., Speech, Northwestern University
J.D., University of Illinois College of Law

Julia T M-Bowie
B.A., M.S.E.D., Rutgers University

Lisa Mahajan-Cusack
B.S., Business Admin/Psychology, College of St. Elizabeth
M.P.A., Public Service Admin & Policy, Seton Hall University

Clarence McMillan
M.P.H., Kean University; PHD., Walden University

Catherine Mitch
B.A., German Language and Literature, Florida State University
M.A., German Literature, Florida State University
M.S., Multilingual/Multicultural Education, Specialization in TESOL, Florida State University

Vita Morales
M.T.A., Hunter College
M.E.D., Fordham University

Thomas Mullen
B.A., M.A., Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin

Dana Jean Nelson
M.A., Psychology, Rutgers University
M.A., ESL Studies, Rider University
B.A., Psychology, Carleton College

Xavier Nieto
B.A., Spanish, College of Staten Island
M.A., Spanish, Brooklyn College

Cary Pendaz
B.A., Humboldt State University
M.A., Middlebury University

Olga Phelps
M.A., Herzen University

Bryon Pinajian
M.A., Seton Hall University

Katherine Poynter
B.A., Drew University
M.A., College of New Jersey

Jason Scott Quinn
M.F.A, University of North Carolina at Greensboro,
M.A. Acting, University of North Carolina at Greensboro,
B.A. Communication Studies, University of South Florida
Theatre Arts Cert. Acting, Circle in the Square Theatre School

Amit Ray
M.S.E., Drexel University

Anne Reifsnyder
B.A., Lake Erie College
M.S., University of Albany, SUNY

Michael Reynolds
M.A., English and Creative Writing, Southern New Hampshire University
B.A., Communication, Ramapo College

Betty Sanchez
M.A., Montclair State University

David Sandler
B.S., Journalism, Suffolk University
M.A., Education, Suffolk University

Brian Schorr

Peter J. Schroeck
B.A. German, SUNY at Albany
M.A. German, SUNY at Albany
Ph.D. German, Rutgers University

Michael Shannon, CMP, HMCC
B.S., Business Administration, School of Hotel & Restaurant Management, University of Denver

Jacqueline Skole
A.B., Political Science, Communication, University of Michigan
M.S.J., Journalism, Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism

Joseph Svec
M.A., William Paterson University
M.F.A., University of Idaho

Kimberley Tan
B.A., Memorial University Newfoundland

Louis Thomas
Montgomery County Community College
B.A., Temple University

Amanda J. Thompson
M.A. Applied Linguistics, Montclair State University
B.A. Spanish Linguistics, Rutgers University

Peter Troost
Certificates, Avid Editing, Future Media Concepts
B.A., Communication, Rutgers University

Hector Velasquez
M.E.D., New Jersey City University

Doryce Wheeler
Ed.M./Teacher Certification Program in English as a Second Language, Rutgers Graduate School of Education

Joseph Whelan
B.A., Spanish, Rutgers University
M.A., Inst. Curr./ESL, Kean University

Ricardo Zamora
Master Degree University of Salamanca (Spain)


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