Task Force: Working Committee

The Pathways Task Force will create the 30-credit Common Core by establishing required credits and learning outcomes in broad disciplinary/interdisciplinary areas. The Task Force’s Steering Committee will initiate and direct the process and will be advised by a larger Working Committee with broad representation from CUNY’s Colleges.

The Working Committee is composed of the following distinguished individuals:

  • Emily B. Anderson, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Social Sciences and Human Services, Borough of Manhattan Community College
  • Martin Braun, Professor of Mathematics and Director of Freshman Year Initiative, Queens College
  • Charlotte Brooks, Assistant Professor of History, Baruch College
  • Donal Byard, Associate Professor of Accounting, Baruch College
  • Peter Catapano, Associate Professor of History, New York City College of Technology
  • Alex Couzis, Professor and Chairman, Department of Chemical Engineering, The City College of New York
  • Ashley Dawson, Associate Professor and Chairperson, Department of English, College of Staten Island
  • William Divale, Professor of Anthropology, York College
  • Emmanuel Egbe, Professor of Business, Medgar Evers College
  • Eva Fernandez, Associate Professor of Linguistics & Communication Disorders, Queens College
  • James Freeman, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Social Sciences, Bronx Community College
  • Andrea Gabor, Professor of Journalism, Baruch College
  • Maria (Maki) Haberfeld, Professor and Chair, Department of Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Dene Hurley, Assistant Professor of Economics and Business, Lehman College
  • Yehuda Klein, Associate Professor of Economics, Brooklyn College
  • David Lieberman, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Physics, Queensborough Community College
  • Keming Liu, Professor of English, Medgar Evers College
  • Alan Lyons, Professor of Chemistry, College of Staten Island
  • Robert Melara, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Psychology, The City College of New York
  • Luis Montenegro, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Physics and Technology, Bronx Community College
  • Gloria Nicosia, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Communications and Performing Arts, Kingsborough Community College
  • Lisandro Perez, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Latin American and Latina/o Studies, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Rolando Perez, Associate Professor of Spanish, Hunter College
  • Jonathan Peters, Professor of Finance, College of Staten Island
  • Shirley Raps, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College
  • Margaret Reilly, Professor of Nursing, Queensborough Community College
  • Howard Ruttenberg, Professor of Philosophy, Department of History and Philosophy, York College
  • Kim Sanabria, Professor, Department of Languages and Cognition, Hostos Community College
  • Patricia Schneider, Professor of Biological Sciences and Geology, Queensborough Community College
  • David Smith, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Entertainment Technology, New York City College of Technology
  • Jeffrey Suzuki, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Brooklyn College
  • Debra Swoboda, Associate Professor of Psychology, York College
  • Valerie Taylor-Haslip, Associate Professor of Health Sciences, LaGuardia Community College
  • Lynn M. Thomson, Professor of Theatre, Brooklyn College
  • Scott White, Associate Professor, Library, LaGuardia Community College
  • Esther Wilder, Associate Professor of Sociology, Lehman College
  • José Luis Morín, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost, The New Community College
  • Jennifer Fernandez, Student Government President, Kingsborough Community College
  • Liliete Lopez, CUNY Coalition of Students with Disabilities, Queens College