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Provost

Provost Office Directory

Office of the Provost
and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

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Phone: (516) 463-5400 | Fax: (516) 463-6505


Gail M. Simmons, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Debbie Tinnirello, B.A.
Executive Assistant to the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
(516) 463-5402

Shirley I. Lyttle, A.A.S.
Administrative Assistant
(516) 463-5255

Terri Shapiro, Ph.D.
Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Joshua Brenner, M.A.
Coordinator for Accreditation and Outcomes Assessment
(516) 463-6221

Dia Whyte, M.B.A.
Coordinator of the University Bulletin and Curriculum
(516) 463-6170

Alison Zorn, M.S.Ed.
Coordinator for Events and Communication
(516) 463-5408

Richard M. Apollo, M.B.A, C.M.A.
Associate Provost for Budget and Planning

Michael A. Sikorski, M.B.A.
Assistant Provost for Budget and Planning
(516) 463-5404

Denise Shirreffs, M.S.
Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs Operations and Technology Systems
(516) 463-5984

Joyce Pizaro, A.O.S.
Coordinator of Academic Budget and Planning
(516) 463-5404

Neil Donahue, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs and Internationalization

Suzanne L. Pike, M.P.A.
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
(516) 463-4680

Lisa Bellairs
Senior Assistant
(516) 463-5400

Robert Brinkmann, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Scholarship and Research, and Dean of Graduate Studies

Sofia Kakoulidis, M.B.A.
Associate Provost for Research and Sponsored Programs

Alice Diaz-Bonhomme, B.A.
Assistant Provost for Research and Sponsored Programs
(516) 463-6811

Annemarie Briskie
Senior Support Specialist 
(516) 463-6810

Myra Kogen
Grant Writer and Grant Specialist
(516) 463-5400

Subin Antony, B.S.
Environmental Health & Safety Officer
(516) 463-4677

Joseph Scardapane, Ph.D.
Assistant Provost and Executive Director of the Saltzman Community Services Center
516-463-5605