8/2013-8/2015, 1/2019-8/2019—Chairperson, Geography Department
8/2013-8/2015—President, NESTVAL (New England St. Lawrence Valley) Geography Association
8/2009-7/2011 and 8/2002-7/2004—Co-Coordinator, Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, Central Connecticut State University (CCSU). In charge of organizing yearly conference, teaching courses, organizing course offerings, coordinating lectures, advising students, creating and administering annual budget, promoting program, and promoting faculty.
8/2005-5/2009—Co-Coordinator, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program, CCSU. In charge of arranging guest lectures, coordinating a year-long seminar for students and faculty, coordinating internships, creating and administering annual budget, advising students.
5/2007-6/2008–Chairperson, New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) Standard 4 Committee, CCSU. Standards 4 dealt specifically with assessment procedures at the university. I was in charge of compiling and reviewing information about assessment policies for every department and program on campus and writing a summary. This was considered the most important element of the review.
6/2007-8/2007—Interim Director, Tourism and Hospitality Program, CCSU. Duties included advising students, promoting the program, speaking with local tourism agencies.
1/2005-5/2005—Interim Chairperson, Geography Department, CCSU. In charge of compiling class schedule, assisted in hiring part-time faculty, overseeing budget, coordinating various departmental committees, liaising with Dean’s office.
6/2000-7/2001—Program Coordinator, One-to-One project, University of Arizona, National Institutes of Health grant on Hepatitis C risk reduction program for injection drug using couples in Tucson, Arizona. In charge of reviewing interview and group session protocols, collecting data, office administration, writing articles.