Updated August 5, 2022

  • Retirements

    Published August 5, 2022

    The following UB employees retired from the university from October through December 2021:

    Donald E. Antonson, professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry.

    Rubik Asatryan, research instructor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.

    Wendy A. Balduf, office assistant 2, Campus Living Human Resources.

    Kathryn Dirkes Bass, clinical professor, Department of Surgery.

    Michael J. Brandt, senior staff assistant, Health Sciences Information Technology.

    Renee A. Braun, staff assistant, Financial Management.

    Charles V. Bunch, cleaner, Campus Operations.

    Stephen G. Comings, supervising programmer analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Cynthia D. Cornelius, senior programmer/analyst, Center for Computational Research.

    Mary Ellen Donathen, senior staff assistant, Digital Strategies.

    Rhonda S. Dudkowski, office assistant 1, Campus Operations.

    Lori Lynn Duvall-Jackson, administrative assistant 1, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.

    Elizabeth R. Harding, senior staff assistant, Department of Medicine.

    Elizabeth T. Lesny, administrative assistant 1, Department of Philosophy.

    Pao Lo Liu, professor, Department of Electrical Engineering.

    Donna M. Massimo, instructional support technician, Department of Theatre and Dance.

    Kenneth J. Mazierski, assistant electrician, Campus Operations.

    Michael N. Merkling, maintenance assistant, Campus Operations.

    Anthony T. Miller, admissions adviser, Educational Opportunity Center.

    Francis A. Munzel, cleaner, Campus Operations.

    Patricia D. O’Farrell, office assistant 2, Financial Management.

    Ronald L. Overton, facilities program coordinator, Design & Construction.

    Mark C. Pitman, instructional support specialist, Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering.

    Barbara A. Putzig, administrative assistant 1, School of Public Health and Health Professions.

    Nora Lee Renda, instructional support associate, Digital Strategies.

    Robert E. Ruggeri, associate counsel, Central University Retired Entities and Accounts.

    David J. Sepulveda, instructional support specialist, IT Customer Service.

    Michael W. Sheehan, maintenance assistant, Campus Operations.

    Renee S. Slepian, senior staff assistant, Department of Economics.

    Gerald Sufrin, professor, Department of Urology.

    Kenneth L. Switzer, motor vehicle operator, Campus Operations.

    Kenneth R. Tarbox, associate facilities program coordinator, Design & Construction.

    Maria L. Testa, research scientist, Department of Psychology.

    David M. Thomas, clinical assistant professor, Department of Family Medicine.

    Carlos P. Vaca, trades specialist, Campus Operations.

    Vivian M. Williams, senior staff assistant, Department of Communication.

    Jomarie K. Woltz, administrative assistant 1, Office of Sustainability.

    Marcia L. Zubrow, associate librarian, Charles B. Sears Law Library.

  • Retirements

    Published July 18, 2022

    The following UB employees retired from the university from April 2022 through June 2022:

    Josephine R. Anstey, professor, Department of Media Study.

    William J. Breene, staff associate, University Advancement.

    David H. Brown, clinical assistant professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry.

    Kevin M. Brown, clinical assistant professor, Department of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences.

    Mary Susan Carr, office assistant 2, Department of Oral Biology.

    Scott G. Cleveland, trades specialist, Campus Living Maintenance.

    Peter Connolly, supervising programmer analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Thomas P. Cross, maintenance assistant, Campus Operations.

    Joseph M. Desotelle, code enforcement official, Design and Construction.

    James S. DiPalma, senior parking services attendant, Parking and Transportation Services.

    Jeremy D. Finn, SUNY Distinguished Professor, Department of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology.

    Joseph N. Fricano, cleaner, Campus Operations.

    Douglas J. Frye, clinical instructor, Department of Rehabilitation Science.

    Laurie Glieco, office assistant 1, Office of the Registrar.

    Theresa M. Habberfield, staff assistant, School of Law.

    Duane Hertel, plant utilities assistant, Campus Operations.

    Alicia J. Imiolo, office assistant 1, Department of Psychology.

    Raymond J. Kelleher, research associate professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology.

    Kevin M. Lijewski, instructional support specialist, IT Customer Service.

    Peter G. Macie, trades specialist, Campus Operations.

    Virginia Lee Majewski, administrative assistant 1, Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences.

    Mark Neubecker, instructional support associate, Department of Chemistry.

    Patricia A. Nisbet, clinical assistant professor, School of Nursing.

    Michelle O’Dierno, nurse practitioner, Health Services.

    Bruce A. Pepi, university police officer 1, University Police.

    Marie Peterson, instructional support technician, Digital Strategies.

    Mark A. Pierro, senior staff associate, Environment, Health and Safety.

    Robert S. Rajczak, senior lab animal caretaker, Animal Facilities.

    Michael A. Saldutto, motor vehicle operator, Parking and Transportation Services.

    Eileen Marie Snyder, nurse 1, Health Services.

    Michael R. Stangle, cleaner, Campus Operations.

    Bryan S. Sweeney, maintenance supervisor 1, Campus Operations.

    Darlene L. Turnage, cleaner, Campus Operations.

    Brian Waldrop, staff associate, College of Arts and Sciences.

    Deborah P. Waldrop, professor, School of Social Work.

    Robert J. Weller, associate facilities program coordinator, Design and Construction.

    Elizabeth L. Wolf, office assistant 2, Human Resources.

    Joseph J. Zambon, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor and dean, School of Dental Medicine.

  • Retirements

    Published April 27, 2022

    The following UB employees retired from the university from January 2022 through March 2022:

    Harvey Berman, associate professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology.

    Victor A. Bochacki, clinical assistant professor, Pediatric and Community Dentistry.

    Marion T. Brush, office assistant 1, School of Architecture and Planning.

    Kevin M. Byrne, motor vehicle operator, University Facilities Campus Operations.

    Susan K. Cahn, professor, Department of History.

    John H. Campbell, associate professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

    Martin K. Casstevens, staff associate, Business and Entrepreneur Partnerships.

    Vivian Cody, professor, Department of Structural Biology.

    Katrina L. Delaney, dental assistant, School of Dental Medicine Clinical Affairs.

    Maureen P. Donley, clinical associate professor, Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences.

    Sandra K. Drabek, assistant dean, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

    Lynn M. Garguiolo, office assistant 1, School of Dental Medicine Advanced Education

    Cynthia M. Geary, office assistant 2, Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences.

    Paul D. Gollnick, professor, Department of Biological Sciences.

    Paul J. Graham, supervising programmer analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Mark A. Greenfield, instructional support specialist, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

    Thomas J. Gruenauer, instructional support specialist, College of Arts and Sciences.

    Eileen L. Hassett, assistant dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

    Kenneth R. Hoffmann, professor, Department of Neurosurgery.

    Kenneth E. Hood, staff associate, University Libraries Administrative Operations.

    Betty L. Johnson, senior staff assistant, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

    John G. Joyce, plant utilities assistant, University Facilities Campus Operations.

    Howard R. Lasker, professor, Department of Environment and Sustainability.

    Zach Liang, instructional specialist, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

    Joyce N. Lichtenberger, lecturer, Department of Theatre and Dance.

    Gina M. Martinez, cleaner, Campus Living.

    Kathleen S. Nesper, clinical assistant professor, Department of Accounting and Law.

    Joan M. Orrange, facilities operating assistant 1 (Grounds), University Facilities Campus Operations.

    Susan E. Pearles, senior staff assistant, Social Sciences Interdisciplinary Degree Programs.

    Stephanie L. Phillips, professor, School of Law.

    Donald K. Pollock, associate professor, Department of Anthropology.

    Margaret M. Poniatowski, senior staff assistant, Department of Materials Design and Innovation.

    Thomas P. Ralabate, professor, Department of Theatre and Dance.

    Peter A. Rogerson, SUNY Distinguished Professor, Department of Geography.

    Renee Ruffino, staff associate, College of Arts and Sciences.

    Robert G. Rychtarik, research scientist, Department of Psychiatry.

    Frank T. Schimpfhauser, associate director computing services, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

    Daniel W. Sheehan, clinical professor, Department of Pediatrics.

    Carol L. Tutzauer, staff associate, School of Dental Medicine Academic Affairs.

    Susan B. Udin, professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics.

    Daniel T. Vivian, assistant vice president, Purchasing and Contract Services.

    Shirley J. Walker, senior staff associate, Student Accounts.

    Robert C. Wetherhold, professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

    Janice A. Wiercioch, office assistant 2, Financial Aid.

    Cheryl B. Williams, staff associate, University Libraries Administrative Operations.

  • Retirements

    Published November 22, 2021

    The following UB employees retired from the university from July 2021 through September 2021:

    Susan M. Adinolfe, senior staff assistant, Graduate Education.

    Gary J. Alexander, clinical assistant professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry.

    Judith C. Applebaum, staff associate, Career Design Center.

    Diane K. Augustino, research scientist 1, Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions.

    Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen, professor, Department of Geography.

    Cheryl Ann Bailey, associate facilities program coordinator, Campus Planning.

    Nancy S. Barletta, office assistant 2, Department of Periodontics and Endodontics.

    Sharon T. Beatty, office assistant 2, College of Arts and Sciences.

    Dennis Blair, clinical assistant professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry.

    Paula Burkard, clinical associate professor, Department of Medicine.

    Christine Campbell, research assistant professor, Department of Biochemistry.

    Vivien Carrion, clinical associate professor, Department of Pediatrics.

    Jan Chomicki, professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering.

    Wayne J. Colton, university police investigator 1, University Police.

    John R. Cotter, associate professor, Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences.

    Kelly Crean, office assistant 1, Department of Sociology.

    Kimberly Doyle, instructional support associate, Digital Strategies.

    Olivia C. Emrich, staff assistant, Undergraduate Programs.

    Samuel A. Folby Jr., instructional support specialist, College of Arts and Sciences.

    Jerold Coleman Frakes, SUNY Distinguished Professor, Department of English.

    Paul J. Francavilla, supervising computer operator, Network and Communication Services.

    Karen A. Grey, senior staff assistant, Student Life Administrative Operations.

    Richard Gronostajski, professor, Department of Biochemistry.

    Sheryl A. Harvey, administrative assistant 1, Dental Medicine Academic Affairs.

    Kathleen E. Hayes, supervising programmer analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Clyde F. “Kip” Herreid, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Biological Sciences.

    James M. Holmes, professor, Department of Economics.

    Susan A. Huston, director, Enterprise Application Services.

    Stephen L. Jacobson, professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy.

    June A. Jakielaszek, program aide, Social Sciences Interdisciplinary Degree Programs.

    James Javor, clinical assistant professor, Department of Mathematics.

    Daniel R. Jay, senior staff assistant, University Police.

    Bharat Jayaraman, professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering.

    Jerome B. Keister, professor, Department of Chemistry.

    Zoe A. Koston, staff associate, School of Social Work.

    William Kross, professor, Department of Accounting and Law.

    James J. Krygier, senior staff associate, Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions.

    Frank J. Krzystofiak, associate professor, Department of Organization and Human Resources.

    Catherine P. Loretz, instructional support technician, Department of Biological Sciences.

    Christopher A. Loretz, associate professor, Department of Biological Sciences.

    James M. McNutt, supervising programmer analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Carol D. Mills, office assistant 1, Dental Medicine Clinical Affairs.

    Matthew T. Nappo, facility operations assistant 2, Campus Operations.

    Gary L. Nickard, clinical associate professor, Department of Art.

    David A. Niederbuhl, instructional support specialist, Animal Facilities.

    Carl H. Nightingale, professor, Department of Africana and American Studies.

    Jan M. Novak, clinical professor, Department of Medicine.

    Paul G. Ortwein, maintenance assistant, Campus Operations.

    Laura J. Palka, administrative assistant 2, Office of the President Administrative Operations.

    Randall Platt, office assistant 2, Student Accounts.

    Thomas J. Raczka, facility operations assistant 1, Campus Operations.

    Rebecca A. Richardson, motor vehicle operator, Parking and Transportation Services.

    Richard Salvi, SUNY Distinguished Professor, Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences.

    William Louis Schwob, motor vehicle operator, Parking and Transportation Services.

    Eileen M. Sylves, instructional support technician, Department of Biological Sciences.

    Regina F. Ticco, assistant director community relations, Center for the Arts.

    Stephen T. Tiffany, SUNY Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychology.

    Machiko R. Tomita, clinical professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences.

    Sandra Ann Vriesen, office assistant 2, Financial Management.

    Michael V. Wright, manager of project support/senior architect, Design & Construction.

  • Retirements

    Published September 27, 2021

    The following UB employees retired from the university from April 2021 through June 2021:

    Joyce A. Ansel, assistant purchasing agent, Procurement Services.

    Gersh Berim, research instructor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.

    Robert Harry Blessing, professor, Department of Structural Biology.

    Randall E. Borst, director, Accessibility Resources.

    Paul Bumbar, motor vehicle operator, Parking and Transportation Services.

    Robert G. Chapman, electrician, Campus Operations.

    Janice L. DeLucia, associate professor, Department of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology.

    Nanette M. Derry, office assistant 1, Operations Management and Strategy.

    Dalian Ding, research professor, Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences.

    Cindy Anne Ehlers, senior assistant librarian, Research Collections & Outreach, University Libraries.

    Michael L. Glick, professor, Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences.

    Kim S. Griswold, professor, Department of Family Medicine.

    Patrick M. Hart, clinical associate professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry.

    Jay W. Jackson, supervising programmer analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Patricia A. Kindron, office assistant 2, Administration Operations.

    Thomas J. Larson, instructional support specialist, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

    Harold J. McDonald, cleaner, Campus Operations.

    Brian J. Mirand, senior programmer/analyst, Administrative Operations, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

    Margery A. Muniak, supervising programmer analyst, IT Portfolio Management.

    Gary R. Olson, laboratory EQ designer, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

    Thomas J. Pukalo, supervising computer operator, Network and Communication Services.

    David L. Richardson, electrician, Campus Living.

    Duane E. Sawyer, maintenance supervisor 1, Campus Operations.

    Lynn M. Steinbrenner, clinical associate professor, Department of Medicine.

    Terry S. Wiley, janitor, Campus Living.

    Laura Anne Yates, supervising programmer analyst, IT Portfolio Management.

  • Retirements

    Published April 7, 2021

    The following UB employees retired from the university from January 2021 through March 2021:

    Curtis M. Bentley, trades generalist, Campus Living.

    Mary A. Bisson, professor, Department of Biological Sciences.

    Chang Wen Chen, professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering.

    Ann Burstein Cohen, clinical associate professor, Department of Accounting and Law.

    Sharon L. Dziejman, administrative assistant 1, Campus Living.

    Richard C. Gaudy, trades specialist (electrician), University Facilities Campus Operations.

    James B. Gordon, lead programmer/analyst, University Libraries.

    Luc E. Gosselin, associate professor, Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences.

    Philip Halpern, professor, School of Law.

    David H. Heim, trades specialist (carpenter), Campus Living.

    Margie P. Hewlett, senior staff assistant, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

    James A. Hoddick, clinical assistant professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry.

    Kenneth E. Leonard, director, Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions.

    Arabella Lyon, professor, Department of Global Gender and Sexuality Studies.

    Cyrus K. Madnia, professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

    Maureen L. Matesic, trades specialist (upholstery), Campus Living.

    Lawrence T. McMahon, senior programmer/analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure Services.

    Thomas H. Nochajski, research professor, School of Social Work.

    Lynn Anne Phalen, office assistant 3, Human Resources.

    Joy L. Piper, instructional support associate, University Libraries.

    William T. Revelas, instructional support associate, Environment, Health and Safety.

    James P. Riley, university police officer 1, University Police.

    Lisa M. Sandquist, senior academic advisor, Student Success and Academic Support.

    Barbara Staebell, senior staff assistant, Administrative Operations, CIO.

    Dorothy Taylor, associate professor, Educational Opportunity Center.

    Helen C. Usinski, office assistant 2, University Facilities Finance.

    Patricia L. Warrington, staff assistant, School of Law.

    Angela F. Winn, paralegal, Central University Retire Entities and Accounts.

    Paul Zarembka, professor, Department of Economics.

  • Retirements

    Published March 15, 2021

    The following UB employees retired from the university from October 2020 through December 2020:

    Stephen Abel, associate professor, Periodontics and Endodontics.

    William G. Betz, maintenance assistant, University Facilities-Campus Operations.

    Janice A. Blinston, office assistant 1, Dental Medicine Clinical Affairs.

    Mary Dedrick, clinical instructor, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences.

    James J. Drzymala, senior programmer/analyst, Enterprise Application Services.

    Susan Gallagher, clinical associate professor, Medicine.

    Joseph J. Helfer, staff associate, Biological Sciences.

    Wendy L. Hicks, stores and mail operation supervisor, Campus Mail.

    Sharon A. Holdsworth, payroll examiner 2, Human Resources.

    Carol E. Lennox, janitor, University Facilities-Campus Operations.

    Jody L. Markovitz, hospital attendant 1, Health Services.

    Paula M. Mazur, clinical associate professor, Pediatrics.

    Margaret H. McAloon, clinical professor, Medicine.

    Daniel E. McQuillan, cleaner, University Facilities-Campus Operations.

    Robert R. Orrange, staff associate, Career Design Center.

    Terry A. Patterson, senior staff assistant, Educational Opportunity Center.

    Khuda H.S. Rahman, senior programmer/analyst, Educational Opportunity Center.

    Arlene L. Renzo Rizzo, administrative assistant 1, School of Law.

    James J. Rosso, admissions advisor, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

    Richard W. Schifeling, clinical associate professor, Medicine.

    Barbara L. Sen, staff assistant, Community Health and Health Behavior.

    Cheryl M. Tubisz, administrative assistant 1, Organization and Human Resources.

    Mary Watts, motor vehicle operator, Parking and Transportation Services.

    Michael Weber, staff assistant, Intercollegiate Athletics.