• Dean's Office

    The School of Education is committed to providing programs that prepare students who value lifelong learning and are dedicated to increasing the engagement and achievement of those that they lead, teach, counsel, and treat. Our students are actively involved in the development and monitoring of our programs, the advising process, and our collaborations with schools, agencies, and medical facilities in the community. Students are encouraged to participate in our advisory councils and community service. The School of Education is accredited by NCATE/CAEP and CACREP.

    Mary Brennan, Interim Dean of the School of Education

    M.A., Special Education, Lehman College. Areas of professional interest include special education teacher training in inclusive settings and assessment.


    Brennan, Mary

    Dr. Jason Barr, Associate Dean

    Ph.D., Fordham University, Applied Developmental Psychology; M.A., New York University, Educational Psychology; B.A., University of Hartford, Psychology and Criminal Justice. Research interests include cognitive and moral development with a specific focus on empathy, school culture, and moral education.



    Kathleen O'Donnell, Assistant to the Dean

    Patti DeAngelis, Receptionist

    Gil Eckert, Assessment Project Coordinator

    MS Management Systems Analysis, Kean University; BS Information Science, Stockton State College Certifications: CNE Certified Network Engineer, Novell