Faculty & Staff

Behavioral & Social Sciences Department Faculty
Department Chair
Howard Jordán

Howard Jordán, B.A., J.D.
Chairperson, Public Policy and Law Unit Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Law

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Behavioral and Social Sciences Unit
Linda Anderson

Linda Anderson, B.A., M.S., M.Phil., Ph.D.​
Professor of Psychology

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Stacey Cooper, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.​
Assistant Professor of Psychology
 

Oliver Crespo

Oliver Crespo, B.A., M.S.W., M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.​
Associate Professor of Social Work 
 

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Eugena K. Griffin, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.​
Assistant Professor of Psychology

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Sarah L. Hoiland, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.​
Assistant Professor of Sociology

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Rupert Phillips

Rupert Phillips, A.A., B.A., M.A.
Lecturer of Sociology

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Felipe Pimentel

Felipe Pimentel, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor of Sociology

 

Marta Rivera

Marta Rivera, B.A., M.A., M.A., ABD
Lecturer of Sociology, Behavioral Sciences Unit Coordinator

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Karen Steinmayer, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology

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Antonios Varelas, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology

 

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Kate Wolfe,  B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology

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Public Policy and Law Unit
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Nancy Genova, B.A., M.P.A. ​
Lecturer of Public Policy and Law

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Amy Ramson

Amy Ramson, B.A., J.D.
Professor of Public Policy and Law

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Hector W. Soto

Hector W. Soto, B.A., J.D.​
Assistant Professor Public Policy and Law

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Nelson Torres-Ríos

Nelson Torres-Ríos, B.A., M.S., J.D.​
Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Law

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Social Sciences Unit
Marcella Bencivenni

Marcella Bencivenni, B.A. (Laurea), M.A., Ph.D.
Professor of History, Social Sciences Unit Coordinator

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Kristopher Bryan Burrell
Assistant Professor of History, B.A., Ph.D

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Ernest Ialongo

Ernest Ialongo 
Professor of History, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

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Norberto Michel Hernández Valdés-Portela 
Instructor of Economics B.A., M.A.

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Gerald Meyer, B.A, M.A., Ph.D. 
Professor Emeritus 
 

Peter Roman

Peter Roman, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. 
Professor Emeritus 

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Honorary Retired Professors
Image not available Adrian Benitez
Former Assistant Dean, Assistant Professor


Behavioral & Social Sciences Department Staff
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Nancy Roman
CUNY Office Assistant, Behavioral Sciences Unit, B.A., M.A.

Email:  nroman@hostos.cuny.edu
Tel:  718-518-6566
 

Karla Santos

Karla Santos
CUNY Office Assistant, Social Sciences Unit and Public Policy and Law Unit

Email:  ksantos@hostos.cuny.edu
Tel:  718-518-6781