Faculty and Staff

Jason Fitzgerald

Associate Professor, Education Department

718-420-4129 jason.fitzgerald@wagner.edu Campus Hall 332

Expertise in civics heuristics and action civics program design.

Rhoda Frumkin

Associate Professor, Education Department

718-390-3455 rhoda.frumkin@wagner.edu Campus Hall 320

Expertise in literacy and literacy acquisition for diverse learners, special education, service learning, and teacher preparation.

Ann Gazzard

Professor, Education Department

agazzard@wagner.edu Campus Hall 332

Expertise in critical & creative thinking, philosophical inquiry/discussion; emotional intelligence & child emotional development.

Dr. Katia Gonzalez

Associate Professor, Education Department

718-420-4082 katia.gonzalez@wagner.edu Campus Hall 323

Expertise in curriculum design, culturally responsive practices and group dynamics, early childhood, intellectual disabilities and autism.

Carin Guarasci

Director of New Educators at Wagner, Education

718-420-4486 carin.guarasci@wagner.edu Campus Hall 318

Directs the New Teacher Academy

Jennifer Lauria

Professor, Education Department

jlauria@wagner.edu Campus Hall 321

Expertise in childhood education, differentiation, educational technologies, teacher preparation and professional development for educators.

Adjunct Faculty


Louis Bruschi

Adjunct Faculty, Education Department


Libby Gershansky

Adjunct Faculty, Education Department

718-390-3464 libby.gershansky@wagner.edu

Paul Gold

Adjunct Professor, Education Department


Virginia McLoughlin

Adjunct Faculty, Education Department




Suzanne D'Amato

Administrative Assistant, Education

718-390-3464 suzanne.damato@wagner.edu Campus Hall 331

Maria Montaperto

Assessment Coord. & Adm., Education

maria.montaperto@wagner.edu Campus Hall 329

Graduate Assistants


Patricia Duffy
E-mail: education@wagner.edu





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