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Sociology

Sociology Faculty

JeckerByrne, Mat

PhD-CUNY GSUC 2000


Lecturer

Department: Sociology
Office: JFT 504-A
Phone: (845) 257-3508
E-mail: jeckerbm@newpaltz.edu

Career History

Over twenty years experience teaching sociology to undergraduate students.

Teaching Interests

His teaching style is engaging and exciting, aimed at fostering students' learning and reflection skills, and accomplished through innovative assignments, classroom exercises, and traditional lecture.

Generalist Sociologist w/interest in Dying/Death, Criminology/ReEntry, and Medical/Mental Health Sociology. Adjunct and Lecturer 1994, 2001-present.

Research/Creative Activity

Use of current pedagogy and media services to provide instruction and productive learning environments.

Committee Memberships & Professional Organizations

Director-Save Them Now Community ReEntry Program.
Member Ulster County Reentry Task Force.
Member Death Cafe' Organizing Committee.
District Commissioner Vly Atwood Fire District