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Paul J. Gemmiti

Professor of Accounting and Financial Services
Department: Business and Computer Technologies
Office Location: Warner Hall Room 202
Office Phone: (518) 255-5565
Office Hours: T,Th 7:30 – 8:00 am, 9:15 – 11:00 am, 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Additional Titles: Certified Public Accountant, Certified Financial Planner, Certified Mutual Fund Specialist

Areas of Expertise:
Financial and Managerial Accounting, Individual and Corporate Taxation, Personal Financial Planning, Investment Planning, Risk Management Planning, and Retirement Planning Continue reading

Dr. S. Scott Ferguson

Assistant Professor
Department: Business & Information Technology
Office Location: Warner 112
Office Phone: 518-255-5462
Office Hours: Monday 2-3 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., or by appointment.

Areas of Expertise: Small Business Development, Entrepreneurship, Management, Business, Acquisition, Divestiture, Integration, Human Capital Development, Human Resource Management, Coaching and Consulting Management Continue reading

Leigh Ann Christain

Title: Assistant Professor of Composition and ESOL
Department: Liberal Studies
Office Location: 208 Frisbie Hall
Office Phone: (518) 255-5712

Areas of Expertise: Creative Writing, Poetry, Postmodern Literature, Beat Literature, The Novels of Kurt Vonnegut, Composition, ESOL, The Beatles Continue reading

Brent C. Lehman, Jr.

lehmanTitle: Fish Hatchery Manager
Department: Fish, Wildlife & Environmental Science
Office Location: Fish Hatchery 001
Office Phone: 518-255-5636
Office Hours: 8-12 M,W,F

Additional Title: “The Fish Guy”

Areas of Expertise: Aquaculture: Cold, Cool, and Tropical; Tank & Pond Culture, Aquaculture Engineering Continue reading

Dr. Douglas Charles MacLeod, Jr.

Assistant Professor of Composition and Communications
Department: Liberal Studies
Office Location: Frisbie 001
Office Phone: 518-255-5339

Areas of Expertise: Film Theory and Analysis, Mass Media Communications, Composition Writing and Theory, Script Writing, Cultural Studies Continue reading

Plant Science

Cash, R. Christian. – Nursery Production, Greenhouse Production, Landscape Management, Plant Propagation, Arboriculture, Landscape and Forest Plants, Public Gardens, Pest & Disease Issues of Plants

Crosby, George – Irrigation, Hydroponics, Greenhouse Management, Vegetable Production, Developmental Agriculture, Botany

Ellram, Alex R. – Turfgrass Management, Golf Course Management, Advanced Golf Course Management, Integrated Pest Management, Ag Chemicals

Forsyth, Terry A. – Environmental Design I, Plant Propagation, Interior Plantscapes and Maintenance, Herbaceous Plants: Garden Design, Herbaceous Plant Materials, Bonsai

Marten, Timothy Erwin – Landscape Design, Landscape Estimating, Sustainable Sites, Ecological Design, Landscape Maintenance & Construction, Storm Water Management, Designed & Sustainable Agriculture, Permaculture

George W. Crosby


Department: Animal and Plant Sciences
Office Location: Hodder 115
Office Phone: 518.255.5279
Office Hours: M & W 9:30-10:30; F 10-1


Areas of Expertise: Irrigation, Hydroponics, Greenhouse Management, Vegetable Production, Developmental Agriculture, Botany Continue reading

Bruce R. Wright

Title: Professor and John Deere Tech Coordinator
Department: Agricultural Engineering Technology
Office Location: Curtis-Mott Hall rm 107
Office Phone: 518-255-5575

Additional Title: John Deere Master Technical Instructor

Areas of Expertise: Agricultural Equipment, Diesel Engines, John Deere Agricultural Equipment

Courses Taught:
AGEN 132 Fundamentals of Diesel Engine Technology
AGEN 241 Agricultural Equipment
AGEN 285 Equipment Retailing Management
AGEN 480 Agricultural Equipment Technology Seminar

About Bruce:
Bruce has been teaching for more than 35 years at SUNY Cobleskill in the area of Agricultural Equipment.