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Aging Studies Interdisciplinary Minor

Description

An interdisciplinary aging studies minor is available for students interested in the study of aging/gerontology. The 18-credit minor includes courses, as available, in biology, nursing, psychology, recreation and leisure, social work, sociology and women, and gender studies. The minor consists of four required courses, an elective course, and a field experience related to aging. In addition to a field experience in aging, an elective course that relates to aging may be chosen from a variety of disciplines with the approval of the coordinator.

Admission to the Program

Any undergraduate student can declare this minor.

Program Requirements

The minor consists of 18 credits of coursework as follows:

  • SWO476 Issues of Aging in America
  • PSH436 Psychology of Aging
  • REL406 Leisure and Aging
  • SWO499 Independent Study (Field Experience)

Additional elective courses may be submitted for approval to the aging studies coordinator.

For more information about the interdisciplinary minor in aging studies, contact Aging Studies Coordinator, Jason A. Dauenhauer, PhD, MSW, Department of Social Work, (585) 395- 5506, jdauenha@brockport.edu

Department of Social Work

Department Chair: Jason Dauenhauer
Location: Brown 171
Visit Website
Email: jhunt@brockport.edu
Phone: (585) 395-2324
Fax: (585) 395-2366

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Faculty & Staff

Scarlett A Aeckerle MSW
(Syracuse University)
Lecturer

Carmen I Aponte Ph.D
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
Assistant Professor

Nicole Cesnales Ph.D
(Florida State University)
Assistant Professor

Lenora A Colaruotolo MSW
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Jason Dauenhauer Ph.D
(University Of Rochester)
Associate Professor + Chair

Joseph F Evers MSW
(Syracuse University)
Lecturer

Debra F Faria MSW
(Syracuse University)
Visiting Associate Professor

Trevor G Gates Ph.D
(University Of Illinois At Chicago)
Assistant Professor

David L Hall MSW
(Syracuse University)
Visiting Assistant Professor

Kristin Heffernan Ph.D
(Boston University)
Associate Professor

Susan Hill MSW
(Barry University)
Itinerate Field Supervisor

Julie D Hunt BS
(Roberts Wesleyan College)
Secretary 1

Carl W Jutzin MSW
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Lecturer

Barbara Kasper MSW
(Syracuse University)
Associate Professor

Pamela A Kaus MS
(The University Of Texas At Arlington)
Adjunct Lecturer

Margaret Lane MA
(Nazareth College Of Rochester)
Lecturer

Julie B Luther MSW
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Margy Meath MSW
(Syracuse University)
Clinical Assistant Professor

Peter Navratil MSW
(Syracuse University)
Adjunct Lecturer

Elizabeth A Ortolani MSW
(University of Toronto)
Adjunct Lecturer

Margery Saunders Ph.D
(SUNY At Albany)
Assistant Professor

Brad A Snyder MPA
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Coord Admissions/ Registrar Student Services

Melissa A Sydor MSW
(Syracuse University)
Lecturer

Ruth B Turner MSW
(SUNY At Buffalo)
Adjunct Lecturer

Pamela Viggiani Ph.D
(SUNY At Albany)
Assistant Professor