Expert No. 999Education
Ph.D. Columbia University
M. A. Columbia University
B. A. Hunter CollegeAcademic and Professional Honors (A Partial Listing)
Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Psi Chi, Phi Sigma, Kappa Delta Pi, Pi Lambda Theta.
Fellow, American Psychological Association.
Hunter Hall of Fame, Hunter College, New York City.
Regional Certificate of Appreciation, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2.
For achievements in the protection of the environment.
Estelle Samuelson Award in Psychology & Rehabilitation, N Y League for the Hard of Hearing
The Theresa Lato Award for Environmental Service, Bronx Council for Environmental Quality.
National Organization for Women (NOW). Honored as Outstanding Woman by Brooklyn chapter in 1974 and Bronx chapter in 1988.
Recognized in Who's Who in the East, Who's Who of American Women, Who's Who in Frontiers of Science and Technology, World's Who's Who of Women in Education, etc.
Experience (A Partial Listing)
Professor Emerita, Lehman College, City University of New York, 1992.
Expert Witness & Consultant, Environmental Psychology (Noise), Present.
Chair, Department of Psychology, Lehman College, 1988-1991.
Director, Women's Studies, Lehman College, 1985-1991.
Consultant on Noise Abatement, New York City Transit Authority, 1982-1985; 2008.
Consultant on Passenger Safety and Services, New York City Transit Authority, 1977-1982.Appointments And Elected Offices (A Partial Listing)Available Upon RequestPublicationsAvailable Upon RequestOther Activities (A Partial Listing)Chair and Invited Speaker at Conferences Sponsored By:
U.S. Department of Transportation, American Psychological Association, Institute of Noise Control Engineering of USA, Royal Swedish Academy of Music, Canadian Assn. for Sound Ecology, Queensland Division of Noise Abatement &Air Pollution (Australia), Mayor of London "Sounder Spaces" Conference.Scholarly Lectures and Invited Addresses:
Phi Beta Kappa Mid-Atlantic District, National Council for Transportation Disadvantaged, Ethical Culture Society of New York, National Council of Jewish Women, New York Mensa. Advisor to anti-noise groups in the United States, Canada, and London. Assisted in Design of 1979 N.Y.C. Subway Map, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, NYC.Radio and Television Programs:
World News Tonight, CBS Sunday Morning Show, CBS Early Show, Soundcheck, WNYC - six interviews (2009-2010), local NYC news programs and talk shows. TV(Canada)-The Journal, Witness, Undercurrents & Marketplace. BBC- World News. Radio - London, Australia, Germany, Netherlands, Columbia, S.A., Dublin. The Noisy Ape, BBC World Service - 4 part series (2005). Worldwide Interviews on of NYC's Updated Noise Code in 2007.Press and Magazine Interviews:
New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Daily News, New York Post, Newsday, El Diario, New Jersey Record, Press in Canada, London, Australia and Japan. New York, New Yorker, Allure, Smithsonian, New Scientist, Parents, McCall's, Redbook, U. S. News and World Report, and Glamour. AP story on my book Top of the Class in July 1996 and children's book Listen to the Raindrops in July 2001.
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