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Becker, Maureen

Dean - School of Health and Behavioral Sciences
Interim Dean- School of Business and Information Systems
School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs

Phone: 718-262-5310
Office Location: AC-2H07D

Maureen Becker, PT, DHSc Dean, School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs, Interim Dean, School of Business and Information Systems at York College/CUNY. Licensed Physical Therapist, Exercise Physiology Masters, Health Sciences Doctorate. Strong leadership skills, consistent scholarly work, professional organizational involvement. Scholarly focus: education, health promotion, mentorship, and career preparedness/readiness. Internal and external grant funding of $3.9 million, funding sources: Federal Earmark, NYC Human Resources Administration, NY State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Petrie Foundation and numerous CUNY Initiatives. Extensive accreditation experience (initial and reaccreditations). Involvement/expansion of community partnerships. Contributions to other initiatives/projects (accelerated CLS program with NYU-Langone partner, new cohort program, Gerontology Certificate, and the Occupational Therapy Seating and Mobility Clinic).

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PhD Institute of PhysicalTherapy, St. Augustine, Fl. Doctorate of Health Sciences (Ergonomics concentration) 6/1999 
certificate College of Staten Island, CUNY Industrial Management 6/1997 
MS Queens College, CUNY Exercise Physiology 2/1987 
BS Downstate Medical Center, SUNY Physical Therapy 6/1982 

Areas of Expertise

  • Physical Therapy/Health Promotion
  • Mentorship
  • Leadership
  • Workforce development and career preparedness/readiness

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