C-GCC Announces Promotions and Tenure – CGCC

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Pictured, clockwise from top left: Jessica Curley, William DeLuca, Marc Gilbert, Edward Smith, Rebecca Pinder, and J. Theodore Hilscher.

C-GCC Announces Promotions and Tenure

Columbia-Greene Community College Provost George Timmons, Ph.D., has announced the following faculty promotions and tenures, effective September 1, 2020: 

Jessica Curley of Selden, coordinator of Medical Assisting, has been promoted from instructor to assistant professor. 

Promoted from assistant professor to associate professor are Rebecca Pinder, Ph.D., of Catskill, Biological Sciences, and Marc Gilbert of Stamford, Automotive Technology. 

William DeLuca of Catskill, Criminal Justice, and J. Theodore Hilscher of Hannacroix, History, have both been promoted from associate professor to professor. 

Edward Smith of Elizaville, instructor of Automotive Technology, was promoted from instructor to assistant professor, in addition to receiving tenure. 

Congratulations to our C-GCC family members for being recognized for your hard work and contributions to the CoGreene College community! 


About C-GCC 

Columbia-Greene Community College, a campus of the State University of New York, is a comprehensive, two-year college offering a variety of transfer and career programs leading to the degrees of Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, and Associate in Occupational Studies, as well as one-year certificate programs and specialized courses geared toward community interest. C-GCC was recently ranked tenth out of 710 community colleges in the U.S. by WalletHub.com, and first in New York State, using data collected from the National Center for Education Statistics, Council for Community and Economic Research, and College Measures.