The Office of Undergraduate Education Welcomes Tiffany S. Powell as the Interim Director of Arch Academic Programs

The Office of Undergraduate Education is pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Tiffany S. Powell, Interim, Director of Arch Academic Programs.  Tiffany joins UG Ed from Rensselaer's Center for Initiatives in Pre-College (CIPCE) where she was the Project Manager for Teacher Professional Development. In her new role, Tiffany will work with various campus constituents to provide leadership to and assist with the administrative duties for the Arch Summer Semester. 

Tiffany S. Powell earned a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from Kansas State University, a MS from Hunter College and a BA from Hofstra University. Her background includes being a classroom teacher and an Mathematics Instructional Coach for the Department of Education in New York City. She was the Diversity Coordinator for the Manhattan-Ogden school district, in Manhattan, KS. During the six years in the Esteves School of Education at The Sage Colleges, she was the director of the Help Yourself Academy (STEM program for elementary students), developed several courses, became the program director for Childhood Education and earned tenure and rank of Associate Professor.  Her research focuses on STEM/STEAM professional development and is active in her pursuit to publish and facilitate professional training workshops in the local community and abroad.

Contact information:

Tiffany S. Powell, PhD

Interim Director, Summer Academic Programs

Office of Undergraduate Education

Walker Lab, Room 4010

powelt2@rpi.edu

P: (518) 276-3142 | F: (518) 276-8062