Welcome to the SPS Faculty Community Site

Coronavirus: Information about instructional continuity.

This site was created to serve as a resource for CUNY SPS faculty, and includes links to upcoming training and workshops, resources for accessibility and Universal Design for Learning (UDL), as well as our quick guides and tutorials. If you have a question, please use the “Ask a Question” link on this site, or send us an email to facultysupport@sps.cuny.edu

About the Office of Faculty Development and Instructional Technology
The mission of the Office of Faculty Development and Instructional Technology is to provide faculty with the support and training that they require at all stages in their careers and to enhance the community of practice in order to promote greater teaching effectiveness, instructional innovation, and faculty satisfaction, all with the goal of improving the quality of the student learning experience.

The OFDIT Faculty Advisory board will play an important role in planning and organizing activities, events, and programing at CUNY SPS.

The current OFDIT Staff:

Ruru Rusmin
Director of Faculty Development

Antonia Levy
Associate Director of Faculty Development and Instructional Technology (OFDIT)

Instructional Design

Sylvie Richards
Media & Instructional Technologist & Blackboard Administrator

Sarah Kresh
Instructional Design Manager

Michelle Gastulo
Instructional Design Specialist

Maria Stracke
Instructional Design Assistant

Erica Murase
Instructional Design Assistant

Multimedia & ePortfolio

Matt Lewis
Instructional Design and Multimedia Manager

Karen Gonzalez
ePortfolio Specialist

Sharon Jorrin
Media Accessibility and Technology Assistant

Derrick Chew
ePortfolio Program Assistant


José Muñiz
Administrative Specialist

Nina DeMeo  
Course/Data Management Assistant

Laura Collazo
Instructional Design/Data Assistant