2013 - 2014
WAC Fellows 2013 - 2014
Justina Oliveira is in the PhD program for Industrial/Organizational Psychology through the Graduate Center and Baruch College, CUNY. Her research interests include studying the processes and outcomes of teams with cultural and gender diversity as well as understanding employee job perceptions and their effect on organizational commitment, turnover intentions and satisfaction within a cross-cultural context. She has taught numerous Social Psychology courses at Baruch College in addition to working as a TA for Experimental and History of Psychology courses. She is passionate about teaching and is eager to further hone her skills for the pursuit of creating and improving quality writing in college level courses through the Writing Across the Curriculum Fellowship Program.
Eric Lynch is a doctoral candidate in French literature at the CUNY Graduate Center. His research focuses on the relationship between text and image in contemporary French poetry and the visual arts. He has taught French courses at both Brooklyn College and Fordham University. In summer of 2012, he also taught a writing intensive core curriculum course. A participant in CUNY’s Paris study abroad program in 2010-2011, he instructed French students learning English. He looks forward to applying his experience in teaching a foreign language to help students more effectively communicate while writing in English.