Academic Affairs

Department Email: [email protected]
Department Phone: (315) 279-5202

Bob Cilino

Data Analytics Administrator, Institutional Research

Academic Credentials

Alfred University
M.B.A.
Alfred University
B.S. in Business Administration

Dr. Bradley Fuster

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Professor of Music

Academic Credentials

University of Southern California
D.M.A.
Yale University
M.M.
SUNY Geneseo
B.A.

Biography

Dr. Bradley Fuster joined Keuka College as Provost and Vice President in Fall of 2018. Fuster's career in higher education began in 1999 when he served as Assistant Professor of Music and eventually interim Department Chair at Montana State University. 

In 2005, Fuster was appointed Founding Department Chair of Music at SUNY Buffalo State. As Chair, Fuster fundraised $1,425,000 in endowed scholarships by naming six renovated performance spaces. The Music Department grew from 40 undergraduate majors to 125 undergraduate and 35 graduate majors. Fuster added new performance ensembles, degrees in digital music production, and one of the first 100% online Masters in Music Education in the world, as well as authoring the self-studies to attain initial accreditation and continuing accreditation from the National Associations of Schools of Music (NASM).

Subsequently, Fuster was promoted through a series of senior leadership roles from 2013-2018. These roles included Interim Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management, Special Assistant to the Provost for Innovative Learning, Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness, and Interim Vice President/Chief Information Officer. In 2016-2017, Fuster completed an ACE Fellowship at Vassar College. 

At Keuka College, Fuster has worked with the faculty to expand the program array, adding many new degrees in the areas of Allied Health and eSports Management, as well as several certificate offerings. 

Professional Interests

As a thought leader in higher education, Fuster serves as a peer reviewer and visiting reaccreditation team member for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and has authored numerous articles published in US News & World Report, eCampus News, and Inside Higher Ed.

Doreen Hovey

Executive Assistant to Vice President for Academic Affairs

Academic Credentials

SUNY Empire State College
B.S.
Finger Lakes Community College
A.A.S.

Biography

Doreen joined Keuka College as the Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs.

She is a graduate of Empire State College, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and Associate’s Degree from Finger Lakes Community College in Paralegal Practice. She currently serves on the Finger Lakes Federal Credit Union Board of Directors and several board committees.

She served several terms on the DeSales Regional High School Board of Directors, Our Lady of Peace Parish Council, and Geneva Interfaith Council. She held positions in local politics, including committee chairperson and campaign co-chair. She worked for several years on committees for the Seneca Lake Whale Watch. She resides in Geneva, with her husband, John. In her spare time she likes to paint and garden.

Dr. Tim Sellers

Associate Provost
Professor of Biology and Environmental Science
Director of the Center for Aquatic Research

Academic Credentials

University of Louisville
Ph.D. in Environmental Biology
University of Louisville
M.S. in Biology
University of Colorado Boulder
B.A. in Environmental Science

Biography

Dr. Tim Sellers is the Associate Provost and Professor of Biology and Environmental Science at Keuka College. He is the founder and director of the Center for Aquatic Research at Keuka College and the head science advisor for the Keuka Lake Association. Dr. Sellers has a B.A. in Environmental Science from the University of Colorado, an M.S. in Biology and a Ph.D. in Environmental Biology from the University of Louisville, and was a post-doctoral fellow in Oceanography at Texas A&M University. He has conducted aquatic and water quality research on Keuka Lake and the other Finger Lakes for 15 years.

Professional Interests

Limnology, oceanography, ecology