Faculty Bio

Mat JeckerByrne, PhD

Mat JeckerByrne, PhD

Title(s): Part Time Instructor, SSHE/Part Time TRIO Adviser
Department: SSHE and TRIO


Donna Meier
Contact Information 
Phone: 845-688-6048
Fax: 845-688-6052
Office location: Stone Ridge Campus, VAN 101
Email: jeckerbm@sunyulster.edu

Degree Information

PhD, Sociology, 2000

Courses Taught

Principles of Sociology
Social Problems

Primary Area of Expertise 

Death and Dying
American Death Culture
Work, Occupations, Professions, and Organizations
Crime and Criminal Justice
Community Supervision and Parole

Honors and Awards 

Recipient of Certificate of Appreciation for 5, 10, 15 and 20 years of Dedicated
Service as an Adjunct Instructor at SUNYUlster

Publications and Presentations

Dissertation, Dealing With Death, Problems and Responses in American Funeral Practice (2000)

Grants Received

Former Director Save Them Now Program (2009-2015)
Former President Rondout Valley Little League (2006-2010)
District Fire Commissioner-Vly Atwood Fire District (present)

Other Achievements

Life Member (1994) Vly Atwood Fire Company
Former Chair, Ulster County Reentry Task Force (2015)






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