Title: Executive Director, Faculty Resource Network, New York University
Dr. Debra M. Szybinski is executive director of the Faculty Resource Network, a consortium based at New York University that has been widely acclaimed for its unique and successful approach to providing professional development opportunities for faculty members at its domestic and international partner institutions, the majority of which are minority-serving. She is also executive director of the Office of Faculty Resources and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching at New York University. Szybinski previously served as executive administrator of the Renaissance Society of America and as managing editor of Renaissance Quarterly. She serves on the advisory committee of the United Negro College Fund Institute for Capacity Building. Szybinski earned a Ph.D. in Renaissance literature from Columbia University.