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Graduate Certification and Endorsement Programs Registered in New York State 

  • Adolescent Literacy
  • Childhood Literacy
  • Gifted Education
  • Secondary Education (7-12) (in areas of Biology, Chemistry, English, Earth Science, French, Mathematics, Physics, Social Studies, Spanish)
  • School Building Leader
  • School Counselor
  • School District Leader 

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Phil Eberl

Philip Eberl
Certification Officer
peberl@sbu.edu 
(716) 375-2367
Plassmann Hall, B10

Pat Riehle






 

Ms. Pat Riehle
Secretary
priehle@sbu.edu 
(716) 375-2357
Plassmann Hall, B08

 

Silliker, Alan

Titles/Responsibilities Program Director
Associate Professor
Academic School
School of Education
Academic Department Counselor Education
Contact Information Office Phone: 716-375-2368
E-mail: silliker@sbu.edu
Office Location/Hours Plassmann Hall, B36
Courses Taught
  • CE 530. Techniques of Counseling 
  • CE 550. Group Counseling 
  • CE 570. Career Counseling 
  • CE 620A. Internship in School Counseling 
  • CE620B. Internship II in School Counseling 
  • CE 621. Advanced Internship in School Counseling 
  • CE 634. Interventions for School and Agency Counseling 
Academic Degrees
  • Ed.D., Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology, Boston College
    • Dissertation title: The Evaluation of Secondary School Career Education Strategies Using the Career Maturity Inventory. 
  • M.A., Guidance and Personnel, St. Bonaventure University
  • B.S., Psychology, Georgetown University
Other Education
Professional Background
Accomplishments
  • Silliker, S.A. & Quirk, J.T. (1997). The effect of extracurricular activity participation on the academic performance of male and female high school students.  The School Counselor, 44, 288-293.
  • Silliker, S.A. (1994). Videotaped presentations in the classroom.  Journal On Excellence in College Teaching, 5, 89-94.
  • Silliker, S.A. (1993). The role of social contacts in the successful job search.  Journal of Employment Counseling, 30, 25-34.
Teaching Philosophy “One way or another you need to explore a little to learn.”
Current Research Interests/Projects
  • Student Success Skills: Academic intervention programs to reduce the academic gap among students.
  • Balance between Technology and Personal Contact in Counselor Education.
  • Serendipity in Job Getting
Other Interests/Community Involvement
  • Masters’ Swimming participation; running; piano playing;
  • Eucharistic Minister/Lector St. Bonaventure’s Church, Allegany
  • Board Member: Parent Education Program; Mental Health Association in Cattaraugus County
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