Senior Assistant for Undergraduate Education
Liz Abate has been part of Binghamton University's staff since October 1995. She served as administrative assistant for undergraduate programs in psychology and psychobiology before joining the Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost as assistant for undergraduate education in October 2000. Prior to her employment at Binghamton, Abate was the proprietor of a desktop publishing business in Pennsylvania. She received her BA in English from Wilkes University (Wilkes-Barre, Penn.) and attended graduate school at the University of Michigan.
Abate serves as the coordinator of Binghamton's General Education Program and provides administrative support for undergraduate initiatives under the direction of Vice Provost Loewen. She also coordinates the production of the University Bulletin and the Faculty-Staff Handbook and maintains the website for the Provost's Office.
Abate's husband, Murnal, is the director for Summer and Winter Programs at Binghamton University. They have one child, Sarah-Jane, a published author, who is a graduate student at the University of Houston.
Abate’s office is in room 705A of the Couper Administration Building (AD-705A). Her phone number is 607-777-2146. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.