Diane Crews

Diane Crews

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office: University Downtown Center, Room 423
Office Phone: (607) 777-9208
Fax: (607) 777-7587
E-mail: dcrews@binghamton.edu

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Political Science from Binghamton University
  • M.P.A. Public Policy Analysis & Administration from Binghamton University
  • B.A. Community Development from SUNY Empire State
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

Binghamton University Department of Political Science

Courses Taught

  • Proseminar in Civic Entrepreneurship
  • Dynamics of Change in Client Centered Organizations
  • Community Leadership and Development
  • Leadership and Change in Organizations
  • Practicum in Human Development
  • Politics of Education
  • Poverty and Discrimination
  • Youth and Social Policy

Current Research Interests

  • Collaborative leadership and community development
  • Role of social and civic entrepreneurs in innovation and problem solving
  • Leadership development and character building through experiential learning

Community Service

  • BU Student United Way, Faculty Advisor
  • Catalysts for Intellectual Capital, Faculty Advisor. www.cic2020.org
  • BU Student Chapter SHRM, Society for Human Resource Management, Faculty Advisor
  • McNair Scholars, Faculty Advisor
  • Entrepreneurship across the Curriculum, Steering Committee, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Partnerships, Division of Research, Binghamton University http://www2.binghamton.edu/Innovation/
  • Career Development Center Internship (CDCI) program, Academic Council
  • 20 In Their Twenties Steering Committee, Southern Tier Opportunity Coalition www.stoc-ny.com
  • Binghamton Downtown Inc., Board of Directors www.downtownbinghamton.org
  • Empire Promise Initiative, Statewide Planning and Development Committee - NYS Education Department, Office of Higher Education, Pre-Collegiate Preparation Programs, Liberty Partnerships Programs

Relevant Professional Development

  • Bringing Entrepreneurship Education to Life in Cross-campus Programs, 2009, Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University
  • Community Engagement, 2000, Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA Kellogg Leadership Program, Binghamton University, School of Management, 1993-94

Last Updated: 10/17/14