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Membership & Eligibility

Admission to the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by The College chapter in accordance with the bylaws of both the chapter and the national Society. Both require superior scholarship and good character as criteria for membership.

THE HONOR SOCIETY OF PHI KAPPA PHI ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Seniors: Departments may nominate up to 5% of seniors of exceptional academic quality, of good character, and with a minimum grade point average (g.p.a.) of 3.5. Seniors are defined for this purpose as students with 90 or more earned credit hours, with a minimum of 24 earned credits hours from The College of New Jersey.

Juniors: Candidates are inducted in the junior year from the top one percent of the junior class based on their cumulative grade point average. Juniors are defined for this purpose as students with 60 – 89.5 earned credit hours, with a minimum of 60 earned credits hours from The College of New Jersey.

Faculty and Staff: The College of New Jersey chapter may elect up to four outstanding faculty or staff members annually. These persons are chosen on the basis of scholarship, professional achievements, and service to higher education. They are nominated by chapter members and, as with student candidates, are discussed and voted on by the members.

THE HONOR SOCIETY OF PHI KAPPA PHI CHAPTER OFFICERS  

Chapter President: Dr. Blythe Hinitz, Professor, Elementary and Early Childhood Education

Chapter Vice-President: Dr. Amanda Norvell, Associate Professor, Biology

Chapter Secretary: Dr. Ruth Palmer, Associate Professor, Educational Administration and Secondary Education

Chapter Treasurer:  Dr. Marcia O’Connell, Associate Professor, Biology

THE HONOR SOCIETY OF PHI KAPPA PHI FACULTY AND STAFF MEMBERS  

Name  Department
 Diane Bates  Sociology/Anthropology
Deborah Compte World Languages and Cultures
Edward Conjura Mathematics and Statistics
Harold Eickhoff Former President, Professor Emeriti
Candice Feiring Psychology
Ellen Friedman English
R. Barbara Gitenstein President
Jo-Ann Gross History
Thomas Hagedorn Mathematics and Statistics
Nancy Hingston Mathematics and Statistics
Blythe Hinitz Elementary/Early Childhood Ed.
Allen Katz Engineering
Pierre Le Morvan Philosophy, Religion & Classics
Paul Leynes Psychology
Donald Lovett Biology
Lauren Madden Elementary/Early Childhood Ed.
Margaret Martinetti Psychology
Gerald Miller Accounting & Information Systems
Janet Morrison Biology
Amanda Norvell Biology
Marcia O’Connell Biology
Jeffrey Osborn Dean of Science
Cynthia Paces History
Ruth Palmer Ed. Administration & Secondary Ed.
Aigli Papantonopoulou Mathematics and Statistics
John Pollock Communication Studies
David Prensky Marketing, Mgmt. & Interdisc. Bus.
Howard Reinert Biology
Melinda Roberts Philosophy, Religion & Classics
Michael Robertson English
John Sisko Philosophy, Religion & Classics
Barbara Strassman Special Education, Language & Literacy
Jacqueline Taylor Provost and V.P. for Academic Affairs
David Venturo English
Joyce Vincelette Marketing, Mgmt. & Interdisc. Bus.
Ann Warner Ault World Languages and Cultures
Morton Winston Philosophy, Religion & Classics

 

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