CURRICULUM VITAE

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Francis (Jay) J. Pitocchelli Jr., B. Sc., M. Sc., M. Phil., Ph. D., Professor

Born

Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Citizen

United States

Home Address

198 Winding Brook Rd., Newbury, NH 03255

Home Phone

603-938-5337

Business Address

Biology Department

Saint Anselm College

100 Saint Anselm College

Manchester, NH 03102-1310

Office phone

603-641-7397

Fax

603 222 4012

e-mail

jpitocchATanselm.edu (remember to change the AT to @)

Homepage

http://www.anselm.edu/jpitocch/homepage/welcome.html

Blog http://mourningwarbler.blogspot.com/

 

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Degree

Year

Discipline

Institution and Advisors

B. Sc.

1979

Biopsychology

Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Geneva, NY 14456

Advisors: Dr. P. Mead (Psychology),

Dr. R. Ryan (Biology)

M. Sc.

1982

Psychology

Memorial University of Newfoundland

St. John’s, Newfoundland A1B 3X9

Advisor: Dr. W. A. Montevecchi (Psychology)

M. Phil.

1986

Biology

City University of New York and

American Museum of Natural History

Advisors: Dr. W. E. Lanyon (Ornithology),

Dr. M. Hecht (Biology)

Ph. D.

1988

Biology

City University of New York and

American Museum of Natural History

Advisors: Dr. W. E. Lanyon (Ornithology),

Dr. M. Hecht (Biology)

 

FIELD EXPERIENCE

RUSSIA

Big Diomede Island, Bering Strait, Siberian Coastline

CANADA

Yukon Territory, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan

Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland,

Labrador

U. S. A.

Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Nevada, Utah,

Arizona, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, Minnesota,

Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, New York,

Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine

CENTRAL AMERICA

Mexico, Trinidad

SOUTH AMERICA Ecuador: Galapagos Islands

 

TEACHING POSITIONS AND APPOINTMENTS

2011 Spring Semester Professor, Biology Department, Saint Anselm College
2010 Fall Semester Professor, Acting Chair, Biology Department at Saint Anselm College

2010 Spring Semester

Professor, Biology Department, Saint Anselm College on sabbatical

2007-2009 Chair, Biology Department, Saint Anselm College
Spring 2007 Acting Chair, Biology Department, Saint Anselm College

Fall 2002

Promoted from Associate to Professor at Saint Anselm College

Fall 1998

Promoted from Assistant to Associate Professor at Saint Anselm College

1997 Summer

Starr Island Natural History Conference, 21 - 28 June,

Star Island Corporation, Boston, MA

1996

Granted Tenure by Saint Anselm College

1990 - 1992

Assistant Professor, Biology Department, Kutztown University. General Biology 10 (non-majors), Independent Study

1989 -1990

Assistant Professor, Biology Department, Baruch College

Introductory Biology - Survey of the Living World,

Introductory Biology - A Human Orientation

1989 (spring)

Assistant Professor, Biology Department, University of Rhode

Island, Introduction to Zoology (majors), Animal Behavior

1984 - 1989

Museum Lecturer in Ornithology, Ornithology Department, American Museum of Natural History, World of Birds (membership)

 

1988 - 1989

Lecturer in Ornithology. Eagle Hill Wildlife Research Station

1985 - 1988

Visiting Professor of Ornithology for the Millbrook School, Ornithology, Independent Study

1982 - 1988

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Biology Department, Queens College Introductory Biology (majors labs), Introductory Biology (non-majors labs)

 

1982 - 1986

Professor of Ornithology, Queens College Center, Caumsett State Park, Field Ornithology (non-credit)

1982

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Psychology Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Social Psychology

1979

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, Psychology Department, Hobart College, Animal Behavior

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

2010-present Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests
2010-present Elected Elective Member of the American Ornithologists’ Union
2009-present Arbor Day Foundation
2009-present Sierra Club
2006-present Maine Audubon Society
2004-present National Association of Biology Teachers
2002-present National Center for Science Education

1998 - present

AAUP

1992 - present

Society for the study of Evolution

1992 - 2009

Society of Systematic Zoologists

1979 - present

American Ornithologists’ Union

1979 - present

Cooper Ornithological Society

1980 - present

Linnaean Society of New York

1982 - 1985

Association of Field Ornithologists

1988

CUNY Macintosh Users Group

1986 - - 1988

Berkeley Macintosh Users Group

1986 - 1988

American Society of Zoologists

1988 - present

Wilson Ornithological Society

1990 - 1992

APSCUFF (faculty union, Kutztown University)

1991 - present

Palisades Nature Association

1993 - present

Saint Anselm College Macintosh Users Group

 

ACADEMIC/COLLEGE SERVICE

2013-2014 Chair, Environmental Stewardship Committee
2008-2009 NEASC Steering Committee
2008-2009 Chair, NEASC subcommittee on Library and Information Technology Standard 7
2007-2008 Chair, Biology Department, Saint Anselm College
Spring 2007 Acting Chair, Biology Department, Saint Anselm College
2005-2006 President, Saint Anselm Chapter of the AAUP
2005 Head Football Coach Search Committee
2005 Sounding Board for Admissions Office and CCA
2004-present Plant Biologist Search Committee (Chair)
2004-present Vertebrate Biologist Search Committee (Chair)
2004-present Biology Department IT Budget Committee (Chair)
2004-present Biology Department Wireless Committee (Chair)
2004-present Biology Department Inventory Committee
2004-present Biology Department Collections Committee
2004-present Biology Department Workload Committee (Chair)
2004-present Biology Department Tutors Program Committee (Chair)
2004-present Biology Department Senior Comprehensive Exam Committee
2003-present Faculty Senate Benefits Committee
2003 WSET subcommittee on web publishing guidelines and standards
2002-present Web Site Evaluation Team - WSET
2002-2003 Senior Comprehensive Exam Committee
2002-2003 Ecology Search Committee
2002 Saint Anselm College, Curriculum Subcommittee

2000-2001

Local Planning Committee Coordinator for the 59th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Biological Conference hosted by Saint Anselm College

2000-2001

Biology Department Planning Committee

2000-2001

Biology Department Computers and IT Committee

1999

New Course Proposal Subcommittee - Computer Science

1999-2000

President, Saint Anselm College Chapter of the AAUP

1999-present

Faculty Senate IT Committee

1999-present

Advisory Committee for Davis NH-LIFT Technology Proposal,

Saint Anselm College Representative to NHCUC

1999-2000

Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Planning and Development of the

Saint Anselm College Web Page

1999-2000

Local Planning Committee for the Millennium Meeting of the

AOU, BOU and SCO in St. John's Newfoundland, 14-20 Aug.

1998-1999

Chair, IT Policy and Planning Committee

1998-1999

Subcommittee on Hardware and Software Upgrade Program

1998-1999

Vice-President, Saint Anselm College Chapter of the AAUP

1998-1999

Campus wide NEASC Committee - Library and Information

Technology - Standard 7, Faculty Senate's IT Committee

1998

Saint Anselm College, Biology Department, Coordinator of

Senior Comprehensive Exam from ETS

1997-1998

WWW, Neuroscience Major, Freshman/Sophomore

Experience (FEC) and NEASC Committees

1997

Saint Anselm College, Curriculum Subcommittee

1995 - 1996

Saint Anselm College, Health Services Committee

1995

Saint Anselm College, Faculty Advisor to the Ski Club

1995

Saint Anselm College, Curriculum Subcommittee

1995

Saint Anselm College, Organizer for Multicultural

Holiday Party in the Biology Department

1994 - 1995

Saint Anselm College, Athletics Committee

1994 - present

Saint Anselm College, Recycling Committee

1994 - 1995

Saint Anselm College, Biology Department, Coordinator of

Senior Comprehensive Exam

1994 - 1995

Saint Anselm College, Biology Department, Committee to

Reevaluate Directed Studies Program

1994 - 1995

Saint Anselm College, Biology Department, Coordinator of

Directed Studies Senior Research Program

1993

Saint Anselm College, Biology Department, General

Biology (BI 01) Committee

1993

Saint Anselm College, Bean Distinguished Lecture Series

Committee

1990 - 1992

Kutztown University, Biology Department,

Curriculum Budget Committee, CPUB Planning Committee,

Graduate Committee, Computer Committee, Introductory

Biology Committee

1990

Baruch College, Biology Department, Peer Evaluations

 

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

2009 Chair, Song and Vocalizations Session, 127th Annual Meeting of the American Ornithologists' Union, Univ. of Pennsylavania, Philadelphia, PA
2008 Peer Review for Zootaxa
2007 Peer Review for McGraw-Hill Publishing (Introductory Biology texts and CD-ROMs)
2006 Peer Review for Roberts and Company Publishers (Biostatistics text)
2006 Peer Reviewer for Journal of Wildlife Management
2004-2005 Vice-president, Saint Anselm College Chapter of the AAUP
2004-2005 Biology Department IT Budget Committee (Chair)
2004-2005 Biology Department Airport Project (Chair)
2004-2005 Biology Department Inventory Committee
2004-2005 Biology Department Collections Committee
2004-2005 Biology Department Workload Committee (Chair)
2004-2005 Biology Department Tutors Program Committee (Chair)
2004-2005 Biology Department Senior Comprehensive Committee
2003-present Faculty Senate: Beneftis Committee
2003 WSET subcommittee on web publishing guidelines and standards
2002-2003 Web Site Evaluation Team - WSET
2002-2003 Ecology Search Committee
2002 Saint Anselm College, Curriculum Subcommittee

2001

Local Coordinator for the Eastern New England Biological

Conference hosted by Saint Anselm College, Manchester,

NH, 21 April, 2001

1999-2000

Local Planning Committee for the Millennium Meeting of the

AOU, BOU and SOC, St. John's Newfoundland.

1997 - present

Peer Review for Saunders College Publishing (Introductory

Biology texts and CD-ROMs)

1997 - present

Peer Reviewer for the Biography of North American Birds project,

American Ornithologists’ Union

1997

Moderator, Session A, 1st NH-VT Partners in Flight Bird

Conservation Conference, Fairlee Vermont

1994 - present

New Hampshire Partners in Flight - Working Group

1994 - present

Executive Board Member at Large, Secretary

Amoskeag Chapter of the Audubon Society of New Hampshire

1994 - 1996

Council of Chapters, Representative - Amoskeag Chapter of the

Audubon Society of New Hampshire

1990 - present

Peer Reviewer for the AUK, Journal of the American

Ornithologists’ Union

1988

Chair, Committee for Nominations to Council, Linnaean

Society of New York

1987

Library Committee, Linnaean Society of New York

1987

Convenor for the Computer Workshop, Annual Meeting of

the New York Federation of Ornithologists, New York, NY

1987

Chair, Session B, Annual Meeting of the Population Biologists

of New England, Queens College, NY

1983

Chair, Subcommittee on Audiovisual equipment, American

Ornithologists’ Union, Centennial Meeting of the American

Ornithologists’ Union

1981

Graduate Student Representative to the Faculty of Science

Council, Memorial University of Newfoundland

 

CONSULTING

1988

Ornithologist, evaluating bird feathers for auction, Sotheby’s, NY

1987

Ornithologist/Editor, American Birds Xmas Count data

1986 - 1988

Ornithologist, curate and catalogue bird collection, Suffolk

County Vanderbilt Museum, Centerport, NY

1986

Evolutionary Biologist, evaluate materials for models of

Pterosaurs, Kaperkit Inc., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

1986

Ornithologist, review manuscripts for Running Heads Publishers,

New York, NY

 

AWARDS

2013-Summer Selected to participate in Faculty Learning Community by the Center for Teaching Excellence - course revision for the new curriculum
2013-Summer Saint Anselm College Summer Research
2009 Awarded sabbatical for Spring 2010
2009-Summer Saint Anselm College Summer Research
2008 Saint Anselm College Summer Research Grant
2005-Summer Saint Anselm College Summer Research Grant

2000 - Spring

Sabbatical, Saint Anselm College

2000 - Summer

Summer Research Grant from Saint Anselm College

1993

Saint Anselm College Summer Research Grant, Saint Anselm

College

1991

Grants in Aid of Sponsored Research, Kutztown University

1990, 1991

Frank M. Chapman Memorial Award, American Museum of

Natural History

1981 - 1988

Graduate Assistantship, CUNY and Queens College

1985 - 1986

Institutional Funding for Dissertation Research, Queens College

1984, 1985

E. Alexander Bergstrom Memorial Research Award, NEBBA

1984, 1985

Susan Greenwall Foundation U-GRPA, American Museum of

Natural History

1985

Sigma Xi grant, Sigma Xi Society

1984

Alexander Wetmore Award, American Ornithologists’ Union

1983, 1984

Frank M. Chapman Memorial Award

1981

American Ornithologists’ Union Student Award

1980

Graduate Student Fellowship, Memorial University of Newfoundland

THESES

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1988. Character variation in the Oporornis philadelphia -

                  tolmiei complex. Ph. D. thesis. New York, City University of

                  New York Library.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1981. Song dialects and vocal development of Savannah

                  Sparrows (Passerculus sandwichensis labradorius Howe) breeding

                  in Newfoundland and the St. Pierre et Miquelon Islands.

                  M. Sc. thesis. St. John’s, Memorial University of Newfoundland

                  library.

 

PUBLICATIONS 

PITOCCHELLI, J. submitted. MacGillivray's Warbler (Geothlypis tolmiei),

The Birds of North America Online (A. Poole, Ed.). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

PITOCCHELLI, J., J. JONES, D. JONES 2012. Connecticut Warbler (Oporornis agilis),

The Birds of North America Online (A. Poole, Ed.). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; Retrieved

from the Birds of North America Online: http://bna.birds.cornell.edu/bna/species/320  doi:10.2173/bna.320

PITOCCHELLI, J. 2011. Macrogeographic variation in the song of the Mourning

                  Warbler (Oporornis philadelphia). Canadian Jl. Zoology 89: 1027-1040. (Click here for pdf)

PITOCCHELLI, J. 2011. Mourning Warbler (Oporornis philadelphia), The Birds of

                  North America Online (A. Poole, Ed.). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

RIZZO, E., D. GUERRA, J. PITOCCHELLI. 2006. Negotiating your contract: a pocket

                  guide for small liberal arts college faculty. Academe 92(1): 42-45.

JANSSEN, R. B., J. PITOCCHELLI, P. LARSON. 2005. MacGillivray's Warblers in

                  Minnesota and problems with identification. Loon 77(2): 62-74.

PITOCCHELLI, J., J. F. PIATT, H. CARTER. 2003. Notes on variation in plumage,

                  molt and morphology of the Whiskered Auklet (Aethia pygmaea)

                  in Alaska. Journal of Field Ornithology 74(1): 90-98.

PITOCCHELLI, J., B. CHAKRIN, T. MURPHY. 2000. How faculty

                  use information technology at a small liberal arts college:

                  a case study. ACM SIGUCCS 2000 User Services Conference

                  XXVIII Proceedings: 241 - 246.

HYLAND, K. E., J. BERNIER, D. MARKOWSKI, A. MACLACHLAN, Z. AMR J.

                  PITOCCHELLI, J. MYERS, R. HU. 2000. Records of ticks

                  (Acari:Ixodidae) parasitizing birds (Aves) in Rhode Island, USA.

                  Internat. J. Acarol. 26 (2): 183-192.

PITOCCHELLI, J., J. BOUCHIE, D. JONES. 1997. Connecticut Warbler (Oporornis

                  agilis). In The Birds of North America, (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds.).

                  Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences;

                   Washington, D. C.: The American Ornithologists’ Union.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1995. MacGillivray's Warbler (Oporornis tolmiei). In The Birds

                  of North America, No. 159 (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds.).

                  Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences; Washington,

                  D. C.: The American Ornithologists’ Union.

PITOCCHELLI, J., J. F. PIATT AND M. CRONIN. 1995. Morphological

                  and genetic divergence among populations of Brachyramphus

                  murrelets. Wilson Bulletin 107 (2): 235-250.

HOBSON, K., J. F. PIATT AND J. PITOCCHELLI. 1994. Using stable isotopes

                  to determine seabird trophic relationships. Journal of Animal

                  Ecology 63: 786-798.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1993. Mourning Warbler (Oporornis philadelphia). In The Birds

                  of North America, No. 72 (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds.).

                  Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences; Washington,

                  D. C.: The American Ornithologists’ Union.

PITOCCHELLI, J. AND P. CAPAINOLO. 1993. Check-list of the birds of

                 Caumsett State Park. (3rd ed.). New York State Office of Parks,

                  Recreation and Historic Preservation, Babylon, NY.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1992. Plumage and size variation in the Mourning Warbler

                  (Oporornis philadelphia). Condor 94: 198-209.

MARTIN, J. L. AND J. PITOCCHELLI. 1991. Relation of within-population

                  phenotypic variation to sex, season and geography in the Blue

                  Tit. Auk 108: 833-841.

PITOCCHELLI, J. AND R. GRAY. 1991. Rare albino hawk discovered.

                  Keystone LVI: 2.

CAPAINOLO, P. AND J. PITOCCHELLI 1990. Eastern records of Falco

                  columbarius suckleyi. Kingbird 40: 221-225.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1990. Plumage, morphometric and song variation in Mourning

                  (Oporornis philadelphia) and MacGillivray’s (O. tolmiei) Warblers.

                  Auk 107: 161-171.

PITOCCHELLI, J. AND P. CAPAINOLO. 1990. Insect-hawking by some North

                  American Gulls. Kingbird 40: 150-143.

PITOCCHELLI, J. AND P. CAPAINOLO. 1990 . Check-list of the birds of

                  Caumsett State Park. (3rd ed.). New York, Queens College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1989. Recent bird sightings from southern Labrador, western

                  Newfoundland and Baccalieu Island. Osprey 20: 18-23.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1988. Birding downeast Maine. Linn Soc. Newsletter. Vol.

                  XLII: 1-4.

PITOCCHELLI, J. AND P. CAPAINOLO. 1989. Check-list of the birds of

                  Caumsett State Park. (2nd ed.). New York, Queens College

                  Printers

CAPAINOLO, P. and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1988. Catalogue of birds of the

                  Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum. The Vanderbilt Museum,

                  Centerport, NY.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1986. Check-list of Birds of Caumsett State Park. New York,

                  Queens College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1985. Apparent insight learning by some Common Grackles

                   in Central Park, New York City. Kingbird 35: 32-34.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1985. Identification of Mourning and MacGillivray’s Warblers.

                  Central Alberta Naturalist. 4: 4.

HOOD, C. S. AND J. PITOCCHELLI. 1983. Noctilio albiventris. Mammalian

                  Species no. 197.

PITOCCHELLI, J., I. KIRKHAM AND W. A. MONTEVECCHI. 1981. Avian

                  species account for Baccalieu Island, Newfoundland.

                  Osprey 12: 14-17.

 

GOVERNMENT REPORTS

MONTEVECCHI. W. A., I. GOUDIE AND J. PITOCCHELLI. 1982. Lake

                  Michael avifaunal study and impact assessment. Newfoundland

                  and Labrador Hydro Corporation Report.

 

BOOK REVIEWS

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1992. Book review of Evolution by M. Ridley. Recent Publ.

                  in Nat. Hist. 10 (4): 5-6.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1992. Book review of Birds of Missouri by M. Robbins and

                  A. Easterla. Recent Publ. in Nat. Hist. 10 (3): 3-4

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1991. Book review of Seabirds of the Farallon Islands. D. G.

                  Ainley and R. J. Boekelheide (eds). Recent Publ. in Nat. Hist.

                  9 (2/3): 5-7.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1991. Book review of Seabirds of Hawaii by C. S. Harrison.

                  Recent Publ. in Nat. Hist. 9 (1): 5-6.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1990. Book review of Ornithology by F. Gill. Recent Publ. in Nat.

                  Hist. 8 (4): 3-4

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1990. Book review of American Warblers by D. H. Morse.

                  Recent Publ. in Nat. Hist. 8 (1): 4-5.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1985. A review of two Canadian bird-finding guides. Linn

                  Soc. Newsletter 39: 2-3.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1984. A brief review of some new field guides. Linn Soc.

                  Newsletter 38: 1- 3.

 

SOFTWARE REVIEWS 

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1988. Power pasting for the Macintosh: SmartScrap and

                  the Clipper. Network 1988(1): 10-11.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1987. Software capsule reviews: Macspin, MacProof and

                  Mapmaker. Network 1987(2): 2-4.

 

LAB MANUALS  

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1992. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1993. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. Manchester, Saint Anselm

                  College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1993. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (2nd ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1994. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (2nd ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1994. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (3rded.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1995. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (3rd ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1995. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (4th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1996. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (4th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1996. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (5th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1997. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (6th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1997. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (6th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1998. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (7th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1999. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (7th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1999. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (8th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 2000. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (9th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 2001. Evolutionary Biology Lab Manual. (8th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 2001. Introduction to Scientific Discovery, Lab Manual

                  Addendum for General Biology 1. (10th ed.) Manchester,

                  Saint Anselm College Printers.

PAPERS PRESENTED

PITOCCHELLI, J. 2009. Song variation in the Mourning Warbler. 127th Annual

Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union. University of Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia, PA. August, 2009.

CAPRIO, T, J. PITOCCHELLI. 2001. Osteopathic manipulation for the

                  treatment of TMJ dysfunction. Lecture 1 Series, Maine

                  Osteopathic Association’s 2001 Mid-Winter Conference,

                  Portland, Maine.

PITOCCHELLI, J., B. CHAKRIN, T. MURPHY. 2000. How faculty

                  use information technology at a small liberal arts college:

                  a case study. ACM SIGUCCS 2000 User Services Conference

                  XXVIII, Richmond, Virginia.

PITOCCHELLI, J., S. JEWELL, C. RABY AND G. PALMER. 1993. Evolution

                  of sexual dimorphism in the Alcidae. 1993 Annual Meeting of

                  the Association of Field Ornithologists, Isles of Shoals Marine

                  Biological Laboratory, Isles of Shoals, Maine.

PITOCCHELLI, J. AND J. F. PIATT. 1992. Morphometric variation among

                  Atlantic and Pacific Populations of Leach's Storm-petrels

                  (Oceanodroma leucorhoa). Annual Meeting of the Commonwealth

                  of Pennsylvania University Biologists. Kutztown University,

                  Kutztown , PA.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1991. Geographic variation in the Mourning Warbler

                  (Oporornis philadelphia). Annual Meeting of the Commonwealth

                  of Pennsylvania University Biologists. Indiana University, Indiana, PA.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1987. Aspects of geographic variation in Oporornis Warbler

                  song. Annual Meeting of the Population Biologists of New

                  England, Queens College, New York.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1987. Aspects of geographic variation in Oporornis Warbler

                  song. 1987 Annual Meeting of the Association of Field Ornithologists,

                  Ithaca, New York.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1986. Geographic variation in Oporornis Warblers. 104th

                  Annual Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Meeting,

                  Mississippi State, Mississippi.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1986. Speciation in Oporornis warblers. XIX International

                  Ornithological Congress, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

PITOCCHELLI, J. 1981. Song dialects and vocal development of Savannah

                  Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis labradorius Howe)

                  breeding in Newfoundland and the St. Pierre et Miquelon Islands.

                  62nd Annual Meeting of the Wilson Ornithological Society,

                  Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada

 

STUDENT PAPER PRESENTATIONS

CAMERON, A., M. MARCEAU, K. PRIOR, A. STILES, J. PITOCCHELLI.

                  1999. The effects of geographic and temporal variation in

                  Common Yellowthroat song. 57th Annual meeting of Eastern

                  New England Biological Conference, Suffolk University,

                  Boston, MA.

GIOVAGNOLI, J., M. CARR, J. PITOCCHELLI. 1998. Testing barriers

                  to song traditions in the Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis

                  trichas). 56th Annual meeting of Eastern New

                  England Biological Conference, Stonehill College, Easton, MA.

CATANZANO, S., L. BENNETT and J.PITOCCHELLI. 1996. Analysis of the solid

                  waste stream on a liberal arts college campus in New England. Paper

                  presented at the 54th Annual meeting of Eastern New England Biological

                  Conference, Simmons College, Boston, MA.

LAMONTAGNE, M. and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1996. Microgeographic

                  variation in song of the Least Flycatcher (Empidonax minimus). Paper

                  presented at the 54th Annual meeting of Eastern New England

                  Biological Conference, Simmons College, Boston, MA.

MUSIC, P., J. St. CLAIR and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1996. Avian communities on

                  the Saint Anselm College campus. Paper presented at the 54th Annual

                  meeting of Eastern New England Biological Conference, Simmons College,

                  Boston, MA.

BENNETT, W., C. CAREY, K. COLLINS, B. FELONEY, J. GOSSELIN, C. JORDAN,

                  M. SHURA, T. THORNELL, D. JONES, J. BOUCHIE and J. PITOCCHELLI.

                  1995. Macrogeographic variation in song of the Eastern Phoebe

                  (Sayornis phoebe). Fifth Annual Undergraduate Research Seminar,

                  Fitchburg State College, Fitchburg, MA.

LAFLAMME, C., P. PINSONNAULT, J. PITOCCHELLI. 1994. Microgeographic

                  variation in Whip-poor-will song. Fourth Annual Undergraduate

                  Research Seminar, Fitchburg State College, Fitchburg, MA.

HOWARD, T. and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1994. Macrogeographic variation in

                  Leach's Storm-petrels. Fourth Annual Undergraduate Research

                  Seminar, Fitchburg State College, Fitchburg, MA.

JEWELL, S. C. RABY AND J. PITOCCHELLI. 1993. Evolution of sexual

                  dimorphism in the Alcidae. 51st Annual meeting of Eastern New England

                  Biological Conference, Framingham State College, Framingham , MA.

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

PITOCCHELLI, J., J. F. PIATT, M. CRONIN. 1994. Morphological and genetic

                  divergence among Alaskan populations of Brachyramphus

                  Murrelets. XXI Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group,

                  Sacramento, CA, January 26-29, 1994.

 

STUDENT POSTER PRESENTATIONS

CAMERON, A., M. MARCEAU, K. PRIOR, A. STILES, J. Pitocchelli.

                  1999. The effects of geographic and temporal variation in

                  Common Yellowthroat song. 11th Annual Poster

                   Presentation - Saint Anselm College.

GIOVAGNOLI, J., M. CARR, J. PITOCCHELLI. 1998. Testing barriers

                  to song traditions in the Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis

                  trichas). 10th Annual Poster Presentation - Saint

                  Anselm College.

DUBE, E. G. GRILLI, J. MESSIER, M. SABULIS, J. PITOCCHELLI. 1997.

                  Microgeographic variation in song of the Chipping Sparrow.

                  9th Annual Poster Presentation - Saint Anselm College.

CATANZANO, S., L. BENNETT and J.PITOCCHELLI. 1996. Analysis of

                  the solid waste stream on a liberal arts college campus in

                  New England. 8th Annual Poster Presentation - Saint

                  Anselm College.

LAMONTAGNE, M. and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1996. Microgeographic

                  variation in song of the Least Flycatcher (Empidonax

                  minimus). 8th Annual Poster Presentation - Saint Anselm

                  College.

MUSIC, P., J. St. CLAIR and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1996. Avian

                  communities on the Saint Anselm College campus. 8th

                  Annual Poster Presentation - Saint Anselm College.

BENNETT, W., C. CAREY, K. COLLINS, B. FELONEY, J. GOSSELIN, C.

                  JORDAN, M. SHURA, T. THORNELL, D. JONES, J. BOUCHIE and

                  J. PITOCCHELLI. 1995. Macrogeographic variation in song of

                  the Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe). 7th Annual Poster

                  Presentation - Saint Anselm College.

LAFLAMME, C., P. PINSONNAULT, J. PITOCCHELLI. 1994.

                  Microgeographic variation in Whip-poor-will song. 6th

                  Annual Poster Presentation - Saint Anselm College.

HOWARD, T. and J. PITOCCHELLI. 1994. Macrogeographic

                  variation in Leach’s Storm-petrels. 6th Annual Poster

                  Presentation - Saint Anselm College.

JEWELL, S. C. RABY AND J. PITOCCHELLI. 1993. Evolution of sexual

                  dimorphism in the Alcidae. 5th Annual Poster Presentation -

                  Saint Anselm College.

 

INVITED SEMINARS AND GUEST LECTURES

9 April 1985

Studies of Oporornis Warblers. Linnaean Society of New York.

28 April 1986

Speciation in Oporornis Warblers. Biology Department, Queens College.

4 Sept. 1986

The species problem in Ornithology. Bedford Audubon Society

4 Dec. 1986

Species concepts and problems in Ornithology. Brooklyn Bird

Club.

13 Nov. 1987

Migration. Putnam Audubon Society

25 Feb. 1988

What is Ornithology? Millbrook School

2 Sep. 1988

Evolution and radiation of birds. Eagle Hill Wildlife Research

Station.

7 Mar. 1989

Animal Communication, Avian Vocal Behavior. Zoology

Department, University of Rhode Island.

21 April 1989

Character variation in Mourning and MacGillivray’s Warblers.

Biology Department, Lock Haven University.

10 Oct. 1989

Birds, ticks and Lyme Disease. Linnaean Society of New York.

27 Oct. 1989

Introduction to MacWrite. Computer Center, Baruch College

2 Nov. 1990

Pagemaker for the Macintosh. Faculty Seminar, Kutztown

University, Kutztown, PA.

7 Nov. 1990

Speciation in North American Warblers. Biology Department,

Millersville University, Millersville, PA

15 Feb. 1992

Plumage, morphometric and behavioral variation in the Oporornis

philadelphia- O. tolmiei complex. Biology Department, Saint

Anselm College.

27 Jan. 1993

Voyages of the M. V. Tiglax, a biologist’s adventures in Alaska,

Amoskeag Chapter of the New Hampshire Audubon Society.

15 Apr. 1993

Problems with Species Concepts. Philosophy Department

Seminar, Saint Anselm College.

16 Oct. 1993

Biology in Alaska. Parents Weekend, Saint Anselm College.

19 May 1994

Voyages of the M. V. Tiglax, a biologist’s adventures in Alaska,

Capital Chapter of the New Hampshire Audubon Society.

13 Oct. 1994

Biology in Alaska. Parents Weekend, Saint Anselm College

Spring 1994

Voyages of the M. V. Tiglax, a biologist’s adventures in Alaska,

Rotary Club of Goffstown.

29 Apr. 1995

High-tech Birding. Special Program at the Spring Celebration for

Audubon Society of New Hampshire.

14 Oct. 1995

Biology in Alaska. Parents Weekend, Saint Anselm College

12 Apr. 1996

Birds as symbols in art and religion of ancient civilizations.

Central Washington University.

19 Oct. 1996

Biology in Alaska. Parents Weekend, Saint Anselm College

27 Mar. 1997

Bird Song: Study and Analysis. Co-presented with Dr. A.

Borror, Professor Emeritus, Biology, University of New

Hampshire Amoskeag Chapter of the Audubon Society.

 

NON-ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

1988 - 1993

Bird tour leader, Weekend for Bird Enthusiasts, Education

Department, American Museum of Natural History

1984 - 1987

Bird tour leader, Linnaean Society of New York

1981 - present

Xmas Bird Count, National Audubon Society, New York,

Pennsylvania, New Hampshire

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

2009 6-7 March, Volunteer for 12th Annual Hannes Schneider Meister Cup Race at Mount Washington Resort

2000

7 November, Presidential and local elections vote counter for

Town of Dunbarton.

1997 - 2001

Solid Waste Committee, Town of Dunbarton

1994 - 1997

Solid Waste Commission, Town of Goffstown

1994 - 1997

Solid Waste Commission volunteer for household

hazardous waste day, Town of Goffstown

1995

participant in TRASHWORLD, an environmental musical, player

and desktop publisher of playbill

Other

See guest lectures and Invited Seminars for Community presentations (e.g., Rotary Club, Lions Club, Audubon Society, etc...)

 

COMPUTER EXPERIENCE

Hardware

Macintosh, DOS-PC, IBM Mainframe, WANG, Vax, Alpha,

Scanner, Digitizing Tablet, Modem, Digital Caliper Interfaces,

Sound Digitizer, CD ROM, LCD Panel for overhead projectors

Software

Communications, Cross Platform Translations (Mac - DOS),

Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Database, Statistics, Graphics

(Chart, Graph, Draw/Paint), Desktop Publishing, Education

Courseware, Internet, E-mail, Unix, VMS, Gopher, Lynx

HTML Language, Web Browsers, (e.g., Netscape, Mosaic, etc...),

Blackboard

 

 

GRANT APPLICATIONS

Pitocchelli, J., D. Rhodes, C. Hieber. 1996. Integrating biostatistics and computing

technology across the biology curriculum. ILI grant proposal #96-40548

submitted to the National Science Foundation (NSF) - Division of

Undergraduate Education. 14 November 1995, turned down June 1996.

 

Pitocchelli, J. 1998. Saint Anselm Summer Research Grant. Proposal to complete

Biostatistics Texts for John Wiley and Sons, Inc. submitted 1 December

1998, turned down January 1999.

 

Pitocchelli, J. 1999. Saint Anselm Summer Research Grant. Proposal to study

morphometric variation in Alaskan seabirds. submitted 1 December 1999,

accepted, Winter 2000.

 

Pitocchelli, J. 1999. Integration of technology into a course on Biostatistics.

State Farm Companies Foundation - Faculty Development

and Enrichment Grants. submitted October, 1999, turned down,

Winter, 2000.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITS

 

2001 - University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Art Exhibit, 12 - 16, February, 2001

1999 - Crossing Disciplines Through Photography: An Exhibit by Dr. Ed Gleason and Dr. Jay Pitocchelli, November - December 1999, Saint Anselm College Library.

 

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

 

Dr. W. E. Lanyon, Ph. D. advisor

May - October address

Box 531

Keene Valley, NY 12943

Phone #: 518-576-9714

 

Dr. G. Barrowclough

Ornithology Department

American Museum of Natural History

CPW at 79th St.

New York, NY 10024

Phone #: 212-769-5785

 

Dr. D. Lavoie, Chair

Biology Department

Saint Anselm College

Manchester, NH 03102-1310

Phone #: 603-641-7161

 

Dr. C. Hieber

Biology Department

Saint Anselm College

Manchester, NH 03102-1310

Phone #: 603-641-7149

 

Dr. D. Rhodes

Biology Department

Saint Anselm College

Manchester, NH 03102-1310

Phone #: 603-641-7159

 

Dr. R. Rhein

Chair, Biology Department

Kutztown University

Kutztown, PA 19530

Phone #: 215-683-4313

 

Dr. W. Towne

Acting Chair, Biology Department

Kutztown University

Kutztown, PA 19530

Phone #: 215-683-4317

 

Dr. J. Piscitelli

Biology Department

Kutztown University

Kutztown, PA 19530

Phone #: 215-683-4319

 

Dr. J. Wahlert

Department of Natural Sciences

Baruch College

17 Lexington Ave.

New York, NY 10010

Phone #: 212-725-3278

 

Dr. U. Roze

Biology Department

Queens College

Queens, NY 11367

Phone #: 718-520-7170

 

Dr. J. Sperling

Biology Department

Queens College

Queens, NY 11367

Phone #: 718-520-7657

 

Dr. J. Piatt

National Biological Survey

1011 E. Tudor Rd.

Anchorage, AK 99503

Phone #: 907-786-3549

 

Dr. L. Marcus

Department of Invertebrates

American Museum of Natural

History, CPW at 79th St.

New York, NY 10024

Phone #: 212-769-5721

 

Dr. W. A. Montevecchi

Psychology Department

Memorial Univ. of Newfoundland

St. John’s, Newfoundland,

Canada A1B 3X9

Phone #: 709-737-7673