Allan Goldstein

Senior Lecturer

Technology, Culture and Society

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Allan Goldstein

Allan B. Goldstein, NYU Tandon School of Engineering Senior Lecturer, teams student innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs with disabled community members to create digital stories that make society care and remember.
Being a sibling of a survivor of the notorious Willowbrook State School for the Mentally Retarded, his personal experience writing explores the social barriers impeding an inclusive society. Goldstein is on the screening committee of the Sprout Film Festival, which features films by and about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

CUNY School of Professional Studies2015

Master of Arts, Disability Studies


Research Interests


Experiential Learning: establishing ties with community members, not-for-profits, BIDs, and government leaders to match their needs with NYU-Tandon's capabilities for professor developed project-based courses.


General/Collaborative Research


  • Bing Wang, documentary filmmaker, The Ability Exchange
  • Dr. Jim Lawler, Professor of Information Technology, Seidenberg of CSI, Pace University--Disability Studies; Pace Faculty Institute presentations; NYS ARC
  • Amy Bittinger, Director of Operations, Family Support Services, UCP of NYC
  • Peter Cobb, Director of Community Outreach, UCP of NYC,
  • Linda Temple, Exec. Director, Heartshare

Affiliations


ADAPT Community Network, Amy Bittinger, VP Family Services

CUNY SPS DISABILITY STUDIES MASTERS PROGRAM, Mariette Bates, Director

HeartShare Human Services of New York, Linda Temple, Exec. Director

SPROUTFlix DISABILITY FILM SELECTION COMMITTEE, Anthony DiSalvo, Sprout Founder/Exec. Director