Dean of the First Year Program
Director, Center for Teaching and Learning
Division: Social & Behavioral Sciences
100 Watts Hall
Jesse Lott started teaching Social Studies in the Florida public schools in 1972. He completed his graduate degrees in Reading (Masters) and Social Sciences (Advance Masters) at Florida State University by 1978. Jesse arrived in Central New York in 1980 and joined the staff and faculty of Cazenovia College in 1982. He has served the College in the capacity of an administrator and adjunct faculty member for the past 25 years. Along with being the Director of the Academic Learning Center, and Director the of the First Year Summer Program, Jesse is also the Director of REACH, CSTEP, and HEOP (Federal and State grants) that serve at-risk underrepresented populations.