Ajuluchukwu, David


Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education

    certificate Masters Health Education Specialists Health Education 2010 
    PhD West Virginia University Public/Community Health Education 1987 
    certificate West Virginia University Gerontology (Graduate diploma) 1985 
    MPA West Virginia University Public Administration 1984 
    MS West Virginia University Community Health Education 1984 
    BS University of Waterloo Biology 1979 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience

    York College Associate Professor Community Health/Gerontology 1999 - Present 
    York College Assistant Professor Community Health/Gerontology 1992 - 1998 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience

    York College Adjunct Community Health/Gerontology 1987 - 1992 
    New York University Adjunct Community Health Education 1987 - 1990 
  4. Non Academic Experience

    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    Addiction Research and Treatment Corporation Director 1988 - 1992 
    West Virginia University Hospital Tumor Registrar 1986 - 1987 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Departmen Chair 2007 - Present 
    Interim Department Chair 2003 - 2007 
    Deputy Department Chair 2000 - 2003 
    Associate Professor 1999 - Present 
    Assistant Professor 1992 - 1998 
    Adjunct Professor 1987 - 1992 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Ajuluchukwu. "Tuberculosis." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .

        Ajuluchukwu. "Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .

        Ajuluchukwu. "Human Immuno Dificiency Virus (HIV)." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .

        Ajuluchukwu. "Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome - AIDS." The Encyclopedia of Chronic Diseases. 2013: .

        Ajuluchukwu, Hope, C.. "Psychosocial Issues of Dealing with Aging." National Minority Research Symposium. 1998: .

        Ajuluchukwu, Brown, L., Crummey, C., Foster, K., Ismail, Y., Siddiqui, N.. "Medical History of Sexual Correlates of HIV Seropositive Women." Journal of Addicted Diseases. 12(4) 1993: .

        Ajuluchukwu, Brown, L., Hickson, M., Bailey, J.. "Medical Disorders in a Cohort of New York City Abusers." Journal of Diseases. 12(4) 1993: .

        Ajuluchukwu, Brown, L., Banks, S.. "Sexual Behaviors and HIV Infection in IDU in NYC." Journal of Addictive Diseases. 10(3) 1991: .

      2. Chapters in Books:
      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:

      "AIDS Update 2013" 2013: 530.

  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "United States Conference on AIDS" 2015: Health Professionals and General Public.

    "AIDS: Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow" 2015: General Public.

    "Psychosocial Issues of Dealing with HIV and AIDS for Parolees" 2014: General Public.

    "Challenges for the Elderly Population Infected with HIV and AIDS" 2014: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2014: General Public.

    "Effect of Exercise on the Restoration of the Immune Function of the Elderly Population from Different Ethnic Backgrounds" 2014: General Public.

    "AIDS: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow (DVD)" 2012: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2013: General Public.

    "Obesity and Blood Pressure Profiles of York Students" 2013: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2012: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2011: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2010: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2009: General Public.

    "Perceptions of Elderly Care in an International College" 2008: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2008: General Public.

    "World AIDS Day" 2007: General Public.

    "An Interactive Holistic HIV/AIDS Town Hall Meeting" 2006: General Public.

    "Special Needs of the HIV Infected Population in Newark" 2003: General Public.

    "Discharge Planning and HIV Management for Parolees in Newark" 2002: General Public.

    "Barriers to HIV Clinical Trials" 1992: General Public.

    "No Seroconversion Among Steady Sex Partners of HIV Seropositive IDU in NYC" 1992: General Public.

    "Drug & Sexual Behavior Amongst IDU" 1991: General Public.

  9. Patents


  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:

      Ajuluchukwu, David. Impact of HIV and AIDS on African American Communities. United States: McGraw Hill, 2015. .

    2. Papers in Progress:

      Ajuluchukwu, Majerowitz, D., Hubbard, M. L.. "Health, Knowledge, and Behavior of the Homeless Population in New York City." To be identified. 2014: 22.

    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    Faculty Development Program Award at York College: 2014.

    Housing and Urban Development Community Service Award for Continuing Care for HIV/AIDS Permanent Housing in Newark, New Jersey: 2014.

    Certificate of Completion for Comprehensive Ethics Training Course: 2013.

    Special Recognition from Newark EMA Planning Council: 2012 - 2013.

    Founding Honorable Member of Eta Sigma Gamma at York College: 2011 - 2012.

    Declaration of Honor from the President of the Borough of Queens for HIV/AIDS Services: 2011.

    Proclamation from the Council of the City of New York for work on HIV/AIDS: 2011.

    Presidential Award for Undergraduate Research Mentor at York College: 2010 - 2011.

    Proclamation from the United States Congress in recognition of services towards HIV/AIDS: 2009 - 2010.

    City Council Citation for work done in HIV/AIDS in New York City: 2009.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

    Brooklyn Home for the Aged, High Academic Shcolarship for Gerontology Students. 2013: $100,000 (not funded).

    Queens Public Television, Enhancing Athletics at York College. 12/2008 - 01/2009: $12,210.

    Queens Public Television, Enhancing Athletics at York College. 12/2007 - 01/2008: $11,212.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Department Chair: 2007 - Present.

      Member of the Department Curriculum Committee: 2003 - Present.

      Member of Department Personnel and Budget: 2003 - Present.

      Interim Department Chair: 2003 - 2007.

      Deputy Chair: 2001 - 2003.

      Coordinator of the Gerontology Program: 1993 - 2007.

    2. Service to the School

      Member of the Chairs Council for SHBS: 2011 - Present.

      Founded Eta Sigma Gamma Epsilon Lambda Chapter: 2012.

    3. Service to the College

      Member of the College Personnel and Budget: 2007 - Present.

      Member of the York College Association Board: 2009 - 2013.

      Member of the Strategic Planning Council: 2005 - 2011.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

    Faculty Advisor for Eta Sigma Gamma Epsilon Lambda Chapter: 2012 - Present.

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    Faculty Liaison for Ebola Workshop: 2014.

    Member of Masters Certified Health Education Specialists: 2009 - Present.

    Member of New Jersey AIDS Taskforce: 1994 - 2001.

    Member of Newark Eligibility Metropolitan Area Council on HIV & AIDS: 1990 - 2007.

    Member of New York State AIDS Taskforce: 1990.

    Member of the American Public Administration Association: 1983 - 2000.

    Member of the American Public Health Association: 1982 - Present.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      HE 241 Sex & Sexuality 
      HE 341 HIV & AIDS and Public Health Implications 
      HE 342 Drug & Drug Abuse 
      HE 471 Field Work 
      HE 472 Field Work 
      HE 473 Field Work 
      HE 474 Field Work 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):
Ajuluchukwu, David

Ajuluchukwu, David
Associate Professor
Health and Physical Education and Gerontological Studies