Rob S. Pusch is associate director of Project Advance and currently oversees SUPA's instructional services. This department is responsible for the design and development of online instructional units, professional development on the use of technology in teaching and learning, and research and evaluation activities within Project Advance. Pusch has been with Project Advance since 2001. He is a member of SU's University Senate Committee on LGBT Concerns and is active within the Syracuse community as a volunteer and youth group facilitator for AIDS Community Resources in Syracuse. He has presented papers at the annual conferences for the Society for Intercultural Education; Training and Research (SIETAR); and the National Association of Foreign Student Affair. He also has published in the Journal of Lesbian and Gay Issues in Education.