Prof. Misiak started in radiography almost 40 years ago. He graduated from Overlook Hospital School of Radiography in Summit, New Jersey and received his Bachelor's degree from Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. After completing his degree he joined the staff at Overlook Hospital and began his teaching career at Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery. His teaching career eventually brought him to Glen Cove, Long Island where he served as the Radiography Program Director and to New York City Technical College.
In 1989 Prof. Misiak started the Radiologic Technology Program at Orange County Community College and served as Department Chair from 1989 to 2005. he has since returned to his first love; teaching full-time. Prof. Misiak serves as Interim Department Chair on occasion and he again finds himself in that position.
Over the years, Prof. Misiak's accomplishments include serving as President of the Association of Educators in Radiologic Technology of New York State, President of the Shared Governance system of Orange County Community College, President of the Staff and Chair Association and an Accreditation Site Visitor for the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. His experiences include teaching and taking x-rays in Gabon, Africa. In addition, Prof. Misiak has spoken at over 100 seminars and conferences. In his free time Prof. Misiak is very active in church activities.
Department of Diagnostic Imaging
Bob Misiak, Interim Chair
Orange County Community College
115 South Street Middletown, NY 10940