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Graduate Studies Coaches

Take the time to meet some of your Graduate Studies Coaches who have an invested interest in higher education and assist students with reaching their potential in academic achievements.

Hamid Ikram

Expertise: Research, Data Analysis, and SPSS Statistics

Dr. Hamid Ikram is a Continuing Education Teacher (CET) and a Graduate Studies Coach for research, data analysis, and SPSS statistics. He holds a Doctorate in Educational Administration and a Master’s in Science Education. He has a decade of international experience in teaching and research in higher education. Dr. Ikram is a US Exchange Alumnus, Microsoft Certified Educator, and recipient of the WCET Digital Inclusion Award. He has completed funded projects and published papers in peer-reviewed journals and books. He has also presented at renowned conferences and won a best research paper award in ICMEI, France. 

Email: hikram@jjay.cuny.edu

Dr. Lucianna Basilice-Tieniber

Expertise: Education Administration 

Dr. Lucianna Basilice-Tieniber has dedicated her life to assisting individuals with special needs, especially regarding academic achievement. She is diagnosed with Autism and wishes to help others obtain their goals within a nurturing environment. She has spoken at numerous conferences on transitioning into the higher education system as well as her personal experiences living with disabilities. Her philosophy is “disability means different, not less”. Receiving a quality education provides the necessary building blocks to achieve success. Through learning, we can help create a culture of equity. 


Mon: 1:30pm – 3:30pm 

Tues:1 :30pm – 3:30pm and 4pm-6pm 

Wed: 1:30pm – 3:30pm and 4pm-6pm 

Thurs: 2pm-3pm 

Fri: 9pm-10pm and 11pm-2pm 

Email: lbasilice-tieniber@jjay.cuny.edu