During the course of his more than two decades at St. John’s
University, Robert F. Pecorella has served his department, St.
John’s College, and various the University in numerous and varied
He chaired the Department of Government and Politics from 1996
to 2002; he has served on the Department Personnel and Budget,
Undergraduate and Graduate Educational Policy Committees as well as
numerous ad hoc committees dealing with departmental curricula and
assessment matters; he has acted as a thesis mentor and has offered
a variety of independent study courses for graduate and
undergraduate students; and he has served as academic advisor to
countless students pursuing either the undergraduate major or
Pecorella has also participated on a number of committees and
served in a number of roles for St. John’s College as well as for
various offices in the University.