Andrew L. Erdman, Ph.D., MSW
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: SOCIAL WORK
Psychotherapist and Social Work Intern at Outpatient Mental Health Clinic 2012-2013
F*E*G*S COUNSELING CENTER, Bronx, NY
Social Work Researcher 2012-2013
WURZWEILER SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK, YESHIVA UNIVERSITY
Mental Health Volunteer Working Directly with Patients in Psych Unit 2002-03, 2011
NEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL, New York, NY
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: OTHER
Editor, Manager, and Vice-President at Successful Internet Start-up 2001-2011
IAG RESEARCH / NIELSEN CO., New York, NY
Founded editorial department and created writing methodology for research surveys measuring viewer recall of TV ads and programs. (IAG Research acquired by Nielsen Co. in 2008.)
Editor and Writer, Media Relations Dept. at Major University 2000-2001
CITY UNIVERSITY OF N.Y. GRADUATE CENTER, New York, NY
Created publicity materials for major, doctorate-granting research institution.
Instructor in Writing and Media Studies 1995-2000
HUNTER COLLEGE, MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY, AND OTHERS
Designed syllabi and implemented curriculum in writing, media studies, and other disciplines at Hunter College, Montclair State University, Brooklyn College, and Hostos Community College.
Reporter, Researcher, and Columnist 1989-1993
FORTUNE MAGAZINE, New York, NY
Reporter, researcher, and human-interest columnist; worked on cover articles in industrial psychology, management and finance trends, and the economy.
Social Work “Student Ambassador.” Represent Wurzweiler School at outreach and recruiting events.
Colorado Outward Bound School. Courses in alpine mountaineering and whitewater rafting.
New York Cares. Volunteer projects with emotionally-challenged teens and children at Green Chimneys therapeutic farm (Brewster, NY), Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition, Arab-American Family Support Center (Brooklyn, NY), and Riverside Park Cleanup (New York, NY).