Dr. John Zilvinskis 

(pronounced zill-vinn-s-kiss)

Associate Professor

Binghamton University

College of Community and Public Affairs 

Higher Education and Student Affairs


Academic B 233

Dr. Zilvinskis studies disability in higher education and high-impact practices using survey data. He teaches research methods, contemporary issues, and the program capstone. Dr. Zilvinskis' research has been published in Research in Higher Education, The Review of Higher Education, the Journal of College Student Development and the Journal of Diversity in Higher Education. 

Dr. Zilvinskis is currently a research affiliate with the Center for Community College Student Engagement, The University of Texas at Austin. At Binghamton University, Dr. Zilvinskis serves as a research affiliate for the Institute for Justice and Well-Being and a doctoral faculty fellow for the College of Community and Public Affairs.


PhD, Indiana University

MA, Michigan State University

BA, State University of New York at Geneseo

Research Interests

Students with Disabilities

High-Impact Practices