A graduate of the State College of New York at Brockport (bachelor’s and master’s degrees) and the State University of New York at Buffalo (doctorate), as well as a participant in the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Dr. Carriuolo was named the ninth president of Rhode Island College (RIC) in 2008. She is currently the Vice President for Advancement at New England Institute of Technology in East Greenwich, RI.
She has wide-ranging experience in higher education at the Rhode Island Office of Higher Education (RIOHE), the Office of School/College Relations at the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of New Haven, and the junior- and senior-high school level.
She is also a member of other Rhode Island boards: CrossroadsRI, the Providence Foundation, the Vets Foundation and the Tech Collective, as well as four education-related organizations, including the NEASC.
Dr. Carriuolo is the author of more than 30 publications with regional, national or international audiences.