Gerald Silberstein, Ph.D., C.P.A.
Assistant Professor, Accounting
Administration Building Suite 220, Room 225
The Sage Colleges
140 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
Fax: (518) 292-1964
- Ph.D., Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
- M.B.A., Finance, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
- B.S., Biology, Union College
- B.S., Accounting, Regents College, University of the State of New York
- ACC 201 Financial Accounting
- ACC 202 Managerial Accounting
- ACC 210 Individual Taxation
- BUS 325 Financial Management
- BUS 335 Management Information Systems
Gerry Silberstein's research focuses on Health Care Finance, Accounting, and Risk Management. He is especially interested in acute care hospital third-party reimbursement and the quantitative methodologies used for it. He has authored a paper in the Journal of Health Care Finance and co-authored papers in the Journal of Sexually Transmitted Disease and the Journal of Infectious Disease. His teaching focuses on financial and managerial accounting, financial management, and management information systems.
Dr. Silberstein earned his Ph.D.in Management at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Lally School of Management and Technology. He also holds the degree of Master of Business Administration from the Lally School, a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Union College and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the Regents’ College of the University of the State of New York. He is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in both New York and Illinois. He also holds the designations of Certified Management Accountant and Certified Financial Manager. Dr. Silberstein currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Tech Valley chapter of the Institute of Management Accounting. He also serves as co-Chair of the Institute of Management Accountants National Small Business Financial and Regulatory Affairs Committee.
Prior to completing his Ph.D., Dr. Silberstein spent over two decades as a Program Research Analyst and Programmer Analyst with the New York State Department of Health. He also served as the Manager of Corporate Research and Development for the Healthcare Association of New York State, and as the Laboratory Director for the city of Schenectady, New York.