Senior Faculty Research Assistant II

Office: 541-737-7233

Burt Hall

Burt Hall 176

2651 SW Orchard Avenue

2651 SW Orchard Avenue
Corvallis, OR 97331

LinkedIn: Ernest (Ernie) Colantonio

(hear my name)


  • M.S., Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1994
  • B.S., Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981


  • Web development and programming (Drupal, WordPress, HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP, Bootstrap)

Other Interests

  • Database systems in general, programming and scripting languages, operating systems

Professional Development

  • DrupalCon Portland 2024 (May)
  • Social Justice Education Initiative Tier 2 Next Level, “Implicit Bias,” March 2022
  • Social Justice Education Initiative Tier 2 Next Level, “Microaggressions,” January 2022
  • Social Justice Education Initiative Tier 2 Next Level, “Being Good,” November 2021
  • Monsido Web Accessibility Training, February 2021
  • HighEdWeb Annual Conference in Milwaukee, WI, October 2019
  • Social Justice Education Initiative Sessions 1 and 2, May 2018
  • Conversational Skills, April 2015
  • Journey Into Leadership, March 2013
  • Accessibility Basics for the Web Workshop, November 2012


  • 2021 CEOAS Outstanding Faculty Research Assistant Award


Selected Publications

  • Colantonio, E., 2010, Web-based Technologies for Online Labs. In D.A. Cancilla and S.P. Albon (Eds.), Moving the Laboratory Online: Situating the Online Laboratory Learning Experience for Future Success (pp. 223-235). Newburyport, MA: Sloan Consortium.
  • Shiflet, A.B., Allex, C.F., Colantonio, E.S., and Ts'ao, H., 1995, Instructor's Manual to Accompany Problem Solving in C Including Breadth and Laboratories. Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Company.
  • Colantonio, E.S., 1992, Microcomputer Concepts and Special Applications. Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath and Company.
  • Slotnick, D.L., Butterfield, E.M., Colantonio, E.S., Kopetzky, D.J., and Slotnick, J.K., 1990, Computers and Applications with BASIC: Second Edition. Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath and Company