Dr. Alimaras' Biography

Present Position:

Professor, Psychology
Director, Urban Studies Internship Program
Social Sciences Department
The City University of New York
Queensborough Community College
Email: Palimaras@qcc.cuny.edu


B.S., M.A., CUNY Queens College, Ph.D., The City University of New York.

Courses Taught:

  • Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Personality
  • Altered State of Consciousness
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Social Psychology
  • Urban Studies


  • How To Change Your Mind. 1997. ARE Press, Virginia Beach, Va.
  • Altered States Of Consciousness: A Book of Readings. 1979. Ginn Custom Publishing, Lexington, Mass.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery
QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.