BA University of Kansas
MSW Rutgers University
Professor of Social Work Rick Zingher has taught at Mount Mercy since 1990. Prior to joining Mount Mercy he served as an assistant professor at Georgian Court College in Lakewood, New Jersey. He also served as an instructor at Montclair State College in Upper Montclair, New Jersey.
Zingher formerly served as the director for the School Mental Health Program and the program director for Camp Vacamas in New York.
Zingher is involved with the Young Parents Network, as well as the Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission. He has recently been named as Feld Chair for 2008-2010, which recognizes teaching excellence and skill in facilitating the learning process.
In his spare time Zingher enjoys playing golf and tennis, riding his bike, and reading.