Monica Lam

Monica Lam, Ph.D.
PhD, University of Wisconsin – Madison.
Academic Dean, School of Business Administration
Phone: 215-951-6337
E-mail: LamS@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Accounting Information Systems, Business Analytics, Strategic Application of Information Systems, International Project Management, Higher Education Leadership and Management.

Susan Christoffersen

Susan Christoffersen, Ph.D.
PhD, MA, New York University;
BA, State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Associate Professor of Economics and Finance PhD, MA, New York University;
Phone: 215-951-2821
E-mail: ChristoffersenS@PhilaU.edu
Web site: Christoffersen.
Professional/Research Interests: International Competition in Innovation Races, Incentives for R&D Subsidies, Measurements of Firm Success, Use of retirement Benefits in Estimating Economic Loss, Textile Industry Dynamics


Jason T. Crook, MBA
MBA, Philadelphia University;
BS, Gardner-Webb University.
Assistant Professor of Marketing; Coordinator, Business Model Innovation; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2560
E-mail: CrookJ@PhilaU.edu
Twitter:  @ProfJCrook
Professional/Research Interests: New Product Launches, Creative Development, and Integrated Communication; US patent as co-inventor of a “Method and System for Analyzing Effectiveness of Marketing Strategies;” Neuromarketing; Business Model Development; Innovation & Creativity; Teamwork & Collaboration; Entrepreneurial Thinking; The Business of Design.namics, Pedagogy


Anusua Datta, Ph.D. 
PhD, University of Wisconsin;
MA, Osmania University;
M.Phil., Centre for Economic and Social Studies;
BA, St. Francis College.
Associate Professor of Economics/Statistics
Phone: 215-951-2810
E-mail: DattaA@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests:  Industrial Organization, International Trade & Growth, Health Economics


G. Creighton Frampton Ph.D.
PhD, MBA, University of South Carolina;
BA, Presbyterian College.
Associate Professor of Marketing
Phone: 215-951-2820
E-mail: Frampton@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Forensic Economics.



John Grigsby, LL.M., CFE, CFP, CPA, FHFMA
LLM (Taxation) Georgetown University;
JD, BS Duquesne University;
MS Bucknell University.
Program Director, M.S. Taxation Program;
Associate Professor of Accounting; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2824
E-mail: Grigsbyj@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Income Taxation, Financial Planning, Forensic Accounting



Pielah Kim, Ph.D.
PhD, Ohio State University;
MPS, Fashion Institute of Technology;
BFA, The School of Art Institute of Chicago.
Assistant Professor of Fashion Merchandising and Management
Phone: 215-951-2714
Email: KimP@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Visual Art and Marketing, Artist Branding, and Visual Merchandising


Chae Mi Lim, Ph.D.
PhD University of Tennessee;
BS, Ewha Women’s University, Seoul, Korea.
Associate Professor of Marketing; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2812
E-mail: LimC@Philau.edu
Professional/Research Interests: consumer experience associated with luxury bargain shopping, value retailing, non-traditional retailing, global consumers in emerging market, and consumers in technology market. 


David Loranger, PhD Candidate, Iowa State University
MPS, Fashion Institute of Technology;
BBA, Connecticut State University.
Phone: 215-951-2735
E-mail: lorangerd@philau.edu
Website: http://www.daveloranger.com
Professional/Research Interests: Cultural Apparel Products & Businesses; Consumer Behavior 
Editorial Board Member-Fashion, Style & Popular Culture


D. K. Malhotra, Ph.D
Nydick Family Term Chair and Professor of Finance
PhD, MA, University of Alabama;
MS, BS, University of Delhi.
Program Director, Innovation MBA Program 
Phone: 215-951-2813
E-mail: MalhotraD@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Interest Rate Swaps, Currency Swaps, Mutual Funds, and Artificial Intelligence Techniques in Finance.


Jaideep T. Naidu, Ph.D.
PhD, University of Mississippi;
MBA, BE, Osmania University, India.
Assistant Professor of Operations and Management; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2816
E-mail: NaiduJ@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Sequencing and Scheduling Problems (heuristics algorithms), Traveling Salesman Problem, Networking and Flow Diagrams.


Natalie Nixon, Ph.D.
The G. Allen Mebane IV '52 Term Chair
PhD, University of Westminster;
MS, Philadelphia University;
BA, Vassar College.
Associate Professor, Fashion Industry Management;
Program Director, Strategic Design MBA Program
Phone: 215-951-2787
E-mail: NixonN@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Optimizing Creativity in Leadership and Organizations, Design Thinking and Fashion Diffusion

Justin O'Pella
BA, University of Scranton 2008
MBA, Philadelphia University 2012
Assistant Dean for Academic Administration
Program Drector, Online Innovation MBA
Phone: 215-951-2951
Email: opellaj@philau.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Data Analysis, Applied Math


Raymond R. Poteau, CPA
Nancy Beacham Term Chair
CPA, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania;
MBA, George Washington University;
BBA, Temple University.
Professor of Accounting; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2811
E-mail: PoteauR@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Accounting for Business Combinations, Accounting for Foreign Operations, Auditing Standards, State and Local Government Accounting.


Cathy A. Rusinko, Ph.D.
PhD, MA, BS, BA, Pennsylvania State University.
Professor of Management; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2679
E-mail: RusinkoC@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Sustainability in Corporations & Higher Education, Technology & Innovation Management, Organizational Change

Philip Russel

Philip Russel, Ph.D.
PhD, University of Massachusetts;
MBA, Morgan State University;
BCom, MA University of Delhi, India.
Dean of Graduate Education
Professor of Finance
Program Director, Undergraduate Program for Marketing, Finance, accounting, Management, International Business
Phone: 215-951-2814
E-mail: RusselP@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Corporate Bankruptcy and Mutual Funds.



Lloyd C. Russow, Ph.D.
PhD, MBA, Georgia State University;
BA, New York University.
Professor of International Business and Marketing
Phone: 215-951-2819
E-mail: RussowL@PhilaU.edu
Web site: Everything International
Professional/Research Interests: Foreign Market Assessment And Identification, Market Entry Strategies, Economic Development


James N. Solano, CPA
CPA, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania;
MBA, MS, BS, Temple University.
Associate Professor of Accounting
Phone: 215-951-2826
E-mail: SolanoJ@PhilaU.edu 
Professional/Research Interests: Federal Taxes, Professional Athlete Contract Negotiations


Irina Stoyneva, Ph.D.
PhD, Drexel University;
MBA, Eastern Illinois University;
MSc, BSc, UNWE Sofia, Bulgaria.
Assistant Professor of Management; iMBA program
Phone: 215-951-2818

E-mail: StoynevaI@Philau.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Innovation and Technology; Risky Decision Making; Strategy process; Strategic initiatives; Organizational change


Mark Sunderland
Robert J. Reichlin High Performance Apparel Chair
MS,Textile Engineering, Philadelphia University
BA, Textile Marketing and Management/Textile and Apparel Technology, Philadelphia University
Director-M.S. Global Fashion Enterprise
Director-B.S. Textile Material Technology
E-mail: sunderlandm@philau.edu
Professional/Research Interests: advanced engineered textiles, sports and performance materials, global fashion/apparel sourcing, fashion immersion and supply chain, technical apparel, e-textiles and wearable electronics/sensors, product development and trans-disciplinary industry projects.


Les M. Sztandera, Ph.D.
PhD, University of Toledo;
MS, University of Missouri;
Diploma, Cambridge University.
Professor of Computer Information Systems; iMBA program
Ph: 215-951-5356
E-mail: SztanderaL@PhilaU.edu
Web Site: Sztandera
Professional/Research Interests: computational intelligence


Nioka Wyatt
MBA, University of Phoenix;
BS, Philadelphia University.
Associate Professor
Interim Director, Fashion Merchandising and Management Program
Ph: 215-951-5377
E-mail: WyattN@PhilaU.edu
Professional/Research Interests: Production Strategies, Retailing, & Social Innovation


Thomas Baselice

Assistant Professor, iMBA program

M.B.A. St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA, 1999

Stuart L. Borowsky, CPA

Associate Professor of Accounting

CPA, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; MBA, BS, Drexel University.


Edward Bradley

Assistant Professor, Tax

M.S.T. Widener University, 1983; BScBA, Temple University, 1967


Thomas Brinker

Assistant Professor, Tax


Lina Castro

Assistant Professor, Global Fashion Enterprise

M.S. Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Fashion, 2011


Amy Copeland

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management, Global Fashion Enterprise

B.S. Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, August, 1994


Tod Cox

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management

B.S. Philadelphia University, 1985; Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, PA, Post-Baccalaureate Teaching Certification, Chemistry 7-12, 2011


John Derderian

Assistant Professor, IMBA

M.B.A. LaSalle University, Philadelphia, 1999;  BScBA Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, Pa, Business Administration (Economics minor), 1990


Angela Eusden

Assistant Professor, Accounting

M.S. Lebow College of Business, Drexel University, 2011; M.B.A. Widener University, 2003; B.A. Widener University, 2002


Ilene Fink

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management

MBA Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 2000; BS, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 1994


Scott Fishman

Assistant Professor, iMBA program, Marketing

M.A. University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, MA Advertising, 1979; B.A. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa, English, 1976


Seth Freedman

Assistant Professor, Finance

M.S.  Harvard University, School of Public Health, 1994; B.A. Oberlin College, Mathematics & Philosophy, 1990


Benjamin Freeman

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management

B.Sc.  Penn State University, Marketing (Psychology minor), 1961


Joseph Fritz

Assistant Professor, Business Law, iMBA program

J.D. Western New England School of Law, Springfield, MA, Law, 1984; M.A. University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 2000; B.A. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 1981


Elizabeth Gilbert

Assistant Professor, Statistics


David Gingras

Assistant Professor, Management

M.B.A. University of Pennsylvania; Wharton Graduate School, Philadelphia, PA,  Entrepreneurial Management,  1976; M.S. Wharton Graduate School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA,  Accounting,  1975;  M.A. Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA, Education,  1973; B.S.   Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, Marketing, 1969


Steven Grazio

Assistant Professor, IMBA

M.B.A. Pennsylvania State University, 1996; B.A.  La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA, English Literature, 1990


Jerry Gross

Assistant Professor, Finance

American College, Chartered Financial Consultant 1987; B.S.  Accounting, LaSalle University, 1979; MBA, Administration, LaSalle University, 1982


James Gutman

Assistant Professor, Global Fashion Enterprise

M.A.  Harvard University, Cambridge MA, Education, 1970;   A.B. Yale University, New Haven CT, American Studies, 1968


Michael Hagy

Assistant Professor, iMBA program, Management, Marketing

M.S. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, Systems Management, 1984;   M.S. United States Naval War College - College of Command and Staff,  Newport, Rhode Island,  International Relations, 1983;  B.S.  United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, Engineering (Naval Architecture minor), 1971


Joseph Hollander

Assistant Professor, Global Fashion Enterprise, Fashion Management

B.S. N.Y.U., New York, NY, Business Administration, 1979


Serkan Kalman

Assistant Professor, Economics, Statistics

M.S. Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, 2003;  B.S.  Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna, Austria, Business Administration, 1998


Jayant Lal

Assistant Professor, Statistics

Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, 1972


Mark Lane

Assistant Professor, Finance

M.B.A. Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, Management, 1988;  B.S.B.A. Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey, Accounting, 1976


David Loranger

M.P.S Fashion Institute of Technology, 2010; B.B.A. Western Connecticut State University, 1994

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management


Peter Maher

Assistant Professor, Finance

M.B.A. St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA,  Finance,  2002;  B.A. St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia,  PA,  Finance (German minor),  1996


Michael Martorelli

Assistant Professor, Finance, IMBA

M.A.  American Military University, Charles Town, WV, History, 2011; M.B.A.   Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, Finance, 1979; BScBA Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, Finance, 1972


Hugh McGinn

Assistant Professor, Global Fashion Enterprise

Herriot Watt University/Scottish College of Textiles, Galashiels, Scotland


Anton Menninger

Assistant Professor, Statistics

M.S., Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg, Mathematics, 1996


William Nealon

Professor, Management, Management

M.P.A.  American University, Washington, DC, Public Administration, 1977;  B.A. University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, Political Science, 1973


Justin O’Pella

Assistant Professor, Statistics, IMBF

M.B.A.  Philadelphia University, 2012; B.A. University of Scranton, Communication, 2008


Charles Ott

Assistant Professor, Tax

M.B.A. University of Phoenix, Accounting, 2006


Louis Padulo

Assistant Professor, IMBA, Marketing

Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, 1966; M.S.E.E. Stanford University, Palo Alto CA,  EE (Design minor), 1962;  B.S. Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ,  EE (Math minor), 1959


Robert Padulo

Assistant Professor, IMBA, Marketing

Ph.D.  Oxford University, Balliol College, Oxford, England, UK, (strategy marketing, finance minor), 2001;  B.A. Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, USA, Philosophy (cognitive science minor), 1990


Caitlin Quirk

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management, Global Fashion Enterprise


Colleen Scott

Assistant Professor, Economics

M.A. Eastern Michigan University,  Ypsilanti, Michigan,  Economics,  1995;  B.Sc. University of Oregon,  Eugene, Oregon,  Economics,  1991


Carl Shultz

Assistant Professor, IMBA

MBA, Finance and Accounting, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 1973;  BS Accounting, LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA 1969


Charles Shuman

Assistant Professor, Statistics

M.S.E.E. University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, Applied Mathematics (Computer Science Minor), 1984;  M.S.E.E. University of Pennsylvania, Computer Science (Information Science minor), 1984


Josephine Baratta-Sims

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management, Global Fashion Enterprise

B.A. Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA, Fashion Design, 1985


Robert Solomon

Assistant Professor, IMBA

Masters Computer Science, JD Temple University; B.A. Economics, Temple University


Thomas Strickland

Assistant Professor, Marketing

M.B.A. Pennsylvania State University, Great Valley, Pennsylvania,  General Business Administration (Information Technology minor),  2001;  M.S  University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,  Organizational Dynamics,  2006;  M.A. Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, Liberal Studies, 1995;  B.S. La Salle University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Business Administration (Economics minor), 1968


Mark Sunderland

Assistant Professor, Global Fashion Enterprise

B.A., Philadelphia University, 1984


Eric Tenbroeck

Assistant Professor, Tax


Joseph Wehr

Assistant Professor, Management

M.B.A. Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, Finance, 1985; B.B.A. Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, Accounting, 1979


Elizabeth Wellington

Assistant Professor, Fashion Management

B.A., New York University, Journalism, 1995


Frederick Wojcik

Assistant Professor, IMBF

M.B.A. Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, Taxation, 1991; B.S. St. Joseph University, Philadelphia, PA, Accounting


Cynthia Wollman

Assistant Professor, IMBA

M.B.A. Philadelphia University,  Philadelphia, PA,  Masters Business Administration,  2002;  B.S. Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA, Business Administration (Economics minor), 1985