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Faculty

Permanent Faculty

Peter C. Alexanderson Alexander Núñez-Torres
Shirley D. Bishop Nikolaos Papanikolaou
Chanil Boo Rossen Petkov
José J. Cao Alvira Ada Rodriguez
Jaspal Chatha Mary Rogan
Amod Choudhary Lisa Rosh
John Cirace Marshall Ross
Juan J. DelaCruz Deborah Sanders
Oscar Fisch Chanoch Shreiber
Mine Aysen Doyran Sean Stein Smith
Vassilios Gargalas Linda Tauber
Mario Gonzalez-Corzo
Susan A. Honig
Dene Hurley
Richard Lahijani
Fowler (Tony) Murrell


Adjunct/Substitute Faculty

Sharon Aarons Abdul-Malik Mohammed
Jean-Paul Adjarabe Arman Nikman
Richard T. Anderson Laurence O'Connell
Alexander K. Buchholz Babajide Ojo-Carons
Parmanamd Dass Deborah M. Rhem-Jackson
Carlos G. Elias Robert Rodriguez
Tara J. Foley Louis Joseph Rondinella
John Dennis Fuller Donald Sutherland
Ernest Gary Louis R. Terrero
Frederick W. Gerkens Patrick Joseph Tormey
Tzuhao Huang Robert C. Utzinger
Robert Irving James D. Walker
Lateef Jimoh Hsien-Tseng Wang
Claude Joseph
Anne Kaplan
Masele Maliba Kibassa
Vincent F. Maher
Polo D. Merguzhis


Permanent Faculty

Peter C. Alexanderson

Peter C. AlexandersonOffice: Carman Hall, Room 366
Office Hours: M/W 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8461
E-mail: pcacpa@comcast.net
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
J.D., Albany Law School
M.S., B.A. State Univ. of New York at Albany
CPA, New York

Peter has practiced law and tax accounting for over 30 years. His first professional association was with Ernst and Whinney, now Ernst and Young, where he worked as a tax accountant in the NYC, then later the Stamford, CT offices. He has significant experience in residential and commercial real estate. He is a member of the NYS Bar Association. Previously, Peter was a professor at Western Connecticut State University where he taught accounting and business law. Currently, Peter serves on the Board of the Putnam/Dutchess United Cerebral Palsy Association and has been a board member for over ten years. Peter resides with his wife, Robin, in Brewster, NY and in his spare time he likes to boat on the Hudson River, play tennis in the summer, and snow board in the winter.

Shirley D. Bishop

Shirley D. BishopOffice: Carman Hall, Room 366
Office Hours: M/W 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8461
E-mail: shirley.bishop@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
D.B.A. in progress, HR Management Concentration
Executive MSILR, Baruch College, CUNY
SPHR, Certified Senior Professional in HR Management
B.B.A., Baruch College, CUNY
A.A.S., BMCC, CUNY

Professor Bishop teaches courses in HR Management, International HRM, Training and Development, Union-Employer Relations, Organizational Behavior, Managing Group and Interpersonal Dynamics, International Business Management and Business Ethics. Before teaching at Lehman, she taught similar courses at Baruch College that also included courses in the Fundamentals of Business Management and she guest lectured on Diversity Management and other topics.

Prior to teaching, Professor Bishop was a Senior Director of HR for two nonprofits. She also worked in the capacity of Labor Designee, Chief Privacy Officer and Director of Office Services for community-based organizations. Professor Bishop served as a Governing Board Member and Business Advisor for a start-up healthcare agency, was a Business Consultant for a start-up domestic violence care agency and was instrumental in the establishment of a carpet installation business. She was the Editor-in-Chief and published in four editions of The MSILR Link Alumni/Student Newsletter. Professor Bishop was inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma and Sigma Iota Epsilon honor societies. She is a longstanding member of SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management and serves as the Faculty Advisor for the Student Chapter of SHRM at Lehman College.

Chanil Boo

Chanil BooOffice: Carman Hall, Room 376
Office Hours: T/TH 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8500
E-mail: chanil.boo@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.S., State University of New York at Buffalo
B.A., Seoul National University, South Korea

Chanil Boo focuses on the empirical application of competitive strategy, retail and mobile industry, multi-channel strategy, and mergers or acquisitions. His research further spans compensation, institutional ownership, sports marketing, and academic research productivity.

José J. Cao Alvira

Jose J. Cao AlviraOffice: Carman Hall, Room 363B
Office Hours: T 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8598
E-mail: jose.caoalvira@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., Cornell University
M.A., Cornell University
B.A., University of Puerto Rico

Professor José J. Cao Alvira was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. In August 2006, he obtained a Ph.D. in Economics from Cornell University under the supervision of professors Yi Wen, Tao Zhu and Karl Shell. Previous to his doctoral degree, he studied at University of Puerto Rico, University of Barcelona, University of Texas at Austin, University of Vienna, and Harvard University. Currently he is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics and Business at Lehman College, where he lectures on Corporate Finance, Investments and Microeconomics. His research interests are in financial econometrics, numerical methods, and banking in developing countries. Previous to joining Lehman College, he was an Associate Professor of Finance at the Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Puerto Rico, where he held several administrative positions, including Chair of the Graduate School. He is a 2016-17 Fulbright U.S. Scholar and a CUNY Graduate Center ACR Fellow. He has served as a visiting professor at several academic research centers and as an economic and financial adviser to numerous public and private enterprises.

Jaspal Chatha

Jaspal ChathaOffice: Carman Hall, Room 366
Office Hours: M 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM; T/TH 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8461
E-mail: jaspal.chatha@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., New School for Social Research
M.A., B.S., Louisiana State Univ.

Dr. Chatha is an Assistant Professor of Economics and teaches Macroeconomics and International Economics. Prior to Lehman College he taught at Brooklyn College and Ripon College in Wisconsin. Dr Chatha also held a post doctoral fellowship under Professor R. Heilbroner which was funded by Sloan Foundation. At Lehman he teaches macroeconomics and international economics. His research interests are in global political economy and economic development. Publications

Amod Choudhary

Amod ChoudharyOffice: Carman Hall, Room 383
Office Hours: M/W 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8384
E-mail: amod.choudhary@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
J.D., State Univ. of New York at Buffalo
M.B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.
B.E., State Univ. of New York at Stony Brook

Professor Choudhary has taught Introduction to Management, Strategic Management, Seminar in Strategic Management, Introduction to Microeconomics, and Principles of Finance courses at Lehman College.

Prior to being an educator he was an engineer and lawyer. Professor Choudhary's research interests are strategic management, leadership, innovation and finance. His guiding philosophy in terms of teaching is to ensure that students are engaged and master the concepts taught in his courses. He engages students by discussing current events as they relate to the course topics and brings out students' viewpoints during class lectures. He also advises student clubs and participates in various Lehman College committees.

Finally, few years ago he started a bi-annual program to visit the New York Stock Exchange for students taking courses in the department. Publications

John Cirace

John CiraceOffice: Carman Hall, Room 374
Office Hours: M/W 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Phone: 718-960-8388
E-mail: john.cirace@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., Columbia Univ.
J.D., Stanford Univ.
B.A., Harvard Univ.

Professor Cirace is currently teaching Business Law I, Business Law II, and Commercial Transactions. He has also taught Introduction to Macroeconomics, Introduction to Microeconomics, Economic Statistics, and Industrial Organization. Professor Cirace has published 18 articles, the most recent of which is, When are Law and Economics Isomoporhic (2009), 39 Golden Gate University Law Review, 183-220. Outside of work, Professor Cirace likes to swim, work out with weights, walk, read nonfiction, and go to movies and museums. Publications

Juan J. DelaCruz

Office: Carman Hall, Room 379
Office Hours: M/W 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8159
E-mail: juan.delacruz2@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., M.A., M.Phil., New School of Social Research
B.A., National Autonomous University of Mexico

Dr. DelaCruz is an Associate Professor of Economics and Business at Lehman College. Dr. DelaCruz has concentrated his research in the area of health economics with an emphasis on HIV/AIDS and its effects on human capital. Dr. DelaCruz is currently developing a new focus for his scholarly expertise in the field of human resource management. Publications

Mine Aysen Doyran

Mine Aysen DoyranOffice: Carman Hall, CA 378
Office Hours: T/TH 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8386
E-mail: Mine.Doyran@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees: Ph.D., State University of New York (SUNY), Albany B.A., Bogazici University, Turkey

Dr. Mine Aysen Doyran is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics and Business at Lehman College, City University of New York (CUNY), in Bronx, New York, since Fall 2011. Dr. Doyran teaches primarily business and management classes. Her research focus has been in the areas of political economy, international business and management. More specifically, her research has examined financial crises and their impact. Dr. Doyran is currently exploring the changing role of the state in economic and development policy in the aftermath of financial crisis in Latin America and the Eurozone. In the past year, her research interest has broadened to include topics relating to the business and economics of garment industry. This serves as a platform for further research, namely how particular industries (or sectors) contribute to, or detract from, industrial transformation in developing countries. Prior to joining Lehman, Dr. Doyran worked with the New York State's DCJS, Bureau of Program and Policy Analysis as a research assisstant. She is currently a member of Latin American Studies Association (LASA), American Society of Hispanic Economists (ASHE), and Eastern Economic Association (EEA). Publications

Oscar Fisch

Office: Carman Hall, Room 378
Phone: 718-960-8386
E-mail: oscar.fisch@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., Univ. of California, Berkeley
M.C.P., Harvard Univ.
B.A., M.A., Univ. of Buenos Aires
Publications

Vassilios Gargalas

Vassilios GargalasOffice: Carman Hall, Room 382
Office Hours: TH 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8507
E-mail: vassilios.gargalas@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., M.Phil., New York Univ.
B.Sc., Athens Univ., Greece

Dr. Vassilios N. Gargalas is currently Associate Professor of Finance at Herbert H. Lehman College in New York. He has previously served on the faculties of New York University, Fordham University, University of Bridgeport, Western Connecticut State University, Touro College, as well as other institutions in the United Stated and Europe. Dr. Gargalas teaches courses in corporate finance, investments, international finance, and financial institutions. His primary areas of research and publication have been related to corporate finance and financial institutions. He has consulted with a number of financial institutions including Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Aetolian Capital, etc. Publications

Mario Gonzalez-Corzo

Mario Gonzalez-CorzoOffice: Carman Hall, Room 382
Office Hours: M 5:00 - 6:00 PM & W by appointment only
Phone: 718-960-8507
E-mail: mario.gonzalez-corzo@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:

Ph.D., Rutgers University
M.A., Rutgers University
B.A., Rutgers University

Dr. Mario A. González-Corzo is Associate Professor at the Department of Economics and Business at Lehman College of The City University of New York (CUNY), where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in economics and finance.

His research interests and areas of specialization include Cuba's post-Soviet economic transformations, with a particular emphasis on agricultural reforms, and the changing role of employment and wages in Cuba's emerging non-State sector.

His research interests and areas of specialization include post-socialist economic reforms in transition economies, with a particular emphasis on Cuba, and financial asset ownership and financial sector participation among Hispanics in the U.S.

Dr. González-Corzo is a Faculty Fellow at the Bildner Center for Western Hemisphere Studies at The Graduate Center (CUNY), and a Research Associate at the Cuba Transition Project in the Institute of Cuban and Cuban-American Studies (ICCAS) at the University of Miami (FL). He is also a Contributing Editor for the section on Cuban political economy and economics of the Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS) published by the Library of Congress.

Prior to joining the faculty at Lehman College, CUNY, Dr. González-Corzo provided consulting, strategic, and investment advice to global banks and insurance companies in the US, Europe, and Latin America, and has worked with institutional clients to manage their risk exposure in Latin America and other emerging markets through¬out the world. His long career in the financial services industry includes senior roles and functions at major firms such as: Price Waterhouse Coopers, L.L.P., and JP Morgan Chase.

Susan A. Honig

Susan A. HonigOffice: Carman Hall, Room 370
Office Hours: M/W 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
Phone: 718-960-8389
E-mail: honigtax@aol.com
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
M.S., Pace Univ.
CPA, New York
B.S., B.A., Lehman Coll., City Univ. of New York

Worked at the big four accounting firm Deloitte and Touche, project manager at Bloomingdales and Vice President of Bankers Trust Company. Previously involved extensively in computerizing accounting system, developing internal controls and accounting procedures in those companies. Expertise in all tax matters and have over 25 years of experience in the field of accounting and taxation. Memberships in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and NYS Society of CPA’s. Interests in tennis and theater. Published articles concerning both tax and computer matters in The CPA Journal and Journal of Tax Strategies.

Dene Hurley

Dene HurleyOffice: Carman Hall, Room 370
Office Hours: By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8377
E-mail: dene.hurley@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., Northeastern Univ.
MSc., Univ. of Bath, Bath, U.K.
BSc., The City Univ., London, U.K.

Dr. Dene Hurley earned a Ph.D. in Economics from Northeastern University. She also holds a Master's Degree in Development Studies from University Of Bath, U.K. and received her B.Sc. in Economics (with honors) from The City University in London, U.K. Dr. Hurley is currently an Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics and Business at Lehman College-CUNY, where she teaches mainly statistics and economic courses. While Dr. Dene Hurley's primary research focus is on international finance and trade issues in Asia, her research interests include issues relating to gender management and Hispanics and minorities in the U.S. Her current research analyzes trade and exchange rate issues between East Asian nations and U.S. She has published in peer-reviewed journals, which include Applied Economics, Global Economic Review and Gender in Management. Prior to joining Lehman College, Dr. Hurley was the Director of Maritime Research at the New York-based Port Import/Export Reporting Service (PIERS), a division of the Journal of Commerce which was then a unit of The Economist Group of London. Hurley's previous work experience includes roles as an economist with The Cadmus Group, Inc., a consulting firm in Waltham, Massachusetts, and for the Ministry of Finance in the Seychelles. Dr. Hurley is a member of the American Economic Association, Eastern Economic Association and New York Economic Association. Publications

Richard Lahijani

Richard LahijaniOffice: Carman Hall, Room 374
Office Hours: M/W: 3:45-4:45 PM
Phone: 718-960-8388
E-mail: richard.lahijani@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
CPA, CGMA, MST Baruch Coll., City Univ. of New York
B.A., Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York

Rich practiced Real Estate and Partnership taxation for over 15 years. He has extensive experience delivering tax consulting services to REIT and private equity clients as well as assisting in annual and quarterly REIT reviews. Rich has taught various accounting and taxation courses throughout his teaching career. He has a passion for helping students achieve their full potential and delivering career guidance and job interview skills.

Fowler (Tony) Murrell

Fowler (Tony) MurrellOffice: Carman Hall, Room 374
Office Hours: M-TH 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8388
E-mail: fowler.murrell@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
M.B.A., Univ. of Phoenix
CPA, New York
B.S., Lehman Coll., City Univ. of New York

Professor Murrell’s professional experience includes working as a Senior Auditor for Deloitte LLP, an international accounting and consulting firm. After leaving Deloitte, he worked for many Fortune 100 companies as well as small to medium sized firms. He has been teaching accounting and other courses at Lehman since 1985. He is a member of the America Institute of Certified Public Accountants. His non-academic interests are travelling, photography and music.

Alexander Núñez-Torres

Alexander Núñez-TorresOffice: Carman Hall, Room 368
Office Hours: T/TH 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8297
E-mail: alexander.nuneztorres@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
B.S., Santo Domingo Institute of Technology (INTEC), Dominican Republic

Alexander Núñez-Torres was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He obtained a Ph.D. in Finance from University of Puerto Rico. He has worked on research related to mortgages, banking system and the persistence of profitability in corporations. His research interest are risk assessment and bank analysis, corporate finance, public policy and behavioral finance. He has worked in research projects with colleagues from different schools such as, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University, Business and Marketing International School at Sergio Arboleda Unviersity, and the Business School at Santo Domingo Institute of Technology. His research, discussion and interests led him to participate in international conferences such as Financial Management Association (FMA), Southern Finance Association (SFA), The Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS) and The Latin American Council of Management Schools (CLADEA). Some of his non-academic interests and hobbies are traveling, attending theater and music.

Nikolaos Papanikolaou

Nikolaos PapanikolaouOffice: Carman Hall, Room 368
Office Hours: By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8297
E-mail: nikolaos.papanikolaou@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., New School for Social Research
M.Phil., New School for Social Research
M.A., City College, City Univ. of New York
B.S., Salem State College

Dr. Papanikolaou received his Ph.D. in economics from the New School for Social Research in NYC. His area of concentration is in econometrics, macro-econometrics, statistics, interdisciplinary field of econophysics (non-parametric and stochastic approaches to the statistical size distributions of income) and business cycles. Dr. Papanikolaou has taught courses in econometrics, statistics, bio-statistics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, international trade and finance and the history of economic thought.

Before joining the Department of Economics and Business at Lehman College, Dr. Papanikolaou was a research assistant at the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis at The New School where he worked on the Standard of Living Project, analyzing trends in income (personal, household and family) over time within the context of economic growth, employment, and income inequality over the past five decades in the United States. Prior to that, he was a research assistant at The Research Foundation of the City University of New York, analyzing macroeconomic data, including income distribution and inequality, unemployment, savings, investment, national debt, monetary, fiscal and tax policy initiatives. Publications

Rossen Petkov

Rossen PetkovOffice: Carman Hall, Room 378
Office Hours: T/TH 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8386
E-mail: rossen.petkov@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., Univ. of National and World Economy, Bulgaria; CPA, IL, NY; M.P.A., Univ. of Texas at Austin; B.A., Univ. of Rochester

Prior to joining the Lehman faculty, Dr. Petkov worked as an auditor at KPMG for almost five years. He has been involved in quarter, year-end audits, and SOX engagements for major U.S. and foreign, public and private companies. His main areas of expertise are in oil and gas, service and manufacturing and retail. Dr. Petkov's research interests are in accounting and valuation for internally generated intangible assets, specifically intellectual capital. He is licensed as a CPA in New York State and also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Publications

Ada Rodriguez

Office: Carman Hall, Room 379
Office Hours: By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8159
E-mail: ada.rodriguez@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
M.B.A., Columbia Univ.
CPA, Illinois
BA, Lehman Coll., CUNY

Mary Rogan

Mary RoganOffice: Carman Hall, Room 266
Office Hours: T/TH 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM & 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Phone: 718-960-8917
E-mail: mary.rogan@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
J.D., Antioch School of Law
B.S., Lehman College, CUNY B.A. Program

Admitted to practice law in New York and Vermont and before the United States Supreme Court.

Professor Rogan has taught at all levels of higher education since earning her law degree. She initially taught Legal Research and Writing at Hofstra Law School and Vermont Law School and has taught undergraduate courses at Empire State College, Johnson State College, Vermont Community College, and Bronx Community College, where she taught in the Business Department Paralegal Program. Her legal practice has been in the areas of higher education, immigration, family and criminal defense. Professor Rogan has served as the legal counsel and labor designee at both Lehman College and Bronx Community College.

Lisa Rosh

Lisa RoshOffice: Carman Hall, Room 376
Office Hours: M/W 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8387
E-mail: lisa.rosh@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
Ph.D., Yale University
Ed.M., Harvard University
B.A., Wellesley College

Lisa Rosh has held academic positions at The New School, Yeshiva University, George Washington University and Singapore Management University. At these universities, she developed and taught courses on the undergraduate, graduate, and executive level in Management, Human Resources, Research Methods, and Organizational Behavior. Her research interests include inter- and intra-group relational processes and their related structures, as well as innovative formal developmental relationships and their use in developing leadership and managerial competencies. Her work appears in Human Resource Management Review, Journal of Management Education, Organization Management Journal, and Harvard Business Review. She has presented her work at numerous national and international conferences including the Academy of Management, American Psychological Association, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, and the Organizational Behavior Teaching Society. Her research has been cited and featured in the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Você S/A, The Hindu, HBRIdeaCast, and Today.

Marshall Ross

Office: Carman Hall, Room 368
Phone: 718-960-8296
E-mail: marshall.ross@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
M.B.A., Long Island Univ.

Deborah Sanders

Deborah SandersOffice: Carman Hall, Room 383
Office Hours: T/TH 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM & By Appointment
Phone: 718-960-8384
E-mail: deborah.sanders@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
M.B.A., Columbia Univ.
B.S., Univ. of Delaware

Professional interests include business management, marketing research, consumer behavior and Global marketing. Her research interests include ‘positive’ marketing and the effects of mass advertising and beauty ideals on body self-image. Before coming to Lehman College, Deborah served as Executive Director of The Harlem Venture Group (HVG), a not-for-profit organization that she co-founded in 1996. HVG provided training and micro-financing services for hundreds of aspiring entrepreneurs and received several community service awards for its dedication to economic development in low-income communities. Prior to HVG, Deborah held several positions at the Du Pont Company over a period of 12 years. Starting out in industrial plant engineering at a nuclear energy facility and moving into other areas of the company including medical products, she developed a wide range of skills in specialized areas. She is active in her community, has served on many not-for-profit boards including the board of The Columbia Business School Alumni Club of New York where she has worked on several committees. Her hobbies include boating and exercising. She lives with her family in Harlem, NY.

Chanoch Shreiber

Office: Carman Hall, Room 372
Office Hours: T/TH 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Phone: 718-960-8598
E-mail: chanoch.shreiber1@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
PhD, Columbia Univ.
LLM, Columbia Univ.
LLB, Hebrew Univ., Israel

Sean Stein Smith

Sean Stein SmithOffice: Carman Hall, Room 266
Office Hours: M/W 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM and by appointment
Phone: 718-960-8917
E-mail: sean.steinsmith@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
D.B.A., Capella Univ.
M.B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.
M.S., Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.
B.S., Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.
CPA - NJ
CGMA, CMA, CFE

Dr. Stein Smith is an Assistant Professor in the Business and Economics department. Before transitioning to academia full time, beginning with his appointment to a faculty position at Rutgers University, he worked in several corporate financial planning and accounting roles in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. Dr. Stein Smith is actively engaged in the accounting community, having been awarded the NJCPA 30 under 30 in 2015, the Institute of Management Accountants Young Professional of the Year Award in 2016, and currently serves on the Fairleigh Dickinson University Alumni Association Board of Governors. Sean is also a member of the 2017 Class of the AICPA Leadership Academy.

His research interests and areas of expertise include integrated financial reporting, non-financial reporting, and the intersection of technology, strategic planning, and accounting. Dr. Stein Smith is a contributor to Thrive Global, publishes a weekly column for Inc.com, and is a member of the NJCPA Content Advisory Board, where he is routinely featured in the state society magazine. As a member of the AICPA Financial Literacy Commission, he has been quoted, interviewed, and recorded in numerous regional and national publications on personal finance issues. Publication summary.

Linda Tauber

faisonOffice: Carman Hall, Room 370
Office Hours: M/W 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Phone: 718-960-8389
E-mail: linda.tauber@lehman.cuny.edu
Degrees and Sources of Degrees:
MBA, Baruch Coll., CUNY
CPA, Texas
BA, New York Univ.
Before embarking on a career in accounting, Prof. Tauber attended graduate school at Manhattan School of Music. She worked as a professional free-lance flutist and flute teacher in the NY Metropolitan area, before becoming a member of the Shreveport Symphony. Prof. Tauber continued her education at LSU in accounting. She has worked in public accounting, at Superior Oil (Mobil Oil), and Tenneco (in internal auditing). While working in Houston, Prof. Tauber became a CPA in Texas. Prof. Tauber has been teaching in CUNY since 1982. Prof. Tauber is the Director of the M.S. program in Accounting at Lehman College.


Adjunct/Substitute Faculty

Sharon Aarons

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: sharon.aarons@lehman.cuny.edu

Jean-Paul Adjarabe

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: jean-paul.adjarabe@lehman.cuny.edu

Richard T. Anderson

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mailrichard.anderson@lehman.cuny.edu

Alexander K. Buchholz

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: alexander.buchholz@lehman.cuny.edu

Parmanamd Dass

Office:Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: parmanamd.dass@lehman.cuny.edu

Carlos G. Elias

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: carlos.elias1@lehman.cuny.edu

Tara J. Foley

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: tara.foley1@lehman.cuny.edu

John Dennis Fuller

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: john.fuller@lehman.cuny.edu

Ernest Gary

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: ernest.gary2@gmail.com

Frederick W. Gerkens III

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: frederick.gerkens@lehman.cuny.edu

Tzuhao Huang

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: t1025393@ms25.hinet.net

Robert Irving

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail:rjil4@columbia.edu

Lateef Jimoh

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: lateef.jimoh2000@gmail.com

Claude Joseph

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: claude.joseph@lehman.cuny.edu

Anne Kaplan

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: anne.kaplan@lehman.cuny.edu

Masele Maliba Kibassa

Office Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: masele.kibassa@lehman.cuny.edu

Vincent F. Maher

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: vincent.maher@lehman.cuny.edu

Polo D. Merguzhis

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: polo.merguzhis@lehman.cuny.edu

Abdul-Malik Mohammed

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: abdulmalik.mohammed@lehman.cuny.edu

Arman Nikman

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: arman.nikman@lehman.cuny.edu

Laurence F. O’Connell

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: laurence.oconnell@lehman.cuny.edu

Babajide Ojo-Carons

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: babajide.ojo-carons@lehman.cuny.edu

Deborah M. Rhem-Jackson

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: deborah.rhemjackson@lehman.cuny.edu

Robert Rodríguez

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: robert.rodriguez2@lehman.cuny.edu

Louis Joseph Rondinella

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: lrondinella@aol.com

Don Sutherland

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: donald.sutherland@lehman.cuny.edu

Louis R. Terrero

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: louis.terrero@lehman.cuny.edu

Patrick Joseph Tormey

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: patrick.tormey@lehman.cuny.edu

Robert C. Utzinger

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: rcutzinger@gmail.com 

James D. Walker

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: james.walker@lehman.cuny.edu

Hsien-Tseng (Elvin) Wang

Office: Carman Hall, Room 321
E-mail: hsientseng.wang@lehman.cuny.edu