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Adjunct Faculty

Gabelli School of Business adjunct faculty are selected from the New York City professional community.

They not only represent high levels of achievement in their industries, but also have the unique gift of being able to pass on their knowledge to undergraduate and graduate students.

The table below offers a selection of our current adjunct faculty, who number close to 100 in total.


Accounting and Taxation

Michael Cohen Special Agent IRS
Avery Neumark Partner Marks Paneth LLP
Charlie DiBartolo Director of Budget Monroe College
Timothy P. Hedley PhD Partner KPMG, LLP
Sandra Sicilia Chief Audit Executive Jefferies Group, LLC

Communications and Media Management

Richard Bengloff Former President American Association of Independent Music
Steven D'Agustino Director of Online Learning Fordham University
Russell Fink Director of Programming SportsNet NY (SNY)
Bret Tesman Founder and Managing Director Blue Punch Media


Jayesh D. Bhansali Head of Global Derivatives and Quantitative Portfolio Management TIAA-CREF
Paul D. Bienstock Senior Investment Analyst/Portfolio Manager Bienstock Asset Management
Salvatore Bruno Chief Investment Officer IndexIQ
Giorgio DiGiorgio Professor of Monetary Theory and Policy LUISS University
Rui Dong Vice President Goldman Sachs
Christakis Droussiotis Managing Director, Head of Leveraged Finance, Private Equity and Structured Finance Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Tim Glauner Head of Capital Markets Americas Global Solution Consulting Finastra
Michael Gatto Partner
Advisory Board
Silver Point Capital
Gabelli Center for Global Security Analysis
Morton Glantz Principal Real Options Valuation
Udayan Gupta Co-Founder Books Beyond Boundaries
Gary S. Frey Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer Tricull Industries
Paul Johnson Managing Director Nicusa Investment Advisors
Thomas V. Kennedy Managing Partner Kennedy Moran Associates LLC
Robert L. Kissell President Kissell Research Group
Donald Krueger Chairman of the Advisory Board Talara Capital LLC
Peter Lasky Director and Founder Brecon Properties One Ltd.
Michael Manzo VP Import Business Operations The Winebow Group
Brian McCarthy Executive Vice President Samson Management
Rose McSween Senior Director of Development Fordham Gabelli School of Business
Lourenco Miranda Managing Director Société Générale Corporate and Investment Banking
Hans P. Nesvold Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer, and Head of Strategic Initiatives Silver Lane Advisors
Michael S. Pak Senior Vice President Trust Company of the West
Dan Ramsden Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Oberon Securities
Sergio Reda Acquisitions Cedar Realty Trust
Brian A. Rogers Interview and Communication Skills Coach, Author, and Professor The ROGERS group NYC
Ofelia B. Salgado Instructor Training The Street
Alberto Sanchez Senior Advisor for Financial Services and Latin America Centerbridge Partners LLP
Steven L. Schwartz CEO Criterion Management LLC
Louis O. Scott Officer Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Edward Talisse Chief Executive Officer Chelsea Global Advisors
Keith Weissman Director of Research Sibilla Capital Management
Jerome Wong President Real World Experts
Georgiy Zhikharev Global Head of Portfolio Construction J.P. Morgan Private Bank
Joseph Zirpolo Founder and CEO Oakwood Solutions, Inc.

Information Systems

Michael Brauman Director of Product Management ADP
John Campbell Data Modeling Analyst New York University
Dr. Linda P. Dowdell  Principal  Project Management Solutions, LLC
Dario Fofic VP, Business Intelligence Platform Manager JPMorgan Chase
Wael Hibri Senior Vice President, Shared Services Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Navin Manglani CEO and Founder Numberscape Consulting
Tim McManus Partner/Owner Greenwood Digital
Zixin Mao Assistant Director of Faculty Technology Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business
Kevin Muller Assistant Director, Software Strategy and Information Architecture Fordham University
Travis Petersen Data Scientist Major League Baseball
Jonathan Powers Director, Technology Operations Wolters Kluwer

Law and Ethics

Robert Brancatelli Founder Fordham Road Collaborative
Joel E. Davidson Litigator, Mediator, and Consultant Joel E. Davidson Legal & Consulting Services
Heather Spaide Attorney Independent Practice

Leading People and Organizations

Robert Cordova Owner Rob Cordova Consulting, LLC
Ira Feldman President and Senior Counsel Greentrack Strategies
Lillian Hunter Lovins President and Founder Natural Capitalism Solutions
Milton Sussberg President and Owner Sussberg & Co., Inc.


Heather Bergstein Head of E-Commerce Rémy Cointrea
Adam Gam US Chief Marketing Officer Perfect Corp
Greg P. Licciardi Principal Consultant WPP Group, LOOM Media
Linda Luca Executive Vice President McCann Erickson
Jo Ryan Global Manager of Client Engagement, Risk and Security Department Bloomberg LP
Claira Zambon-Versland Consultant CZV Consulting

Operations Management

James Minogue Former Superintendent Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Strategy and Statistics

Daniel Beatty Senior Vice President Marsh
Biswa Bhomick Associate Director, Higher Education Opportunity Program Fordham University
Robert Calamai Former Director of HR IBM Software Group
Tony Calenda Group Head Geller & Company
David Lodigiani Leader, Information Technology Business Office Willis Towers Watson
Matt Murphy Manager, Marketing Science Annalect
Vikas Ramachandra Data Science Consultant World Bank
Heng 'Alice' Xu Former Project Leader Boston Consulting Group