Jeffrey W. Alstete, EdD


Iona College
Hagan School of Business
715 North Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10801-1890
Phone: (914) 633-2265

EdD, Seton Hall University

Dr. Jeffrey Alstete is a Professor in the Department of Management and Business Administration in the Hagan School of Business at Iona College, New Rochelle, New York. He is the author of five books and many journal articles related to business management, entrepreneurship, knowledge management, strategy, and higher education. Dr. Alstete writes articles for journals such as the Journal of Education for Business, Quality Assurance in Education, the International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organizations, the International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior and Research, the Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, Knowledge Management Research & Practice, Team Performance Management, and others. He also presents papers at academic conferences that are published in conference proceedings and writes book reviews for the Strategic Management Review, the Review of Higher Education, and other journals.

Dr. Alstete earned his doctorate from Seton Hall University, and holds an MBA and MS from Iona College, as well as a BS in Business Administration from St. Thomas Aquinas College. His areas of research interests include entrepreneurship, competitive benchmarking, knowledge management, faculty development, administration effectiveness, and organizational improvement. Dr. Alstete serves on the Editorial Review Board and is as an Editor for the Interdisciplinary Journal of Knowledge, Information, and Management (IJIKM) and is the Book Review Editor for Benchmarking: An International Journal. He also serves on the Editorial Review Boards of several other journals including the International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organizations, the Journal of Knowlede Management Practice, reviews papers for the Academy of Management, the International Business & Economy Conference, InSITE, and other scholary associations. Previously, Dr. Alstete was Associate Dean for nine years in the Hagan School of Business. Prior to that he was Director of Continuing Education at St. Thomas Aquinas College, where he created a variety of non-credit training programs on and off-campus for area corporations and health service providers. Other positions he has held include Assistant Dean for graduate programs at the Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University, Director of Recruitment and Academic Services at Iona College - Rockland Campus, Assistant to the Vice President of Commercial Mortgages at Valley National Bank, and Senior Tax Analyst at Property Evaluation Services, a commercial real estate consulting firm.

Selected Publications


Selected Journal Articles

Honors and Awards

  • Catherine McCabe Award for Innovation & Excellence in Teaching, Iona College, May 2014. This award is for a faculty member who has demonstrated exceptional teaching, recognized concern for students and colleagues and sensitivity to the mission of the College, and a commitment to high standards of professional and personal life.
  • International Golden Key Honor Society, inducted November 2011. Chosen by students to be an Honorary Member by both the executive board and general members. Golden Key is a prestigious group of students that includes the top fifteen percent of each graduating class.
  • 2009 CELTIC (Center for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching at Iona College) Faculty Instructional Technology Award (FITA) to select and implement an online virtual simulation/gaming package for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management courses.
  • Beta Gamma Sigma, 2004.  Inducted as a tenured faculty member into the Iona College Chapter of the honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International.
  • April 2002 - Most Outstanding Paper award for 2001 volume, Literati Awards for Excellence. For the article, Alternative Uses of Electronic Learning Systems for Enhancing Team Performance (2001) Team Performance Management, Vol.7 No. ¾, pp 48-52. 
  • ACHE (Association for Continuing Higher Education) Research Grant Award, 1995.  National research study for benchmarking of non-credit program administration.
  • Kappa Delta Pi, 1992.  Inducted by the Seton Hall University chapter into the International Honor Society in Education.
  • Phi Delta Kappa International, 1989.  Inducted as a graduate admissions administrator by the Iona College chapter into the Professional Educator’s Association.

Professional Association Memberships

  • Academy of Management
  • Association for the Study of Higher Education
  • Strategic Management Society