IONA

Bob Petrausch, EdD

Associate Professor
Department Chair

MS, Boston University
MA, Fordham University
MA, Columbia University
Office:  Murphy Center, 3rd Fl., Room 337
Phone: (914) 633-2470
Email: rpetrausch@iona.edu

Dr. Petrausch has held key positions in public relations and organizational communication with Shell Oil, General Electric, Sperry Corporation, GTE, and served as top communications executive for Uniroyal Chemical in Middlebury, CT. He has a broad background in speech writing, internal communications, media relations, program planning, organizational communication and learning, public relations management/training.

Current Research & Distinctions

  • Published in peer-reviewed journals and is co-author of Public Relations: A Primer for Business Executives. He provides consulting advice to executives from Fortune 1000 companies and non-profit organizations
  • Member of the Public Relations Society of America
  • Served as a board member of the Westchester-Fairfield Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America