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Joseph A. Cussen, CFC

Assistant Professor

Office: 6 President Street
Phone: (914) 633-2425

MA, Theology, St. John's University, 1961
BA, Spanish, Iona College, 1957

Br. Joseph A. Cussen has been a teacher at Iona College for almost 50 years.  Born in Bombay, India, Br. Cussen has also lived in Kentucky, Barranquilla, Colombia and Santiago, Chile. He joined the Christian Brothers in 1954 and began his pursuit of a career in teaching.

Br. Cussen has taught all ages of students having taught students at the primary, secondary, and collegiate levels.

Research Interests

Peninsular Literature, Latin American Literature, Latin American Culture and Spanish Culture.


Iona College, Br. Loftus Award, April 2014