Joseph A. Cussen, CFC

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Brother Joseph Cussen
6 President Street
(914) 633-2425 (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 University 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 has taught all ages of students at the primary, secondary, and collegiate levels. His research interests include Peninsular literature, Latin American literature, Latin American culture and Spanish culture.