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Fourteen Leading Scholars Join the Iona College Faculty

Iona College announces new full-time faculty joining the College this fall for the 2019-2020 academic year.

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – As Iona College continues in its commitment to attract and retain talented scholars and leaders in their fields, the School of Arts & Science Dean, Joseph Stabile, Ph.D., and the LaPenta School of Business Interim Dean, Richard Highfield, Ph.D., announced new full-time faculty joining the College this fall for the 2019-2020 academic year. Fourteen professors will be joining the ranks across the two schools.

Founded in 1940, Iona College is a master's-granting private, Catholic, coeducational institution of learning in the tradition of the Edmund Rice Christian Brothers. Iona's 45-acre campus is just 20 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. With a total enrollment of nearly 4,000 students and an alumni base of over 50,000 around the world, Iona is a diverse community of learners and scholars dedicated to academic excellence and the values of justice, peace and service. Iona is highly accredited, offering undergraduate degrees in liberal arts, science, and business administration, as well as Master of Arts, Master of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees and numerous advanced certificate programs. Iona’s LaPenta School of Business is accredited by AACSB International, a prestigious recognition awarded to just five percent of business schools worldwide. The Princeton Review recognized Iona’s on-campus MBA program as a “Best Business School for 2020.” Iona College also recently launched a new, fully online MBA program for even greater flexibility.