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Leonora Fuxman, Ph.D.

Professor
Management
PhD, Operations Management, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
MA, Decision Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
BS, Mathematics, Kiev State University
I earned a Ph.D. degree in Operations Management from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. I also hold an MA degree in Decision Sciences from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor degree in Mathematics from Kiev State University, Ukraine. For the past 21 years, I had been a faculty member in Management department, Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University in New York. My research interests span areas of production and operations management, service management, international business and entrepreneurship. I have numerous publications in pre-eminent peer-reviewed journals such as Production and Operations Management Journal, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Applied Business Research, International Journal of Commerce and Management, among others. I have published two book chapters in Service Science Research, Strategy, and Innovation: Dynamic Knowledge Management Methods book. Over the years, I had presented numerous research papers at National and International conferences. I serve as an Editor of the Global Business and Technology Association Reading Book published yearly. In 1996 I was a recipient of the Teacher of the Year award from Student Government. In 2014, I received an Outstanding Teaching Award from TCB for work and engagement on Staten Island campus. In 2012, I was also awarded the Outstanding Achievement Medal for her dedicated years of service at St. John’s.

Teaching Interests

Operations Management; Decision Making; Leadership; Organizational Behavior; Service Management

Research Interests

Service Industry, Flexible Manufacturing, International Business and Entrepreneurship

Courses Taught

MGT
2301
ADM & ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
MGT
3323
ORGANIZATIONAL DECISION MAKING
MGT
3325
MANAGEMENT OF OPERATIONS
MGT
3330
FOUNDATIONS OF PROJECT MANAGEM
MGT
4320
SERVICE QUALITY MANAGEMENT