Leonora Fuxman, Ph.D.

Professor
Management
PhD, Operations Management, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton SchoolMA, Decision Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton SchoolBS, 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 25 years, I had been a faculty member in Management department, Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University. My research interests span areas of production and operations management, service management, quality, international business and entrepreneurship, as well as sustainability. 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 served as an Editor of the Global Business and Technology Association Reading Book for 10 years. I was a recipient of the Teacher of the Year award from Student Government. I also have been awarded an Outstanding Teaching Award from TCB for work and engagement on Staten Island campus. I am also a proud recipient of the the Outstanding Achievement Medal for dedicated years of service at St. John’s.

Teaching Interests

Operations Management; Decision Making; Leadership; Organizational Behavior; Service Management; Corporate Social Responsibility; Leadership

Research Interests

Service Industry including total quality management and sustainability; Flexible Manufacturing; International Business and Entrepreneurship

Courses Taught

MGT
2301
ADM & ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
MGT
3325
MANAGEMENT OF OPERATIONS
MGT
3331
LEADERSHIP:MGT OF HUMAN RESOUR
MGT
3337
CORP SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY