Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university of 11,000 students just 30 minutes from New York City that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). Our faculty are Fulbright Scholars, Emmy Award winners, successful entrepreneurs, groundbreaking scientists, pioneering educators, best-selling authors and C-suite business executives. They are contributing to significant advances in bio-medical engineering, researching new ways to bring technology into the classroom, leading disaster response and conflict resolution efforts across the globe and inspiring students to use their talents to serve the community. Hofstra offers more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine.
Professor of Computer Science
Krishnan Pillaipakkamnatt specializes in data mining, machine learning, and computational learning theory.
Algorithms Data Structures Discrete Mathematics Operating Systems Programming Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence
Dean, The Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science; Professor of Engineering
Sina Rabbany specializes in biosensors, cardiovascular dynamics, and cellular biomechanics
Cellular and Tissue Engineering Biomedical Engineering Bioengineering Biomechanics Stem Cell Biology
Professor of Finance
Hofstra University Director of the Center for International Financial Services and Markets
Corporate Finance Financial Institutions International Finance Capstone Course Financial Regulations Dodd Frank
Professor of Rhetoric & Public Advocacy
Dr. Robinson is an expert on effective public debate as well as health communication. She directs Hofstra's award-winning forensics team.
Public/Social Advocacy Rhetoric Health Communications Argumentation and Debate Intercultural Communication Public Speaking & Debate
Professor of Law
Professor Sample focuses on voting rights and constitutional issues
Administrative Law Judicial Elections Constitutional Law Voting Rights Policy Voting Rights The Supreme Court
Professor of Psychology
Professor of Psychology and Director of the Phobia & Trauma Clinic
Virtual Reality Exposure to treat PTSD, Fear of Flying, Public Speaking, and Other Phobias Substance Abuse Disorders Psychology Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Anxiety Disorders Emotional Aftermath of Traumatic Events
Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship / Executive Director, Online MBA Program
Kaushik Sengupta specializes in supply chain management analysis.
Auto Industry Strategy Project Management Distance Learning Operations Management Supply Chain Management Business Processes Quality Management High-tech Industry
Professor of Psychology; Director, M.A. Program in Industrial-Organizational Psychology
Expert in workplace issues and behavior, hiring practices, leadership development, human resource management
Sexual Harrassment in the Workplace Workplace Civility Human Resource Development Workplace Behavior Leadership Development Organizational Development Public Speaking Psychology Workplace Communication Office Politics Use of Social Media in Hiring
Professor of Teaching, Learning and Technology
Alan Singer specializes in social studies education and United States history.
Social Studies Education United States History History of Slavery Teaching race. ethnicity and class
Director of Labor Studies; Professor of Rhetoric and Public Advocacy
Dr. Trasciatti is the Director of Labor Studies. She also studies the role of public protest in social advocacy and building community.
Persuasion Women's Studies Public Space and Public Expression Triangle Shirt Factory Fire Public Protest Public Memory/Commemoration
Industry Experience (1)