Dr. NJ Delener
Founding Dean of the School of Global Business
NJ Delener, Ph.D., is the Founding Dean of the School of Global Business. He is the founder and elected president of the Global Business and Technology Association and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Global Business and Technology. He has conducted numerous executive seminars in several countries, including Brazil, Czech Republic, England, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, and Turkey. He has also been a consultant to several companies, including Marriott Corporation, the Beaumont Organization, Ltd., and Ellington Duval Inc: Worldwide Marketing Group.
Delener has published 19 books and more than 100 articles in prestigious, refereed journals, including the Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Advertising Research, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Marketing Management, Journal of International Consumer Marketing, Journal of Marketing and Theory, Journal of Public Administration, Journal of Euromarketing, and The International Journal of Bank Marketing among others.
An honorary inductee of the Iota Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, Delener is the recipient of several awards and grants, including the Global Leadership Award, University Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship Award, the Administrative Outstanding Achievement Award, the National Service Award, and a research grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
Delener earned a Ph.D. from the Graduate Center at the City University of New York and an M.B.A. and Advanced Professional Certificates in Marketing and Strategic Planning from the Stern School of Business at New York University. He is a member of the American Marketing Association, the Academy of Marketing Science, the Northeast Business and Economics Association, the Academy of International Business, and the American Institute for Decision Sciences.
Prior to joining Arcadia University, Delener served as Dean of the School of Business at SUNY Old Westbury from August 2006 to December 2011. He served as the Director of International Business Studies starting in 1996 and as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs from 1997 to 2005 at the Tobin College of Business, St. John's University. He was also a visiting lecturer at Erasmus University in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Books Authored & Edited
- Service Science Research, Strategy and Innovation: Dynamic Knowledge Management Methods. IGI Global 2012. N. Delener.
- Generating Innovative Solutions to Recurring Problems in the Global Business Environment: A Multi-, Inter-, and Trans-Disciplinary Approach to Formulating and Maintaining a Competitive Organizational Edge. Omnipress, 2010. N. Delener, L. Fuxman, V. Lu, L. Rivera-Solis.
- Business Strategies and Technological Innovations for Sustainable Development: Creating Global Prosperity for Humanity. Omnipress, 2009. N. Delener, L. Fuxman, V. Lu, A. Putnova, L. Rivera-Solis.
Refereed Journal Articles
- “Current Trends in Global Tourism Industry: Evidence from the United States,” Public Administration Journal (RAP – Revista de Administracao Publica): Volume 44, Number 5 (2010): 1125-1137. N. Delener.
- “An Empirical Study of Consumer Behavior Patterns Among Filipino and Korean Americans in the United States,” Journal of Marketing Management, (Spring 2004): 30-44, F. Karakaya, N. Delener and Nora Ganim Barnes.
- “Chaos Theory: Marketing and Management Implications,” Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice, (2001): 66-75, N. Delener and N. Doherty.
- “An Ethical and Legal Synthesis of Dumping: Growing Concerns in International Marketing,” Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 17, Number 15 (November 1998): 1747-1753. N. Delener.
- “Assessing Cigarette Smoking Motives of Young Adolescents: Research and Health Perspectives,” The Journal of Smoking—Related Disorders, Volume 6, Number 2 (November 1995): 81-88. N. Delener.
- “Religious Contrasts in Consumer Decision Behaviour Patterns: Their Dimensions and Marketing Implications,” European Journal of Marketing, Volume 28, Number 5 (1994): 36–53. N. Delener.
- “Informational Sources and Media Usage: A Comparison Between Asian and Hispanic Subcultures,” Journal of Advertising Research, Volume 30, Number 3 (June/July 1990): 45–52, N. Delener and J. P. Neelankavil.