Dr. Andrew J. Rosman Takes Helm of Silberman College of Business

Teaneck, NJ (July 1, 2014) Dr. Andrew J. Rosman has been named dean of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business, effective July 1, 2014. Dr. Rosman, formerly the dean of the College of Management at LIU Post, has distinguished himself as a professor, administrator and leader with a record of accomplishment in building relationships, forging strong teams and inspiring change.

Andrew Rosman, Dean, Silberman College"I am confident that Dr. Rosman is the right person to lead Silberman College to the next level of excellence and distinction,” said University Provost Christopher Capuano. “Passionate, hard-working, and resolute, Dr. Rosman has exceptional experiences in both public and private higher education.”

Dr. Rosman joined LIU Post in 2012 and has led many important initiatives, including laying the foundation for future programs in China and Mexico as well as academic programs in entrepreneurship and branding, building dual degree and experiential learning programs, and developing strong alumni outreach efforts and external relationships with the business community.

Previously, Dr. Rosman spent 23 years at the University of Connecticut, serving in several roles including director of the MS program in accounting and its internship program, as well as executive director of Online Education for the School of Business and professor of accounting.

Dr. Rosman in particular has established a reputation for leadership in online learning. He was the founding director of the online MS in accounting program at the University of Connecticut, which was ranked 8th in the 2013 Best Online Graduate Business Programs by U.S. News & World Report at the time he left the university. In addition, he has earned two international teaching awards for online teaching, has published an article and book chapter on online learning, and has presented widely on the subject matter.

Dr. Rosman earned his B.B.A. from Hofstra University and his Ph.D. in business from the University of North Carolina.

About Silberman College

Silberman College of Business is a tri-campus college of the University, offering undergraduate and graduate program at the Florham Campus, Metropolitan Campus and Vancouver Campus. The Silberman College of Business is accredited by AACSB International - the world's preeminent accreditation authority for collegiate schools of business. The College aims to achieve regional recognition as a leading provider of high quality, innovative education in business management through the applied research and professional activities of the faculty.

About Fairleigh Dickinson University

Devoted to the preparation of world citizens through global education, Fairleigh Dickinson is New Jersey's largest private university and features more than 100 liberal arts and professional degree programs, two international campuses, dozens of partnerships with internationally renowned institutions and special programs and status within the United Nations. For more information, visit www.fdu.edu.

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