M.B.A. Faculty

Cynthia R. Phillips, Ed.D., C.P.A.

Associate Professor, Accounting and Taxation

Cynthia Phillips is an assistant professor in the Department of Accounting and Taxation in the Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University with responsibilities for...

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Maria M. Pirrone, Esq., J.D., L.L.M., C.P.A.

Assistant Professor, Accounting and Taxation

Assistant Professor Pirrone is an attorney licensed in the state of New York as well as a Certified Public Accountant.

L.L.M., Taxation, New York Law School J.D., St. John's...

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Jack A. Raisner, JD

Professor, Law

Professor Raisner's area of concentration is employment law. Raisner writes and speaks extensively about all types of discrimination, sexual harassment, privacy, whistleblowing, pensions,...

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Manuel G. Russon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems and Decision Sciences

Manuel G. Russon has been at St. John's since 1990 and was awarded tenure in June 1995. He was selected as Outstanding College of Business Professor of the Year for the academic years 1990...

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Nicos A. Scordis, Ph.D.

Professor, School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science

Nicos A. Scordis is the John R. Cox/ACE Limited chair of Risk and Insurance. Within the University he has repeatedly won prestigious national awards for his innovative teaching and the...

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Victoria Shoaf, Ph.D., C.P.A.

Professor, Accounting and Taxation

Victoria Shoaf is a professor in the Department of Accounting and Taxation. She previously served as dean of the Tobin College of Business and associate dean for Academic Affairs,...

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Petra Steinorth, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science

Petra Steinorth joined St. John's University in September 2011 as an assistant professor. She was promoted to associate professor and received tenure in September 2016.


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