School of Business and Justice Studies

James Norrie, DPM, Dean of Business and Justice Studies


James L. Norrie, DPM

Associate Deans:

Candace T. Grant, MBA

William M. Virkler, MBA

Academic Support & Internship Coordinator:

Zachary L. Lewis

Administrative Assistant III

Susan Cox

Administrative Assistant II:

Gail Durr

Karen Kaleta


ECJS Building, Room 102
Phone: (315) 792-3055
Fax: (315) 223-2456

General Information on the School

The School of Business and Justice Studies houses undergraduate programs in:

The School also offers graduate programs in:

  • M.S. Cybersecurity
  • M.B.A. Economic Crime and Fraud Management
  • M.S. Financial Crime and Compliance Management
  • M.B.A. Professional Accountancy
In addition, the School oversees a number of important co-curricular activities at the College. This includes:

Lecture Series

Management Invited Lecture Series

Institutes and Centers

Center for Identity Management and Information Protection
Northeast Cyber Forensics Center (NCFC)
The Economic Crime & Cybersecurity Institute
Mohawk Valley Center for Economic Education
The Raymond Simon Institute for Public Relations 

Student Organizations

Accounting Society
Alpha Phi Sigma - The National Criminal Justice Honor Society
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

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Cyber Patriots
Gamma Iota Sigma - Professional Risk Management and Insurance Fraternity 
Investment Association
Organization of Justice Studies (OJS)
Pioneer Builders 
PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) 
SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management)
Society of Collegiate Journalists
Tau Mu Epsilon Public Relations Honorary Society

Programs and Majors Departments

Business and Economics

M.B.A. Director
Stephanie Nesbitt, J.D.

Research Director
Zhaodan Huang, Ph.D.

Chair: Business and Economics
Richard Fenner, Ph.D.

Accounting Program Coordinator
Arthur Caster

Mohawk Valley Center for Economic Education

Director: Richard Fenner, Ph.D.


B.S. in Accounting
B.S. in Business Economics
B.A. in Economics
B.S. in Health Studies - Management
B.S. in Management
B.S. in Risk Management and Insurance


Risk Management and Insurance

Graduate Programs:
M.B.A. Economic Crime and Fraud Management
M.B.A. Professional Accountancy

Atasi Basu - Accounting
A. Bruce Caster - Accounting
Diep Duong - Finance
Richard Fenner - Economics
Glen Hansen - Accounting
Zhaodan Huang - Economics/Finance
Margaret Morgan-Davie - Economics
Stephen Peek - Management
Thomas Rossi - Management
Stephanie Nesbitt - Risk Management & Insurance
Elizabeth Burback - Marketing

Construction Management
Director: David Dubbelde, Ph.D.

David Dubbelde, Ph.D.
Dimitar Todorov

Economic Crime, Justice Studies, and Cybersecurity

Chair: Economic Crime and Justice Studies
Donald Rebovich, Ph.D.

Director: M.S. Financial Crime and Compliance Management
Suzanne Lynch, M.S.

Director: M.S. in Cybersecurity
Joseph Giordano, M.S.

Center for Identity Management and Information Protection (CIMIP)

Executive Director: Donald Rebovich, Ph.D.

Northeast Cyber Forensics Center (NCFC)

Director: Anthony Martino, M.S.

Economic Crime & Cybersecurity Institute

Executive Director: Raymond Philo, M.P.A.

B.S. in Criminal Justice
B.S. in Criminal Justice - Economic Crime Investigation
B.S. in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

Graduate Programs:
M.S. in Cybersecurity
M.S. in Economic Crime Management

Tim Ball - Cybersecurity
Austen Givens - Cybersecurity
Joseph Giordano - Cybersecurity
Suzanne Lynch - Criminal Justice and Economic Crime Management
Leonard Popyack - Criminal Justice and Cybersecurity
Donald Rebovich - Criminal Justice
Shanna Van Slyke - Criminal Justice and Sociology
William Virkler - Criminal Justice
Gregory Walsh - Criminal Justice and Cybersecurity

Public Relations and Journalism
Chair:  David Chanatry, M.S.

The Raymond Simon Institute for Public Relations

Executive Director: Kim Landon, M.A.

B.S. in Journalism
B.S. in Public Relations
B.S. Public Relations/Journalism

Public Relations

Elizabeth Burback - Public Relations/Digital Marketing
David Chanatry - Journalism
Alan Goldenbach - Journalism
Paul MacArthur - Public Relations/Journalism
Patricia Swann - Public Relations/Journalism