Amy Newman is a senior lecturer of management communication. She teaches the core undergraduate and graduate communication courses and an elective, Corporate Communication. Newman is author of Business Communication: In Person, In Print, Online (Cengage, 10e) and Building Leadership Character: Lessons in Communication Failures (Sage, 2018).
Prior to joining Cornell, she was an adjunct instructor at Ithaca College, eCornell, and Milano, The New School for Management and Urban Policy in New York City.
Newman spent most of her career in corporate positions and external consulting roles. Internally, she held management positions in human resources and leadership development. As an external consultant, Newman worked to improve employee performance and communication in hospitality, technology, education, publishing, financial services, and entertainment companies.
Newman has won grants to develop technology-based learning solutions and awards for teaching excellence and student advising. She is a director-at-large for the Association for Business Communication.
Courses TaughtFall 2017
- HADM 1150 - Organizational Behavior and Leadership Skills
- HADM 3650 - Persuasive Business Communication for Hospitality Leaders
- MS, Milano, The New School for Management and Urban Policy
- BS, Cornell University, College of Human Ecology