Amy Newman

Amy Newman

Senior Lecturer

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Faculty Expertise

  • Management Communication

Contact

School of Hotel Administration
607.255.8303
an97@cornell.edu
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Biography

Amy Newman is a senior lecturer of management communication at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration. 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 (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.


Selected Publications


Awards and Honors

  • Meada Gibbs Outstanding Teacher-Scholar Award (2015) Association for Business Communication
  • Faculty Teaching Recognition Award - Graduate Core (2017) Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, School of Hotel Administration
  • Faculty Teaching Recognition Award-Junior/Senior Core (2015) Cornell University, School of Hotel Administration
  • Faculty Teaching Recognition Award-Junior/Senior Core Teaching Award (2013) School of Hotel Administration
  • Faculty Teaching Recognition Award-Junior/Senior Core Teaching Award (2012) School of Hotel Administration

Recent Courses

  • HADM 3640 - Corporate Communication
  • HADM 7610 - Management Communication
  • HADM 1150 - Organizational Behavior and Leadership Skills
  • HADM 3650 - Persuasive Business Communication for Hospitality Leaders
  • HADM 4990 - Special Studies Project I

Academic Degrees

  • MS Milano, The New School for Management and Urban Policy, 1990
  • BS Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, 1986