Extending a Warm Welcome to New Mason School Faculty

A new academic year brings new faces to the Raymond A. Mason School of Business. Join us in warmly welcoming the following additions to our world-class faculty.

Iria Guiffrida, Visiting Faculty Member for Business Law

Guiffrida is the Deputy Director of the Center for Legal & Court Technology (CLCT) where she leads Iria Guiffridaresearch efforts related to artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and emerging technologies. She concurrently teaches at William & Mary Law School and is part of the William & Mary faculty participating in the state-wide Commonwealth Cybersecurity Initiative. Prior to this, she was a commercial litigator with Dechert LLP in London and Brussels, and for Enyo Law LLP in London. Guiffrida holds an LL.M. from William & Mary and a Ph.D. in Law from Queen Mary, University of London, and is admitted to practice law in New York, England and Wales, and the Republic of Ireland.

Eleanor Loiacono, Associate Professor of Operations and Information Systems Management (OISM)

Loiacono most recently served as a Professor of Information Technology at Worcester Polytechnic Institute Eleanor Loiacono(WPI) where she additionally founded and served as director of the Inclusive Design and Accessibility (IDEA) Hub. She currently leads a COVID-19 response initiative under the Association for Information Systems that uses student interns to move small businesses online. Previously, she held leadership roles in SIGHCI, and AIS Women’s Network, and the Scientific Board of Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research as well as served as a Senior Editor for Transactions on Human Computer Interactions. Loiacono holds a Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from University of Georgia, an MBA from Boston College, and a B.A. in International Relations from Boston University.

John Manuli
John Manuli, Clinical Associate Professor of Marketing

Manuli recently served as a lecturer in the marketing department at James Madison University. He previously owned his own marketing consulting firm and was a senior executive at Nielsen Marketing and Information Resources. Manuli holds an MBA from New York University and a B.S. in Psychology from Fordham University in addition to completing graduate coursework in Social Psychology at Cornell University.

Pamela Galluch Schlosser, Clinical Professor of Operations and Information Systems Management (OISM)

Pamela Galluch SchlosserSchlosser most recently served as an Associate Professor of Business Administration and Economics at Roanoke College. Her research and teaching interests include research methods, business analytics, and human behaviors with technology. Schlosser holds a Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from Clemson University, a M.S. in Accounting and Computer Information Systems from Middle Tennessee State University, and a B.B.A. in Decision Science and Information Systems from University of Kentucky.

Phil Wagner, Assistant Clinical Professor of Communications

Phil WagnerWagner most recently served as a faculty member at the University of South Florida where he focused on professional, interpersonal, and intercultural communication. He served as the Regional Assistant Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs USF’s Sarasota-Manatee campus (USFSM) in addition to being Chair of USFSM’s Diversity and Inclusion Council. Wagner holds a Ph.D. from the University of Kansas, and holds both a M.A. and B.S. in Communications Studies from Liberty University.