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Edward Meyer, JD, PhD

Edward Meyer

Professor of Business and Economics
PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
JD, New York University School of Law
MBA, New York University
MA, Columbia University
MA, Fordham University
BA, Fordham University

Edward Meyer has been an educator for more than 30 years. His academic interests and professional training span several disciplines including mathematics, higher education, law, business, and human resources management. Professor Meyer is a member of the New York Bar. He is the former national president and a member of the board of directors of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Professor Meyer’s courses include Business Law, Business Strategy, Management and Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, and Leadership. His research interests are interdisciplinary and include the law of higher education, the management of not-for-profit organizations, and the application of leadership theory to the higher education sector.

Dr. Meyer joined the faculty at the University of Mount Saint Vincent in 1982. He served as Department Chair for the Department of Accounting, Business, and Economics for more than 20 years, leading the faculty’s effort to achieve national accreditation of the Mount’s business programs. He also served as founding Dean of the College of Professional and Graduate Studies.


  • BUSN 105 Principles of Management
  • BUSN 301 Business Law I
  • BUSN 302 Business Law II
  • BUSN 318 Human Resource Strategy
  • BUSN 400 Business Strategy
  • BUSN 408 Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining
  • MBA 507 Business Law for Managers
  • MBA 508 Management and Organization Theory
  • MBA 509 Managing Human Resources
  • MBA 653 Law for Heath Care Professionals
  • MBA 661 Managing Organizational Behavior
  • MBA 666 Executive Development & Principle Centered Leadership
  • MBA 684 Employment Law
  • MBA 701 Leadership, Ethics, and Social Responsibility

Honors and Awards

  • Excellence in Teaching, University of Mount Saint Vincent, 2003
  • Hall of Fame, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
  • Star of the Year Award, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs