Dr. Steven E. Abraham holds a B.S. from Cornell University (1980), a J.D. degree from New York University School of Law (1983) and Ph.D. degree in Industrial Relations from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1992). He is a member of the New York State Bar as well as the bars of the Eastern and Southern District of New York. Between obtaining his J.D. and Ph.D. degrees, Dr. Abraham practiced labor/employment law in New York City in two law firms and one corporation (for a total of five years). He has also provided legal advice to law firms on a number of occasions.
Dr. Abraham is currently an associate professor in the Department of Management and Marketing, State University of New York at Oswego, Previously, he was an assistant professor in the College of Business, University of Northern Iowa and his first teaching position was as a visiting assistant professor with a joint appointment in the Department of Management and the Department of Economics, University of Minnesota-Morris. He teaches Employment Law, Labor Law, Legal & Social Environment of Business, Labor Relations and Human Resource Management.
Dr. Abraham's primary research interest is the interrelationship between law and employment and he has investigated this relationship both empirically and conceptually. He has more than fifteen academic publications in refereed journals and has presented a number of papers at conferences as well. He has also written a number of articles dealing with more practical day-to-day issues facing business.
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