Amato, Luanne

Assistant Professor
Education

EdD, Northeastern University
MBA, International Business, Rosemont College
BS, Business Administration, Rosemont College

Courses Taught

Applied Business Statistics
Elementary Statistics
First Year College Success
Organizational Behavior
Human Resource Management
Introduction to Business
Managing People in Organizations
Marketing Data Analytics
Principles of Marketing
Quantitative Decision Making

 

Teaching Focus/Philosophy

To ensure that student learning outcomes reflect a course of study that utilizes theory linked to real-world experience using story-telling and active engagement strategies. I also strongly encourage and foster improvements in presentation preparation and speaking skills for every student.

Recent Presentations/Publications

Publications
Improving Diversity and Equality in STEM Education Universal Design for Learning and the LEVEL Model: Published Chapter in Handbook of Research on Active Learning and Student Engagement in Higher Education. IGI Publications 2022

Barriers to a STEM Career: Math Anxiety and the Adult Female. Published Chapter in Research Anthology on Adult Education and the Development of Lifelong Learners and in the Handbook of Research on Social Inequality and Education. IGI Publications. 2019 and 2021

Social Fury: A Superpower for the Dissatisfied Consumer; Blog Post Holy Family University, September 2019

Presentations
Enacting/Reenacting Case Study: NABET Conference October 21, 2021

The Impact of Freshman Experience Courses on Higher Education Business Students’ Decision to Return for a Second Semester: A Research Study Proposal: NABET Virtual Conference October 22, 2020

Improving Diversity in STEM Education: Universal Design for Learning and the LEVEL Model: AABRI Conference in the Cloud
April 2020

Awards and Honors

Interfaith Mini Grant Award
Teacher of the Year (2005): Holy Family University Accelerated Degree Program

Additional Info

Other Service/Affiliations
Business Society Faculty Advisor
SCORE Volunteer: Works with small business owners in establishing new businesses
Women in Mathematics: Judge for the Undergraduate and HighSchool essay contest for women
Moderator: Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce: Topic Sustainability for Business: Green Business
Weekend Intensive Programs: Facilitator: Conducted at Holy Family University. Topics: Change Management (August 2013) and Professional/Career Development (August 2014).
Keystone Alliance for Professional Excellence (KAPE) Examiner. Examiner for State Quality Award

Amato, Luanne
Contact
Office: 332 ETC
Phone: (267) 341-5029 Ext. 5029