Alex Rodriguez Appointed as Assistant Professor

Apr. 18, 2017 – Congratulations to Alex Rodriguez of the Roger A. Saunders School of Business and Hospitality Management on his recent appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor. Rodriguez came to Newbury in 2015 as an Adjunct Faculty Member and was appointed as Visiting Professor for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Rodriguez has been successful during his time at Newbury, engaging and inspiring students and upholding the Newbury College Mission Statement. He says, “I love the students. Our students are impressively eager to learn the various skills that will equip them for the jobs of tomorrow. They also are inquisitive thinkers who want to discuss recent trends, discover new ideas and solve complex problems. It is a real honor to guide them through this learning process, and I truly enjoy watching our students have that special learning moment where much of the curriculum comes together.”

Newbury is grateful for passionate faculty members like Rodriguez. On his future at Newbury, Rodriguez says, “I look forward to getting more involved in designing highly specialized marketing electives. Newbury is at this truly exciting moment where we can design curriculum to the changing needs of the market while ensuring that our students have the requisite skills to be successful in highly analytical fields.”

Rodriguez has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and an MBA in General Management from Texas Christian University (TCU). Professor Rodriguez is currently pursuing his Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, TX.


About Newbury: Newbury College is a private, independent college located just minutes from Boston in the Fisher Hill neighborhood of Brookline, Massachusetts. Founded in 1962, Newbury College offers bachelor and associate degree programs in over 20 career-focused majors. Committed to personalized and experience-based teaching, Newbury inspires students to become independent thinkers, valuable collaborators, and global-minded citizens.

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Professor Alex Rodriguez of the Roger A. Saunders School of Business and Hospitality Management appointed to Assistant Professor.