Specialization: Leadership and Management
Dr. Laskowski spent 10 years at the Stony Brook University Athletics department before resuming his teaching career in the College of Business in 2004. Before joining Stony Brook University, he spent 19 years at St. John's University, where his duties involved management, marketing, program development, finance, compliance, operations, arena management and fundraising. In 1994, Dr. Laskowski was recruited by Stony Brook University to assume the position of Dean of Physical Education and Athletics with the mission of transforming and leading the Athletics Department from Division III to Division I. In addition to Athletics, he was responsible for overseeing the Physical Education Department, Intramurals, Club Sports, Recreation Program, and Community Recreation. After 10 years as the Dean, he stepped down to join the faculty in the College of Business. He currently teaches the introductory course for all Business majors, "Business in the 21st Century," as well as Sports Management and Sports Leadership. He received four degrees, including his doctorate in School Administration, from St. John's University.