Department of Business and Economics
Dr. Michael Engdahl
Gery T. Nietupski, Esq., is an honors graduate of both John Carroll University and the Duquesne University School of Law. At Duquesne, Professor Nietupski received the Law School’s highest honor, the “Distinguished Student” award. Professor Nietupski has taught a variety of undergraduate and graduate school classes at both Gannon University and Edinboro University for nearly 30 years and is a frequent, and sought after lecturer for several professional employment organizations, including the Manufacturer and Business Association of Northwest Pennsylvania.
Professor Nietupski focuses his extensive practice in representing Employers’ and employees in their workplace relationships. He has negotiated approximately 80 labor contracts for management, has weathered nine strikes, and has litigated hundreds of cases before State and Federal courts, as well as the NLRB, the EEOC, OSHA, wage and hour and the PHRC.
On the personal side, Attorney Nietupski is a professional scuba instructor, avid ultra-marathoner, weightlifter, golfer and family man.
Dr. Shaun Pfeiffer came to Edinboro in fall 2012 after he completed his Master of Science in Finance and Ph.D. in Personal Financial Planning at Texas Tech University. Since joining the EU faculty he has taught a number of courses including: retirement planning, personal financial planning, principles of finance, and financial investment analysis. He is a certified financial planner and passed Level I of the CFA exam.
Outside of teaching, he has published articles on retirement planning and investments. His research has been published in the Journal of Investing, Journal of Financial Planning, and Journal of Personal Finance and his work has been quoted in the online editions of CNN, Kiplinger’s, and the Wall Street Journal. In addition to his professional interests, he loves watching football and is a big fan of Edinboro Wrestling.