Matthew C. Sonfield 

The Robert F. Dall Distiguished Professor in Business 

229 Weller Hall

As of January 1, 2019 Dr. Sonfield will be retired and will assume the rank of Professor Emeritus

Telephone: (516) 463-5728 
Fax: (516) 463-4834


Ph.D., New York University, M.B.A., Harvard University, A.B. Cornell University


Teaching Interests

  • Strategic Management, Small Business, Business Simulations (Games), Entrepreneurship

Research Interests

  • Entrepreneurship, Small Business, Family Business, Minority Business, Strategic Management, Automotive History


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