Patrick Phelan, EdD Adjunct Professor

Patrick Phelan, EdD

Dr. Patrick M. Phelan teaches courses related to Personnel/Human Resource Management in School Administration.  Dr. Phelan earned a Doctor of Education and Master of Education Degrees at SUNY Buffalo.  He also earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Canisius College and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.  Dr. Phelan holds the position of Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources in the West Seneca Central School District.  He has over 35 years of experience as a Human Resource/Labor Relations practitioner serving for over 15 years as an Administrator in Public Education. In addition to his practitioner experience Dr. Phelan was an Adjunct Faculty Member for the Western New York Extension Division of the Cornell School of Industrial and Labor Relations for over 25 years.  Dr. Phelan holds Officer level positions in the New York State Association of School Personnel Administrators and the Labor and Employment Relations Association of Western New York.