Arthur O'Connor

Distinguished Lecturer, Academic Director of Data Science and Information Systems


Phone: (646) 344-7267

Arthur J. O’Connor is the Academic Director of the MS in Data Science and BS in Information Systems degree programs at the CUNY School of Professional Studies.  He has served as a senior corporate officer of two Fortune 500 corporations, and for the past decade, worked in risk analytics and systems implementation roles at Reuters, Citigroup, and most recently, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group. A graduate of the Newhouse School of Journalism at Syracuse University, he earned his MBA in finance from Fordham University and his Doctorate of Professional Studies from the Lubin School of Business at Pace University.

He has published research studies in the areas of behavioral finance, organizational practices, and political polarization, and presented his work at both the third and fourth annual meetings of the Academy of Behavioral Finance & Economics. His most recent study, “An empirical study of the relationship between industry automation and organizational adaptation,” was published in the Journal of Behavioral Studies in Business,