Dr. Jerry Newman is a SUNY Distinguished Professor at SUNY Buffalo. His interests are in the area of human resource management, with particular emphasis on compensation and rewards.
He is author of the book My Secret Life on the McJob: Lessons in Leadership Guaranteed to Supersize any Management Style (McGraw-Hill, 2007). This book was selected as one of the twelve "Best of 2007" by the Wall Street Journal. Newman is also co-author of the text, Compensation (2010), a best in class book for McGraw-Hill since 1984 (now on 10th edition). He is also author of approximately 100 articles on compensation and rewards, performance management and other Human Resource issues. In more than 30 years of consulting.
Jerry has worked with such companies as Cummins Engine, AT&T, Graphic Controls, Hewlett-Packard, RJR Nabisco, Sorrento Cheese, McDonalds, and A & W Root Beer. Dr. Newman is a recipient of nine teaching awards including the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in teaching.
- Ph.D., University of Minnesota
- M.A., University of Minnesota
- B.A., University of Michigan