Melinda Costello

   Professor of Management 
   Colbeth Hall 214       



Year Degree Institution
1996 Ph.D. in Business Administration Syracuse University
1991 M.S. in Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation Syracuse University
1976 B.A. in Literature SUNY Cortland


Dr. Costello has been teaching at Siena since 2002. She teaches courses in organization and management, organizational behavior, and human resources.

Research/Professional Activities
Dr. Costello's research and professional development interests relate to power and change in a variety of settings. She has authored papers on the assimilation of women at Virginia Military Institute, career change, bully behavior, sexual humor, and power relationships in the undergraduate classroom.