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Joseph Stabb

Joseph Stabb

Assistant Professor of Practice

476 Communications
Pronouns: He/Him






Joe Stabb, Ph.D., APR, ACUE has worked with clients/companies in a variety of industries to utilize their traditional and digital resources to meet and exceed their revenue goals. He has experience in marketing communications, public relations, fundraising, business management, and leadership development.

Joe is a graduate from Utica College with a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, a Master’s of Science degree from Keuka College in Management, and has a Doctoral degree in Leadership and Policy from Niagara University.  Stabb also holds an advanced certificate in international trade and commerce (TE) from the World Trade Center Association, accreditation in public relations (APR) from the Universal Accreditation Board (UAB) and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), and an advanced certificate in effective college teaching (ACUE) from the Association of College and University Educators.

Joe also believes in giving back to the community. He currently serves on the board of directors for the Association of Professional Researchers for Advancement (APRA) and Shriners International, Tigris Shrine Center. He is also an active member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC), and the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP).

In his free time, Joe Stabb stays active with family and friends, enjoys camping and traveling, attending the theater or opera, and cooking at home or eating at local diners.


Research Interests:

  • Evaluation of external communication in higher education
  • Effectiveness of public relations and fundraising efforts in nonprofits
  • Social media strategy and implementation best practices