School of Professional Studies
Michael McAteer, DBA, has been named Dean of the School of Professional Studies. Since joining Berkeley College in 2010, Dr. McAteer has held several leadership roles, including Interim Dean of the School of Professional Studies, Interim Dean of the Larry L. Luing School of Business, and Interim Associate Chair, Management.
In each of these roles, Dr. McAteer has shown an unwavering dedication to his students and their academic success. He is committed to excellence in the classroom and is well respected by his peers.
Dr. McAteer currently teaches in the Berkeley College School of Graduate Studies. He has more than 20 years of professional experience, including running his own insurance company and serving as Senior Vice President at Zurich North American Financial Enterprises, a global financial, insurance and risk management organization. He is the founder and President of Specialty Solutions, LLC, a management consulting firm.