Prof. Eileen AJ Connelly

Eileen AJ Connelly

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Location: VC 7-263

Eileen AJ Connelly has covered a wide range of New York news, from crime to transportation issues to Wall Street, in more than three decades as a reporter and editor.

Now a reporter for the Sunday New York Post covering breaking news, she previously worked as deputy managing editor at The Real Deal magazine, which covers the New York City real estate industry. Previously, she spent eight years at The Associated Press in business news, leading a team that covered daily stock trading. She subsequently covered Wall Street amid the 2008 financial crisis, then personal finance, with an emphasis on credit cards and retail banking. In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, she was temporarily assigned to the New York City bureau to report on the recovery from the storm.

She previously worked at Dow Jones Newswires, Crain's New York and the Staten Island Advance. Her work as also appeared on, the Wharton School of Business online journal “Knowledge@Wharton” and other online business publications.

A graduate of Baruch’s Master’s Program in Business Journalism program, she earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism and international relations at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. ‚Äč

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