Dr. Duleep Deosthale Named Dean of LIU Global


An academic and business leader whose career experience extends around the world has joined Long Island University, as Dr. Duleep Deosthale has been appointed dean of LIU Global.

Dr. Deosthale comes to LIU after launching Admission Table, a mobile app designed to help universities recruit international students for undergraduate and graduate programs. Over the course of his career, he has also served as Dean and Professor of Humanities and Interim Dean of the School of Business at Manipal International University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Vice President for International Education of Manipal Global Education, and as a professor at Marist College and the University of Alabama.

Dr. Deosthale will draw on his international experience as he leads LIU Global, the only academic institution in the world that combines a series of semester-long cultural immersions into a unique bachelor’s degree program in Global Studies. In addition to leading LIU Global, Dr. Deosthale will work to leverage LIU Global’s resources and relationships to create new opportunities for students across the University to expand their academic horizons through foreign study.

Dr. Deosthale holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Foreign Languages from Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, India; an MA in Hispanic Language and Literature from Indiana State University; and a PhD in Spanish Theatre and Politics from the University of California, Los Angeles.