Lawrence A. Beer (JD) St. Johns University joined the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University in 2002 as a faculty associate, attained Lecturer in 2003 and then Senior Lecturer in 2004. Such positions followed his tenure at Western International University, Paradise Valley Community College and Long Island University. Prior to and in conjunction with his academic responsibilities he was managing director of an international consulting firm building on his corporate experiences as President of the International Division and House Counsel to Del Laboratories, Inc. as well as Vice President Western Hemisphere and Director of Export Operations for Brystol Myers Squibb Corporation and Price Waterhouse & Co. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in management from Boston University.