Maxine Lubner

Chair, Management, Chair, Management, Management


718.429.6600 ext: 126


Dr. Maxine Lubner took a circuitous route to the chairmanship of Vaughn College’s aviation and management faculty. Born in Zimbabwe and raised in South Africa, she completed master’s and doctoral work at Columbia University and later became a Federal Aviation Administration-certified pilot.┬á

Dr. Lubner is a recognized authority on aviation psychology and safety. She sees aviation psychology as a “public health issue.”


BA, University of Cape Town, South Africa
MPHIL, Columbia University
PhD, Columbia University
FAA Private Pilot Certificate