VanOosting (Ph.D., Northwestern University) was Professor of Performance Studies at Southern Illinois University, University of California, San Diego (Visiting), and Louisiana State University (Visiting). He has chaired Departments of Communication & Media Studies at SIUC and Fordham University, and has served as Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, Seton Hall University. Presently, he is Professor of Public Communication in the College of Arts & Sciences and the Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University.
Five textbooks—4 in business communication and 1 in performance studies, co-authored with Paul H. Gray
University of Idaho, Cornell University, Denmark Tech College, University of Tokyo, University of Illinois, Pamlico Technical College, University of Vermont, Atlanta Board of Higher Ed, Madaille College, California State University at Sacramento, Los Angeles Technical College, Mount San Antonio College, Northrop University, Kennesaw College, Saint Xavier College, Indiana State University, Bentley College, University of Massachusetts, Aquinas College, Gibson University, Southwest Missouri State University, Trenton State College, University of New Mexico, CUNY City College, Clarkson University, North Carolina at Greensboro, John Carroll University, Trumbull Business College, Baylor University, James Madison University, Central Washington University, Lakeland College, California State University at Santa Barbara, University of Colorado, University of Kentucky, University of Michigan, University of Missouri, University of Nebraska, Syracuse University, University of South Carolina