Niagara University’s faculty are characterized by a dedication to excellence in research and service. They are widely published in first-tier journals and have presented their research nationally and internationally.

All classes are taught by professionally qualified faculty, as well as several who earned the highly coveted award of Excellence in Teaching. Faculty are committed to experiential learning and many involve students in their research. As a result, students are made aware of current practices and global issues. A strong relationship between students and faculty is also encouraged through advisement which is done by faculty members.

Faculty and staff are dedicated to building a better world community. They serve on national and regional boards of many organizations. They also meet the rigorous standards for accreditation. Faculty members draw on their real-world experiences in their lectures and in designing community service projects for students in the Vincentian tradition