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Management & Marketing

School of Business Administration

Elliott Hall, Room 427
275 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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From organizational and consumer behavior and strategic management, policies and strategies, to international business, and legal and ethical studies, Oakland University students benefit from the vast range of expertise the management and marketing faculty offer.

The management and marketing department covers three clusters: marketing; organization behavior/human resource management; and management. Within the management cluster, there are three areas: strategic management/policies and strategies; international business; and legal and ethical studies.

Oakland University’s Human Resource Management program is certified by the National Society of Human Resource Management.

Please see the School of Business Administration Faculty/Staff Directory for more information, including office location, link to personal web pages and more.


Name Email Phone
Janell Townsend, Chair [email protected] (248) 370-2544
Lizabeth Barclay [email protected] (248) 370-3293
Malika Chaudhuri [email protected] (248) 370-2842
Caitlin Demsky [email protected] (248) 370-2122
Molly Gagnon [email protected] (248) 370-2123
Michael Greiner [email protected] (248) 370-4981
Brandon Gustafson [email protected] (248) 370-3290
Michelle Hammond [email protected] (248) 370-4043
Joy (Ruihua) Jiang [email protected] (248) 370-2832
Hanna Kalmanovich-Cohen [email protected] (248) 370-4283
Jae Hyeung Kang [email protected] (248) 370-4093
Jaemin Kim [email protected] (248) 370-4978
John Kim [email protected] (248) 370-3297
Yan Ling [email protected] (248) 370-3286
Steven Liu [email protected] (248) 370-3299
Cynthia Miree [email protected] (248) 370-2833
Charles Pierce [email protected] (248) 370-2957
Mohan Pisharodi [email protected] (248) 370-3540
Steven Stanton [email protected] (248) 370-4979
Jennifer Cordon Thor [email protected] (248) 370-4091
Greg Thrasher [email protected] (248) 370-3295
Kenneth York [email protected] (248) 370-3272

Special Lecturers

Arnold Braver
Frank Cardimen
Zeynep Emden
Francine Guice
Daniel Lake
Denise Lanfear
Kelley Lovati
Roberta (Robin) Michel
Linda Watza

Professors Emeriti

Daniel Braunstein
John W. Henke
Ravi Parameswaran
Howard S. Schwartz