Management
Department

Management Department

  SSE-3428 |    619-594-5306  |   [email protected]
  Monday – Friday:   8am – 4:30pm


The Management Department focuses on the human side of business, helping a new generation to develop people skills and organized intelligence.

Mission

The Management Department focuses on the human side of business, helping a new generation develop people skills and organizational intelligence. Our graduates possess functionally integrative mindsets, incorporating global and ethical perspectives.

SDSU’s energetic, internationally acclaimed management faculty deliver a forward-looking curriculum, with specializations in human resource management and entrepreneurship. Sought after by local and international organizations, our graduates are poised for life-long learning and leadership that generates innovation and growth in business and society.

Values

  • We value our students’ life-long success and growth
  • We value putting people first in our interactions and decisions
  • We value balance - in work and family, scholarship, teaching, and service 
  • We value inclusiveness and diversity of viewpoints
  • We value collaboration across internal and external stakeholders
  • We value innovation in our programs and activities 

 

Board Chair

 

Stan Sewitch

Stan Sewitch
VP Global Organization Development,
WD-40 Company

'76 Psychology

 

Executive Committee Members

Andy Esparza

Andy Esparza
Former Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer,

Baker Hughes & Dell, Inc.

'81 Management 

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Jennifer Freet
Chief Operating Officer,

Balboa Manufacturing Co LLC

'11 Executive MBA

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 Matthew Guillory

Senior Vice President, Team Lead

City National Private Banking

 

07  Finance

Alan Marcher

Alan Marcher
Director – Support Services
Facilities, Fleet, Land & Corp Real Estate,
San Diego Gas & Electric

'80 Mechanical Engineering
'86 Finance

 
 

Board Members

Samuel Q. Brown Headshot

 

Samuel Q. Brown

Tribal Treasurer

Viejas Tribal Government

 

'96 Mechanical Engineering

 

Brian Buss Headshot

 

Brian Buss

Principal

Nevium Intellectual Property Consultants

 

'11 Executive MBA

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Tania Fiero

Vice President, Human Resources

Innovative Employee Solutions

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Jeni Reynolds

Manager, Business Services

San Diego Gas and Electric

 

'15 Executive MBA

 

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Patricia Rosiles

Talent Aquisition Manager

CliniComp, Intl.

 

'14 Management

 

Rachelle Snook headshot

Rachelle Snook

Global Talent Director

WD-40 Company

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Cameron J. Stacy

AVP of Wealth Management

U.S. Bank

 

'15 Management

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Brian Wisman

Sales Manager

Regents Capital Corporation

 

'14 Political Science

 

 

Management Department Faculty Directory

Chamu Sundaramurthy

Chamu Sundaramurthy, Ph.D.

Department Chair/Professor

Management Department,Online Degree Completion (BSBA)

SSE-3310

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Interests

Corporate Governance  Entrepreneurship 
Mujtaba Ahsan

Mujtaba Ahsan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Management Department

SSE-3300

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Interests

Gig Economy  Business (Start-Up)  Finance (Crowd Funding)  Entrepreneurship 
Valerie Alexandra

Valerie Alexandra, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Management Department

SSE-3363

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Interests

Organizational Psychology  International Business 
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Naida Austin

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337B

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Interests

Business Ethics 
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Susan Baer

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337B

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Interests

Entrepreneurship 
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Jeremy Bernerth

Associate Professor

Management Department

SSE-3413

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Interests

Organizations (Behavior) 
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Michael Bousquet

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-326

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Interests

International Business 
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Frank Caperino

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337F

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Interests

Franchise Management  Entrepreneurship 
Daniel Del Castillo

Daniel Del Castillo

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337A

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Interests

Human Resources 
Dwarka Chakravarty, Ph.D.

Dwarka Chakravarty, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Management Department

SSE-3369

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Interests

Global Markets  Business (International) 
Beth Chung

Beth Chung, Ph.D.

Professor

Management Department,Online Degree Completion (BSBA)

SSE-3408

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Interests

Organizations (Behavior) 
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Aron Davidson

Lecturer

Management Department

Alex DeNoble

Alex DeNoble, Ph.D

Director of Lavin Entrepreneurship Center, Professor

Lavin Entrepreneurship Center,Management Department

EIS-103B

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Interests

Entrepreneurship  Technology (Commercialization)  Investments (Investor Relations)  Corporate Responsibility  Business (Small) 
Michelle Dean

Michelle Dean, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Management Department

SSE-3441

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Interests

Human Resources  Organizations (Behavior) 
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Ami Doshi, Ph.D.

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-326

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Interests

Management (Comparative)  Business (Multinational)  Entrepreneurship (International) 
Dan Eaton

Daniel E Eaton

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337F

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Interests

Business (Ethics)  Employment (Law)  Employment (Conflict)  Workplace (Discrimination)  Workplace (Legal Issues)  Human Resources  Workplace (Sexual Harassment)  Affirmative Action  Workplace (Diversity) 
Gabi Eissa, Ph.D.

Gabi Eissa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Management Department

SSE-3406

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Interests

Organizations (Behavior)  Workplace (Conflict)  Workplace (Psychology) 
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Vince Ferraro

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337B

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Interests

Business Strategy  International Business 
John Francis

John Francis, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Management Department,Sports MBA Program

SSE-3312

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Interests

Business (International)  Business (Consulting)  Business (Small)  Sports (Management)  Business (College Football)  Sports (International Management) 
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Parisa Haim Faridian

Assistant Professor

Management Department

SSE-3411

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Interests

Entrepreneurship  Business (Plan Development)  Innovation 
Tanya Hertz

Tanya Hertz

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-323

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Interests

Business (Leadership)  Real Estate (Residential)  Entrepreneurship  Human Resources  Organizations (Behavior) 
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Vince Johnson

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337B

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Interests

Organizations (Behavior) 
Kimberly Davis King

Kimberly Davis King

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337A

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Interests

Business (International)  Business (Small)  Entrepreneurship 
Martina Musteen

Martina Musteen, Ph.D.

Charles Hostler Professor of Global Business, Faculty Director of the Center for Advancing Global Business

Center for Advancing Global Business,Management Department

SSE-3302

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Interests

Entrepreneurship (International)  Business (International) 
Eva Nicasio-Mercier

Eva Nicasio-Mercier

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337A

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Interests

Business (International)  Management (Corporate) 
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Mark Nicholson

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337A

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Interests

Organizations (Behavior)  Organizational Leadership 
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Zeki Pagda

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-323

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Interests

Organizations (Behavior) 
Wendy Patrick

Wendy L Patrick, Ph.D.

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-323

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Interests

Social Media  Business (Leadership)  Workplace (Privacy)  Communications (Business Legal)  Workplace (Freedom of Speech)  Workplace (Diversity)  Social Networking  Workplace (Conflict)  Business (Ethics)  Power and Influence  Workplace (Sexual Harassment)  Workplace (Discrimination)  Workplace (Recruitment) 
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Cristina Pintado

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337F

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Interests

Business (International) 
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Amber Quarles

Lecturer

Management Department

Interests

Human Resources  Workplace (Diversity) 
Amy Randel

Amy E. Randel, Ph.D.

Professor

Management Department,Online Degree Completion (BSBA)

SSE-3414

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Interests

Innovation  Organizations (Behavior) 
Lawrence Rhyne

Lawrence C. Rhyne, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Management Department

SSE-3429

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Interests

Emerging Industries  Business (Plan Development)  Management (Strategy)  International Business 
Blue Robbins

Blue S Robbins, Ed.D.

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-323

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Interests

Business (Strategy)  Business (Leadership)  Organizations (Behavior) 
Lori Ryan

Lori Verstegen Ryan, Ph.D.

Director of Corporate Governance Institute, Professor

Corporate Governance Institute,Management Department,Online Degree Completion (BSBA)

SSE-3437

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Interests

Corporate Governance  Busniess Ethics  Shareholder Issues 
William Sannwald

William Sannwald, M.B.A.

Lecturer

Management Department

SSE-3409

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Interests

Real Estate (Construction Issues)  Organizations (Non-profit Governance)  Business (Ethics)  Real Estate (Building Issues)  Organizations (Non-profit)  Corporate Governance 
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Daniel Scanlan

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-326

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Interests

Business (International) 
Bernhard Schroeder

Bernhard Schroeder, M.B.A.

Lavin Center Program Director, Lecturer

Lavin Entrepreneurship Center,Management Department

GC-1502

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Interests

Entrepreneurship 
Peter Shaw

Peter Shaw

Executive in Residence, Director of the Fowler Scholars Program

Executive in Residence,Management Department

Taekjin Shin

Taekjin Shin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Management Department

SSE-3365

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Interests

Corporate Governance  Corporate Board of Directors 
Michael Sloan

Michael L. Sloan

Lecturer

Management Department

SSE-3409

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Interests

Social Entrepreneurship  Entrepreneurship (Societal Impact) 
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Stephanie Smith

Administrative Support Coordinator

Finance Department,Management Department,Marketing Department

Trudy J. Sopp, Ph.D.

Trudy J. Sopp, Ph.D.

Lecturer

Management Department

Interests

Business (Ethics) 
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David Turner

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-326

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Technology (Commercialization)  Entrepreneurship 
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Andy Welt

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337B

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Interests

Corporate Management  Management (Performance)  Business (Leadership) 
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Justin Wiegand, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Management Department

SSE-3429

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Interests

Human Resources 
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Janette Williams

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-326

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Interests

Creativity and Innovation 
Congcong Zheng

Congcong Zheng, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Management Department

SSE-3431

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Interests

Business (Operating Environments)  Entrepreneurship (Societal Impact)  Business (China)  Business (Leadership)  Entrepreneurship (International)  Business (International)  Entrepreneurship  Organizations (Charitable) 
Suzanne Zoumaras

Suzanne Zoumaras

Lecturer

Management Department

EBA-337B

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Interests

Human Resources  Workplace (Executive Compensation)