Ann Kuzma, Professor of Marketing| Marketing & International Business Department Chair

Address: Morris Hall 150
Phone: 507-389-2318

Professional Excellence

Ph.D. Kent State University - Marketing. Minors in International Business and Logistics/Transportation. Dissertation: Characteristics of superior profitability in medium-market share industrial products, product lines, and strategic business units: An empirical analysis.


Consumer Behavior, Distribution Strategy, Principles of Marketing, International Marketing



Research interests include: sales education; business student satisfaction with online education; student loan debt; corporate sponsorship; application of marketing strategies to museums and heritage attractions. "How religion has embraced marketing and the implications for business." Co-authored with Andrew J. Kuzma and John R. Kuzma "Negative corporate sponsor information: The impact on Consumer Attitudes and Purchase Intentions."


Commitment to Student Success

Past advisor to Marketing Club, Advertising Club, Beta Gamma Sigma. Also served as Marketing Program Internship Director. Have served on numerous master's thesis committees.


Service and Outreach

Department Chairperson 2008-2014, MSU Undergraduate Curriculum, Policy and Admissions Committee 2016-2018, and Presidential Scholar Interviewer

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