Stephen F. Austin State University

Management, Marketing, and International Business

Dr. Robert Mitchell Crocker

Dr. Robert Mitchell Crocker
Department Chair and Associate Professor of Management

Ph.D., Auburn University
M.B.A., University of South Alabama
B.S., University of South Alabama

Teaching Areas: Employee & Labor Relations, Human Resource Management, and Principles of Management

Research Areas: Managerial Civility, Leadership Issues, and Business Student Learning

Bio:

Mitch Crocker is the Chair of the Management, Marketing, & International Business Department. He serves as faculty advisor to the SFASU chapter of the Society for Advancement of Management and actively creates opportunities for students to learn outside the classroom. He enjoys working with faculty and staff to provide a first class learning environment for SFA students. In his free time he enjoys scuba diving and is a certified PADI instructor.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403A

Telephone: 936.468.1673

Email: rcrocker@sfasu.edu

Ms. Lora Dudley

Ms. Lora Dudley
Administrative Assistant

Office Location: McGee Building; Suite 403

Telephone: 936.468.4103

Email: LDudley@sfasu.edu

Dr. Charlotte A. Allen

Dr. Charlotte A. Allen
Professor of Marketing

Ph.D., University of North Texas
M.B.A., Baylor University
B.S., University of Texas at Austin

Teaching Areas: Internet Marketing, Marketing Management, Principles of Marketing, Marketing Research

Research Areas: Internet marketing, social media, and online research

Bio:

Charlotte Allen is a Professor in Marketing who teaches and researches in the technology area. She has been nominated for College of Business Teaching Excellence Award and enjoys teaching students about marketing, especially how it relates to technology and research. She has also been awarded a Faculty Research Grant and is currently doing research in blogging and social media.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403J

Telephone: 936.468.1789

Email: caallen@sfasu.edu

Dr. Joe K. Ballenger

Dr. Joe K. Ballenger
Associate Professor of Marketing

Ph.D., University of North Texas
M.B.A., North Texas State University
B.B.A., North Texas State University

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403D

Telephone: 936.468.1802

Email: jballenger@sfasu.edu

Mr. Marcus Z. Cox

Mr. Marcus Z. Cox
Assistant Professor of Management

Ph.D., University of North Texas

C.A.M., Babson College

M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

B.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

Teaching Areas: Human Resource Management

Research Areas: Strategic Human Resource Management, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Sustainability

Bio:

Marcus Cox is a Professor of Management at Stephen F. Austin State University in the Department of Management, Marketing, and International Business. He teaches a variety of management courses in human resource management and compensation. Recent scholarly activity includes a publication in Journal of Business Strategies and a Best Paper designation for a paper presented at the 2010 Academy of Management annual conference. Prior to pursuing a Ph.D., Marcus taught businesses courses at the university level, started and managed his own business, and worked in industry accounting in the energy and healthcare sectors.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403Q

Telephone: 936.468.3830

Email: mcox@sfasu.edu

Dr. Robert Culpepper

Dr. Robert Culpepper
Professor of Management

Ph.D., The University of Alabama
M.B.A., Louisiana State University
B.A., Louisiana State University

Bio:

Robert Culpepper earned B.A. and M.B.A. degrees from LSU and a Ph.D. from University of Alabama. He as published 16 journal articles and his writings have been accepted in premiere journals in the fields of Management, Organizational Behavior and Psychometrics. He has published in numerous conference proceedings including the top one in his field, that for the Academy of Management. Dr. Culpepper has almost two decades of experience teaching courses in Organizational Behavior and International Management and other areas. He also has experience consulting with businesses to analyze and reduce organizational turnover.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403G

Telephone: 936.468.1531

Email: rculpepper@sfasu.edu

Dr. Warren W. Fisher

Dr. Warren W. Fisher
Emeritus Professor of Management (2013)

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
B.S., University of Southwestern Louisiana
Dr. Gina Harden

Dr. Gina Harden
Assistant Professor of Management

Ph.D., University of North Texas

M.B.A., University of Texas at Tyler

B.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

Teaching Areas: Management Information Systems, Operations Management

Research Areas: Social Computing, Social Software, Knowledge Management

Bio:

Gina Harden received her Ph.D. from the University of North Texas, her M.B.A. from the University of Texas at Tyler, and her B.B.A. from Stephen F. Austin State University. She teaches Management Information Systems and Operations Management at SFASU. Dr. Harden's primary areas of research interest include social computing, social software, and knowledge management. Before arriving at SFA, she taught numerous courses at the University of North Texas, University of Texas at Tyler, Kilgore College and Northeast Texas Community College.

Office Location: McGee Building; RM 403H

Telephone: 936.468.4103

Email: hardengm@sfasu.edu

Ms. Cathy Henderson

Ms. Cathy Henderson
Lecturer of Management

M.B.A., Texas A&M University
B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

Teaching Areas: Management Principles, Human Resource Management, Organization Behavior, Purchasing and Materials Management, Supervisory Management, SFA 101

Research Areas: Employee Engagement & Work Behaviors, Career Development, Purchasing Behavior & Supply Chain Management, High Impact Practices & Business Student Engagement

Bio:

Cathy Henderson has 26 years of experience teaching in the Department of Management, Marketing & International Business at Stephen F. Austin State University and as an active industry business consultant, trainer & speaker. She has authored numerous journal articles and proceedings, and presented at the local to international level. Previous to coming to SFA, she was an officer at Texas Commerce Bancshares, Inc., in HR forecasting & analysis.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403R

Telephone: 936.468.1692

Email: chenderson@sfasu.edu

Dr. Marlene C. Kahla

Dr. Marlene C. Kahla
Associate Professor and Assistant Department Chair

Ph. D., Texas A&M University
M.B.A., Sam Houston State University
B.B.A., Sam Houston State University

Teaching Areas: Marketing: Advertising and Promotion, Sports Marketing, Sports Promotion, Services Marketing, Principles of Marketing; and Management: Organizational Behavior

Research Areas: High Impact Learning, Learning Styles and Collegiate Success, Marketing in the Agricultural Industry

Bio:

Dr. Kahla is a first generation college graduate. She focuses on High Impact and Field Based learning and has coached students to several regional and national wins in Advertising. She is constantly applying marketing concepts to actual practice. She has been appointed to a State Committee by Todd Staples, Commissioner of Agriculture for the State of Texas. She also serves as Chair on the Recruiting and Marketing Committee for College of Business, as Director for MKT 352, 362, 360, 476, 486, and MGT 475 and 476 and sponsors the SFA Chapter of American Marketing Association.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403C

Telephone: 936.468.4103

Email: mkahla@sfasu.edu

Dr. Matthew Lindsey

Dr. Matthew Lindsey
Assistant Professor of Management

Ph.D., University of North Texas
M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.S., Texas A&M University

Teaching Areas: Graduate and Undergraduate Operations Management, Service Operations Management, Quantitative Methods, SFA 101

Research Areas: Inventory Forecasting Models, Supply Chain Management and Quality Management

Bio:

Matthew Lindsey is currently an Assistant Professor of Management at SFASU in Nacogdoches, TX. His primary research area is inventory forecasting models specializing in models for items with intermittent demand, and he is active with the Decision Sciences Institute. Dr. Lindsey's primary teaching interest includes operations management and management science. Before coming to SFA he taught at the University of Texas at Tyler and the University of North Texas. He worked over 12 years in the foundry industry in various areas of production including time as tooling manager, shift superintendent and quality manager.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403M

Telephone: 936.468.1858

Email: lindseymd@sfasu.edu

Dr. Larry R. O'Neal

Dr. Larry R. O'Neal
Associate Professor of Marketing

Ph.D., Texas A&M University
M.B.A., Texas A&M University
B.B.A., Texas A&M University

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403K

Telephone: 936.468.1422

Email: loneal@sfasu.edu

Dr. Joseph G. Ormsby

Dr. Joseph G. Ormsby
Professor of Management

Ph.D., University of Arkansas
M.B.A., Middle Tennessee State University
B.S., Middle Tennessee State University

Teaching Areas: Production Management, Quantitative Management and Management Principles

Research Areas: Problem solving and quantitative modeling in the manufacturing and service industries

Bio:

Dr. Joseph G. Ormsby has been a professor of management for thirty-one years at Stephen F. Austin State University. Dr. Ormsby has also taught at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and was a teaching assistant at the University of Arkansas. Dr. Ormsby has published three textbooks, over thirty journal articles and over 100 presentations to scholarly societies. He is an active member of the American Production and Inventory Control Society where he holds the professional certification as Certified Production and Inventory Manager (CPIM). Dr. Ormsby also enjoys playing golf and fishing.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403EE

Telephone: 936.468.1625

Email: jormsby@sfasu.edu

Dr. Jason Reese

Dr. Jason Reese
Assistant Professor in Marketing

Ph,D., Texas A&M University
M.S., Texas A&M University
B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Teaching Areas: Sports Marketing, Sports Promotion, International Soprts Marketing

Research Areas: Pricing, Sports Marketing, Branding, and Consumer Behavior

Bio:

Jason Reese is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at SFA. His primary area of teaching and research is in Sports Marketing. He was born in Nacogdoches but grew up in Fort Worth. He worked for two seasons in sales and promotions at the Round Rock Express (AAA affiliate of the Houston Astros at the time) before receiving his Masters and PhD at Texas A&M University in Sport Management. In his free time he enjoys road cycling, trail running, and working as a football and baseball official.

Office Location: McGee Building, Room 403R

Telephone: 936.468.1465

Email: reesejd1@sfasu.edu

Dr. Elton L. Scifres

Dr. Elton L. Scifres
Professor of Management

Ph.D., Louisiana State University
M.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi
B.A., Mississippi College

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403E

Telephone: 936.468.1690

Email: escifres@sfasu.edu

Dr. Philip Stetz

Dr. Philip Stetz
Professor of Management

Ph.D., Texas Tech University
M.B.A., Baylor University
B.A., University of West Florida
B.S., Rockhurst University

Teaching Areas: Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Family Business, and Strategic Management

Research Areas: Diversification and Corporate Performance; New Venture Startups; Firm Births and Deaths; Conceptualization and Theory Development of Multidimensional Constructs

Bio:

Phil Stetz was the recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award of the Rusche College of Business in 2007 and past recipient of the Lavoy Moor Entrepreneurship Professorship. Dr. Stetz's research interests lie in the domain of entrepreneurship and strategic management, and he has published numerous manuscripts in the field's respective journals, e.g. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. He recently presented his research at the European Academy of Management Conference. Prior to pursuing his Ph.D., Dr. Stetz began his business career as an auditor and tax consultant with Coopers and Lybrand and then moved on to become an owner/manager of a second-generation family business.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403E

Telephone: 936.468.4103

Email: pstetz@sfasu.edu

Dillard B. Tinsley

Dillard B. Tinsley
Emeritus Professor of Marketing (2012)

Ph.D., Texas Tech University
M.A. University of Texas at Arlington
B.S. Southern Methodist University
Ms. Lone Wittliff

Ms. Lone Wittliff
Lecturer of Marketing

M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 403N

Telephone: 936.468.1600

Email: lwittliff@sfasu.edu