Faculty & Staff

Jean Didier, Associate Professor

Office:  Simons 205
Phone:  320-363-3274



Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Juris Doctor, Marquette University
B.A. Anthropology, Marquette University
Loyola University of Chicago, Rome Center for the Liberal Arts, Rome, Italy
Notre Dame University

Teaching Areas/Interests

Legal, Social and Ethical Environment of Business
Business, Government and Society, Work and Values in a Diverse Society, Marketing and Technology Law

Teaching effective conflict resolution, critical thinking and an appreciation for the legal system
Increased use of active learning, Use of technology for learning enhancement and efficiency
Legal, Social and Ethical Environment of Business
Business, Government and Society, Work and Values in a Diverse Society, Marketing and Technology Law

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John Hasselberg, Professor

Office: Simons 132
Phone:  320-363-2965


Degrees and Post Graduate Research Studies
M.B.A., Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota,
Juris Doctor, University of Minnesota Law School
B.A.,  Gustavus Adolphus College

Other coursework at the University of Minnesota College of Liberal Arts, Uppsala Universitet, Universite Jean-Moulin Lyon III.

Teaching Areas/Interests:

Strategic Environment of Business;  The World of Global Business Leadership; Leadership & Followership; Doing Business in Europe/Africa/Asia; Sustainability, Innovation, Transformation, and Entrepreneurship in Scandinavia (SITES).

Research Areas/Interests:
Cultural Correlates of Strategy and Leadership; Liberal Arts Education; Time; Happiness; Sweden; China;

Personal Information:

John loves learning incessantly, travel, solitude of his farmstead, jazz, Saabs, the Nordic Model, local organic food, and swapping stories and ideas with most anyone.  Amongst other volunteer commitments, he happens to be Chair of the Board of Directors of the Swedish Council of America.
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Hassan Hussein, Visiting Assistant Professor

Office:  Simons 266
Phone:  320-363-2175


Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Ph.D.  Universith of Minnesota, MN
M.A.  Duke University, NC
M.A.  Sadat Academy, Cairo
B.A.  Cairo University, Cairo

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Lisa Lindgren, Associate Professor

Office:  Simons 248
Phone: 320-363-2066



Degrees and Post-Graduate Researach/Study
Ph.D.  Capella University
M.B.A. University of St. Thomas
B.A.  University of Minnesota, MN

Teaching Areas/Interests
Marketing, Digital Marketing, Product & Brand Management, Doing Business in Latin America

Research Areas/Interests
New product innovation, consumer privacy, and critical incidence cases.


Paul Marsnik, Professor

Office: Simons 305
Phone:  320-363-2033


Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Ph.D., University of Nebraska
M.A.   University of Nebraska
B.A.  College of St. Benedict/St. John's University, MN

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Sanford Moskowitz,
Associate Professor

Office:  Simons 268
Phone:  320-363-3523



Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Ph.D. Columbia University, NY
M.Phil. Columbia University, NY
M.A. Columbia University, NY
B.S.  City College of New York

Teaching Areas/Interests

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Steven Mucci, Visiting Assistant Professor

Office:  Simons 246
Phone:  320-363-2172




Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study

Ph.D., University of Misouri
M.A. University of Missouri
M.B.A.  George Washington University
B.S.  University of Missouri
CPA, Kentucky

Teaching Areas/Interests:
Business Strategy, Business Law, International Political Economoy, General Management and Business Ethics

Research Areas/Intersts:
Risk Management, Global Capital Markets, Energy Industry

Personal Information:
Avocations:  Piano and Musical Theater


Kingshuk Mukherjee, Associate Professor

Office:  Simons 264
Phone:  320-363-2192



Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study

M.B.A. Coventry University, Coventry, England
B.A.  St. Xavier's College, Kolkata, India


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Margrette Newhouse, John and Elizabeth Myers Chair in Management
Director Donald McNeely Center for Entrepreneurship

Office:  Simons 244
Phone:  363-2870


Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Mini Masters:  E-Commerce, University of St. Thomas
M.B.A.  Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
B.A.  College of St. Benedict/St. John's University, MN

Teaching Areas/Interests:
Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Leadership


Research Areas/Interests:
Strategic Design, Entrepreneurial Mindset and Skillsets, Experiential Learning and Higher Ed Pedagogical Innovation


Deborah Pembleton, Associate Professor

Office:  Simons 266
Phone:  320-363-3518



Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Ph.D.  University of Minnesota
M.B.A.   St. Louis University
B.A.  University of Notre Dame

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Steve Schwarz, Visitiing Assistant Professor

Office:  Simons 439
Phone:  320-363-3524


Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
M.B.A.  University of Montana
B.A.  College of St. Benedict/St. John's University, MN       

Teaching Areas/Interests:
Sustainable Business Practices, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Business Communication,
Spreadsheet Analysis, Club Leadership, & Summer Internship Coordinator.

Research Areas/Interests:
Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, Employer Expectations & Technology Proficiency,
Experiential Learning.

Personal Information:
Steve enjoys golfing, fly fishing, cross country skiing, cooking, and most importantly spending time with his wife and three children.




Qiang (Tony) Yan, Assistant Professor

Office:  Simons 262
Phone:  320-363-2574


Degrees and Post-Graduate Research/Study
Ph.D.  New Mexico State University
Ph.D.  University of Missouri - St. Louis
M.A.  Clemson University
M.A.  The University of Memphis
M.A.  Yangshou University

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David Zoeller, Visiting Assistant Professor


Office:  Simons 232
Phone:  320-363-3043


Degree and Post-Graduate Research Study
M.A.  University of Minnesota
B.A.   University of Minnesota

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RETIREES

Wendy L. Klepetar Professor

Degrees and Post Graduate Study
B.A.    State University of New York at Binghamton, Harpur College
A.M.   University of Chicago
M.B.A.  University of Saint Thomas