UAH

Jean Brown
Marketing

 

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Adjunct Lecturer, Research Information Scientist CMOST, American Marketing Association Faculty Advisor

Office: 359 BAB
Phone: 256.824.6197

Education

  • M.A. - Marketing, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, 1989
  • B.S.B.A. - Marketing, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, 1988

Academic Appointments

  • Adjunct Lecturer of Marketing, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2001 - present
  • Lecturer of Marketing, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2001-2004
  • Adjunct Instructor of Business, Northwest-Shoals Community College, Muscle Shoals, AL, 1994
  • Interim Marketing Education Coordinator and Classroom Instructor, Muscle Shoals High School, Muscle Shoals, AL, 1993
  • Full Time Instructor, University of North Alabama, Florence, 1990 - 1993
  • Graduate Assistant, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, 1989

Research Projects

  • 2011 – Army Materiel Command (AMC); Supply chain Education Initiative, follow-on.  Development of  detailed proposals to incorporate additional Supply Chain Management (SCM) training and education in Army Career Program guidelines and Army organic programs of instruction, assess the workforce gaps in SCM and recommend prioritization of Army career series needing the critical skills, develop a certification program structure for the prioritized career series and the mechanism to determine if the workforce is certified or proficient in the required supply chain management skills.   
  • 2010 – Army Materiel Command (AMC); Supply chain Education Initiative, follow-on.  Focus was analyzing the AMC workforce, leading public and Defense academic institutions teaching Supply Chain Management, professional organizations focused on the disciplines of Supply Chain and Defense Department civilian career program guidelines.   
  • 2009 – Army Materiel Command (AMC); Supply Chain Education Initiative, follow-on. Development of a Supply Chain Management education and training curriculum for the AMC and its subordinate commands. Researching and developing an education strategy for workforce certification in SCM and graduate degrees for key managers within the AM organization.
  • Teledyne Brown Engineering (TBE); Open Source and Open Architecture (OS/OA) Business Information Exchange Project. Identify and describe the business paradigms of open source and open architecture and develop applicable strategy options that will allow TBE to pursue new business interests and comply with DoD OS/OA requirements, 2008-2009
  • AMC Supply Chain Education Initiative; development of a Supply Chain Management education and training strategy for the Logistics Modernization Program(LMP) for the Army Material Command and its subordinate commands, 2008-2009
  • The IBM Center for The Business of Government; "Linking Performance Based Outcomes with Supply Chain Management: a Case Analysis of the Army's Performance Based Logistics Initiative". David Berkowitz and Jean Brown, 2004-2005
  • Development of a Marketing Plan for BAE Systems, Huntsville, Alabama, 2004-2005

Research Activities and Interests

  • Marketing Strategy and Planning
  • Marketing Yourself

Teaching Interests

  • Principles of Marketing
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Professional Selling
  • How to Market Yourself

Recognition and Honors

  • Lifetime Member of Phi Beta Lambda, 1991
  • Phi Kappa Phi, 1989
  • Alpha Mu Alpha, 1989
  • Outstanding College Students of America, 1988
  • Certificate of Merit for Academic Excellence, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1988

Service Activities

  •  Marketing Mentor, Robotics Team, Lindsay Lane Christian Academy, Athens, AL, 2010.   
  • Marketing Mentor, Robotics Team, Faith Christian Academy, Athens, AL, 2010. 
  • Team Captain for College of Business Administration's Just Move It Team, 2009
  • Faculty Advisor for NASA Means Business Student Competition, 2008
  • Jobs Placement Coordinator, College of Business Administration, 2008
  • Team Captain for College of Business Administration's Just Move It Team, 2008
  • Created a new brochure, website, and marketing materials for Center for the Management of Science and Technology, 2007
  • Conducted a Career Day seminar, "How to Market Yourself", for Faith Christian Academy, Athens, AL. Also assisted in overseeing the logistics for the event and provided career counseling for students, 2008
  • Conducted a Career Day seminar, "How to Market Yourself", for Faith Christian Academy, Athens, AL. Also assisted in overseeing the logistics for the event and provided career counseling for students, 2007
  • Logistical Coordinator of the Production Management Training Course sponsored by The Aviagen Group, 2004 - 2006
  • Coordinator of student job placement for the Management and Marketing Department, 2004
  • Developed a Marketing Minor brochure and a Leadership Minor brochure for the Management and Marketing Department, 2004
  • Assisted faculty advisor with Marketing Club, 2004
  • Assistant instructor for MGT 499 (Business Policy), University of Alabama Huntsville, 2004
  • Guest Lecturer for MKT 301 (Principles of Marketing) and MKT 480 (Marketing Management), University of Alabama Huntsville, 2004