School of Business Administration

Elliott Hall, Room 427
275 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
(location map)

Management & Marketing

The Management and Marketing Department hosts three distinct areas/clusters: the marketing area, the organization behavior/human resources management area and the management cluster. The management cluster consists of three distinct areas: strategic management/policies and strategies, international business, and legal and ethical studies. The department boasts a range of experiences and backgrounds from organization behavior, strategic management/policies and strategies, to legal and ethical studies, and international business.

Oakland University’s Human Resources Management program is certified by the National Society of Human Resource Management.
Academic Programs

Contact Us
Janell Townsend
Department Chair

Jenifer Wieske
Office Assistant
440 Elliott Hall
(248) 370-3279

For business program academic advising, please contact

SBA Undergraduate Advising
SBA Graduate Advising

Please see the School of Business Administration Faculty/Staff Directory for more information, including office location, link to personal web pages and more.


Janell Townsend, 370-2544
Lizabeth Barclay
(248) 370-3293
Caitlin 370-2122
Brandon Gustafson
(248) 370-3290
Michelle Hammond
(248) 370-4043
Joy (Ruihua) Jiang
(248) 370-2832
Jae Kang 370-4093
John Kim 370-3297
Daniel 370-2717
Cynthia Miree-Coppin
(248) 370-2833
Ravi Parameswaran 370-3299
Mohan Pisharodi 370-3540
Kim Serota 370-3286
Steven 370-4979
Jennifer Thor 370-4091
Greg Thrasher 370-3295
Kenneth 370-3272

Professors Emeriti

Daniel Braunstein
John W. Henke
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