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Southern Oregon University

Interim Dean
Marketing

School of Business Chair
Coordinator: Bachelor of Applied Science in Management
Coordinator: Certificate in Interactive Marketing and e-Commerce (CIMeC)

Office: Central Hall 136
Phone: (541) 552-6483
FAX: (541) 552-6715
Email: mcbeej@sou.edu

Education:

DBA, 2007, Argosy University, Orange, CA
MBA, 1991, Southern Oregon University
BS, 1984, Business Administration, Southern Oregon University

Teaching:

BA 330 Principles of Marketing
BA 331 Consumer Motivation and Behavior
BA 332 Promotion Policy
BA 427 Business Policy and Strategy
MM 518 Marketing for Public and Private Organizations

Joan McBee is a Professor and Interim Dean for the School of Business.  In addition she coordinates the Bachelor of Applied Science in Management program and the Certificate in Interactive Marketing and e-Commerce. Joan also teaches marketing and business policy courses for the School of Business.

Joan joined the University in 1997 to implement a program for working adults to return to college and finish their degree. The Business Degree Completion Program continues to be a growing program offering students opportunities to take classes at night and on weekends in Medford or over the Internet.  Joan also developed and launched a new degree program, the Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Management.  The BAS allows individuals who have earned an AAS degree in a technical field to complete a bachelor's degree.

Before coming to SOU, Joan taught for four years at Southwestern Oregon Community College in Coos Bay. Prior to teaching, Joan sold mutual funds and real estate investments, financed non-conventional and commercial loans, and worked as a title officer for an escrow company.

Joan's hobbies include running, bass fishing, and collecting antique fishing lures.