Paul Dishman, B.F.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., F.S.C.I.P., F.A.M.S., D.Ma.
Dr. Dishman is the Chair of the Marketing Department.
He holds an MBA degree in Marketing and
a doctorate in Marketing Research (University of North Texas). Before
returning to academia he served on the marketing staffs of both Apple Computer
and IBM. He has taught for over twenty five years and has
conducted industry research and projects for over two
decades. Dishman is a Past-president of
the international society of Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals (SCIP)
Dishman lectures on Marketing to a variety of companies, organizations, and conferences. During the past few years, he has spoken and conducted training programs in China and Japan as part of a United Nations invitation, as well as for the American Marketing Association, Microsoft, 3M, IBM, Amgen, American Airlines, KPMG, Deutschebank, Westinghouse, Unilever, and various professional groups. He has also lectured in Taiwan, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Italy, France, Canada, Montenegro, Croatia, Albania, and Kosovo. He has published academic articles in The European Journal of Marketing, Market Planning and Intelligence, the Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management, Industrial Marketing Management, the Journal of Competitive Intelligence and Management, and Competitive Intelligence Review. He is married and has two children.
In 2010, Dishman was named a Fulbright Scholar by the U.S. State Department and taught at the University of Donja Gorica in Montenegro. He currently holds a position as Visiting Professor at Shanghai Normal University.
He is the author of The Full Monte: A Fulbright Scholar's Humorous and Heartwarming Experience in Montenegro- A Beautiful Little Country You've Never Heard of but Really Ought to Visit (2014) and The Gift (2015), a introduction to business text book.
He teaches Principles of Marketing, Competitive Intelligence, and undergraduate research.