Meet Julia (Julie) Pennington
Associate Professor, Marketing/International Business Program Coordinator
Education: 2009 University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Ph.D. in Business Administration
1991 Iowa State University, M.S. in Agricultural Economics
1986 Thunderbird School of Global Management, MIM International Management
1981 Iowa State University, B.S. in Agricultural Education
Courses Taught: Global Marketing
Principles of Marketing
Career Specialties: Julie Pennington's research interests include domestic and international agribusiness, international marketing, management, strategy, commodity branding, macromarketing and human trafficking.
Professional and Community Activities: Pennington has over 20 years of industry experience in international management, business development, marketing and market research with work in over 65 countries on six continents. Most of her international business experience has been in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, South America and the Pacific.
Pennington is co-chair of the International Food and Agribusiness Association Academic Symposium, held in 2013 in Atlanta and in 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa.
Honors and Awards: Received the 2010 Charles C. Slater Award, Journal of Macromarketing. Best Article Award in Volumes 28 and 29 (previous two years)