Linda Plank Assistant Professor

College of Business Office BUS 339
(231) 591-2460

Professional activities and areas of interest

"I enjoy sharing with students what I love about the subject - whether it's retailing, marketing or consumer behavior. I think that learning how all these different areas are interrelated makes life more interesting, and I hope I can convey that to my students."

ACRA (American Collegiate Retailing Association)
ITAA (International Textile & Apparel Association)
Sears/IU Retail and Collegiate Forum participant

Research interests include:
Consumer behavior (domestic and international), retail management practices - especially small independent businesses, retailing education.


Ph.D. - Capella University; Dissertation Research: Retail Entrepreneurship

M.B.A. - Western Michigan University: Marketing Concentration

B.S.B.A. - Rutgers University: Marketing Concentration