- Associate Dean
- Director, MBA and PMBA Programs
- San Francisco
Dr. Marianne Koch is an educator, human resources manager and consultant with experience in designing and delivering educational programs, and managing and consulting in the fields of human resource management and labor relations. She has worked in a variety of venues to: help managers improve how they manage people at work, help organizations understand, clarify and improve practices for the management of people at work, and research and write about such issues as collaboration, work/family practices, and the relationship of human resource management practices to productivity. Dr. Koch is the associate dean of GGU’s Ageno School of Business, and also a professor and director of MBA and PMBA programs. She lives in Berkeley CA with her husband with whom she loves to talk and walk. They have two children who are their pride and joy and are pretty grown up.
RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION
Human Resources Management
Managing People in the Workforce
BA, (history) University of Michigan
M.Phil, PhD, (business administration) Columbia University
PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Full-time Faculty, Golden Gate University
Associate Professor, Oregon Health & Science University
Adjunct Faculty, Golden Gate University
Director of Human Resources, Mittleman Jewish Community Center and Portland Jewish Academy
University of Oregon, Lundquist College of Business, Labor Education and Research Center, adn Oregon Executive MBA
Academic Consultant, Cenquest, Inc.
Corporate & Executive Education, Portland State University
Member, Academy of Management
HONORS AND AWARDS
$100,000 NSF Grant (co-PI with L. Delcambre and N. Steckler) to study information sharing, 2002.
Citation of Excellence Award, Anbar Electronic Intelligence for publication "Improving Labor Productivity: Human Resource Management Policies Do Matter," 1997.
Outstanding Teaching Awards (7), University of Oregon