Staci Lugar Brettin
Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management
Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2140
Cell Phone: 574.286.5052
Office: Cunningham Business Center, Room 210
BA 2010 Principles of Management
BA 2460 Exploring Entrepreneurship
BA 2500 Marketing
BA 3460 Evaluating Start-Up Potential
BA 3500 Advertising
BA 3550 International Marketing
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 11 AM – 1 PM and 2 PM – 5 PM
Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 PM – 2 PM
Other times by appointment
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College of Business
Academic Advisor Roles
Advisor to undergraduate students with business concentrations in entrepreneurial studies, management, and marketing
Doctor of Business Administration
Master of Business Administration
Bachelor of Arts in International Business
Visiting Lecturer, Indiana University South Bend (South Bend)
Associate Faculty, Indiana University South Bend (South Bend)
Lead Instructor in Organizational Management, Bethel College (Mishawaka)
Assistant Professor, Ivy Tech Community College (South Bend and Elkhart)
Business owner/consultant to first-stage and second-stage entrepreneurs (South Bend Region)
Director of Prospect Research and Advancement Services, Holy Cross College (Notre Dame)
Business Advisor and Trainer, South Bend Area Small Business Development Center (South Bend)
Account Director and Marketing Strategist, Villing & Company (South Bend)
Associate Marketing Manager, Environmental Test Systems (Elkhart)
Lugar Brettin, S. (2013). A proposed framework for entrepreneurial learning. Business Education Innovation Journal, 5(1), 37-40.
Lugar Brettin, S. (2013). Creating entrepreneurial learning communities in higher education. Business Education Innovation Journal, 5(2), 53-57.
Lugar Brettin, S. (2014). Mapping bridges to creative collaboration. Business Education Innovation Journal, 6(1), 24-26.
Lugar Brettin, S. (2014). The market oriented innovator’s dilemma. Saarbrücken, Germany: Scholar’s Press.
Lugar Brettin, S., & Zazueta, J. (2014). Incorporating strategy and business model innovation into a capstone course using a shared services center case approach. Business Education Innovation Journal, 6(2), 62-65.
“Women’s Entrepreneurial & Economic Empowerment” presented at the U.S. State Department’s Study of the United States Institute Indiana Sessions (2012-2016) and Young African Leaders Institute Indiana Sessions (2015-2016).
“Design Thinking to Create Collaborative Learning Opportunities” presented at the Fort Wayne Teaching Conference (2015).
“Design Thinking to Create Collaborative Learning Opportunities” presented at the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education Annual Conference and Assembly Meeting (2015).
“Implementing an Early Alert Student Success Platform: A Success Story” co-presented with Chris Douse at the Fort Wayne Teaching Conference (2016).
“Creativity in the Classroom: Engaging Today’s College Student” co-presented with Dr. Susan McGrade at the Fort Wayne Teaching Conference (2016).
“Creative Leadership: Tools for Reducing Anxiety,” presented at the State Department’s Study of the United States Institute Washington, D.C. Session (2016).
Advisor, Focus upon Student Entrepreneurs (FUSE) Club
Faculty Champion for the Center of Creative Collaboration at Indiana Tech
Advisor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society
2014 Recipient of the Indiana Tech Leepoxy Award for Innovative Teaching Practices
Lilly Faculty Development Grant Recipient of funding for conferences in Advanced Instructional Design (2013), International Conference on Critical Thinking and Educational Reform (2014), and The Creativity Workshop (2015)