Staci Lugar Brettin

Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2140

Cell Phone: 574.286.5052

Email: srlugarbrettin@indianatech.edu

Office: Law School, Room 245


Class Information

Spring 2015

  • Exploring Entrepreneurship
  • International Marketing
  • Marketing
  • Special Topics in Marketing
  • Evaluating Start-Up Potential
  • Principles of Management

 


Office Hours:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9-10 AM, 11 AM-1 PM, 2-4 PM
  • Tuesday, Thursday: 12:15-2 PM
  • Other times by appointment

College/School

College of Business


Academic Advisor Roles

Advisor to international students in the College of Business, and to students with concentrations in entrepreneurial studies, management, and marketing


Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Business

Professional Experience

Higher Education Instruction

  • 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)

Non-Instructional Experience

  • Consultant to first-stage and second-stage entrepreneurs
  • 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)

Selected Publications/Presentations

Selected Publications

  • Lugar Brettin, S., & Wiese, M. (2011). The market oriented innovator’s dilemma. Business Journal of Entrepreneurs, N. 4, pp 22-51.
  • Lugar Brettin, S. (2013). A proposed framework for entrepreneurial learning. Business Education Innovation Journal, V. 5, N. 1, pp 37-40.
  • Lugar Brettin, S. (2013). Creating entrepreneurial learning communities in higher education. Business Education Innovation Journal, V. 5, N. 2, pp 53-57.
  • Lugar Brettin, S. (2014). Mapping bridges to creative collaboration. Business Education Innovation Journal, V. 6, N. 1, pp 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, V. 6, N. 2.

Presentations

  • Keynote speaker for the U.S. State Department’s Study of the United States Global Women’s Leadership Initiative (2012-2014). Topic for presentation: “Women’s Economic Empowerment.”

Additional Information

  • 2014 Indiana Tech Leepoxy Award for Innovative Teaching Practices.
  • Lilly Faculty Development Grant Recipient for conferences in advanced instructional design and critical thinking.
  • Board member of the Northeast Indiana Sustainable Business Council since 2014.
  • Rotary International member since 2005 (Fort Wayne Downtown Club member since 2013).
  • Athena Award Winner in 2011 (Saint Joseph County) for work in developing the SPARK Entrepreneurship Program.