Global Management Center (GMC)

The purposes of the Global Management Center are

  • To support the strategic international initiative of the university in preparing our graduates for success in the global business environment, through providing a distinctive academic curriculum with an organized perspective to the integrated study of international business, culture and communication
  • To leverage existing knowledge resources of the College of Business through
    • The active support and coordination of further global research
    • International conferences
    • Travel-for-learning grants to students
    • Improved access to relevant research databases
  • To cooperate closely with other colleges, centers and institutes within KSU, with regional business partners and employers in providing well-structured experiential learning opportunities; and with universities abroad for international study and research

Services Provided

  • Educational workshops and seminars
  • Speaker series
  • Action learning projects
  • Support for faculty research
  • Student study abroad scholarships

Contact

ROBERT D. HISRICH, PH.D.

Bridgestone Chair of International Marketing 
Director of The Global Management Center and International Programs 
Ambassador Crawford College of Business and Entrepreneurship 
rhisric1@kent.edu 
330-672-2772

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