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Ilene Bezjian, DBA

Dean Emerita and Professor Emerita
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Ilene Smith-Bezjian, DBA, is a highly sought-after marketing and business consultant. With more than 30 years of experience as an international business relations expert, she has brokered successful negotiations with countries such as China, England, Germany, Switzerland, and The Netherlands. Recognized as an outstanding business leader by the American Marketing Association, Smith-Bezjian has worked with the aerospace, education, and entertainment industries. Her research areas include consumer behavior, integrating service-learning into business curricula, and transformational scholarship.


DBA, Management, United States International University
MBA (Emphasis in Marketing), Azusa Pacific University
B.S., Marketing, California State University, Los Angeles


  • School of Business and Management


  • Issues in Consumer Behavior
  • Management and Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Transformational Scholarship

Courses Taught

BUSI 210 – Principles of Management
BUSI 360 – Principles of Marketing
BUSI 370 – International Business
BUSI 450 – Strategic Management
BUSI 583 – Integrated Decision Making
IBUS 373 – Global Marketing Management
IBUS 374 – Topics in International Management and Strategy
MKTG 362 – Consumer Behavior
MKTG 465 – Strategic Marketing Management