Patricia Skalnik, DBA


Director, Marketing and Entrepreneurship; Associate Professor

Phone: (626) 815-3838

Fax: (626) 815-3802

Email: [email protected]

Office Location: Wilden Hall, Room 215

Patricia Skalnik, DBA, has been at APU for more than 20 years, and teaches primarily marketing courses, and also business and marketing internship courses. Over the years, she has taught graduate and undergraduate classes, primarily in the marketing discipline. She is interested in student development, leadership, and faith integration. Her passion is assisting students in identifying their potential as to their future career positions in business and/or nonprofit organizations. Skalnik has extensive experience in corporate business management for companies including McKesson/Zee Medical, Inc., and Burger King Corporation. Her specific areas of expertise are strategic marketing management, internet marketing, and assisting students with internship opportunities. Career highlights include being a partner of Integrated Marketing Resources, a leadership development, strategic marketing management, and advertising agency.


  • DBA, United States International University
  • MBA, National University
  • BA, National University

Academic Area

  • School of Business and Management


  • Business

Courses Taught

  • BUSI 350 – Business Internship
  • MKTG 350 – Marketing Internship
  • MKTG 465 – Strategic Marketing Management
  • MKTG 466 – Internet Marketing