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Marcia Simmering Dickerson Ph.D.

Francis Mangham Endowed Professor, Professor

Department: Management

Phone: 318.257.3445

Fax: 318.257.4253


Address: COBB #337

502 W. Texas Avenue

P. O. Box 10318

Ruston, LA 71272


Marcia Simmering Dickerson, Ph.D. is the Francis R. Mangham Endowed Professor of Management at Louisiana Tech University. She holds a B.B.A. in Human Resources from the University of Iowa and a Ph.D. in Management from Michigan State University. She teaches a variety of courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, including Principles of Management, Human Resources Management, Leadership, and Research Methods. Dr. Dickerson has published more than 23 journal articles and made over 45 national conference presentations on topics such as training and development, compensation, performance feedback, and research methods. She volunteers for several local nonprofit organizations, serving as an advisor to North Louisiana Farm Fresh and as a Community Venture Partner of The Exchange of North Louisiana.