Associate Professor of Business Management
B.A., Goucher College
M.A., Brown University
M.B.A., Columbia University
Ph.D., Brown University
Leslie Levin, Associate Professor of Business Management, earned a Ph.D. in Hispanic Studies from Brown University and an MBA in Marketing from Columbia University. She teaches marketing, advertising, and consumer behavior; her research interests include religious imagery in advertising and the advancement of management women in domestic and international companies. Prior to joining Marymount, she worked in public relations and marketing management at the former Burson- Marsteller, Lever Brothers, and Bristol-Myers.
Achievements in Scholarship and Service
Levin, Leslie and Mary Mattis. The Role of Case Studies in Presenting Continuing Challenges for Women Entrepreneurs. Academy of Management Annual Conference: Anaheim, CA. August 8-12, 2008.
Other Professional Activities
Invited to join Editorial Review Board for Gender in Management “ An International Journal. Emerald Group: Publishing Limited, UK.
Reviewed “Conditions Determining Success/Failure of Female Entrepreneurship in Wielkopolska” for the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences. Ontario, Canada.
Reviewed three articles for the Religion and Media Interest Group for the 2009 Annual Conference of the Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication (AEJMC).
Scholar-in-Residence in New York University’s Faculty Resource Network during academic leave. Spring 2009.
Developed and taught first marketing/communications course at Columbia University’s summer program for gifted high school students; course so successful that 50+ students signed up and second section opened. Summer 2008.
Levin, Leslie and Mary Mattis. Stories of Success: Women Entrepreneurs in the United States. International Research.
Handbook on Successful Women Entrepreneurs. Eds. Sandra Fielden, and Marilyn Davidson. Manchester, Canada: The University of Manchester. To be published first quarter 2010.
Member, Strategic Planning Committee.
Study Abroad Program: assisted Dean Grecco; met with students, researched programs, reviewed applications.
2007-2008 Achievements in Scholarships and Service
2008-2009 Achievements in Scholarships and Service