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Cathy Swift

Gold Level Contributor  MERLOT Author  Member of VSB  Peer Reviewer Distinguished Service MERLOT House Cup JOLT Board member/reviewer
Independent Consultant
Retired from Cal State CO
Primary Discipline:
Member Type: Administrator
Last Login: Feb 23, 2018
Member Since: Feb 03, 2000



Primary Affiliation:
  • California State University, Chancellor's Office (Education, 4 Year/4 Year + Grad, CA, United States)

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Contact Information

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MCKINNEY, TX 75069 United States

Virtual Speakers Bureau

Member of VSB Since: Sep 09, 2004
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Fees Involved: Negotiable
Technical Formats: Chat, Discussion Forums, Face-To-Face, Online/Video Conferencing
Topics of Expertise: Anything MERLOT


  • English - speaking level (Superior) - reading level (Superior)
  • Spanish - speaking level (Intermediate) - reading level (Intermediate)

Skills & Interests

  • Business (Expert)
  • Business/Marketing/International (Expert)
    Cathy Owens Swift has conducted International Marketing Research for Cummins Engine Company and Ford Tractor Operations, traveled extensively, and conducted study abroad trips with students.

Education History

  • Ph.D (Marketing & Statistics) (06/1992)
    University of North Texas
  • MBA (Marketing & International Business) (06/1971)
    Indiana University
  • BS (Marketing) (06/1969)
    Penn State University


  • RETIRED (05/2013 - Current) CSU
  • Director, Academic Partner Services (06/2006 - 05/2013) MERLOT
  • Professor of Marketing (09/2000 - 05/2006) Georgia Southern University
  • Director, Center for Global Business (09/2000 - 05/2003) Georgia Southern University
  • Associate Professor (09/1995 - 08/2000) Georgia Southern University
  • Assistant Professor of Marketing (09/1991 - 08/1995) Georgia Southern University
  • Lecturer/Teaching Assistant (01/1988 - 06/1991) University of North Texas

Honors and Awards

  • MERLOT Distinguished Service (04/2015)