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About Tuvana Rua

Tuvana Rua, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Management at Sacred Heart University. Prior to joining Sacred Heart University, she served as an adjunct faculty member at Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College and Westchester Community College.

Ms. Rua has extensive international business experience with a concentration in management and marketing. During the period she worked in the marketing field, she created, adapted and supervised marketing campaigns. During her tenure at EMEK, a marketing firm headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, she facilitated the introduction of new products and foreign companies to the Turkish market. Prior to her position at EMEK, Ms. Rua served as the International Marketing Manager for Balnak Freight Forwarding, an international logistics organization located in Istanbul, Turkey. Ms. Rua also worked for governmental agencies in the US, including Massachusetts Department of Health and Rhode Island Health Department, in creating social marketing campaigns.
Degrees: Ph.D., Organizational Behavior, City University of New York; MBA, University of Monaco; MA, Integrated Marketing and Communications, Emerson College; BA, Psychology, Bogazici University.
Professor Rua is advisor to the WCOB Business Administration Club.

Positions

September 2018 - Present Associate Professor Management, Sacred Heart University Jack Welch College of Business
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August 2013 - August 2018 Assistant Professor Management, Sacred Heart University Jack Welch College of Business
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September 2010 - August 2013 Instructor, Sacred Heart University Jack Welch College of Business
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Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Recognition, Massachusetts Department of Health, 2001
  • University College Faculty Award, Sacred Heart University, 2011
  • Board of Junior Achievement of Western Connecticut
  • Tenure and Promotion 2018/2019 AY

Courses

  • Organizational Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Business Ethics

Education

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2006 - 2013 Ph.D. Organizational Behavior, CUNY Graduate Center
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2006 - 2012 MS Philosophy, CUNY Graduate Center
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2001 - 2002 MA, Integrated Marketing and Communications, Emerson College
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1998 - 1999 MBA Marketing, University of Monaco
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1992 - 1996 B.A. Psychology, Boğaziçi University
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Contact Information

Management
Martire Center W331
Jack Welch College of Business
203-416-3455

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Articles (Peer-reviewed) (11)

Dissertation (1)