Susan Schanne

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Part Time Lecturer and Writing Center Consultant


466 Owen


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  • MSA Central Michigan University
  • BA Eastern Michigan University

Professional Summary

Susan received her M.S. in Administration from Central Michigan University and has been a Part Time Lecturer at Eastern Michigan University since 1996.  She is an EMU alumna having completed her Bachelor’s degree in Management. In 2014 she started working in the writing center as a consultant to improve students’ writing. She has been awarded Most Valuable Professor multiple times and is also a two time winner of the Student Success Network Award.

Courses Taught

  • MGMT 202 Business Communications
  • MGMT 202 Business Communications (Honors) 
  • MGMT 384 Human Resources

Research Interests & Projects

How what is taught in the classroom transfer to the work experience, and whether we teach what employers are looking for. Research presented in Dublin Ireland in Oct. 2017: Surveying Expectations of Business Communication Faculty and Potential Employers: The Tension Between Teaching for Academia Versus Teaching for the Workplace