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Henry Cole
Professor
School of Management
HMPH 354
318-342-1186
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Henry S Cole, DBA
Professor, Marketing

Education

DBA

1994, Business Administration
Louisiana Tech University

MBA

1972, Business Administration
University of Louisiana at Monroe

BS

1968, Insurance and Real Estate
Louisiana State University

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Henry S. Cole is a Professor of Marketing in the College of Business and Social Sciences at the University of Louisiana Monroe. Positions at ULM that he has held include as follows: Director of the School of Management, Program Coordinator of Marketing, Program Coordinator of Business Administration, Chair of Marketing, Department Head of the Management and Marketing Department, and MBA Director. He currently holds the Hu Professorship of Entrepreneurship. Before entering academia he owned a small business for 15 years.

Dr. Cole is active in research and has over 60 publications in the marketing area. His research interests include small business, personal selling, advertising, and business ethics.

He currently serves as Immediate Past President of the Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship and has been a member of several academic associations. He serves on the Steering Committee of the Compassionate Friends of Northeast Louisiana. 

Dr. Cole's education includes a B.S. from Louisiana State University, an M.B.A. from the University of Louisiana Monroe, and a D.B.A. from Louisiana Tech University. 

 

Research Interests

Small business

Personal Selling

Advertising

Business ethics

Professional Positions

January 2014

Director, School of Management, ULM College of Business and Social Sciences

August 2010

Professor of Marketing, University of Louisiana at Monroe

2004

Chair-Marketing, University of Louisiana at Monroe

2003

Associate Professor of Marketing, University of Louisiana at Monroe

1991

President, Prairie Ridge Park, Inc.

2004 2003

MBA Director, University of Louisiana at Monroe

2003 1997

Assistant Professor of Marketing, University of Louisiana at Monroe

1998 1998

Associate Professor, Hong Kong-Shue Yan College

1996 1993

Instructor, Northeast Louisiana University

1993 1988

Instructor, Louisiana Tech

1987 1985

Director, Security Bank

1987 1972

President, Cole Chemical & Supply, Inc.

1982 1980

Director, First Federal Savings & Loan

Awards & Honors

August 2009 Dr. Henry Hu Endowed Professorship in Entrepreneurship.

Courses Taught

BMBA 5021Marketing Strategy, 2 course(s)

BMBA 5030INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, 1 course(s)

ENTR 3053Entr Marketing, 1 course(s)

MRKT 3001FUNDAMENTALS OF MARKETING, 9 course(s)

MRKT 3005PERSONAL SELLING, 23 course(s)

MRKT 3007RETAILING, 7 course(s)

MRKT 3030Entrepreneurial Mrkt, 1 course(s)

MRKT 4006BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS MARKETING, 8 course(s)