Assistant Professor / Director, MBA and Graduate Programs
Mark Staton is an Assistant Professor of Marketing and Director of the MBA and Graduate Programs for the College of Business & Economics at Western Washington University. He earned his PhD in Marketing from the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington. His research interests include consumer psychology, ethical standards of judgment, digital marketing, pedagogy and consumer culture theory.
In addition to his academic work, he has significant professional experience in advertising and product management.
He holds an MBA in Marketing from Boston University and a BA in History (concentration in Southern United States) from the University of Virginia.
In January of 2017, Mark became the Director of the MBA and graduate programs at the College of Business and Economics and in April of 2017, he received the university's Excellence in Teaching Award.