Dr. Cristina I. Marine is a Lead Faculty/Area Chair with the University of Phoenix [UOPX]. Her areas of specialization include strategic planning and implementation, leadership, global business management, global business strategies, managing across cultures, and public administration institutions and processes.
Alum Dr. Jermani "Felicia" Thompson presented a research paper titled “The Latina’s Long Game to Succeed in U.S. Financial Services Despite Social Class Bias”. This work is based on her dissertation that investigated female project managers readiness and capabilities in leadership in the financial industry. Her dissertaion measured managers' formal and informal trainings of tacit and implicit knowledge. Dr. Thomspon graduated from SAS in 2017 from the DMIST program and has since been pro-actively pursuing publication opportunities.