Dr. Elizabeth J. Rozell


College of Business
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
College of Business
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897


Dr. Elizabeth Rozell is the associate dean and director of the MBA program in the College of Business at Missouri State University.

She teaches courses, such as organizational behavior and management, and leadership development. Her research interests are in the areas of international entrepreneurship, emotional intelligence and small group behavior.



  • PhD, Organizational Behavior, 1992, University of Mississippi
  • MBA, Management, 1988, Missouri State University


  • Organizational Behavior and Management
  • Advanced Organization Behavior and Development
  • Leadership Development
  • Seminar in Management

Research and professional interests

  • International entrepreneurship
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Small group behavior

Awards and honors

  • Best Paper Award, Marketing Management Association Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, 2009
  • Provost Fellow in Leadership, 2008
  • Provost Incentive Fund Grant, 2007, 2009
  • Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2007
  • The Kenneth E. Meyer Professor in Management, 2006
  • Foundation Award in Teaching, Missouri State University, 2006
  • Dean’s Distinguished Research Fellow, 2004 -present

Areas of Expertise

Business Education and literacy Student affairs

Media Appearances

Missouri State University’s business program nationally recognized

Business expert Dr. Elizabeth Rozell talks about the College of Business' online programs.

Optimism, or lack thereof, can affect job performance
Springfield News - Leader

Business expert Dr. Elizabeth Rozell explains how lack of optimism can affect job performance.

Is your workplace dysfunctional?
Springfield News - Leader

Business expert Dr. Elizabeth Rozell explains what a dysfunctional work environment looks like.


Elizabeth Rozell - Professor of Management