School of Business


Associate Professor, Marketing
ext. 7035
Office Location: Partridge Hall 212B

DR. JOHNSON joins Montclair Business School’s Marketing Department from the University of Hartford. Previously Dr. Johnson also worked at Northeastern University (Boston, MA) and Emory University (Atlanta, GA).  He has a Ph.D. in Marketing from the London Business School (U.K.) and a M.S. in Marketing from Penn State University.  Dr. Johnson’s research interests are in the areas of financial services, healthcare marketing, consumer trust, e-business, and customer relationship management (CRM).  His research has been published in the Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, The Journal of Business Research, the Journal of Interactive Marketing, the Journal of Psychology & Marketing, Industrial Marketing Management and the International Journal of Bank Marketing, among others.  Dr. Johnson sits on the editorial Board of the Journal of Interactive Marketing.   He has won several awards including Best Overall Paper Award for the 2011 Summer Marketing Educator’s Conference for his research on Virtual Healthcare Communities.  Dr. Johnson teaches services marketing and marketing strategy in the undergraduate and MBA programs.


Assistant Professor, Information and Operations Management
ext. 3512
Office Location: Partridge Hall 327

DR. MAMONOV received his Doctor of Philosophy in Business at The Graduate Center, City University of New York.  His research focuses on privacy, intellectual property rights and other factors which affect the sustainability of information exchanges across different contexts which include social networking sites, mobile applications and health management systems. He is also a serial entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of MintFinder, a B2B Big Data analytics platform, which performs real-time clickstream analysis and translates behavioral insights into personalized product recommendations. His research has been published in Communications of the Association of Information Systems and in the proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems and the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.


Assistant Professor, Marketing

Office Location: Partridge Hall

DR. MANN will join the University in Spring 2015.She received her Ph.D. from the Auburn University, in May 2012. Her dissertation research was focused on International Retailing and Consumer Behavior, specifically examining consumer response towards foreign brands and modern retail formats within the context of an emerging Eastern economy – India. She joins MSU from Old Dominion University-Norfolk, where she was a faculty member for two years. She has published and delivered presentations on topics including international retailing, experiential retailing, and corporate social responsibility. Her teaching area includes retail management, global sourcing, and global retailing.

Assistant Professor, Information and Operations Management
ext. 3513
Office Location: Partridge Hall 334

DR. PATEL joins the University as an assistant professor of IOM department at the business school. Prior to joining Montclair State, he finished his Ph.D. from the Stern school of NYU. He has taught an undergraduate class of operations at the Stern school. His dissertation thesis is essays on innovation and revenue management. His research interests broadly spans supply chain and innovation management, and business analytics. He is particularly interested in applied probability, game theory, and economics methodology that is employed in business analytics problems. He is very excited to join the Montclair state to pursue his teaching and research goals and contribute to the community in ways he can.


Associate Professor, Management
ext. 3255
Office Location: Partridge Hall 336

DR. THIRUMALAITHATTAI received his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a specialization in management from the W.P Carey College of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.   He joins MSU from University of Houston-Victoria where he worked as a faculty member of management for the past 10 years and most recently as an associate professor of management.   He has strong teaching and research interests in the areas of human resource management, organizational behavior, leadership, business ethics and cross-cultural management.   At the University of Houston-Victoria he received the Business Week award for teaching excellence and Partnership Professor award for overall faculty excellence. Dr. Selvarajan has extensive research experience and his research has been published in top management journals such as the Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Vocational Behavior, Journal of  Occupational and Organizational Psychology and   International Journal of Human Resource Management.