Nicholls wins distinguished scholar award

Jeananne Nicholls, Slippery Rock University associate professor of business, has been named the American Marketing Association of Pittsburgh's 2016 Distinguished Educator. She will be honored at a Dec. 8 luncheon.

Nicholls, who has been at SRU since 2011, was chosen from among a group of her peers for her teaching and advisement work with SRU's student chapter of the American Marketing Association. Nicholls earned an MBA from Duquesne University ('91) and a DBA from Kennesaw State University ('12).

The American Marketing Association is a professional association for marketing professionals with more than 30,000 members. It has 76 professional chapters and 250 collegiate chapters across the United States.