Dr. Vincent W. Smith

Department Chair | Professor

Dr. Vincent W. Smith
615-898-2192
(615) 898-5438
Room N429C, Business & Aerospace Building (BAS)
MTSU Box 160, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • Ed.D., Vanderbilt University (1994)
  • M.B.E., Middle Tennessee State University (1985)
  • B.S., Middle Tennessee State University (1984)

Biography

Dr. Vincent W. Smith, Professor and Chair, Department of Marketing, serves as the coordinator and liaison for the business component of the MS-PS program. Dr. Smith received his B.S. and M.B.E. degrees in business education from Middle Tennessee State University and his Ed.D. degree from Vanderbilt University. Dr. Smith joined the MTSU business education faculty in 1985. He is actively involved in the business education community on local, state, and national levels. He has served as Presiden...

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Dr. Vincent W. Smith, Professor and Chair, Department of Marketing, serves as the coordinator and liaison for the business component of the MS-PS program. Dr. Smith received his B.S. and M.B.E. degrees in business education from Middle Tennessee State University and his Ed.D. degree from Vanderbilt University. Dr. Smith joined the MTSU business education faculty in 1985. He is actively involved in the business education community on local, state, and national levels. He has served as President of the Tennessee Business Education Association, a member of the Delta Pi Epsilon National Publications Committee, Section editor for the Business Education Forum, Associate Editor for the Journal of Research in Business Education, Co-Sponsor of the Gamma Eta local chapter, and served from 1997-2005 as a teacher educator with the Tennessee Department of Education, Division of Career and Technical Education, consulting with State staff and state middle and high school business teachers in the areas of teacher licensure, certification, and professional development.

In 2006, Dr. Smith became a Certified Online Instructor. As such, Dr. Smith teaches several classes online in the Marketing Department and through Regents Online Campus Collaborative (ROCC) in addition to his face-to-face classes. He has also designed and delivered numerous professional development seminars related to business education and technology. He has also published in the areas of court reporting, business education, office management, and technology.

Dr. Smith has been recognized at the university level as the recipient of the 2007 Distinguished Educator in Distance Learning Award from MTSU, the 2007 Tennessee Business Education Association Postsecondary Business Teacher of the Year Award, and the 2010-2011 MTSU Outstanding Achievement in Instructional Technology Award.

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