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Felisa J. Parris, M.L.S.

felisa.parris@marquette.edu

Education

  • Marquette University
    • Interdisciplinary Ph.D., Doctoral Student, Disciplines: Business, Education & Leadership - Corporate University Partnerships
    • Master in Leadership Studies (M.L.S.), General Track Leadership, 2009
  • Cardinal Stritch University
    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.), Finance, 2006
  • American Institute of Banking, General Banking Diploma, 2003

Courses Taught / Teaching

  • HOPR 1953 - Leadership and Service (Undergraduate Honors Program)
  • LEDR 6005 - Self-Leadership
  • LEDR 6030 - Qualitative Research Methods (Graduate co-teaching)

 

Professional Experience

  • Graduate Assistant, Marquette University, 2009-2010
  • Business Analyst, M&I Bank (Bank of Montreal-BMO), 2006-2010
  • Product Representative, Metavante Corporation (subsidiary of M&I Bank), Electronic Merchant, 2003-2006
  • Executive Director, LEAD/U.W.I.C. for Non-Profits, 1997-2003

Research Interests

  • Corporate University Partnerships
  • Academic Achievement
  • Transformational Leadership and Student Advocacy
  • Interdisciplinary Education

Professional Development

  • Integral Publishing, Intern, 2012-2014
  • Certificate of Completion, E-teaching, Marquette University Center for Teaching and Learning, 2012
  • Preparing Future Faculty, Marquette University, 2010-2012
  • Future Milwaukee Leadership Program, Marquette University, 2009-2010
  • Leadership Experience Action Program (LEAP), M&I Bank, 2006

Publications

  • Integral Leadership Review, March 2013
    • Book Review - Faisal Hoque. The Power of Convergence: Linking Business Strategies and Technology Decision to Create Sustainable Success

Marquette University Committees

  • University Committee
    • Institutional Review Board (IRB)
  • College of Professional Studies
    • Assessment Committee
    • Curriculum Committee

Professional Organizations

  • American Educational Research Association, Member
  • Association of Leadership Educators (ALE), Member
  • Independence First, Board Member
  • International Leadership Association (ILA), Member
  • National Academic Advising Association (NACADA), Member
  • Wisconsin Academic Advising Association (WACADA), Member

Conferences / Panels

  • Marquette University Leadership Panel - Diversity, 2010
  • International Leadership Association (ILA)
    • Presenter: Emerging Scholars, Montreal, Canada, 2013
    • Presenter: Corporate University Partnerships, Colorado, 2012
    • Emerging Scholars Forum, London, UK, 2011
    • Business Case Competition - 2nd Place, London, 2011
    • Emerging Scholars Forum, Boston, 2010

Awards / Honors

  • Golden Roses Recipient - Marquette University, 2013
  • Women Who Beat the Odds - Education Honoree
  • Every Child Matters Conference -Kenosha School District
  • Rotary Leadership Scholarship, Finalist
  • Proclamation, Mayor Norquist - Service Award
  • Proclamation, Governor Doyle - Service Award
  • Five-Year Service Award - M&I Bank

 


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P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3153 or (800) 793-6450, extension 2
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