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Courtney Cothren

Associate Teaching Professor
414 Cornell Hall

700 Tiger Avenue
Columbia, MO 65211

Courtney Cothren is an Associate Teaching Professor in the Marketing Department at the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business, University of Missouri. She has received teaching excellence awards at Mizzou and at Stephens College where she previously taught. Cothren's professional experience includes retail consulting and work as a buyer and merchandise planner of menswear for a private label retail company. Cothren teaches undergraduate courses in Consumer Behavior, Retail Marketing, Procurement Processes, and Problems in Marketing. She also teaches Advanced Marketing Management in the execMBA program.


EdD: Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, University of Missouri, 2022; MBA, Stephens College, 2008; BS: Fashion Marketing/Management, Stephens College, 2000


MU: Raymond F. and Mary A. O'Brien Teaching Award, 2019; Stephens: Century Candle Award, 2014; Recipient of the Distinguished Teaching Award, 2011