Southeast Missouri State University

Department of Management and Marketing




Contact Information:
Office: Dempster Hall 208

Semester 2018 Office Hours: 

Monday, 1 to 4 PM,

Wednesday, 11 AM to noon, 2 to 4 PM;

Friday, 1 to 3 PM,

and by appointment

On-Campus Mailstop: 5875

Office Telephone: (573) 651-2923
FAX: (573) 651-2909
Postal Mailing Address: 
Harrison College of Business, MS5875
Southeast Missouri State University

One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701


John Cherry (D.B.A., Southern Illinois University, 1996) is Professor of Marketing at Southeast Missouri State University, having joined the faculty at Southeast in Fall 2000. His professional experience is in banking, secondary marketing, real estate lending and other service sector areas.

John earned his undergraduate degree - Bachelor of Fine Arts - at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he majored in studio art and humanities. He earned the MBA degree at Eastern Illinois University in 1990.

Since completing his doctoral studies at Southern Illinois, he has pursued research in ethical decision-making in marketing, as well as the broad area of not-for-profits in marketing, with special emphasis on the issues facing arts organizations. His research has been published in Journal of Business Research, Journal of Business Ethics, Marketing Management Journal, Marketing Education Review, Journal for the Advancement of Marketing Education*, Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management, Academy of Marketing Studies Journal, Academy of Educational Leadership Journal, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, as well as numerous regional, national and international proceedings.

*article won the
Interpretive Simulations 2010 Journal for Advancement of Marketing Education Article of the Year award.

In 2003, and again in 2007, John Cherry earned the Harrison College of Business Copper Dome award for research, and in 2004-2005, Dr. Cherry earned the "Students' Choice" award for teaching excellence. In 2010, Dr. Cherry was awarded the R. Ferrell Ervin Award for Excellence in Teaching by the Student Government of Southeast Missouri State University.

In March 2012, Dr. Cherry was named "Fellow" of the Marketing Management Association.

In May 2014, Dr, Cherry was recognized as Outstanding M.B.A. Faculty for 2013-2014.


Learn more about the Marketing Management Association.


Spring 2018 Teaching Schedule:

  11:00 AM to 12:15 PM, Tuesday and Thursday, DH126 mk341 public relations  
  2:00 to 3:15 PM,
Tuesday and Thursday,
mk345 business research  
online ba651 strategic marketing (mba)
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  Also, Dr. Cherry is the Chapter Advisor for the
Southeast Missouri State University Collegiate DECA chapter of the Harrison College of Business, also known as the Marketing Club.
Check it out by clicking the link on the right.





Courses Taught Previously:  

MK301 Principles of Marketing     MK343 Advertising & Promotion
MK341 Public Relations     UI400 Business and Ethics
MK355 Internet Marketing     MK345 Business Research
BA651 Marketing Strategy     International Marketing
Marketing Management     Retail Management
Small Business     Consumer Behavior
Business Communication

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