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Department of Marketing and Management

Dr. James Brown

Dr. James Brown

Title: Associate Professor of Human Resource Management
Department: Department of Management & Marketing
Building: BUS 130
Phone: 903.565.5585


Ph.D. University of Illinois
MA Western Illinois University
BA Western Illinois University

Teaching and Research Interests

Professor Browne’s teaching interests lie within the field of Human Resource Management where he specializes in compensation management and industrial relations management. His research and publication has focused on applied Human Resource Management, cross-cultural business studies, and pedagogy.


  • Manpower Planner/Program Evaluation Specialist for the Illinois Governor’s Office
  • Proprietor of a Bed & Breakfast in Central Illinois
  • Partner in an Aerobics Exercise and Tae Kwon Do studio
  • Licensed as a Realtor/Real Estate Broker and owner of J.H. Browne Realty
  • National Research Council (NRC) Senior Research Associate working in the Motivation and Stress Research Section within the Division of Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sam Walton Fellow at Colorado State University-Pueblo for 5 consecutive years
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo Faculty Senate President for 4 consecutive terms
  • Emeritus Professor of Management at Colorado State University-Pueblo
  • Associate Broker with Costa Rica Property Sales – Managing Broker in Jaco Beach, Costa Rica

At the present time Professor Browne is teaching online from Costa Rica and looks forward to travelling back to the Tyler campus several times during the academic year to meet his online students face-to-face at the beginning and ending of each semester.

Curriculum Vitae