Susan Lantz

Susan Jennings Lantz, Ph.D.


Teaching Assistant Professor


  • Ph.D., English, West Virginia University
  • M.A., English, West Virginia University
  • B.A., English, West Virginia University

Office#: 206
T: 304.293.0667

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Susan Jennings Lantz is the Director of the BLRC and an Assistant Professor of Marketing. She teaches BCOR 199: Introduction to Business and BCOR 185: Building the Business Mindset for the College. Lantz earned her Ph.D. in English at WVU with an emphasis in Cultural Studies.

Before coming to the WVU College of Business and Economics, she spent 22 years working in various areas of the University, including holding positions as the Assistant Director of Student Employment in the Division of Human Resources, the Associate Director of Career Services in Student Affairs, and as the Parent Advocate in the Office of the President. Her professional interests include assimilation and retention of first year students, intergenerational communication in the workplace, and business communication. In 2011 she was awarded WVU's Mary Catherine Buswell Award for her service and advancement of women at WVU and the Morgantown Community.