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Professor Eric Kolhede is a seasoned academic leader with a distinguished career in higher education spanning over four decades. Currently serving as the Chair of the Department of Marketing and Communication Department in the School of Economics and Business Administration since September 2022. Kolhede brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his role. His commitment to academic excellence is evident through his prior tenure as Chair of the Undergraduate Department of Business Administration at Saint Mary’s College from 2001 to 2011. Kolhede's dedication to fostering learning environments extends beyond his current institution, having also served as an Assistant Professor at Holy Names University from 1978 to 1981. Throughout his career, Kolhede has consistently demonstrated a passion for education and a talent for leadership, leaving a lasting impact on the academic communities he serves.

Contact Information

Phone: 925-286-0878

Mail: P.M.B. 4230

Related documents

Education/Academic qualification

Ph.D. Business Administration, Golden Gate University

… → 1984

MBA, Santa Clara University

… → 1974

BA, Economics, Santa Clara University

… → 1972

External positions

Faculty Member, Holy Names University

Jan 1 1978Jan 1 1981


  • Business
  • Marketing