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Department of Marketing and International Business

Better together, better tomorrow

The Marketing Department at the UW Foster School of Business is a collaborative group of thought leaders making its home in the backyard of one of the world’s most vibrant economies. Through a thought leadership approach and commitment to continued excellence, our faculty is dedicated to developing expertise and driving insight into tomorrow’s world of commerce and communication.

The Seattle connection

The Marketing Department resides in a city that plays home to the headquarters of Amazon, Nordstrom, Starbucks, Qualtrics, Tableau, and countless other innovative companies. A wealth of opportunities, mentorship, and career-building experiences lay just two light rail stops from Husky Stadium, making the the Foster community well positioned for:

  • Access to rich data for academic inquiry
  • Inspiration for cutting edge research
  • Collaborations with leading practitioners
  • Excellent job placements for students

Foster goes global

Undergraduate students can concentrate their international studies through the Certificate of International Studies in Business (CISB) program.

Students can also take advantage of Foster global programs such as studying or working abroad, business competitions, and more while at the Foster School.

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Foster PhD Alumni Spotlight: Chethana Achar, PhD ’19

Collectively, the marketing department at Foster has shaped the future of the field of marketing by training the next generation of top scholars. Recent job placements include Kellogg School of Management, Cornell Tech, and University of Miami, and Indiana University. The…

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