Joshua Coleman

Joshua Coleman
Assistant Professor

Academic Interests

  • Consumer behavior

  • Advertising research

  • Social enterprises

  • Nonprofit marketing

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

  • Ten refereed journal publications
  • 17 conference proceedings and special presentations
  • Best Paper award in the Promotions track at the 2016 Society for Marketing Advances

Previous Experience

  • Graduate Assistant, University of Memphis (2013 – 2017)
  • Admissions Counselor, Western Kentucky University (2010 – 2013)
  • Inventory Technician, LifeWay Christian Resources (2010)


Nashville, TN


  • Reading
  • Rock climbing and bouldering
  • Spending time with wife and 16-month old daughter

Future Goals and Aspirations

Receive tenure and travel the world.

Life Outside the University

  • Wife (Jill), daughter (Lily)
  • Serving with church
  • Reading in a hammock
  • Scaling the warped wall for American Ninja Warrior training