Dr. Joette Wisnieski

  • Dr Joette Wisnieski Professor

    Eberly, 308-A 
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania

    If unable to reach me by the number listed above, please call 724-357-2535 to speak with the department secretary, or leave a message.

    Fall 2018 Office Hours

    • Monday: 11:00 a.m.–Noon
    • Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.–Noon; 2:00–3:00 p.m.
    • Friday: 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

    Academic Background

    • PhD, University of Georgia, Business Administration, 1997
    • MBA, Pennsylvania State University, 1985
    • BA, Pennsylvania State University, Journalism, 1976
    Fall 2018 Class Schedule
    Class  Day
    MGMT 325-B01/NB1 MWF
    ECB 411      
    MGMT 495-H015:05–7:45 ECB 311 
    MGMT 495-001
    MW 3:35–4:50 ECB 121

    Eberly Featured Article

    “As she sits in Eberly 308A, Dr. Joette Wisnieski helps students with their advising with a smile on her face, her curly hair akin to her bubbly personality. Her academic and professional careers may not have begun in the business field, but through a series of events, she ended up with a doctorate in business administration.” (...Read More)

    Noted Publications


    • Stephen Osborne, J. Wisnieski, R. Soni, P. Bharadwaj, and E. Palmer, A Profile of Small Business Owners in Rural Pennsylvania and their Awareness of Publically Funded Business Assistance Programs   Entrepreneurial Executive (EE)  In publication.
    • Ali, Abbas and Joette Wisnieski.  Consumerism and Ethical Attitude: An Empirical Study.   International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management.  2010, v. 3, no. 1. 36-46.
    • Ali, Abbas and Joette Wisnieski.  Global Domination or Global Leadership: An Analytical Perspective.   Journal of International Business Disciplines. November 2009, v.4, no. 1.  36-53
    • Wisnieski, Joette and Ramesh Soni.  Strategic Alliance Choice: Usefulness of Proposed Theories.  Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship, July 2004, v. 9, no. 3, 74-90.
    • Mohammed, Amin, Amin M. Hassan, Joette Wisnieski. Spirituality in the Workplace: A Literature Review. Journal of Global Competitiveness, 2001, v. 9, no. 1, 644-651.

    Technical Report

    • Examination of Small Business Owners in Rural Pa prepared for and accepted by the Center for Rural Pennsylvania.  April 2010

    Book Chapters

    • Ali, A. and J. Wisnieski.  Consumerism and Ethical Attitude: An Empirical Study.   Chapter in forthcoming book.  Islamic Economics edited by Shafiq Alvi, March 15, 2013, Routledge.
    • Wisnieski, J. An Overview of Managing Business in Sport. Chapter in forthcoming book, Business in Sports edited by Richard Hsaio.