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 2021 Office Hours

  • Monday: 2:45 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 2:45 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 2:45 p.m.–4:45 p.m.

Academic Background

  • PhD, University of Georgia, Business Administration, 1997
  • MBA, Pennsylvania State University, 1985
  • BA, Pennsylvania State University, Journalism, 1976
Class Schedule
Class Day Time
MGMT 325  MWF 1:50pm - 2:40pm 
MGMT 495H  M 5:05pm - 7:45pm
MGMT 495 W 5:05pm - 7:45pm

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"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


  • Osborne, Stephen , 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.