Professor of Economics, Chair of the Department of Marketing, and Director of International Business Programs
Southeast Missouri State University
Willie Redmond earned a Ph.D. in economics and an MBA from the University of South Carolina. He has taught at Southeast Missouri State University for 25 years, where he is currently a professor of economics and the chair of the Department of Marketing. He is active with international business study abroad programs and has led over 35 study abroad tours. He has also taught international business and economics courses in Finland, Germany, and the Netherlands. At Southeast Missouri State, he teaches international economics, as well as the graduate and undergraduate “capstone” business administration courses in strategic management. Redmond has participated in several American Democracy Project (ADP) programs, including the Global Engagement Initiative and the Global Civic Literacy Initiative. He has served on the ADP Steering Committee since 2020 and served a term as chair of that group during the 2022–23 session.