Albers is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. As of July 2014, less than five percent of the world’s business schools and less than one third of U.S. business schools have achieved business accreditation from AACSB.
Jennifer Marrone is an associate professor in the Department of Management at Seattle University. She received her PhD in Organizational Behavior from the University of Maryland, College Park and her BS in Accountancy from Villanova University. Dr. Marrone's teaching interests include principles of management, managing work teams, and managing people. Her current research examines team processes and performance, including team leadership and team strategies for managing critical stakeholder relationships. Her research has recently been published in top-tiered management journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, the Journal of Management, and the Human Resource Management Journal. She is also a Certified Public Accountant with over 5 years of professional experience in financial accounting, auditing, and business advisory services at KPMG, LLP, serving clients such as BMW of North America, Inc., Minolta Corporation, Siemens Cerberus Division, Inc., and United American Energy Corporation. Dr. Marrone’s research collaborations have involved organizations such as Washington Mutual, KPMG, LLP, The Boeing Company, and The Robert H. Smith School of Business Consulting Program. She is also an active member in the Academy of Management. When not teaching or doing research, she enjoys hiking, spending time with her husband, son, and two dogs, and training for triathlons.