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Julia E. Blose, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Address: J.C. Long, Room 330
Office Hours: T-R: 12:15-1:30 pm, 3:00-3:45 pm; W: 3:00-4:00 pm; and by appointment
Phone: 843.953.7659
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Dr. Julie Blose joined the College of Charleston faculty in 1999.  She completed her Ph.D. in marketing from Florida State University after earning a master’s degree in mathematics at the University of West Florida and a B.S. in marketing from Florida State University. 

In the School of Business, she has served as the Chair of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management.  She currently teaches in both the undergraduate and MBA programs primarily in the areas of consumer behavior and marketing research.  Her current research interests include research methods, marketing communications and pro-social consumer behavior.  Her publications have appeared in outlets such as Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, the Journal of Vacation Marketing, Health Marketing Quarterly and the Quality Management Journal.


Florida State University - Tallahassee, Florida
Ph.D., Marketing/Statistics, 2000

University of West Florida - Pensacola, Florida
M.A., Applied Mathematics, 1994

Florida State University - Tallahassee, Florida
B.S., Marketing, 1992

Courses Taught

  • MKTG 302 Marketing Concepts  
  • MKTG 329 Consumer Behavior  
  • MKTG 330 Marketing Research  
  • DSCI 232  Business Statistics     
  • HONS 394 Honors Business Research Methods                       

Honors and Awards

  • College of Charleston Faculty Research and Development Committee Research Grant, Summer 2007.
  • Phi Eta Sigma member
  • Phi Kappa Phi member
  • National Honor Society member


Frash, R., Blose, J., Norman, W. and M. Patience. (forthcoming). Healthy Parks, Happy People: An Exploratory Study of a County Park System. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration. 

Delaurell, R., Birkel, C. and Blose, J. (Spring 2016). Blurred Lines: Students' Perception of Twitter in the Classroom: #profsBware, Journal of Legal Studies in Business, (20).

Blose, J. E., Mack, R. W. and Pitts, R. E., (scheduled for print, 2015), The Influence of Message Framing on Hotel Guests' Linen-Reuse Intentions, Cornell Hospitality Quarterly,  Cornell Hospitality Quarterly 1938965514556480, first published on November 5, 2014 as doi:10.1177/1938965514556480. Also featured on the SAGE management blog – Management INK

Pitts, R. E., Blose, J.E., and Mack, R.W. (2014)  “Exploring the Characteristics of Top Not-for-Profit Websites.”  MIS Review: An International Journal.  Vol. 19, No. 2, pgs. 15-39.

Refereed Conference Presentations

Mack, Rhonda W., Blose, Julia E. and Tanya MacLaurin, “Segmenting the Culinary Tourist Market:  An American and Australian Comparison” presented at the 2009 Oxford Business & Economics Conference held at Oxford University, June 24-26.