Dr. Marijane Hancock is an Associate Professor of Practice. Hancock is a “second-career” faculty member. Prior to teaching in Management, her career focus was in resource management and applications of computer systems in advancing business practice. From 1994-2000, Hancock put theory to practice and directed the Arctic logistics and science support activities for UNL’s Polar Ice Coring Office.
Hancock taught in the Department of Management from 2000-2006 and was awarded the Excellence in Teaching award in 2004 and 2006. She left teaching to serve as Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs and Director of Institutional Research for the University of Nebraska from 2006-2008. Prior to returning to the classroom in 2011, Hancock was Dean of Administration for the Bryan College of Health Sciences with responsibility for finance, human resources, IT and facilities.
Dr. Hancock is a graduate of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln with a bachelor’s degree in statistics, a master’s degree in animal science and a doctorate in community and human resources. She currently teaches Strategy and Business Policies.