Miriam Rothman, Ph.D.

Professor of Management
Miriam Rothman, Ph.D.
(619) 260-4856
Office Location
Olin Hall 224
  • Ph.D. University of Washington, Human Resource Management
  • M.S. San Diego State University, Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • B.A. The City University of New York, Psychology (magna cum laude)
Areas of Expertise

Selected Publications

  • Don't take me out of the ballgame, Journal of Applied Case Research
  • Business School Internships: Sources and Resources, Psychological Reports
  • Business Students' EvaIuation of their Internship, Psychological Reports
  • Lessons Learned: Advice for Employers From Interns, Journal of Education for Business
  • Girls Occupational Aspirations Over Thirty Years, Sex Roles: A Journal of Research


Miriam Rothman, professor of Management and former co-director of the Internship Program in the School of Business Administration, was awarded a 2004-2005 University Professorship in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the University of San Diego where she teaches courses in Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, and Executive Career Development at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Rothman’s scholarship can best be described as applied research in order to increase awareness of individual differences, cultural differences, and strategic initiatives that improve performance through respectful treatment of employees. Her publications have been both broad and varied including: empirical research, qualitative research, book chapters, cases, experiential activities, and media production. She is also senior editor of Industrial Relations Around the World, an international book of readings. In addition to her teaching and research, Rothman works with individuals as well as large and small organizations in the public and private sectors as a Human…