Rob Simon is Associate Professor of Practice in the Marketing Department. He has taught full time in the Marketing Department since 2008. He currently teaches Marketing Principles, Retailing, Marketing Management, and a Special Project Class with Union Pacific at the undergraduate level and Managerial Marketing at the graduate Level.
Mr. Simon serves as co-advisor of the American Marketing Association (AMA) Collegiate Chapter at UNL. He is also Collegiate Relations Chair for Professional Chapter of AMA in Lincoln. In 2007 he was awarded Faculty Advisor of the year for the National AMA. He serves on the undergraduate education and general committee for the college. He has also served on several search committees in the department and university wide and on a university wide committee on International students. In 2015 Mr. Simon was recognized for outstanding contribution to students by the UNL Parents Association. Mr. Simon has published and presented articles on teaching.
Previously Mr. Simon was President and CEO of a retail apparel company. He also was in management for an e-commerce company and is the owner of a surplus inventory company.