George Mason UniversitySchool of Business
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Plotnick, Jeremy

Focus:Teaching Focused Faculty
Academic Unit:Business Foundations
Positions:Assistant Professor, Director of Minor Programs
Office Location:Enterprise Hall 132
Office Hours:By Appointment Only
Research Interests:

Fake News / Misinformation and Corporate Reputation
Trust and Corporate Communications
Evolving Trends in Stakeholder Communications


PhD - International Relations, Northern Illinois University
MBA - Rugters Graduate School of Management, Rutgers University
BA - Political Science, Rutgers University


Jeremy E. Plotnick, Term Assistant Professor, teaches four sections of BUS 100, 103, and 200 per semester.  

Prior to his work in academia he worked in international communications consulting, public affairs and public relations for over 20 years, where he provided counsel to clients in the areas of corporate communications, issues management, change management, and organizational communications.  Additionally, he has been involved in multiple crisis communication programs, as well as the development and execution of training programs in media relations and crisis communications.

Dr. Plotnick has held management positions at Burson-Marsteller, Wilson-McHenry Company and Aziam Burson-Marsteller (B-M’s affiliate in Thailand), and as the Regional Public Affairs and Communications Manager at Coca-Cola (Thailand) Limited.  He holds a BA in political science from Rutgers University, a MA and PhD in international relations from Northern Illinois University and a MBA in marketing from Rutgers University’s Graduate School of Management.