University of Southern California

Sandra Chrystal
Vice Dean for Online Education, Chief Information Officer, & Professor of Clinical Management Communication

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

Phone: 
213-740-5011
Education: 
PhD, MA, University of Notre Dame; BS, Miami University

Overview

Sandra Chrystal teaches management communication classes focused on technology-enhanced and community-based learning. She has received USC's Teaching with Technology and Teaching Has No Boundaries awards, and Marshall's Evan C. Thompson Teaching and Learning Innovation award and the Dean's Award for Community. As Vice Dean, she leads Marshall's efforts in online and executive education and oversees the school's Centers of Excellence and academic information services. She previously served as Director of the Center for Management Communication. Before joining USC, she taught at Clayton State University, Georgia Tech, and Notre Dame, worked in corporate marketing, and owned her own business.

Research

NUDGING ACADEMIC BOUNDARIES 2009
Technology Leverages Collaboration 2008
Review of "Why Business People Speak Like Idiots" 2005
Articles on Edith Wharton, Henry James, Mary Woostonecraft, and Theodore Dreiser 2002
Edith Wharton: Matters of Mind and Spirit 1996
No (Wo)man's Zone: German and American Women Writers, Artists, and Musicians 1994
Review of the DeBartolo Hall Technologies 1994