University of Southern California

Sky Marsen
Associate Professor of Clinical Management Communication

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

Ph.D., Monash University; MA, University of Paris-Sorbonne


Sky Marsen, Ph.D., has extensive educational and professional experience in management communication, with an emphasis on cross-cultural communication. She has taught business writing and communication subjects internationally, including in New Zealand, the United States and Hong Kong, and was a visiting professor at the California Institute of Technology. Author of the textbook Professional Writing, Sky previously has been the Director of Research, and, more recently, the Director of the Writing Program at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. She received her Ph.D. in Communication and Linguistics from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, and her Masters in Information and Communication Studies from the University of Paris-Sorbonne, France.