University of Southern California

Sharoni Little
Associate Professor of Clinical Business Communication

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

PhD, Indiana University; MA, BA, CSU-Los Angeles


Sharoni Little is an expert in management and leadership communication, organizational effectiveness, institutional diversity, and educational outcomes. Professor Little's research centers on educational and organizational leadership, cross-cultural, interpersonal, and team communication, educational outcomes and student success. She has received an award from the USC Fund for Innovative Undergraduate Teaching, two Golden Apple awards, and USC's Remarkable Woman award. An organizational consultant, executive coach, and educational/social advocate, Professor Little has presented both domestically and internationally to executives, educators, and organizations. She is a Los Angeles County Commissioner, sits on several boards of trustees, and partners with the Children's Defense Fund.


Warren, N. I., and Little, S. (2004) "Maximizing Creativity Through Diversity," Marshall Magazine.
Little, S. (1997) ""Embrowning" the Ivory Tower," Indiana University Office for Women's Affair Newsletter, 10 (4), 5.