Kathleen D Rennie

Clinical Assistant Professor

Marketing and Public Relations

  • BA, Rutgers University
  • MA, Seton Hall University
  • PHD, Seton Hall University
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Kathleen Donohue Rennie is Chair/Clinical Faculty of Integrated Marketing and Communications, Division of Programs in Business, NYU School of Professional Studies.

Kathy is a unique combination of integrated marketing and communication practitioner, faculty member and academic leader.

With 25+ years of professional experience through her consulting firm, Kathy has researched, developed and implemented strategic integrated marketing and communication campaigns for a broad range of clients, including those in pharmaceutical, healthcare, education, banking, technology, energy, business-to-business, and more.

Kathy has shared and extended her professional experience at several universities, where she has set the strategic direction for academic programs in alignment with marketplace expectations for two decades and at three levels of higher education – undergraduate, graduate and doctoral. 

Before coming to NYU, Kathy served as Chair of the Marketing Department and Associate Professor in the NJCU School of Business for nine years. At NJCU, she also taught strategic communication and mentored doctoral dissertations in NJCU’s doctoral program in National Security Studies. Prior to NJCU, Kathy led Seton Hall University’s undergraduate public relations education program for 20 years, advancing it to become one of the best public relations programs in the region.

Kathy’s service on several international boards and committees underscores her commitment to improving and diversifying the practice of and education for integrated marketing, communication and related fields.