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Faculty Detail

Faculty Detail

Virlena Crosley Associate Professor of Business

Virlena Crosley

Associate Professor of Business

Education: B.S. in Management, Linfield College (magna cum laude); MPA, Lewis and Clark College; DBA, George Fox University

TJ Day Hall 207


Virlena Crosley began teaching at Linfield in 2009, where she teaches management and accounting courses - on-campus and online. Previously, Virlena held management positions with the State of Oregon, the last of which was Director of the Employment Department. During her 5-plus years as director, she was responsible for 47 field offices across Oregon and over 1500 employees. She has also taught at other higher education institutions in either the role of adjunct instructor or visiting professor, including universities in Shanghai, China and Nurtingen, Germany. Her academic interests include workforce development, human resources management and other employment-related laws and managerial and tax accounting.

Academic Interests:
Leadership and ethics.