Alumni Association Distinguished Research in the Social Sciences and Business Award
Dr. Royne Stafford, who earned her doctorate in 1993 at The University of Georgia,
joined the faculty of the Fogelman College of Business & Economics in 2001 and was
promoted to full professor in 2004. Her extraordinary advancement was possible only
through her truly distinguished research and scholarship.
Marla Royne Stafford
In her field of advertising research in marketing services, Dr. Royne Stafford has
gained national recognition not only for her numerous publications and journals, but
more notably for the impact of her work in the field.
A senior scholar in the field, Dr. Marla Royne Stafford has demonstrated a long-term
and sustained record of academic accomplishment that has made a difference in the