Rocco Manzo

Senior Clinical Lecturer



Academic Background

  • M.B.A., Indiana University, Finance and Management, 1989
  • B.S., Miami University, Finance, 1986

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Senior Clinical Professor, Farmer School of Business, 2016-Present
  • Clinical Professor, Farmer School of Business, 2011-2016
  • Markley Visiting Professor, Farmer School of Business, 2008-2011
  • Manager, Human Resources (various positions), Xerox Corporation, 1989-2007

Honors & Awards

  • Richard K. Smucker Teaching Excellence Award: Outstanding Clinical Faculty Member, 2013-14


Rocco Manzo is a Senior Clinical Professor teaching courses in the areas of Human Resources and Organizational Behavior. Rocco joined the faculty of the Department of Management in the Farmer School of Business at Miami University in 2008, after an 18-year career in Human Resources with Xerox Corporation in Rochester, NY and Pittsburgh, PA. He earned his Masters of Business Administration at Indiana University in 1989 after completing his undergraduate degree in Finance at Miami in 1986. Rocco primarily teaches the Intro to Management & Leadership, and Compensation Management courses. He has also had recent experience teaching an online Management & Leadership course, as well as teaching in Europe through various Miami University study abroad programs.


  • FALL 2019
  • MGT 291 E 1:15PM-2:35PM WF FSB 2049
  • MGT 291 F 2:50PM-4:10PM WF FSB 2049
  • MGT 404 A 11:40AM-1:00PM WF FSB 2049
Rocco Manzo

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • TRF 10:00-11:15 and by appointment


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