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 Lecturer, 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
  • Farmer School of Business Service Excellence Award, 2019-20


Rocco Manzo is a Senior Clinical Lecturer and Chief Departmental Advisor in the Department of Management in the Farmer School of Business at Miami University. He teaches courses in Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, Compensation & Benefits, and Talent Acquisition & Development, and has led numerous study abroad programs. He has won the Richard K. Smucker Teaching Excellence Award for Farmer School clinical faculty as well as the Farmer School Service Excellence Award. Prior to his academic career, he held numerous positions during an 18-year career within the Human Resource function at Xerox. He earned his MBA in 1989 from Indiana University (Bloomington) and his B.S. in Finance from Miami University in 1986.


  • SPRING 2023
  • MGT 291 G MW 1:15PM-2:35PM FSB 0028
  • MGT 291 H MW 2:50PM-4:10PM FSB 0028
  • MGT 291 I MW 4:25PM-5:45PM FSB 0028
  • MGT 406 A MW 11:40AM-1:00PM FSB 1035
Rocco Manzo

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • MW 10-11:15, T 11-12:30 & by apt.


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