Marvin   G.  Lovett

Professor  

Office: BMAIN 2.530
Phone: (956) 882-5818
Email: marvin.lovett@utrgv.edu

Dr. Marvin G. Lovett

  • Areas of Expertise

    • consignment auctions, consumer behavior, service learning, student diversity, reverse logistics and marketing distribution.
  • Education

    • EdD, Administration and Supervision, University of Houston, 1997
    • AA, Iowa State University, 1984
    • MBA, Business Administration, Northwest Missouri State University, 1982
    • BS, Northwest Missouri State University, 1981
  • Currently Teaching

    MARK 4384 02 - Prof Selling & Sales Manage:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    MARK 4399 02 - Marketing Strategy (Capstone):
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    MARK 3360 02 - Retailing:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Yeong Chi and Marvin Lovett. "Gaming Motivations Among American College Students," The Journal of Business and Management 12, no. 6 (May 2017): 5.

  • Marvin Lovett. "Consignment Auction Liquidation: Exploring Further International Opportunities," Laredo, Texas: 21st Annual Western Hemispheric Trade Conference, April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2017.

  • Russell Adams, Tom Coyle, Clara Downey-Adams, and Marvin Lovett. "Macro Economic Impacts on Tradeshow Goals," Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing 32, no. 5 (March 2017): 710-721.

  • Russell Adams, Tom Coyle, Clara Downey-Adams, and Marvin Lovett. "Macroeconomic Impacts on Trade Show Goals," Journal of Industrial and Business Marketing 32, no. 5 (March 2017): 710-721.

  • Marvin Lovett. "Consignment Auction Liquidation in Canada: A Field Study," Journal of International Business and Cultural Studies 10, (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2016).

  • Marvin Lovett. "“Consignment Auctions: A Proposed Optional Channel for Reverse Logistics” ," The Journal of Management and Marketing Research (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2016).

  • Marvin Lovett, Yeong Chi, "Place Attachment Among College Students Related to Community Engagement Through Service Learning," The International Journal of Education Research 10, no. 2 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2016): 12.

  • Marvin Lovett, "Who Killed John Wanamaker," The Journal of Management and Marketing Research 16, (December 2015).

  • Marvin Lovett, Irma Jones, Shamina Davis, and N Yeong. "Closing the service-learning loop: Enhancement of student resumes through the integration of service learning projects," Austin, TX: Campus to Commuity Coalition C3 Texas, Random Acts of Service by Design, 1, no. Spring 2012 May 2012: 25-30.

  • Yeong Chi and Marvin Lovett. "CONSUMER DECISION-MAKING STYLES OF HISPANIC AMERICAN COLLEGE STUDENTS MAJORING IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: A CONSUMER STYLES INVENTORY APPROACH," First Annual General Business Conference Conference Proceedings (2012): 219.



Selected Presentations


  • Marvin Lovett and Yeon Chi. "“Introduction To Trade Show Buying” ," 22nd Annual Western Hemispheric Trade Conference, Texas A&M International University A.R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business, Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric Trade, Laredo, Texas (April 2018)

  • Marvin Lovett. "“Using Guided Lecture and Service Learning To Increase Learning”," “Using Guided Lecture and Service Learning To Increase Learning" Workshop , Center for Teaching Excellence, Brownsville, Texas (March 2018)

  • Yeong Chi, Heidi Collis, Marvin Lovett, "Social Network Analysis of Business Students’ Interaction in Collaborative Learning Environments," 15th Annual UT-B Research Symposium, UT-B, Brownsville, Texas (2013)

  • Marvin Lovett and Irma Jones. "Mass production distribution: A formative evaluation update and comparative analysis on ebay and consignment auction liquidation marketing," American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences, ASBBS, Las Vegas, NV (February 2011)

  • Dianna Blankenship, Irma Jones, Marvin Lovett, and Gerald Hollier. "Assessing undergraduate business students' sensitivity to diversity issues within a miniority serving institution: Implications for continuous curriculum improvement," American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences, ASBBS, Las Vegas, NV (February 2010)

  • Marvin Lovett, Irma Jones, Dianna Blankenship, and Gerald Hollier. "Diversity awareness among a diverse business student population: insights and curriculum implications from an Hispanic American serving university," American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences, ASBBS, Las Vegas, NV (February 2010)

  • Irma Jones and Marvin Lovett. "Auction pricing: A case study assessing the price elasticity of demand based on supply and the revenue equivalence theorem," American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences, ASBBS, Las Vegas, NV (February 2009)

  • Irma Jones, Marvin Lovett, and Paul Stingley. "Quickulum: A process for quick response curriculum verification," Academic Business World International , ABC, Nashville, TN (May 2008)

  • Irma Jones, Marvin Lovett, and Dianna Blankenship. "Re-evaluating mission statements on fortune 500 websites: Accessibility, readability and purpose," American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences, ASBBS, Las Vegas, NV (February 2008)

  • Ken Kury, Irma Jones, Janna Arney, and Marvin Lovett. "Comparing effectiveness of classroom & web-based delivery methods: A quasi-experimental pilot study," Academic Business World International , ABC, Nashville, TN (February 2007)

Current Courses

MARK 4384 02 - Prof Selling & Sales Manage:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
MARK 4399 02 - Marketing Strategy (Capstone):
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
MARK 3360 02 - Retailing:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses