Dr. Keith G. Brown

Vice President, External


Keith Brown Keith G. Brown PhD is currently responsible for Cape Breton University's External Department, comprised of Communications and Public Relations as well as Fundraising, Alumni Relations and CBU Global. He currently holds the Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies. He also serves as a member of the University's Executive as well as Senior Management Group.

Prior to this position, Dr. Brown served as Associate Vice-President, Development; Dean and Managing Director of Economic and Technological Innovation and Dean of Extension and Community Affairs within the Cape Breton University community.

Beyond his career in higher education, he has held the positions of Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, Enterprise Cape Breton Corporation and Vice-President of Industrial Development with the Cape Breton Development Corporation.

Throughout his career, Dr. Brown has presented a wide range of academic papers and served as a guest speaker and panelist on economic development issues, clustering, marketing and Cultural Tourism and Aboriginal Economic Development.

He has obtained a B.B.A. from StFX University, a B.B.Ed. from Saint Mary’s University, an M.B.A.-Marketing from City University, and a Ph.D. Marketing from the University of Bradford.


Dr.Keith G. Brown, PhD
Vice President, External
Purdy Crawford Chair in Aboriginal Business Studies
Associate Professor of Marketing
Cape Breton University
Telephone:902- 563-1859
Email: Keith_Brown@cbu.ca


MBA Program

International Marketing 6228 Winter 2012

Course Outline 6228 (MS Word)