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Shelbyville, TN 37160
(931) 684-5588

MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE

  • 1975 - present. President and owner, Morna Conway, Inc. t/a The Conway Group: strategic planning, publications consulting, marketing, advertising, communications.
  • 1992 - 1994 Editor-in-Chief, Professional Publishing Update: bimonthly newsletter published by W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia, PA.
  • 1987 - 1989 Senior Vice President, Marketing, University Support Services, Inc., Washington, DC: non-profit organization providing financial services to the academic community
  • 1983 Vice President, Marketing, EPS Group, Baltimore, MD: electronic publishing services
  • 1971 - 1975 Sales Promotion Manager, Williams & Wilkins, A Division of Waverly Inc., Baltimore, MD: medical and science publishing

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • University of Maryland, College Park, Ph.D. (Higher Education Planning, Policy and Administration) 1986
  • Loyola College in Maryland, M.Ed. (Admin.) 1980
  • University of Edinburgh, Scotland, Diploma in General Linguistics 1967
  • University of Edinburgh M.A. (Hons.) 1966

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 1986 - present. Adjunct Assistant Professor, Loyola College, Baltimore
    Teach graduate courses in:
  • Human Relations
  • Organization Development
  • Leadership in Modern Organizations
  • Research Methodology
  • Organizational Behavior
  • 1987 Western Maryland College
    Undergraduate Course in Public Relations
  • 1982 University of Maryland, College Park
    Team-taught graduate course in educational leadership
  • 1969 - 71 International School, Saigon, Vietnam
    Director, Language Department
  • 1968-69 Fourah Bay College, Freetown, Sierra Leone
    Assistant Lecturer, English Language and Literature
  • 1967 - 68 University of Edinburgh, Scotland
    Teaching Assistant, English Language Department

VOLUNTEER AND PUBLIC SERVICE

  • Faculty Member, AAP/PSP Journals Boot Camp, Montreal, September 8 ­ 11, 2001 Course Organizer, Short Course for Journal Editors, Council of Science Editors, 1998 - 2000
  • Faculty, Short Course for New Editors, Council of Biology Editors, 1991 - 2000
  • Presenter, American Association of Publishers, Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division, 1996, 1998
  • Director, Carroll County Land Trust, 1992 - 1997
  • Director, Junior Achievement of Carroll County, 1992 - 1995
  • Member, Committee on Business and Education, Carroll County Chamber of Commerce, 1989 - 1995
  • Member, Advisory Council, Montessori School of Westminster, 1993
  • Faculty member and Discussion Group Leader, Seminar for Librarians on Publishing in North America, held in Yunnan Province, People’s Republic of China, March 1993
  • Consultant, Project Business, Westminster High School, Westminster, MD, 1990 - 1993, Francis Scott Key High School, 1994 - 1995
  • Chairperson, Membership Committee, Council of Biology Editors, 1994 - 1996
  • Chairperson, Public Affairs Committee, Council of Biology Editors, 1989 - 1992
  • Member, Society for Scholarly Publishing Program Committee, 1994 - 1995
  • Member, Graduate Studies Advisory Council, Loyola College, Baltimore, 1989 - 1991
  • Member, Communications Task Force, Carroll County General Hospital Capital Campaign, 1989

PUBLICATIONS

  • "Professional Publishing Update" Vol.1: Editorials and Articles on Public Policy, Publishing in China, and Electronic Publishing
  • "Bookselling in the People's Republic of China" BioScience, Vol.44, No. 3
  • "Careers in Marketing"in CBE Views, August 1986
  • "Issues, Issues, Issues"in CBE Views, December 1989
  • "Marketing Scientific Journals" in The Economics of Scientific Journals, published by CBE, Inc. 1982
  • Numerous trade and professional magazine and journal articles on client practices and services.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Council of Science Editors
  • Society for Scholarly Publishing
  • ASAE

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Listed in Who's Who of American Women and Who's Who in Finance and Industry