The Department of English
Professor of English/Journalism
Master's Program in Business Journalism
Eugene Marlow brings to Baruch College an eclectic 40-year background in management, media, music, and education on an international scale.
As a practicing media professional, Dr. Marlow has accumulated extensive experience in the use of print and electronic venues-—newspapers, magazines, radio, television, teleconferencing, and Internet—for internal and external organizational communications, including public relations, advertising, and marketing.
His management experience includes 11+ years at Citicorp, Prudential Insurance, and Union Carbide Corporation, working primarily in Corporate Communications/Public Affairs departments. For over 20+ years, as president of a New York City-based print and electronic media consulting and production firm, he served domestic and international clients in the technology, healthcare, media, financial services, consumer products, and nonprofit sectors.
Dr. Marlow has accumulated 28+ years of teaching and training experience in academic and professional development settings, including 15 years teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in liberal arts, media, and business at Baruch College, Fordham, and Merced College (California). At Baruch College he has either initiated, designed, or taught 23 courses in the undergraduate and graduate business journalism program, the corporate communications program, the Zicklin Graduate School of Business, and the Department of English.
Professor Marlow has also designed, promoted, and hosted conferences, seminars, panel discussions, and custom-designed small group meetings in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and China.
At Baruch College, Professor Marlow is founding webmaster of the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences website, co-chair of the Annual Milt Hinton Jazz Perspectives Concert series, and chair of the Annual Veterans Day Recognition luncheon. He was previously founding chairman, New York chapter, of the International Television Association (ITVA) (1972-1975) and ITVA National Director of Professional Development (1976-1977).
He has received distinguished teaching awards and fellowships from the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation and the Poynter Institute for Media Studies. He is a seven-time honoree, Weissman School of Arts and Sciences Authors, Editors, Artists/Performers annual reception (1996-2002) and was an honoree at Baruch’s First Annual Faculty Recognition Ceremony, A Celebration of Faculty Scholarship and Creative Achievement, in 2003. Between 1978 and 1994 Dr. Marlow earned 25 awards for video programming/production excellence from numerous domestic and international competitions. In 1970 he was the first U.S. Air Force Historian to be honored as Historian of the Year by the United States Air Force Historical Society. Prior, he had received best historian recognition honors from 15th Air Force and Strategic Air Command.
Professor Marlow has authored eight books dealing with communications, technology and culture and 90+ articles and chapters in professional and academic journals published in the United States, Germany, Greece, Japan, China, and Russia.
In addition to an ongoing interest in media and culture, Marlow is engaged in the field of music. He is an active member of the International Association for Jazz Education, the Jazz Journalists Association, and the New York Composers Circle. He is also a participant in the BMI Jazz Composers Workshop which has performed several of his compositions for big band. His jazz compositions have also been performed by Chris Washburne’s SYOTOS Latin-jazz ensemble and The Primary Colors Trio. His composition “Sweetness” appears on the Numinous Orchestra debut CD. His classical works have been performed by the Kandinsky and Corigliano String Quartets and the Circadia Woodwind Quintet. To date, Marlow has composed over 165 classical and jazz pieces for solo instruments, chamber ensembles, and big band.
Professor Marlow has earned five academic degrees in English, general management, media studies, and music composition, including an MBA (Golden Gate University) and a Ph.D. (New York University).