Craig Martin

Contributing Faculty
College of Management and Human Potential
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

Dr. Craig Martin’s formal training includes receipt of an MBA in 1972 and a Ph.D. in international business in 2006. Dr. Martin served in finance and marketing management positions before being named as publisher and president of a daily newspaper in 1979. Besides serving as publisher in 3 progressively larger newspapers, Dr. Martin was a group president for 5 newspapers in Arkansas. In 1997, Dr. Martin became part owner of a small business which he operated with his wife until 2008. After receiving his doctoral degree in 2006, Dr. Martin began teaching University courses in business and research and serving as a chair and subject matter expert committee member for numerous dissertations. Dr. Martin teaches in the DBA Program at Walden University, serving as associate faculty for finance and marketing courses. Dr. Martin serves as chair and subject matter expert for the DBA doctoral study courses.
Dr. Martin’s current research interests include global economics, international business strategy, global marketing and global finance, including currency valuations. He has presented at several conferences, including the American Academy of Business. He has published five peer-reviewed articles and is currently working on additional publications. Dr. Martin has designed the syllabi for four graduate business courses.

Courses Taught

DDBA 8100 - Doctoral Study Mentoring

DDBA 8550 - Seminar in Managerial Accounting

DDBA 9000 - Doctoral Study Completion

RESI 8301 - DBA Residency 1

RESI 8302 - DBA Residency 2


BIE, Georgia Institute of Technology

MBA, Harvard Business School

PhD, Northcentral University

Awards / Honors

Outstanding Faculty of the Year, Springfield, MO, , 2009

Outstanding Faculty of the Year, Little Rock, AR, , 2007

Honors, Harvard Business School, 1972

Highest Honors, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1965