Shannon Campbell, PhD

Shannon Campbell Shannon Campbell, Ph.D.
118 College Drive #5191
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001


Dr. Shannon Campbell is the Director of the Trent Lott National Center for Excellence in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship at the University of Southern Mississippi.  She is responsible for all facets of economic development such as administering economic impact studies, assisting with technology transfer efforts, creating strategic partnerships, or connecting business and industry with expertise offered by the university.  

Dr. Campbell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Mississippi State University, a Master of Science degree in Workforce Development and a PhD in International Development from Southern Miss.  Her career has been enriched by receiving Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society’s 2013 Administrator Excellence Award and Mississippi Business Journal’s 2004 Top 40 under 40