College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

Dr. William Wesley Hill, II


  • PhD, University of Alabama, Marketing
  • MBA, Mississippi State University, Business Administration
  • BS, University of Alabama, Chemical Engineering


Dr. Hill has over 31 years of experience in the private and public sectors--14 years in chemical engineering, manufacturing, and sales, and 17 years in higher education. His research interests include tourism, personal selling, and sports marketing. Dr. Hill's consulting experience includes work with small businesses, tourism, healthcare administration, and community economic impact studies. He is a member of the American Marketing Association and the Society for Marketing Advances. Dr. Hill currently serves as the Division Head of Business at the Mississippi State University Meridian Campus.

Recent Publications


Recent Presentations

  • "Relating sports performance and associated metrics with marketing and overall business outcomes", Society of Marketing Advances, Atlanta, 2016.
  • "Understanding the typical vacation and relating factors ", Academy of Marketing Studies, New Orleans, LA, 2015.
  • "The motives and constraints for vacation style selection", Academy of Business Research Conference, San Antonio, TX, 2014.


  • Digital Certified Marketer, American Marketing Association.