Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

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Shannon Breske

Director of Study Abroad, Assistant Teaching Professor
International Relations
Undergraduate Dean’s Office
Cornell Hall
(573) 884-8861

Office Hours:  By appointment only.

Shannon Breske is an Assistant Teaching Professor who enthusiastically works with the most intelligent, thought-provoking, passionate students in the Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri. As an Assistant Teaching Professor, she spends her days focused on business communication strategies to help students apply that knowledge to their professional careers, research that informs others of the importance of student development and works with campus partners to create effective policies for students.

Shannon led an award-winning team of academic advisors, taught new introductory courses and was a strong voice on multiple campus and college committees over her 13 years of dedicated service. Shannon loves building strong relationships with everyone she meets. As a strategic thinker, she will motivate a group or organization to be the best version of themselves while celebrating a positive learning environment for all. Shannon earned a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts from the University of South Dakota and a Ph.D. from the University of Missouri.


BA, Mass Communications, University of South Dakota, 2003; MA, University of South Dakota, 2004; Ph.D., Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, University of Missouri, 2016.