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Marketing involves understanding markets, targeting attractive segments, and winning by delivering superior products, services and solutions.

Marketing is about the creation of value for customers, partners and society at large. It requires applying enduring marketing principles as well as adopting new methods made possible by emerging technologies.  In addition to an active PhD program, the marketing area offers a variety of courses at the undergraduate and MBA levels. It prepares students to thrive in today’s marketing landscape by providing them knowledge that is both timely and timeless.

Marketing faculty members publish cutting-edge research in top journals such as the Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Consumer Research, and Management Science. Their research interests include:
Current Areas of Research
  • Personal identity and consumer choice
  • Emotions and consumer perceptions
  • Branding and consumer-brand relationships
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • B2B marketing, customer solutions, and sales management
  • Market orientation, marketing doctrine and marketing processes
  • International marketing
  • Pricing, distribution, and retail management
  • Market competition
  • Marketing and sustainability
Marketing Faculty
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Samuel Bond
Area Coordinator, Associate Professor 
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Michael Buchanan
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Alka Citrin
Part-Time Lecturer 
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Sara Dommer
Assistant Professor 
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Chris Gu
Assistant Professor 
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Aaron Hackett
Part-Time Lecturer 
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Timothy Halloran
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Ajay K. Kohli
Professor, Regents Professor, Special Chairholder 
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Michael Lowe
Assistant Professor 
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O. Cem Ozturk
Assistant Professor 
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Adithya Pattabhiramaiah
Assistant Professor 
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Koushyar Rajavi
Assistant Professor 
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Tracey A. Swartz
Assistant Professor 
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Francis Ulgado
Associate Professor, Program Director 
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Naresh Malhotra
Professor Emeritus