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Faculty Research

Consumer Behavior:

  • Richard Feinberg, Professor
    Research interests: customer service and customer satisfaction; the strategic role of call centers: shopping centers; leadership
  • Sandra Liu, Professor
    Research interests: consumerism in healthcare delivery; sales management in a knowledge area; customer capital and structural capital in healthcare industry; knowledge management and organizational learning; strategic marketing issues in income generation activities in healthcare

Family and Consumer Economics:

  • Jonathan Bauchet, Assistant Professor
    Research interests: international development, microfinance; microinsurance; impact evaluation; research methods
  • Sugato Chakravarty, Professor
    Research interests: consumer issues in banking; market microstructure; corporate control; banking issues related to consumer decision-making; information economics as applied to financial markets
  • David Evans, Extension Specialist
    Research interests: specializes in logistic regression analysis and the use of large datasets in evidence based research, with experience in applied research and qualitative data

Health Disparities:

  • Lala Acharya, Assistant Professor
    Research interests: health communication campaigns with vulnerable populations; consumer Issues in health care; health care relationship sales and marketing; consumer participation
  • Stewart Chang Alexander, Associate Professor

    Research interest: adolescent sexual health; end-of-life communication; HPV; LGBT health; obesity counseling; oncology communication; patient-provider communication; preventive health.

  • Nolan Kline, Assistant Professor - new faculty starting Fall 2015
    Latino im/migrant health; social determinants of health; health policy; political economy of health; syndemics; biopolitics; citizenship; HPV; LGBT health.

Professor Emeritus Research [the faculty below are not accepting any research committees at this time]