Kevin Lane Keller
Ph.D., marketing, Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business; M.B.A., marketing, Graduate School of Industrial Administration, Carnegie Mellon University
Summary of Experience
Professor Keller is an expert on marketing management, branding, and brand equity. His research focuses on improving marketing strategies through an understanding of consumer behavior, as well as on the design, implementation, and evaluation of integrated marketing communication programs. Professor Keller has served as brand advisor to a number of large corporations, including Accenture, American Express, Disney, Ford, Intel, Levi-Strauss, L.L. Bean, Nike, Procter & Gamble, and Samsung. He has published over 120 papers in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Marketing, the Journal of Marketing Research, and the Journal of Consumer Research. He also authored the widely used textbooks Marketing Management (with Philip Kotler) and Strategic Brand Management. Professor Keller has received numerous awards for his research accomplishments, and has conducted marketing seminars for executives in a variety of forums. He previously held faculty positions at the University of California, Berkeley; Stanford University; and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.