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Advisers to the Center for Marketing Solutions provide real world experience and academic expertise in the field of marketing.

Jeff Rehling

Jeff Rehling is the director of the Center for Marketing Solutions and a lecturer at the Darla Moore School of Business. Prior to the Moore School, Jeff received his Ph.D from Lehigh University and worked extensively for Crayola as a business development manager. In addition to his work at the Moore School, Jeff is a partner at Edgewood Consulting Group. 

Randy Rose

Randy Rose is currently the executive director for the Moore School’s Ph.D programs.  He came to the Moore School after receiving his Ph.D with a concentration in marketing from The Ohio State University.  Dr. Rose’s research on persuasion, social influence, and various aspects of consumer culture has been published in the following journals: Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Advertising, Journal of Retailing and Journal of Public Policy and Marketing.  He currently serves on the editorial review boards of the Journal of Consumer Research and the Journal of Public Policy and Marketing.

Thomas Kramer

Thomas Kramer is associate professor of Marketing at the Darla Moore School of Business. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University and his MBA and Bachelor's degree from Baruch College, CUNY. His research interests focus on examining how consumer beliefs influence preference construction and subsequent decision-making. His research has appeared in top marketing and decision-making journals, including Journal of Consumer ResearchJournal of Marketing ResearchMarketing Science, and Journal of Consumer Psychology. Dr. Kramer has led several research efforts at the center, including a higher education brand perception study and a nationwide market potential study for anew software

Caglar Irmak

Caglar Irmak is Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Moore School. Caglar received his Ph.D. in Marketing at Baruch College, City University of New York. His research investigates how consumers make inferences about effectiveness and healthfulness of products and how motivation and expectations shape these inferences and subsequent consumption experiences. In a second line of research, he focuses on corporate social responsibility and pro-social behavior. His research has appeared in the Journal of MarketingJournal of Consumer ResearchJournal of Marketing ResearchMarketing Letters and Journal of Macromarketing.

Bikram Ghosh

Bikram Ghosh is an assistant professor of marketing at the Darla Moore School of Business. He obtained his Ph.D from Purdue University. Prior to joining the Moore School, Dr. Ghosh worked as a consultant and research associate at the National Council of Applied Economic Research in New Delhi, India.  He has experience teaching CRM and data mining to MBA students and pricing management at Nanjing University in China.  He is currently researching game theoretic models of limited attention and interdisciplinary business research.  Publication of his work can be found in Marketing Science and Management Science.

David Crockett

David Crockett is an associate professor of marketing at the Darla Moore School of Business.His primary research interest is in sociological aspects of consumer behavior, particularly the consequences of social inequality. His research investigates the creation, manifestation, and resolution of class, gender and racial inequality in the marketplace, and addresses consumer, managerial and public policy initiatives designed to alleviate inequality. Emerging areas of interest in his research include health-related policy and social enterprise.   He has been published in multiple journals, including The Journal of Business Research and the Journal of Consumer Research. 

Kartik Kalaignanam

Kartik Kalaignanam is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Darla Moore School of Business. His research interests are in the areas of new product alliances and customer relationship management.  His teaching interests are in the areas of marketing strategy and new product development. His business experience includes sales and channel management in the consumer durables and sporting goods industries. 

Jeff Miller

Jeff Miller is a consultant to the Darla Moore School of Business as well as a graduate of the Moore School's MBA program.  Offering a unique blend of research/analytical and creative/strategic thinking, he has a proven ability to manage resources and leverage opportunity to maximize ROI. Jeff founded Jeff Miller Consulting post graduation, which provides insights in analytics, marketing and strategy for business, education, and non-profits 

Alice Thompson

Alice Thompson is a current MBA student at the Darla Moore School of Business. She is a graduate assistant for the Moore School in the marketing department as well as student ambassador, Chinese Track Leader and a member of the MBA Student Association.  She hopes to concentrate in marketing and operations with a focus in analytics. Her goals include becoming a market entry strategist for Asia and the Americas.