Marketing Prof Neil Morgan named to PETsMART Chair

Professor Neil Morgan has been appointed as the first holder of the PETsMART Chair in Marketing. Morgan joined the Kelley School of Business in 2005 and from 2007 – 2009, held the Nestlé-Hustad Professorship. Prior to Kelley, he was a professor at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. Professor Morgan has also served on the faculty in marketing and strategy at both the Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge and the Cardiff Business School at the University of Wales. He has held visiting positions at the Machine Building Institute in Lugansk and the University of Michigan.

Professor Morgan has published many articles in the leading journals in marketing including Journal of Marketing and Marketing Science. He has also published numerous articles in the top journals of other disciplines (e.g., Strategic Management Journal, Decision Sciences and Journal of Product Innovation Management). Morgan has received numerous awards for his research including four best paper awards from various Academy of Marketing conferences.

Beyond his strong scholarship, Professor Morgan is an outstanding teacher. In 2008 he won the Lilly MBA Teaching Award. He also won Kelley MBA teaching awards in 2006 and 2007. He was an MBA Teaching “All Star” at UNC in 2003, 2004, and 2005, and he was listed as a “top professor” in Business Week’s Best MBA Program Guide. Morgan is also engaged in a wide range of our executive education initiatives.