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Chris Groening, Ph.D.

Chris Groening, Ph.D.

Chris Groening, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,
Marketing and Entrepreneurship

Graduation cap icon Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh

Small Building Icon Previous Position
Assistant Professor, The University of Missouri

Small black journal icon Seminal Publication
Journal of Marketing Research (2016), "Cross-Validation of Customer and Employee Signals and Firm Valuation"

Groening has been featured on Phys.org numerous times for articles including “Why Marketing and HR Executives Need to Coordinate their Activities.” 

His current academic research centers on investigating stakeholder’ influence on the financial outcomes of a firm (e.g., customer satisfaction and corporate social responsibility). He teaches marketing strategy to undergraduates and MBA students, brand management to MBA students, as well as a marketing strategy Ph.D. seminar.

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