Journal of Marketing | Past Editors

1936-1937 | Paul H. Nystrom*

1936-1939 | N.H. Engle

1937-1941 | Ronald S. Vaile

1939-1943 | Ewald T. Grether

1941-1945 | Reavis Cox

1943-1947 | Charles F. Phillips

1945-1949 | Clyde W. Phelps

1947-1951 | Ralph Cassady Jr.

1949-1953 | Edward R. Hawkins

1951-1955 | Albert W. Frey

1953-1957 | Lincoln H. Clark

1955-1958 | George L. Mehren

1958-1967 | Steuart H. Britt

1968-1973 | Eugene J. Kelley

1973-1976​ | Edward W. Cundiff

1976-1978 | Edward C. Bursk

1978-1981 | Yoram Wind

1981-1984 | William H. Cunningham

1984-1987 | Shelby D. Hunt

1987-1990 | Roger A. Kerin

1990-1993 | ​Thomas C. Kinnear

1993-1996 | ​P. Rajan Varadarajan

1996-1999 | ​Robert F. Lusch

1999-2002 | David W. Stewart

2002-2005 | Ruth N. Bolton​

2005-2008 | Roland T. Rust

2008-2011 | Ajay K. Kohli 
2008-2011 | Coeditors: Gary L. Frazier and Robert P. Leone

2011-2014 | Gary L. Frazier​

2014-2018 | V. Kumar**
2017-2018 | Coeditors: Vikas Mittal and Neil Morgan

*  Paul H. Nystrom was the first editor in chief. For the ensuing 22 years, the practice was to serve as managing editor for two years and then as editor-in-chief for two additional years

** In 2016, terms were adjusted to four years. 

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