Revisit: Winter AMA 2008


Two DocSIG Events: Mentor's Breakfast and Career Building, Austin, 16 Feb 2008; RSVP Deadline 8 Feb

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DocSIG Events at Winter AMA – Please RSVP


Saturday, February 16, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., room TBA. This breakfast provides an opportunity for doctoral students to interact with invited, distinguished faculty in a relaxed, social setting. Confirmed faculty to date include:

  • Mary Jo Bitner (Arizona State University)
  • Deanne Brocato (Iowa State University)
  • Rajesh Chandy (University of Minnesota)
  • Angeline Grace Close (University of Nevada Las Vegas)
  • Julie Guidry (Louisiana State University)
  • June Cotte (University of Western Ontario)
  • Pam Scholder Ellen (Georgia State University)
  • Greg Marshall (Rollins College)
  • Linda Price (University of Arizona)
  • Roland Rust (University of Maryland)
  • Rebecca Slotegraaf (Indiana University)
  • … and others!

You won’t regret waking up early for this! RSVP by February 8, 2008 to Shan Feng at


Saturday, February 16, 6:30 to approx. 8:00 p.m., room TBA. It is never too early to start building your career! In this special session, featuring Dr. Pradeep Chintagunta (University of Chicago) and Dr. David Griffith (Michigan State University) and chaired by Annie Cui (Kent State University), you will hear career advice from established scholars, learn soft skills that lead to success in marketing academia, discuss tangible and intangible success factors, interact with new hires to get job search advice … and more than likely, have fun! If you are a current doctoral student or a recently hired PhD, we hope to see you there. RSVP by Friday, February 8 to Melissa Archpru Akaka at

We look forward to seeing you at these events!

Annie Cui (VP Research, DocSIG)
Hulda Black (Chair Elect, DocSIG)
Maureen Bourassa (Chair, DocSIG)