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Expertise AreasBusiness

This page highlights several of our faculty with expertise in this area. To find additional faculty experts on this topic, contact the Office of University Communications at mediainfo@umd.edu.

Business Experts

Roland Rust

Distinguished University Professor, David Bruce Smith Chair in Marketing, Executive Director, Center for Excellence in Service

Robert H. Smith School of Business

P.K. Kannan

Associate Dean of Strategic Initiatives, Dean's Chair in Marketing Science

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Michael Wedel

Distinguished University Professor and PepsiCo Chair in Consumer Science

Robert H. Smith School of Business

David Kass

Clinical Professor of Finance

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Clifford Rossi

Executive-in-Residence and Professor of the Practice

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Albert “Pete” Kyle

Charles E. Smith Chair Professor of Finance

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Michael Faulkender

Professor of Finance

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Kislaya Prasad

Research Professor, Academic Director, Center for Global Business

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Anil K. Gupta

The Michael D. Dingman Chair in Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Jie Zhang

Professor of Marketing and the Harvey Sanders Fellow of Retail Management

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Progyan Basu

Clinical Professor of Accounting and Information Assurance

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Margrét Bjarnadóttir

Associate Professor of Management Science and Statistics

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Ritu Agarwal

Senior Associate Dean, Distinguished University Professor, Dean's Chair of Information Systems, Co-Director, CHIDS

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Prabhudev Konana

Dean

Robert H. Smith School of Business

David A. Kirsch

Associate Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Evan Starr

Assistant Professor of Management & Organization

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Trevor Foulk

Assistant Professor of Management & Organization

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Philip T. Evers

Associate Professor of Logistics Management

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Rajshree Agarwal

The Rudolph Lamone Professor of Entrepreneurship and Strategy and Director of the Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Henry C. Boyd III

Clinical Professor of Marketing, Consultant and Attorney at Law

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Business News Releases

Research Reveals Negative Effects of Hotel App Adoption on Customer Spending

Companies have often considered app adoption among their customers to have a positive impact on customer spending. According to new research from Maryland Smith’s P.K. Kannan, higher app adoption among hotel chains could be linked to lower spending among lower-level loyalty customers, who are more likely to use apps to get the best deals.

University of Maryland Launches Quantum Business Incubator

The Quantum Startup Foundry will support new businesses in the quantum technology field.

University of Maryland Launches National Network to Tackle Small Business Displacement

JPMorgan Chase funds initiative to combat the effects of commercial gentrification and COVID-19 in neighborhoods across the United States

UMD Names Prabhudev Konana Dean of Robert H. Smith School of Business

Prabhudev Konana, Ph.D. will assume the role of Dean effective January 2, 2021

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