Atlanta Conversation and Cocktails with Dean Prashant Malaviya


Event Details

Thursday, June 8, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Cynthia (MBA'85) and Mike (MBA'85) Davison's Home
3764 Tuxedo Rd NW
Atlanta GA 30305

Event Contact:
Gregg Ficery

Event Description

Join your fellow Atlanta Hoyas as we welcome Dean of the MBA Program Prashant Malaviya on Thursday, June 8, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Engage in lively conversation and libations, hosted by Cynthia and Mike Davison. Dean Malaviya will discuss the direction of the McDonough School of Business MBA programs.

Prashant Malaviya, senior associate dean for MBA programs and associate professor of marketing, came to Georgetown in 2008 after nine years at INSEAD, France. Prior to INSEAD, he held an appointment at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and visiting professorships at the Wharton School, as the Titan Industries Professor at ALBA Graduate Business School in Athens, Greece, and at the Kellogg School of Management.

A consumer psychologist by training, Malaviya's research focuses on understanding how consumers use information to make product judgments and consumption decisions and has been published in leading marketing journals including, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, and Psychology & Marketing. He has taught courses to Executives, MBA, and Undergraduate students on marketing management, marketing strategy, brand management, customer focus, consumer behavior, and related topics.

Malaviya holds a Ph.D. in Marketing with a minor in Social Psychology from Northwestern University, an MBA from the University of New Delhi, and a bachelor's degree in metallurgical engineering from the Institute of Technology, Varansai.