Professor and Vice Dean for Academic Programs and Innovations
Dr. Ashwani Monga is Professor of Marketing and Vice Dean for Academic Programs and Innovations. He leads the strategic development and planning for academic programs for more than 9,000 students across the three RBS Schools: Newark Undergraduate, New Brunswick Undergraduate, and the Graduate School (which includes the MBA and several specialty Master's programs). Ashwani conducts research in consumer judgment and decision making, particularly related to the psychology/economics of time (e.g., how consumers value their time, how time is spent differently from money, and how time influences patience and self-control). His research has been published in the most selective journals of Marketing, and he has presented at universities and conferences around the world. The media frequently cover his research and his opinions on business news relating to Marketing. Ashwani is on the editorial review boards of the Journal of Marketing Research and the International Journal of Research in Marketing; and has previously served on the editorial board of the Journal of Marketing. In addition, he is an Associate Editor at the Journal of Consumer Research and the Journal of Consumer Psychology, and has received outstanding reviewer awards from both journals. For the inaugural MSI Scholars awards of 2018, Ashwani was among 34 faculty worldwide, who were recognized for their excellence in Marketing scholarship. He has also received awards for his teaching, which spans the undergraduate, M.B.A., Ph.D., and Executive Education programs. He has contributed to doctoral education by teaching seminars, chairing dissertation committees, serving as a doctoral program coordinator, and organizing the annual dissertation proposal competition of the Society for Consumer Psychology.
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
- Mini-MBA: Customer-Centric Management