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PhD in Marketing


UNC Kenan-Flagler is a global leader in the field of empirical modeling and a destination department for marketing scholars who have a genuine interest in combining managerial relevance with academic rigor. The Marketing Area conducts managerially relevant research using rigorous empirical and analytical techniques, creates synergy between their research and teaching, and makes an impact on the business community and society by actively disseminating their insights.

PhD Marketing students learn to conduct research using rigorous empirical and analytical techniques. As a doctoral student, you will learn to unlock the full value of marketing data to better understand customers and improve marketing efforts. We actively share the newfound insights we glean to benefit the business community and society.

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