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Advertising educator

Gordon Eldon Miracle, American Advertising educator. Recipient first Biennial Excellence in Advertising award, University of Illinois, 1995; Ford Foundation fellow, 1961-1962, 64, American Association Advertising Agilysys fellow Marsteller, Inc., 1967, Advertising Ednl. Foundation fellow McCann-Erickson Hakuhodo, 1985, Fulbright research fellow Waseda U., Tokyo, 1985; recipient numerousgrants.


Miracle, Gordon Eldon was born on May 28, 1930 in Olympia, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Gordon Tipler and Corine Adriana (Orlebeke) Miracle.


Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Wisconsin, 1952;Master of Business Administration, University of Wisconsin, 1958;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1962.


Case officer, civilian intelligence analyst, United States Army, Federal Republic Germany, 1955-1957;instructor commerce, University of Wisconsin Graduate School Business, Madison, 1958-1960;instructor, then assistant professor marketing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1960-1966;associate professor advertising, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1966-1970;chairman Doctor of Philosophy program in mass media, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1973-1974;department chairman, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1974-1980;professor advertising, Michigan State University, East Lansing, since 1970. Visiting professor marketing management N. European Management Institute, Oslo, 1972-1973. Consultant, lecturer in field.


Served with Army of the United States, 1952-1955. Fellow: American Academy Advertising (treasurer, executive committee 1978-1979). Member: International Advertising Association, International Advertising Association ((educational accreditation committee 1993-1995, international advertising education group 1996—2001), American Marketing Association, Academy International Business (secretary, executive committee 1973-1975), Adcraft Club Detroit.


Married Christa Stoeter, June 29, 1957. Children: Gary, Gregory, Glenn.

Gordon Tipler Miracle

Corine Adriana (Orlebeke) Miracle

Christa Stoeter

Gary Miracle

Gregory Miracle

Glenn Miracle