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Business administration educator

Jagdish Nanchand Sheth, Burmese, American finance educator. Fellow: American Psychological Association, Academy Marketing Science (Marketing Educator award 1989, Distinguished fellow 1996); member: American Marketing Association (P. D. Converse award 1992, Richard D. Irwin Distinguished Marketing Educator 2004, Charles Coolige Parlin award 2004).

Background

Sheth, Jagdish Nanchand was born on September 3, 1938 in Rangoon, Burma. Arrived in the United States, 1961, naturalized, 1975. Son of Nanchand Jivraj and Diwaliben Sheth.

Education

Bachelor of Commerce with honors, University Madras, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, 1966.

Career

Research associate, assistant professor, Graduate School Business, Columbia University, 1963-1965;assistant professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1965-1966;assistant professor, Columbia University, 1966-1969;associate professor business administration, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1969-1971;acting head Department, University Illinois, 1970-1972;professor and research professor, University of Illinois, 1971-1973;I.B.A. Distinguished professor and research professor, University of Illinois, 1973-1979;Walter H. Stellner Distinguished professor and research professor, University of Illinois, 1979-1983;Robert E Brooker Distinguished professor marketing and research, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1983-1991;Charles H. Kellstadt professor marketing, Emory University, Atlanta, since 1991. Founder, director Center for Telecommunications Management University of Southern California, since 1985, Center Relationship Marketing Emory University, 1992. Visiting professor Indian Institute Management, 1968.

Visiting lecturer International Marketing Institute, Harvard University, 1969. Albert Frey visiting professor marketing U. Pittsburgh, 1974. Conductor seminars for industry and government.

Consultant to industry.

Works

Membership

Fellow: American Psychological Association, Academy Marketing Science (Marketing Educator award 1989, Distinguished fellow 1996). Member: American Marketing Association (P. D. Converse award 1992, Richard D. Irwin Distinguished Marketing Educator 2004, Charles Coolige Parlin award 2004).

Connections

Married Madhuri Ratilal Shah, December 22, 1962. Children: Reshma J., Raju J.

father:
Nanchand Jivraj

mother:
Diwaliben Sheth

spouse:
Madhuri Ratilal Shah

children:
Reshma J. Sheth

Raju J. Sheth