Kilts Doctoral Fellows


Pankaj Aggarwal 

The University of Toronto


Pankaj Aggarwal received his PhD in marketing from the University of Chicago in 2002. He also holds an MBA in marketing from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India in 1983, and his BA in economics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University. View profile »

Adelle Yang 


Adelle Xue Yang is a PhD candidate in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She is interested in consumer judgment and decision making. Specifically, she endeavors to understand consumer behaviors that are note explained by standard economic models, and the psychological factors underlying these conundrums. View Profile »

Indranil Goswami 


Indranil Goswami is a PhD candidate in Marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He received his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (India) and a Post Graduate Degree in Management from MICA, Ahmedabad (India. Prior to this, Indranil worked in Oracle India Development Center for five years as a Senior Software Engineer. View Profile »

Simona Botti 

London Business School


Simona Botti received a PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2004 and is assistant professor of marketing at London Business School. Botti's research investigates circumstances in which people prefer making their own choices - rather than having these choices dictated by others - even though they are not better off for doing so. View profile »

Yanping Tu 


Yanping Tu is PhD candidate in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She received a B.S. in Psychology and B.A. in Economics in 2009 from Peking University in China. In August 2015, she will join the Warrington College of Business Administration at the University of Florida as Assistant Professor of Marketing. View Profile »

Katherine Burson 

University of Michigan


Katherine Burson received her Phd in Marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2004 and is Assistant Professor of Marketing at Ross School of Business.  Burson's research examines judgment and decision making in consumer behavior. View profile »

David Faro 

London Business School


David Faro received a PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2006. Faro completed his undergraduate studies in business administration at Boston University and then worked for five years at the marketing department of a multi-national industrial products firm located in Turkey. View profile »

Elisabeth Honka 

University of Texas, Dallas


Elisabeth Honka is a PhD candidate in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She received a master’s degree in economics from the University of St. Gall, Switzerland. View profile »

Renna Jiang 

University of California, Davis


Renna Jiang is assistant professor of management at UC Davis Graduate School of Management. She received her PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Tsinghua University, China. View profile »

Pranav Jindal 

Pennsylvania State University


Pranav Jindal is broadly interested in understanding the role of uncertainty on product choices. In joint work with professors Dubé and Hitsch, Jindal studies how consumer patience and beliefs about future product characteristics affect intertemporal choices. View profile »

Sara Kim 

Hong Kong University


Sara Kim's research interests are in the field of consumer behavior with a special focus on self-affirmation and consumer emotion systems. Specifically, she is interested in understanding the mechanism of self-affirmation and its influence on emotion, cognition, and behavior. View profile »

Minjung Koo 

Sungkyunkwan University


Minjung Koo is a assistant professor of marketing at SKK GSB. She received a PhD in marketing from Chicago Booth in 2009, and holds a BA in psychology and English literature from Yonsei University, South Korea. View profile »

Antonia Kronlund 

Brock University


Antonia Kronlund worked alongside Bruce Whittlesea. She received her PhD from Simon Fraser University, Canada in June, 2006. She also holds an MA from Simon Fraser, and a BS from the University of Toronto. View profile »

Soraya Lambotte 


Soraya Lambotte is a PhD candidate in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Previously, she earned a BA in Economics from the University of Chicago in 2009. View profile »

Harikesh Nair 

Stanford Graduate Business School


Harikesh Nair received his PhD in Marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2005. Nair received his MS in Transportation Science from the University of Texas at Austin, and his B.Tech in Civil Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) at Madras, India. View profile »

Sridhar Narayanan 

Stanford Graduate Business School


Sridhar Narayanan received a PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2005. Narayanan has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and an MBA from the University of Delhi, India. Before coming into the PhD program in marketing at Chicago Booth, Narayanan worked for three years as a sales manager in Unilever, India. View profile »

Dan Nguyen 


Dan Nguyen is a PhD candidate in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. His research focuses on how variety-seeking consumers affect pricing strategies, and he is also interested in the effects of advertising.  View profile » 

Navdeep Sahni 

Stanford Graduate Business School


Before starting his PhD, Navdeep Sahni worked for three years in supply chain management and market analytics. In his dissertation at Booth, he focuses on understanding the impact of persuasive techniques used by firms to influence consumers' decisions. View profile »

Inseong Song 

Seoul National University Business School


Inseong Song received a PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2002 and is an associate professor of marketing at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Song has a bachelor's degree in business from Seoul National University and a master's in management science from the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. View profile »

Maferima (Rima) TourĂ©-Tillery 

Northwestern University


Maferima (Rima) Touré-Tillery received a PhD in marketing from Chicago Booth in 2013. Touré-Tillery’s research is at the intersection of self-regulation and self-perception. She is interested in understanding the various factors that make actions, choices, or decisions appear diagnostic for inferences about the self, and thus promote adherence to personal or societal standards (in other words, self-signaling). View profile »

Claire Tsai 

University of Toronto


Claire Tsai received her PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2007 and is an assistant professor at the University of Toronto. She completed her undergraduate studies in business administration at the National Taiwan University and her MBA degree from the University of Chicago. View profile »

Maria Ana Vitorino 

University of Texas, Austin


Maria Ana Vitorino received an MBA and PhD in marketing from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She is currently an assistant professor of marketing at the University of Pennsylvania Wharton. View profile »

Ying Zhang 

University of Texas, Austin


Ying Zhang received a PhD in marketing at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2007. He completed his undergraduate studies at Nanjing University in China and was then award a Shell Centenary Scholarship to study at Queens’ College, University of Cambridge, where he completed a MPhil in management studies. He is currently an assistant professor of marketing at the University of Texas at Austin. View profile »

Dan Zou 


Dan Zou is a Ph.D. candidate in Marketing at Chicago Booth.  Previously, he studied Economics, Mathematics, and Physics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  View profile »