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Murali K. Mantrala


Murali K. Mantrala is the Ned Fleming Professor at the University of Kansas School of Business. He is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Missouri where he was Marketing Department Chair between 2013-2019, co-chaired the 2008 AMA-Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium, and co-hosted the Inaugural Marketing Strategy Consortium in 2018. His research papers have been published in top marketing journals, and several have received awards, including the 1998 Frank M. Bass Best Dissertation Paper Award of Marketing Science; the 2013 Best Paper Award of Journal of Interactive Marketing; and finalists for the 2013 and 2017 Davidson Award of Journal of Retailing, the 1997 & 1998 William O’Dell Award and the 2018 Paul E. Green Award of Journal of Marketing Research, and 2018 AMA TechSIG Lazaridis Prize. Murali is a former co-EIC of the Journal of Retailing and serves on Advisory/Editorial Boards of JM, JR, JMR, JAMS, JBR, & JPSSM. His work over his career has received the Humboldt Research Award, the AMA- Sales SIG Don McBane Award, and the AMA-RAPSIG Lifetime Achievement Award. Murali greatly enjoys working with doctoral students on improving understanding of and/or solving relevant and important problems in Marketing, Sales, and Retailing Management.

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Murali K. Mantrala
University of Kansas​​​​​​​