Rebecca Hamilton

Rebecca Hamilton is the Michael G. and Robin Psaros Chair in Business Administration, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Professor of Marketing and Marketing Area Coordinator at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

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Rebecca Hamilton is the Michael G. and Robin Psaros Chair in Business Administration, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Professor of Marketing and Marketing Area Coordinator at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. She received her PhD from the MIT Sloan School of Management in 2000 and was on the faculty at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business from 2000-2014. Professor Hamilton’s research examines the effects of contextual factors – including the social environment, stage of decision making and presentation format – on consumer decision making. She served as Co-Editor of the Journal of Marketing Research from 2016-2020, and has served as Associate Editor for the Journal of Consumer Research and Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, and on the Editorial Review Boards of the International Journal of Research in Marketing, Journal of Interactive Marketing, and Journal of Marketing. Professor Hamilton enjoys teaching consumer behavior classes to undergraduate, MBA and executive MBA students.