The Eller College of Management is home to the University of Arizona Marketing Department, which was ranked #17 nationally by U.S. News & World Report in 2007 for its undergraduate program. The program's 14 research faculty publishes influential papers every year, and enriches the classroom experience with the content and perspective their work reveals.
In addition to offering small class sizes and cutting-edge perspectives on marketing in a changing world, the Eller College program boasts a tight-knit community with active chapters of national student organizations including the American Marketing Association, American Advertising Federation, and the Sports Marketing Association.
The department also hosts events throughout the year, including the annual Thinking Forward Conference, a half-day long gathering on marketing leadership and innovation, and the Lisle and Roslyn Payne Research Symposium, in which research leaders share their latest work.
The Marketing Department in the Eller College of Management strives to generate influential contributions to marketing knowledge and communicate these to students in a way that regenerates this curiosity in a next generation of responsible citizens and marketing professionals. The Marketing Department is committed to achieving this mission by fostering a collaborative environment among scholars, students and marketing professionals in which intellectual curiosity about the behavioral aspects of marketing is a common focus.
The Marketing Department in the Eller College of Management strives to be among the most respected marketing departments worldwide for thought leadership.