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Darla Moore School of Business


Satish Jayachandran

Title: Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Chair, Department of Marketing
James F. Kane Professor of Business
Department: Marketing
Darla Moore School of Business
Phone: 803-777-4406
Office: Darla Moore School of Business, Dean's Suite 356
Resources: Curriculum Vitae [PDF]
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Satish Jayachandran (Ph.D., Texas A&M University) is the James F. Kane Professor of Business and Professor of Marketing at the Darla Moore School of Business. He is currently serving as the chair of the Department of Marketing. Jayachandran has also received a bachelor's degree in engineering from the University of Kerala, India, and a master's in business administration from the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. His research interests are in the area of marketing strategy and has been published in the Journal of Marketing, the Journal of Marketing Research, the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, the Journal of International Marketing, and the Strategic Management Journal. 

With his co-authors, Satish was a recipient of the Harold H. Maynard award for 2001 from the Journal of Marketing and the Tamer Cavusgil Award for 2009 from the Journal of International Marketing for outstanding papers published in those journals. He was nominated a 'young scholar' by the Marketing Science Institute in 2003 based on research productivity and managerial interest in research. Satish has taught graduate courses at Wirtschaftsuniversitat Wien (Vienna University of Business and Economics) in Vienna, Austria, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Campus Guadalajara, Mexico and the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, India. He received the Alfred G. Smith Award for Outstanding Teaching from the Moore School in 2005. Satish is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Marketing Research and a member of the editorial review boards of the Journal of Marketing, the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, and the Journal of International Marketing. 

He has six years of professional experience that includes information technology marketing and advertising.


  • Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 1999 
  • MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India, 1988 
  • B. Tech, University of Kerala, India, 1985

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