Rod is a behavioral psychologist. His research aims to articulate, predict, and shape human decision-making and behavior, all in the pursuit of consumer and societal welfare. Particular issues of interest include: the psychology of financial decision-making and risk-taking; how hormones impact willingness to pay; prosocial behavior; and judicial decision-making. His findings have appeared in premier marketing and psychology journals such as the Journal of Consumer Research, the Journal of Consumer Psychology, and the International Journal of Research in Marketing. His work has also been covered over 100 times in the popular press (e.g., TIME Magazine, CBS, NBC News, US News & World Report, Harvard Business Review). Prior to joining Ivey, he taught at the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Kenan-Flagler Business School). His lectures range from intro courses on Marketing Principles to advanced courses on Global Marketing and Strategic Brand Management. In addition to research and teaching, Rod consults for private, governmental, and nonprofit organizations. His clients range from the Americas to Europe to Asia. More here.