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Merrie Brucks

Merrie Brucks is Eller Professor of Marketing and Professor of Psychology at the University of Arizona. She received her Ph.D. in Marketing from Carnegie Mellon University in 1984. Prior to joining the University of Arizona in 1989, she taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Merrie’s research first received national recognition when she won the Robert Ferber Award for her dissertation manuscript, which was subsequently published by JCR in 1985. Since that time, her research has appeared in JCR, JMR, JCP, JPP&M and JAMS, among others. Merrie’s research examines the processes of consumer information search, learning, memory, evaluation, judgment and choice. She has applied these concepts to various public policy issues, including nutrition information disclosure, advertising to children, and most recently, children’s perceptions of tobacco and alcohol advertising. Merrie has been active in ACR as a participant and leader her during the past 20 years, attending every North American ACR conferences but one since 1982. She served on ACR’s board of directors as Treasurer in 1993 and co-chaired the ACR Conference in 1996 (published in the 1997 ACR Proceedings). She served on the Editorial Board of JCR for five terms, including one term as Associate Editor (1999-2002).

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Membership Rate Increase

ACR Membership rates are scheduled to go up September 1, 2014. You can renew your membership before September 1 at the old rates. August 4, 2014 / more »

2014 ACR North America Conference

Registration is now open for the 2014 ACR North American Conference in Baltimore, MD, October 23-26!  You can view the preliminary program online and see the great sessions that await you in Baltimore. August 4, 2014 / more »

2015 Asia-Pacific ACR Conference

The 2015 Asia-Pacific ACR Conference will be held in Hon Kong, June 19-21, 2015. More information about the conference and the Call for Papers will come out shortly. July 14, 2014 / more »

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