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Leona Ungerer

Leona Ungerer is a senior lecturer in the department of Industrial and Organisational Psychology at the University of South Africa, the largest Open and Distance Learning (ODL) institute in Africa.   

She mainly teaches Consumer Psychology at postgraduate level, and is currently developing an honours research module in Transformative Consumer Research that will be implemented in 2012.  The main areas that will be addressed in this course are vulnerable consumers (particularly low literate consumers), the psychology of consumption in poverty and materialism.

Her main areas of interest are Consumer Psychology, most aspects of teaching in an ODL environment and eLearning.

News & Announcements / View All

ACR Announces the Launch of its New Journal

ACR is preparing to launch a new journal, titled Journal of the Association for Consumer Research, in 2016. October 2, 2014 / more »

2015 Asia-Pacific ACR Conference

The 2015 Asia-Pacific ACR Conference will be held in Hong Kong, June 19-21, 2015. The Call for Papers is available here. September 2, 2014 / more »

JCR Authors in the News

JCR (Journal of Consumer Research) authors who have been in the news lately. Many of these authors are ACR members. February 19, 2014 / more »

Call for Papers & Grants / View All