Lisa Bolton

Professor of Marketing
Department: Marketing
Office: 441 Business Building
Phone: 814-865-4175
Fax: 814-865-3015
Member of Faculty Since: 2008


Professor Lisa E. Bolton is an Associate Professor of Marketing at the Pennsylvania State University. Her Ph.D. is in Marketing from the University of Florida. She has a Master's degree in Clinical Engineering from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics from the Royal Military College of Canada.

Her research focuses on judgment and decision-making by managers and consumers, with substantive interests in new products, pricing, risk perceptions, and consumer spending and finances. She has published in leading marketing journals, including the Journal of Marketing Research, the Journal of Consumer Research, and Sloan Management Review. Her research has also been recognized by MSI (MSI Young Scholar's Program 2005) and the AMA (the John A. Howard AMA Doctoral Dissertation Award 1999-2000), and she is on the editorial board of the Journal of Consumer Research and the Journal of Public Policy & Marketing. She teaches marketing courses, with an emphasis on consumer insight, in the Smeal College of Business.

For further information (including c.v. and publications), please visit my personal webpage.