Dr. Brian D. Till is the James H. Keyes Dean of Business Administration at Marquette University, a position he has held since 2015. He is responsible for the academic and professional leadership of the college. Prior to coming to Marquette, Till was dean of the Williams College of Business at Xavier University. He has also held marketing faculty positions at Drexel University, Loyola University Chicago and Saint Louis University, where he spent seven years as chair of the marketing department. He has received numerous awards for teaching excellence and was named one of the Top-10 Marketing Teachers in the United States by the Society for Marketing Advances.
He has published in the Journal of Advertising, Journal of Advertising Research, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Consumer Marketing, Journal of Current Issues and Research in Advertising, Sport Marketing Quarterly, Journal of Product & Brand Management, and Psychology & Marketing. Till serves on the editorial review boards of the Journal of Advertising and Psychology & Marketing.
Prior to his academic career, he worked at Purina as a brand manager. He has served as a marketing strategy, branding and advertising consultant for a variety of organizations including Monsanto, Energizer, Medicine Shoppe International, Growmark and AT&T. He is co-author of the book The Truth About Creating Brands People Love. He has also served on the boards of several nonprofits in St. Louis and Cincinnati including Forest ReLeaf of Missouri, Stella Maris Child Center, Contemporary Art Center and Cincinnati Works.
Till holds a bachelor’s degree in advertising, an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and a doctorate in marketing from the University of South Carolina.