Academy of Marketing Science®

A Message from President O.C. Ferrell

AMS is advancing marketing thought leadership globally. As President, I welcome everyone to participate in our activities, programs and publications. We welcome new officers to the Executive Council including Janna Parker as Vice President for Development, Brad Carlson as Vice President for Programs, Mark Peterson as Vice President for Membership (USA) and Patti Rossi as Vice President for Membership (International). In addition, we welcome new Board of Governor members including Linda Ferrell, Linda Golden and Nicholas Paparoidamis, to join returning members: Joe Hair, Barry Babin, Eli Jones, Adel El-Ansary, Leyland Pitt, Bodo Schlegelmilch, Jean-Luc Herrmann, Linda Price, and Dave Ortinau.  Julie Moulard is now President-Elect after serving for 4 years as Vice President for Programs. We sincerely appreciate the service of outgoing officers Angeline Close and Todd Donovan; and outgoing Board members John Ford, Michel Laroche, and Rosanne Sprio. Nina Krey remains as Secretary/Treasurer and Jim Boles continues as Vice President of Publications. We would like to sincerely thank Adilson Borges for his dedication and leadership in advancing the Academy of Marketing Science as President over the last 2 years and remains on the EC as Past President.


  • Submissions are now open for the 2019 Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Competition.  Guidelines and information are linked in the AMS News box below.  Submission deadline is January 5, 2019. 
  • We currently seek nominations for the next Editor of AMS Review. AMSR focuses on conceptual work (non-empirical). The journal was launched in 2011 and is published by Springer Nature. Manjit Yadav has served as Editor for the last 5 years and has positioned the journal as a world-class outlet. AMS seeks nominations for scholars with a strong publication record and success in publishing conceptual articles. Nominations will be accepted through October 10, 2018.  See the link in AMS News below for a more complete description.


Announcing HMB Scholarship Opportunities for Marketing Majors and for U.S. Veterans pursuing any major.  Also, up to three HMB Research Grants will be awarded, each for up to $3,000.  Follow the link below for more. 

External News more
Upcoming Conferences more

5/29/2019 » 5/31/2019
2019 AMS Annual Conference

7/9/2019 » 7/12/2019
2019 AMS WMC Edinburgh

5/20/2020 » 5/22/2020
2020 AMS Annual Conference

Porto Congress Photos more

AMS 2018 World Marketing Congress Photos from Porto Portugal

New Orleans Conference Photos more

AMS 2018 Annual Conference Photos from New Orleans

HMB Foundation more

Please revisit the webpage in Spring of 2019 for the 2019 Scholarship and Grant opportunities.

Contact Information
Academy of Marketing Science
c/o Louisiana Tech University
P.O. Box 3072
Ruston, LA 71272
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