Jonathan Schroeder is the William A. Kern Professor of Communications in the School of Communication at Rochester Institute of Technology in New York. His PhD is in Social Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. He has published widely on branding, communication, consumer research, and identity. He is the author of Visual Consumption (2002), co-author of From Chinese Brand Culture to Global Brands (2013), editor of Conversations on Consumption (2013), and Brands: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (2015), and co-editor of Brand Culture (2006), the Routledge Companion to Visual Organization (2014), as well as a special issue on “Being Branded” for the Scandinavian Journal of Management (June 2013). He is editor in chief of the interdisciplinary journal Consumption Markets & Culture, and serves on the editorial boards of the journals Advertising and Society Review, Critical Studies in Fashion and Beauty, European Journal of Marketing, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Historical Research in Marketing, Journal of Macromarketing, Marketing Theory, and Visual Methodologies. He has held visiting appointments at Wesleyan University, Göteborg University in Sweden, University of Auckland, New Zealand, Bocconi University in Milan, Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, and the Shanghai International Business and Economics University.
William A. Kern Professor of Communications in the School of Communication at Rochester Institute of Technology in New York