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Robert A. Arias, Ph.D.

Robert Arias, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Marketing Department(s): Management, Marketing, and Supply Chain

Ph.D. University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign

B.S. DePaul University

(216) 397-4585

Field(s) of Expertise

Marketing, Market Research



Consumer Behavior


Dr. Arias conducts research on individual-community relationships shape consumption.  Robert works in various contexts, including a collaboration with the UNHCR, where he studies how refugees in Uganda navigate their marketplaces.

Additional Information

Dr. Arias is an avid chess player and boxer.