Faculty

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:15am

Categories: Faculty, Research

Kathleen Vohs is a consumer psychology expert and holder of the Land O’Lakes Chair in Marketing at the Carlson School of Management. Her work is aimed at helping firms understand consumers, starting from the fundamentals of what drives human behavior. What’s happening with her this semester?

Research she’s excited about: “One of my projects aims to... Read more

Topics: Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, CSOM

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:15am

Categories: Faculty

Consumer psychology expert Professor Kathleen Vohs, who holds the Land O’Lakes Chair in Marketing, will be honored by the Society for Consumer Psychology as a recipient of the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award. She will receive the award at the society’s conference in February.

Vohs is a faculty member at the Carlson School of Management. Her scholarly work focuses on... Read more

Topics: CSOM, Land O’Lakes Marketing Chair

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:30am

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Faculty, Students, Scholarships, Recruitment, Research
Topics: Athletes Village, CFANS, CSE, CSOM, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Land O'Lakes Scholars LeaderShape, Sponsosrships, Welcome Week

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 1:45pm

Categories: By the Numbers, Faculty, Students, Fellowships, Scholarships, Recruitment, Research
Topics: CFANS, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Scholars, LeaderShape, Sponsorships

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

Categories: Athletics, Faculty, Students

On September 8, 2017, U of M donors, students, staff, faculty, alumni, and other supporters gathered to celebrate the official launch of the public phase of a 10-year fundraising campaign called Driven: The University of Minnesota Campaign.

The goal is to raise $4 billion for students, faculty, and the U’s three-part mission of education, research, and outreach for the benefit... Read more

Topics: Athletes Village, CSOM, CFANS, Welcome Week, Sponsorships, CSE

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 12:45pm

Categories: By the Numbers, Faculty, Students, Recruitment, Research
Topics: CSOM, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair, Sponsorships, LeaderShape

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 3:00pm

Categories: Faculty

Kathleen Vohs, an expert on the psychology of consumption, took the stage at the 1st Tuesday Speaker Series on February 7 to explain her research on how decision fatigue affects our self control. Vohs holds the Land O'Lakes Chair in Marketing at the U of M’s Carlson School of Management and is a Distinguished McKnight University Professor.

Vohs applies her understanding of... Read more

Topics: CSOM, Land O'Lakes Marketing Chair

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 3:30pm

Categories: Faculty, Research

Could skim milk powder be used one day to make plastic milk cartons? Marc Hillmyer, a professor in the University of Minnesota’s College of Science and Engineering, is working with scientists from Land O’Lakes to find out if it’s possible.

Hillmyer and his group have been creating sustainable polymers from renewable resources like corn and even agricultural waste. Polymers are the... Read more

Topics: CSE

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 5:00pm

Categories: Faculty

A keen interest in the psychology of consumption is what drives the research and teaching of Kathleen Vohs, holder of the Land O’Lakes Chair in Marketing. “To me, the human mind is still the biggest, most uncharted territory that we have,” she says. Vohs was featured in the most recent issue of Legacy, which is the University of Minnesota Foundation’s magazine for donors and friends... Read more

Topics: Land O’Lakes Marketing Chair

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:30am

Categories: Students, Faculty

Thanks to funding from Land O’Lakes, two newly-renovated spaces on the St. Paul campus were opened at a festive ribbon-cutting ceremony on December 2. They feature new technology and spaces that foster collaborative work and learning for students and faculty in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS)—an important source of talent for the company.

The... Read more

Topics: CFANS

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