James Ramos, PhD, is an affiliate professor specializing in marketing in the MBA@Denver program and an affiliate associate professor at The Graduate School at University of Maryland University College, teaching consumer behavior, marketing management and ethics classes. He has 14 years of college instruction experience.
Prior to his academic career, James worked in advertising, planning media and negotiating rates for clients including Benetton, Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Prudential Securities, Pedigree Dog Food, Roman Meal Bread and Tanqueray Gin. He also has worked at the National Broadcast Company (NBC, Inc.) on Six Sigma projects that streamlined communication with viewers, employees and the press.
He earned his PhD in mass media from the department of advertising at Michigan State University, his MA in communication management from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California, and his BA in communication from the Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University.