Dominique Lauga

Professor of Marketing

Fellow of Emmanuel College

Dipl.Ing. (Ecole Polytechnique), Corps des Ponts (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees), MA (Université Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne), PhD (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

My research interests include marketing strategy, innovation and product development, advertising, behavioural industrial organisation, and experimental economics. I was previously an Assistant Professor of Management and Strategy at the Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego.

I’m a member of the Marketing subject group at Cambridge Judge Business School, which focuses on strategy, modelling, and consumer behaviour. The research agenda is stimulated by regular contact with senior personnel of national and international organisations.

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Previous appointments

Dominique was an Assistant Professor of Management and Strategy at the Rady School of Management at the University of California San Diego prior to joining Cambridge Judge Business School. Dominique also taught a PhD course at Brandeis University and, while at MIT, she served as a teaching assistant on both undergraduate and graduate microeconomics courses.


Selected publications

Journal articles

Awards and honours

  • Cambridge Judge Business School Teaching Award, 2017
  • Management Science Meritorious Service Award, 2012
  • UCSD Hellman Faculty Fellowship, 2010-2011
  • Robert M. Solow Endowment Fellowship, 2001-2003
  • Corps des Ponts et Chaussees Fellowship, 1998-2001
  • Felicitations du Jury in Economics, Ecole Polytechnique, 1998

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