Dr. Towhidul Islam is University Research Chair (Tier I), Professor & Graduate Coordinator of the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies, College of Business and Economics (CBE), University of Guelph. His Ph.D is in Management Science from Imperial College Business School, University of London, UK. He has held research and faculty positions at The University of Sydney, Australia; The University of Technology Sydney, Australia; Dalhousie University, Canada, and University of Northern British Columbia, Canada. He was invited professor at the Centre for the Study of Choice (CENSOC), Australia during 2008-2009, and visiting professor at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria during 2006. His main research interests are in areas of consumer choice and innovation diffusion to further understand human behavior and improve decision making. He has published over 42 refereed articles (h-index 22 and over 2400 citations) and his work has appeared in the Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Management Science, International Journal of Research in Marketing, International Journal of Forecasting, European Journal of Operational Research, Energy Policy among other outlets.
Dr. Islam is president, 4CI, a leader in consumer choice and innovation diffusion research.
Google Scholar Citations: (http://scholar.google.ca/citations?user=B3b1Zu0AAAAJ&hl=en)