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Dr. Georgiana Craciun is the Harry W. Witt Faculty Fellow in Marketing and Associate Professor of Marketing at the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business. She teaches Introduction to Marketing and Research Applications Marketing. 

Dr. Craciun has taught consumer behavior, advertising and publication relations, and marketing research courses at Loyola University Maryland, University of Pittsburgh, Slippery Rock University, and La Roche College.

Her research interests include consumer information disclosure in electronic commerce, consumer decision making in online environments, consumer welfare and public policy, and innovation in teaching methods.

Her work has appeared in scholarly journals such as the Journal of Business Research, Computers in Human Behavior, Journal of Consumer Behaviour, Journal of Marketing Education, and Marketing Education Review.

Additionally, her research has been presented at such conferences as the Association for Consumer Research, the American Marketing Association, Marketing and Public Policy, and the Society for Marketing Advances.


  • Ph.D., Business Administration, University of South Carolina
  • M.S., Global Management and Development, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
  • B.S., Economics, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

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Duquesne University
  • Presidential Scholarship Award, 2021-2022

Palumbo-Donahue School of Business

  • Harry W. Witt Faculty Fellow, 2021-2022
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Research, 2020-2021
  • Excellence in Scholarly Accomplishment, 2019-2020
  • Excellence in Scholarly Accomplishment, 2018-2019
  • Faculty Research Grant, 2017 and 2018
  • Summer Research Grant, 2015, 2016, and 2017


  • Best Paper Award, WeB Conference, The Seventeenth Workshop on e-Business, 2018
  • Research Grant, The Lattanze Center at Loyola College in Maryland, 2009
  • Junior Faculty Sabbatical Research Grant, Loyola College in Maryland, 2008
  • Sheth Doctoral Consortium Fellow, American Marketing Association, 2003
  • Graduate Research and Teaching Fellowship, University of South Carolina, 2000-2005