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James Ramos

Adjunct instructor

Ph.D. (Michigan State University)

James Ramos, Ph.D., is an Adjunct 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, Ramos 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 worked on projects that involved streamlining communication with viewers, employees and the press at NBC.

He earned his Ph.D. in Mass Media from the Department of Advertising at Michigan State University, his M.A. in Communication Management from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California, and his B.A. in Communication from the Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University.