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About Michael Lynn

Dr. Michael Lynn is a professor of consumer behavior and marketing at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. He received his Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the Ohio State University in 1987, and has taught in the marketing departments of business and hospitality schools since 1988. Dr. Lynn paid his way through school by waiting tables and bartending. This experience sparked his interest in service gratuities (tipping), a topic on which he has over 50 published academic papers. His other research focuses on consumer status and uniqueness seeking. Dr. Lynn is the editor of the Cornell Hospitality Quarterly.

Positions

2015 Present Editor of the Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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2010 Present Burton M. Sack '61 Professor in Food and Beverage Management, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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2008 Present Full Professor of Consumer Behavior and Marketing, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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Present Burton M. Sack '61 Professor in Food and Beverage Management, Editor of the Cornell Hospitality Quarterly (CQ), Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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19952007 Associate Professor of Consumer Behavior and Marketing, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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19901995 Assistant Professor of Marketing, University of Houston ‐ College of Business Administration
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19881990 Visiting Assistant Professor of Marketing, University of Missouri - Columbia ‐ School of Business
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19871988 Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Missouri - Columbia ‐ College of Arts and Science
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Curriculum Vitae




Honors and Awards

  • 2006 Outstanding Reviewer Award from Editorial Review Board for Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science

Education

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1987 Ph.D. Social Psychology, Ohio State University
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1983 M.A. Social Psychology, Ohio State University
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1979 B.A. Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
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Contact Information

Services Marketing
552 Statler Hall
Phone: 607.255.8271

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