Marv worked in the industry for several years after completing his ‎first ‎degree. He then continued his education and earned an MA ‎in ‎Marketing from the University of Nottingham. Thereafter, ‎Marv ‎obtained his PhD from the University of Manchester ‎‎(Manchester ‎Business School), where he also taught Marketing ‎modules and won a ‎World wide Universities Network (WUN) award ‎that funded his ‎research scholarship at the University of ‎Washington‎ (USA).‎

He worked at Bangor University (Wales) and held ‎a ‎number of visiting appointments at various other universities such ‎as; ‎London School of Economics, King’s College ‎London, ‎Braunschweig ‎University (Germany), Henan University of Science ‎& Technology ‎‎(China) and JRE School of Management (India).

Marv has published ‎his research in academic journals such as; International Journal of Forecasting, Journal ‎of ‎Business Research, Journal of ‎Marketing ‎Management, ‎International ‎Journal of Information ‎Management and ‎Journal of Enterprise ‎Information Management.‎

He ‎presented his research at international ‎conferences such as; ISF, INFORMS, EMAC, AM & ‎ESOMAR‎.‎

Marv is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy ‎‎(FHEA) and a professional member of the Marketing ‎Science Institute (MSI) and the Internet ‎Society ‎‎(ISOC).

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University Lecturer in Marketing and Course Convenor for the MSc in International Marketing.


Community and Business

Previous Activities:‎

Deputy Director of forTANK.

Marketing Coach, Aber-Bangor Skills Centre.‎

Academic Manager of a consultancy team working with an online retailer, ‎‎

Marketing Advisor to an Internet start-up company,‎

Marketing Specialist and Participating Member of ACE (Academic Centre of ‎Enterprise - Enterprise by Design), Wales.‎

IBM National Universities Business Challenge Coordinator for Bangor University (Wales).‎

Marketing Advisor to an Internet start-up company,‎

External Project Researcher,‎