Honors and Awards

2020 – Finalist for George Leland Bach Award for MBA Teaching Excellence

2019 – Finalist for George Leland Bach Award for MBA Teaching Excellence

2018 – Society for Consumer Psychology Early Career Contribution Award [Speech Text]

2017 – Association for Consumer Research Early Career Award

2016 – Finalist for George Leland Bach Award for MBA Teaching Excellence

2013 – American Marketing Association: DocSIG Top 50 Marketing Faculty List (based on productivity in 2009-2013)

2013 –  Finalist for 2012 Paul E. Green Award at the Journal of Marketing Research for: Stephen, Andrew T., and Jeff Galak (2012), “The effects of Traditional and Social Earned Media on Sales: An Application to a Microlending Marketplace,” Journal of Marketing Research, 49, 624-639.

2013 – Selected to be part of MSI Young Scholar Conference

2012 – Runner up JCR Paper of the Year 2009 for: Nelson, Leif D., Tom Meyvis, and Jeff Galak (2009),   “Enhancing the Television Viewing Experience through Commercial Interruptions,” Journal of Consumer Research, 36 (August), 160-172.

2011 – Junior Faculty Giving Chair

2010 – Recipient of CMU Berkman Faculty Development Grant

2010 – BP Junior Faculty Chair

2009 – Herman E. Krooss Award For Distinction and Presentation of an Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation

2008 – Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality in Psychology and Economics – 2nd Place Poster Award: “Complexity is Good: When Disfluent Communication Signals Author Erudition” Galak, Jeff and Leif D. Nelson.

2008 – AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium Fellow.

2007 – 2nd Annual Judgment and Decision Making Pre-Conference (at SPSP) Travel Award.

2006 – Society for Judgment and Decision Making– Best Student Poster Award. “Complexity is Good: When Disfluent Communication Signals Author Erudition” Galak, Jeff and Leif D. Nelson.

2001-05 – Dean John Guilfoil Scholarship.

2001-05 – Daniel E. Diamond Scholarship.

2001-05 – Stem Trustee Scholarship.