The Professors’ Academy is a professional organization for academics interested in interactive and data-driven marketing. The program is funded by the John Flieder Fund. Members receive access to materials, seminars and data valued at $5,000. Additionally, members of the Professors’ Academy have the opportunity to connect with like-minded colleagues around the world and thought-leaders in their field in a place for sharing ideas and resources.

Open to full-time faculty members worldwide.


If you are a member of the Professors’ Academy



Speakers Bureau

Are you looking for a marketing practitioner available to speak at a college course session or student club meeting (such as a marketing, business, or advertising club)?

Data Set Library

Data sets are made available online to approved academics for classroom use, dissertations, and/or other research. They are free of charge to members of the Marketing EDGE Professors’ Academy.

Course Planning Tools

As Professors’ Academy member you can access course syllabi and materials provided by other members. You can also access exclusive Case Studies

Contribute Curricula

We invite all Professors’ Academy members to share submissions of syllabi and course content to make the Professors’ Academy a more robust community and library of resources.

Exclusive Case Studies

Your Professors’ Academy membership provides you with access to exclusive case studies.  If you have any questions regarding usage of these case studies, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Member Roster

The Professors’ Academy offers you a network of fellow researchers and teachers.

Useful Links

Marketing EDGE has aggregated a links to useful resources, websites, and organizations. As a Professors’ Academy member we would value your input.

Marketing EDGE Summit Proceedings

For almost 30 years, Marketing EDGE worked closely with marketing professors on a summit. You can access proceedings from 2015–2017 as a Professors’ Academy member.

Terradata University Network

We’re pleased to partner with Teradata University Network to expand our offering of faculty resources. Teradata University Network (TUN) provides faculty workshops, student competitions, and analytics technology from Teradata and several of its partners.