Derdenger is the Frank and Helen Risch Faculty Development
Professor in Business and is an Assistant Professor of Marketing and Strategy
at Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business.
Prior to Carnegie Mellon, Tim earned his Ph.D. in Economics from the
University of Southern California and a B.B.A. from The George Washington
University. His research interests are divided into two areas: the study of high-technology
and sports markets. Within these markets his research focuses on the marketing
and strategy associated with a given product or product line. He has
publications in Marketing Science, Management Science and Quantitative
Marketing and Economics. He is also an avid golfer and a former four year
collegiate golf scholarship recipient.