Eline de Vries is Assistant Professor of Marketing in the Department of Business Administration of University Carlos III in Madrid. She received her PhD in Business and Economics, specialized in consumer behavior and consumer neuroscience, from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
She also holds a MSc. in Research Based Marketing and a MSc. in Social Psychology (Cum Laude). As part of her study Business Administration, Eline studied at the University of Barcelona.
Eline was awarded with the Professor Leeflang Thesis Award in 2007, for the best Marketing related Master Thesis. In addition, she has recently been awarded with the TTA World Talent Award, for being the highest potential of the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Groningen.
Eline has presented her research at leading international conferences and her work on the impact of friendship on consumer self-control has appeared in several Dutch newspapers, radio programs and blogs.
Her research interests include consumer self-control (impulsive and excessive buying or consumption) and consumer neuroscience (fMRI).