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Tojin Eapen

Assistant Professor
442 Cornell Hall

700 Tiger Avenue
Columbia, MO 65211

Tojin Thomas Eapen is an Assistant Professor in the Marketing Department at the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business, University of Missouri. His research focuses on idea management, new product and experience design, and innovation. His methodological interests include computational creativity, natural language processing, and agent-based modeling. Eapen has close to 10 years of industry experience in new product development, technology marketing, and innovation consulting. He has consulted and provided in-house training on innovation at more than 20 companies including ABB, Robert Bosch, Google, Ingersoll Rand, NetApp, Qualcomm and Samsung. He has taught marketing and innovation management courses at business schools in the United States and India.


PhD, University of North Carolina, 2020; MBA, Indian School of Business, 2010; B.Tech., National Institute of Technology, Calicut, India, 2005