Delphine DION

Professor
department: Marketing
Campus de Cergy
+33 (0)1 34 43 33 75
Marketing Strategy – Consumer Behavior – Sociology
Biography

I am a Full Professor of Marketing at ESSEC Business School where I hold the LVMH chair.
I teach the socio-cultural foundations of luxury and luxury brand management. I have received the 2023 special jury teaching award of the ESSEC Foundation.
My current research projects explore market dynamics in the luxury industry related to environmental and societal issues. In particular, I analyze market dynamics related to second-hand markets, new materials, craftsmanship and consumer inclusivity. 
My research has been published in many books and leading academic journals including the Journal of Marketing, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Retailing, Journal of Marketing Management, Journal of Business Research, and few others. I have received several awards for my scientific activities, including the 2018 ESSEC Foundation Research Award.
I serve on the Editorial Review Board of 5 academic journals, including the Journal of Consumer Research, the International Journal of Research in Marketing, and Recherche et Applications Marketing. I have received the 2020 Outstanding Editorial Review Board Member Award of the International Journal of Research in Marketing.
Prior to joining ESSEC Business School, I was Associate Professor of marketing at the Sorbonne University.
Expertise: Luxury, Sustainability, Market dynamics, Brand management, Retailing, Qualitative methodologies.

Diplomas

  • 2012: HDR (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne France)
  • 1999: PhD in Management Sciences (Université de Rennes France)
Career
Other Academic Appointments
    • 2022 – 2024 : LVMH Chaired Professor (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 2021 – 2023 : Responsable du Track Luxe du GMBA (ESSEC Business School France)
Full-time academic appointments
    • 2018 – Now : Professor (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 2015 – 2018 : Associate Professor (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 2007 – 2015 : Associate Professor of marketing (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne France)

Awards

  • 2023 : Special Jury Award (Fondation ESSEC)
  • 2020 : Outstanding Editorial Review Board Member (International Journal of Research in Marketing)
  • 2018 : ESSEC Foundation Awards (Fondation ESSEC)
  • 2015 : Best book in marketing (Académie des sciences commerciales, France)
  • 2009 : Best book in marketing (Académie des sciences commerciales, France)
  • 2004 : Best research paper in visual sociology (École Nationale Supérieur (ENS), France)
  • 1999 : 1st price for the best PhD dissertation in marketing (Académie des sciences commerciales, France)
  • 1999 : Special mention for the best PhD dissertation in marketing (Association Française de Marketing, France)

Journal articles

Book chapters

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Other published teaching materials (MOOCS – SPOC – Business Game – Etc…)

Press article, video or other popular media

Research activities
  • Function in an academic association
    • 2020 – 2023: Consumer Culture Theory Consortium Board
  • Editorial Board Membership
    • 2019 – 2022: Editorial board membership – Journal of Business Research
    • 2018 – 2022: Editorial board membership – Journal of Consumer Research
    • 2017 – 2022: Editorial board membership – International Journal of Research in Marketing
    • 2016 – 2022: Editorial board membership – Revue Française des Méthodes Visuelles
    • 2015 – 2019: Editorial board membership – Décisions Marketing
    • 2015 – 2022: Editorial board membership – Recherche et Applications en Marketing