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Irving J. Rein

American academic


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Irving Jacob Rein is a professor of Communication Studies at Northwestern University. He is the author of many books on effective communication strategies and marketing.Over the course of his career, Rein has researched, taught, and published in the areas of popular culture, crisis management, communication in sports and place marketing. As a member of the Northwestern community he has inspired many students’ love of popular culture. Before beginning his successful career, Rein received a B.A. and a B.S. from the University of Minnesota. After completing his undergraduate studies at Minnesota, Rein took a teaching job at Coronado High School from 1960 to 1962 before entering graduate school, receiving a M.A. from Arizona State University and a Ph.D from the University of Pittsburgh. Rein currently resides in Winnetka, Illinois, and enjoys spending time with his two children and two grandchildren.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Pittsburgh

State-related research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Northwestern University

Private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, United States

University of Minnesota

Public research university in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States

Arizona State University

Public university located in the Phoenix metropolitan area, Arizona, United States