Dr. Gaurav Jain
Dr. Gaurav Jain, Assistant Professor at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Lally School of Management), examines how individuals make judgments, estimates and, decisions in the absence of complete information. Prior to earning his PhD from the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa, Gaurav earned his bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Manipal University and MBA in Marketing from MDI Gurgaon. More specifically, his research spans the fields of numerical cognition and judgment, working memory capacity, and, cognitive limitations. Using psycho-physical methods, such as eye tracking and facial expression analysis, Gaurav makes novel predictions about how various cognitive biases influence consumer choices. When time permits, Gaurav loves to drive and travel to various places.