Dr. Pentina is Professor of Marketing at the University of Toledo. Her research interests are in the areas of digital marketing and retailing, and online consumer behavior. Her research has been published in the Journal of Advertising, Journal of Retailing, European Journal of Marketing, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, Journal of Consumer Behaviour, Journal of Consumer Affairs, European Journal of Innovation Management, and others. From 2009 until 2014 Dr. Pentina served as Director of the University of Toledo Interactive Marketing Initiative and coordinated UT Annual Internet Marketing Conferences. Dr. Pentina was selected a Fulbright Research Scholar for the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 academic years and a Fulbright Specialist for 2019-2014.