Joel R.  Evans, Ph.D

Joel R. Evans, Ph.D

Joel R. Evans, Ph.D., is a Distinguished Professor in the Zarb School of Business at Hofstra University, N.Y. He is an expert on a wide range of economic and business topics. He has spoken and written on these topics across several platforms. Dr. Evans is the co-author of Marketing and co-author of Retail Management: A Strategic Approach. Professor Evans has consulted for a number of firms, both large and small. He is a pancreatic cancer survivor, who had Whipple surgery in February 2015. He recently published Surviving Cancer and Embracing Life: My Personal Journey (available FREE at; and he has a new blog “Living Well While Surviving Cancer: Live Life EVERY DAY!!” (