Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Marketing
Tenure Track Assistant Professor of MarketingThe University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Marketing.
Position Details LocationHattiesburg
118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
United States DivisionMarketing Position TypeFaculty Employment StatusFull Time Grant FundedNo Posting Close DateOpen Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
The school will not sponsor work visas at this time. Applications received by September 1st will be given full consideration.
The School of Marketing invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track position at the Assistant level in Marketing for the Hattiesburg campus beginning August 2020.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
- Will teach three courses per semester (or equivalent) to be determined by the Director of the School.
- Teaching obligations will primarily support the Marketing BSBA degree, but may include a variety of marketing courses such as marketing principles, digital marketing, marketing management, sales, consumer behavior, international, advertising, analytics, or others.
- Faculty are expected to maintain an active research record, quality teaching, and contribute to the mission of the program.
- The faculty member will provide service (such as committee work and other official activities) for the School, College, and University.
- Maintaining an active research record with publications in recognized journals required for promotion and tenure. Performs other duties as assigned.
Preferred Qualifications Preferred candidates will be qualified and have a teaching interest in undergraduate or graduate level courses including but not limited to marketing principles, digital marketing, marketing management, sales, consumer behavior, international, marketing communications, analytics, or others.
The preferred candidate will also have relevant teaching experience and professional experience. Preference will be given to those with a record of scholarly/intellectual contribution commensurate with the appointment to the position of Assistant professor. The preferred candidate should demonstrate effective project-based or applied teaching experience and the ability to teach effectively in both face-to-face and online environments.
Emphasis is also on candidates who are able to connect with and relate to our students but also challenge them to become effective problem solvers according to the School of Marketing's mission/vision.About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites in central and southern Mississippi, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 130 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and sport venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 40 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of approximately 15,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 36 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 24 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www.usm.edu.As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.