Assistant Professor of Marketing

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Assistant Professor

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Assistant Professor of Marketing


206301 - MARKETING

Position Summary::

Responsibilities include conducting and publishing academic research in high quality journals, generating external research funding, teaching courses in the undergraduate, master’s, and/or doctoral programs and engaging in service commensurate with the level of faculty appointment.

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The Department of Marketing at the Culverhouse College of Business at the University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, effective August 16, 2021.
Primary duties include teaching marketing at the graduate and undergraduate levels, engaging in a research program that results in articles in outstanding scholarly publications, and performing service as assigned by the Department, College, and University.
Required Qualifications: Applications are invited from candidates who have completed their doctorate (or expect to complete their doctorate by August 16, 2021) in marketing or a related field from an AACSB accredited University. In addition, all applicants should have research and teaching experience commensurate with appointment as an assistant professor of marketing at a state flagship university.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience teaching and interacting with students at various levels as well as an established record (or high potential) of research published in top-tier marketing journals. Interest in or expertise to teach courses focused on digital marketing or marketing strategy.

To Apply: Candidates must apply online via the University of Alabama HR system at
Please attach the following required documents:
1) a cover letter
2) a curriculum vita that includes a list of three references
3) A brief description of your research areas/stream, areas of teaching interest, and evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and will remain open until filled.

Please direct questions and inquires to the Chair of the search committee: Dr. Clay Voorhees at [email protected]

All application materials must be attached at time of application in order for the application to be accepted. The candidate selected for this position will be required to submit a disclosure and consent form authorizing a background investigation.

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The Culverhouse College of Business is committed to and promotes a strong research culture. The department of marketing offers a strong mix of collegiality and scholarship along with a friendly and welcoming environment. We seek applicants who are dedicated to publishing their research in top-level journals and necessary support will be provided. Salary and other research support are commensurate with experience and achievements, and competitive with other flagship universities.

The state flagship university is located in Tuscaloosa, AL, which is a vibrant and exciting college town of about 100,000, and metropolitan Birmingham, with over 1 million people, is only a short drive away. West Alabama is beautiful with ample recreational opportunities in lakes and forests. Tuscaloosa is also home to multiple performing arts venues, theater groups, and symphony. The university’s athletic program offers top-level competition, highlighted recent national champions in football, softball, and golf.

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Required documents must be attached at time of application or application will be disqualified.

Required documents include:
1) Cover letter
2) Curriculum vita that includes a list of three references
3) At least one current unpublished paper attached to the “other document 1” link

Optional document:
4) A second unpublished paper attached to the “other document 2” link


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Posted: 11/18/2020
Application Due: 6/4/2021
Work Type: Full Time