Assistant Professor of Marketing
Lycoming College invites applications for a full time, tenure-track position in Marketing to begin in the fall of 2022. We are looking for candidates with a PhD in Marketing or a closely related discipline. The successful applicant must be able to teach both marketing principles and marketing/data analytics. Depending on the candidate’s interests’ other areas in marketing such as marketing strategy, international marketing, or any other marketing-related topics will round out the teaching load. Over time, this position will help to improve and reshape the business curriculum, as well as teach other courses that suit his or her interests. A strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts and sciences environment is essential.
The business department at Lycoming College offers two majors. A major in Business Administration with concentrations in finance, management and marketing and a major in Corporate Communications. The department also offers a minor in entrepreneurship. Lycoming College is deeply rooted in the liberal arts tradition and seeks candidates who see the business curriculum as part of this larger goal, integrating business education in an interdisciplinary way with other fields of study. We are dedicated to excellence in the classroom and expect the ideal candidate to include both research and service to the college community in the work that they do.
Required Experience and Qualifications: A qualified candidate must have a PhD in Marketing or a closely related discipline combined with business experience or a Master’s degree in business. Candidates that are ABD may apply with the clear understanding that degree must be in hand within one year. The successful candidate must demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, advising, and service to the campus community to receive tenure. Candidates must demonstrate an interest in teaching in a liberal arts environment.
To apply, interested applicants should send the following: curriculum vitae, materials illustrating teaching experience, 250-word statement on why they are interested in teaching marketing in a liberal arts academic environment, names and contact information for three references, and copy of graduate transcripts.
Review of applications will begin on September 6 and continue until the position is filled. A pre-employment drug screening will occur post offer.
Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation’s
oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges.
Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The
Princeton Review as one of The 386 Best Colleges. Lycoming
College’s strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide
the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The
College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and
sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and
concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborates with and
mentors our diverse student body of 1,200 active learners,
including 37 percent international and domestic students of color,
representing 39 states, territories, and countries. Students
compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in
faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships,
and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is
located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally
situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a
world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern
manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural
gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League
World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.
Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.