Fairfield University is a co-educational, comprehensive Jesuit
university with a 200-acre campus located along the scenic
shoreline community of Fairfield, CT. The University is comprised
of approximately 3,500 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate students
pursuing degrees within 5 schools: The College of Arts and
Sciences, The Charles F. Dolan School of Business, The School of
Engineering, The Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health
Studies, and School of Education and Human Development. As an
expression of our Jesuit, Catholic mission and identity, Fairfield
embraces a liberal humanistic approach to education, encouraging
critical thinking, cultivating free and open inquiry, and fostering
ethical and religious values.
The Department of Marketing at Fairfield University invites
applications for an Assistant Professor or I nstructor of the
Practice position in the Dolan School of Business to begin Fall
2023. This is a non-tenure track, full time, fixed term, renewable
position. Candidates must be able to teach in the area of Business
The ideal candidate will have in-depth
knowledge of various business communication strategies, such as how
to use the main forms of business messages, how to write a
persuasive message and proposal, among others. C andidates that can
also teach in multiple areas of marketing are highly encouraged to
apply. C andidates should show a commitment to innovation and
demonstrated excellence in using technology in the classroom.
- Teaching four courses each semester at the undergraduate level.
Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening,
face-to-face, hybrid and online. The candidate may also need to
teach graduate level courses.
- Advising students and providing career guidance.
- Contributing to course, curriculum, and program
- Providing service to the department, the Dolan School of
Business, the university, and the community at-large as necessary
- Keeping the department and school current on industry practices
Candidates, at minimum, must have an M.S. or M.B.A in business or
related field from an accredited institution and a minimum of 5
years of marketing professional experience. Preference may be given
to candidates who have completed or are in the process of
completing a PhD or DBA in Marketing.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until the position is filled. Only complete files will be reviewed
by the search committee. For full consideration, please click
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(ii) vitae, (iii) teaching philosophy, (iv) three letters of
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About Fairfield University
Fairfield University, founded in 1942, is a Jesuit, Catholic
institution, located in the scenic shoreline community of
Fairfield, CT, one hour from New York City along Long Island Sound.
The University’s 200-acre campus includes five College and
Professional Schools that enroll approximately 3,500 undergraduate
students and 1,200 graduate students. The Dolan School of Business
educates approximately one-third of the University’s undergraduate
students and one-fifth of the University’s graduate students.
The Dolan School of Business, which has just moved to a
state-of-the-art building in Fall 2019, is AACSB International
accredited and ranked #1 in Connecticut Undergraduate Marketing by
College Factual, #3 Best Colleges for Business in
Connecticut by Niche, #9 Best Colleges for Business Majors
by 2019 Money Magazine, #23 Best Undergrad Business Program
Marketing by 2022 U.S. News and World Report.
Academic - Faculty Non-Tenure Track
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