Assistant Professor of Marketing
New Mexico State University (NMSU)
Las Cruces, NM
Posted: October 17, 2023
Application Due: November 17, 2023
The College of Business at NMSU is fully accredited by AACSB. The Department of Marketing houses a vibrant Doctoral Program in Marketing, and is the only University in the state of New Mexico to offer Doctoral Training in Business Education. The Marketing Department also possesses a dedicated Behavioral Research Facility with related research technology for Faculty and PhD student usage.
New Mexico State University (NMSU) is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico’s Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in beautiful Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment.
This position will start August 19, 2024. The position is targeted at new PhD’s seeking their initial Tenure Track appointments, early-career Assistant Professors, and faculty currently at the rank of Associate Professor. Preference will be given to applicants having research or teaching interests in Digital Marketing. Position duties include publishing research, teaching, advising students, and service to the department, college, university, and community. The position requires continued scholarly activity, including research publications in refereed academic journals. The initial teaching course load is a 2/2 load for the first three academic years; thereafter, the teaching load will generally rise to the current standard for the department of 5 classes per year.
Candidates should have demonstrated skills in verbal and written communication, and competency to interact effectively with students, colleagues, and staff. Applicants should have experience in classroom teaching, with demonstrated teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also have a solid record of scholarly research publication, or the promise of publication (i.e., for new PhDs), commensurate with their career level and requisite experience in the academic profession. Motivation to pursue external research funding and work on multidisciplinary teams is desirable. Applicants must possess an earned doctorate in Marketing or doctorate in a closely related discipline with marketing research experience, by the date of hire.
While applications from all sub-disciplines of Marketing scholarship are welcome, the Marketing Department at NMSU does have preferences regarding the specific skill sets of the successful hires. This position will ideally be occupied by a scholar with skills, interests, and experience in Consumer Behavior. Importantly, the successful candidate for the position will be expected to play a role in the PhD Program in Marketing at NMSU. In this spirit, the successful candidate will be expected to actively participate in graduate education by serving on graduate committees and supervising PhD Dissertation research. The position requires continued scholarly activity, including research publications in leading academic journals in the marketing field. Courses to be taught will be determined based on the experience and interests of the candidate as well as the needs of the Marketing Department, and may include online instruction and/or graduate instruction, including in the PhD program and the department’s MBA Program offering.