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The College of Business at Arkansas Tech University, accredited by
AACS, has a faculty opening for a full-time, tenure-track
Assistant/Associate Professor position to teach undergraduate and
graduate courses in marketing, including digital and social media
marketing, retailing, and marketing research with a starting date
of August 13, 2018.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop and teach undergraduate and graduate
courses in the College of Business.
• Effectively advise students.
• Engage students in high impact learning
• Develop a sustainable scholarship program
including seeking external funds to support the program.
• Provide impactful departmental, college,
university, and professional service to the university, community
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Knowledge - understanding of academic
discipline and teaching pedagogy, utilize a wide range of software
and applied techniques related to marketing, including all aspects
of digital marketing;
• Skills - organization, leadership,
• Abilities - responsive, collegial
• Ph.D. (or ABD with completion prior to February
15, 2019) in Marketing or a closely related business field from a
regionally accredited institution.
• Ability to develop a sustainable research
program that could incorporate undergraduate students.
• Terminal degree from an AACSB-accredited
• Evidence of teaching excellence at the
university level and commitment to continuous improvement in
teaching, mentoring, and working with undergraduate and graduate
• Demonstrated abilities in marketing,
particularly all aspects of digital marketing such as social media
marketing, marketing analytics, and retailing (both traditional and
• Experience with online instruction.
• Record of scholarly activity and strong
research interests in marketing and/or evidence of recent
consulting relating to marketing.
• Commitment to creating and fostering industry
What to Submit:
Resume, cover letter, and a list of five references
To be considered for the Assistant/Associate Professor of
Marketing position, all applications and materials must be received
and processed through our applicant tracking system Cornerstone by
January 3, 2018 before 6:00 pm central time.
Please go to https://atu.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.aspx?site=1&c=atu
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background
check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication
alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a
relationship to the requirements of the position. Background
check information will be used in a confidential,
non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal
Arkansas Tech University is an AA/EOE employer committed to
attracting and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment.