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Assistant or Associate Professor of Marketing
About the Position: A full-time, tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level is available in Marketing. 
About the College/Department: The College of Business and Economics is considered a leadership unit within the university. The College is AACSB accredited at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and has more than 60 full-time faculty. The College grants the MBA degree along with Bachelors of Arts degrees in Business Administration, Business and Sustainability, Accounting, Manufacturing Management and Economics. The Department of Finance and Marketing has 375 undergraduate majors and 12 faculty members.
Position Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities will include Integrated Marketing Communications, Marketing Strategy, and/or Branding at the undergraduate and MBA level. Other teaching responsibilities may include one or more of the following: Principles of Marketing, Marketing Research, International Marketing, Retailing and/or Consumer Behavior. The starting date is September 2014. Additional expectations include scholarship and service.
Required Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. or ABD in Marketing or equivalent with expectation of completion by Fall 2014; ABD candidates would be hired at the lecturer rank
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching or the demonstration of teaching promise
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Scholarship record commensurate with the number of years since completion of the Ph.D
  • Ability to teach Integrated Marketing Communications, Marketing Strategy, and/or Branding
  • High degree of professionalism and organizational skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in the marketing field
  • MBA or equivalent degree
  • Ability to teach additional marketing courses as needed such as Principles of Marketing, Marketing Research, International Marketing, Retailing and/or Consumer Behavior
  • Ability to work well with colleagues, including those of diverse backgrounds
Academic Emphasis: Integrated Marketing Communications, Marketing Strategy, and/or Branding
Job Location: Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA 
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Bargaining Union: United Faculty of Western Washington
Application Instructions and Requested Documents: To be considered for the position, application materials must be submitted via WWU’s Electronic Application System for Employment (EASE).  Please log in at https://jobs.wwu.edu., and use Internet Explorer to fully utilize the online application system. 

Candidates should upload a letter of application, resume, the names and addresses of three references, and summary evidence of ability to be an effective teacher and high promise of scholarship. 

Finalists will be asked to provide copies of transcripts, evidence of scholarship, and teaching evaluations (if available).  A member of the search committee will be in attendance at the American Marketing Association Summer Educator’s Conference in August 2013. Any individuals who are interested in being considered for a meeting at this conference should say so in the letter of application. A limited number of individuals will then be invited to participate in a brief meeting.  It is not required that you participate in this process to be considered for this position.
Other Information: Please address any questions about the position to Dr. Edwin Love, Chair of the Department of Finance and Marketing, at Ed.Love@wwu.edu or 360-650-4614.
Job Posted: 6/6/2013
Closing Date Notes: Application review begins June 21, 2013; position is open until filled
Recruitment #: 130309
Western Washington University (WWU) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, WWU does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and parenting status), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or genetic information in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. See WWU's Policy on Ensuring Equal Opportunity and Prohibiting Discrimination and Retaliation. Inquiries may be directed to the Vice Provost for Equal Opportunity and Employment Diversity, Title IX and ADA Coordinator, Equal Opportunity Office, Western Washington University, Old Main 345 (MS 9021), 516 High Street, Bellingham, WA 98225; 360.650.3307 (voice) or 711 (Washington Relay); eoo@wwu.edu

WWU is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources Disability Services, 360.650.3774 or 711 (Washington Relay).

All new employees must comply with the immunization policy and show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizen and Immigration Service before beginning work at WWU. A thorough background check will be conducted on all new hires.

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