Assistant Professor (Continuing Track), Marketing

at University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Assistant Professor (Continuing Track), Marketing

Job no: 500606

College / VP Area:Lerner College Business & Econ

Work type: Faculty

Location: Newark

Categories: Business Administration, Full Time

Position Announcement

Continuing-track Assistant Professor in Marketing

Department of Business Administration

Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics

University of Delaware

The Department of Business Administration in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware invites applications for a continuing-track position in Marketing. Successful candidates will demonstrate the drive and vision to develop an innovative, cutting-edge instructional program and a commitment to scholarly research.

Teaching load is typically a maximum of six courses per year with potential reductions for research productivity and service. This is a permanent position, renewable with increasing contract renewal lengths (starting at two years and moving up to five-year renewals). There is no promotion requirement with this position though there are opportunities for promotion in rank. Research support in the College is excellent, including the availability of research and teaching assistants; access to databases (e.g., WRDS); and opportunities to apply for research grants. Salary, benefits, teaching load, and research support are highly competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Candidates must possess a Ph.D in marketing or related area or be ABD with completion expected prior to joining and be committed to publishing articles in peer-reviewed or higher-tier journals in the field. Candidates who currently hold appointments at other institutions are strongly encouraged to apply. Ideal candidates will have a record of excellent teaching in undergraduate and/or graduate courses and of publishing in peer-reviewed or higher-tier journals.

Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware ( combines tradition and innovation, offering students a rich heritage along with the latest in instructional and research technology. Located on an attractive campus in Newark, Delaware, roughly an hour from Philadelphia and Baltimore, and about 2 hours from New York and Washington, D.C., the University is a state-assisted institution with a strong private endowment and selective admission. It is one of the oldest land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant institutions in the nation. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classifies University of Delaware as an R1 research university with very high research activity.

Lerner College has five departments, 42 academic programs, about 4,200 students, 160 faculty members, and state-of-the art facilities. Lerner College supports full-time, part-time, on-site corporate, and online MBA programs in addition to MS programs in functional business areas and non-degree executive education programs. All degree programs are fully accredited by the AACSB. For more information on Lerner College,

The Department of Business Administration is housed within the Lerner College and consists of five academic areas: Marketing, Entrepreneurship, International Business, Management, and Operations Management. To learn more about the marketing area and its faculty members, please visit The department promotes a collegial, supportive environment and values candidates who share these values.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, recent teaching evaluations, three (3) contact references, and at least one recent paper (publication or manuscript). References will be contacted for letters of recommendation upon application submission.

Additional information may be requested after initial review of applicants. Submit inquiries, but not application materials or letters of reference, to the search committee chair, Dr. Anu Sivaraman,

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. We will conduct preliminary interviews via Zoom.

The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages applications from minority group members and women. The University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States by the start of their employment at the University of Delaware.

Notice of Non-Discrimination, Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action

The University of Delaware does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, disability, religion, age, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law in its employment, educational programs and activities, admissions policies, and scholarship and loan programs as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies. The University of Delaware also prohibits unlawful harassment including sexual harassment and sexual violence.

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Job Posting: JC251775777

Posted On: Nov 30, 2023

Updated On: Apr 04, 2024

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