Job: Bradley University


Tenure-track Assistant Professor position

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Bradley University
Foster College of Business Administration
Department of Marketing

The Department of Marketing in the Foster College of Business Administration invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, starting in August 2008. Candidates should possess a doctoral degree in Marketing or a related field or be nearing completion of the doctoral degree. The successful candidate will demonstrate the capability and commitment to maintain a sustained high-quality research program and a dedication to teaching excellence. Marketing offerings in undergraduate and graduate programs afford opportunities to accommodate individuals with a variety of teaching interests, yet minimize the number of different course preparations.

Bradley University, an independent, privately endowed, coeducational institution with selective admissions, is located in Peoria, Illinois on a beautiful 85-acre campus in the heart of the city. Peoria is a thriving metropolitan area with a population of over 350,000. Peoria offers many of the advantages of a metropolitan city with a picturesque skyline, diverse economic base, wide variety of cultural events, quaint parks, and award-winning golf courses, yet has a small city feel and lacks traffic congestion. For additional information, please visit or

The Foster College of Business Administration was the 21st named college of business in the United States. U.S. News & World Report consistently rates Bradley as one of the best comprehensive universities in the Midwest and among the top "Best Value" schools in the Midwest. The Princeton Review included Bradley in "The Best 331 Colleges." The College Finder lists Bradley University as one of "Thirty College Gems" in the nation. Bradley is also featured in the new guide, Colleges of Distinction, which describes 175 colleges that are among the best in the nation.

The department serves the 1150 students of the Foster College of Business Administration including approximately 200 Marketing majors and 150 marketing minors. The Foster College is one of a select few schools of business to offer an undergraduate sales program. The department supports a Marketing concentration in the MBA program and core classes in the Foster College’s AACSB award-winning Executive MBA program.

Individuals wishing to be considered should submit a letter of application, current vita, contact information for three references and an indication of teaching and research interests electronically to or via direct mail to:

Search Chair
Department of Marketing
Foster College of Business Administration
Bradley University
Peoria, IL 61625
309.677.3374 (fax)

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Representatives of the department will be interviewing candidates at the 2007 AMA Summer Educators’ Conference in Washington D.C.

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from groups currently underrepresented on our campus.