Job: Sungkyunkwan University


Three tenure-track positions at any rank

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Positions in Marketing:

The SKK Graduate School of Business (SKK GSB) at Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, invites applications for three tenure-track positions at any rank beginning in the fall of 2008. Research and teaching interests in any area of marketing will be considered. All instructions are conducted in English; knowledge of Korean language NOT required.

The school offers highly competitive  salaries with attractive summer supports. Other benefits include free housing, paid tuition at international schools for children, relocation expenses, and medical insurance. The school has a three-course teaching load and requires negligible administrative involvement. The school gives generous research and travel grants, and conference funding. In addition, you will be provided with one head count to hire a research assistant. You will also have the opportunity to visit MIT Sloan for one semester in an all-expenses-paid faculty exchange program.

All candidates must have a doctoral degree in marketing or related fields prior to the appointment. Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. Heavy emphasis will be placed on the quality of the applicant’s research output. Proven teaching track record is highly desirable. Member of SKK GSB faculty will meet with candidates at the upcoming AMA in August.

About the School:

Sungkyunkwan University is a top-ranked, highly innovative and comprehensive private university with 600 years of history. Set against the rich tradition of Sungkyunkwan University, SKK GSB is a three-year old business school which admitted its first MBA class in the fall of 2004. We have a diverse MBA class, both geographically and experience-wise, with our students coming from about 20 different countries including US, Canada, Germany, Russia, China, and India.

The mission of SKK GSB is to become the best MBA program in Asia. With very strong financial support from the Samsung Group and commitment from the university, the school enjoys the freedom and flexibility to recruit the top faculty and students, and to provide the best infrastructure and support to facilitate research, teaching, and learning. In collaboration with MIT Sloan, the school draws on the extensive experience and expertise of the Sloan school for curriculum, faculty, and student development. In addition to the relationship with Samsung, the school has extensive linkage with other major corporations in . This industry linkage allows SKK GSB to provide extensive internship opportunities for students in wide-ranging industries. It also provides for faculty collaboration with the industry in research, consulting, and executive training.

The physical environment around the school also provides an extensive set of cultural and leisure opportunities. Seoul, the capital city of , is rich with historical heritage and attractions of various kinds. The specific area around the school is a Mecca of Korean youths with full of cultural facilities, beautiful galleries, nice restaurants, and so on. To find out more about the school, please visit our web site at


Interested applicants should send cover letter, curriculum vitae with names of three references, an example of written work for presentation, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to the address below:

Veronica Park
Sungkyunkwan University
53 Myungryun-dong 3-ga, Jongro-gu
Seoul,  110-745
Phone: +82-2-740-1505
FAX: +82-2-740-1503
School Website:

Sungkyunkwan University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.