Job: St. Cloud State University


Tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor

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Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing, tenure-track probationary (Fall 2008)

Institution: St. Cloud State University

Location: St. Cloud, Minnesota

Date posted:

St. Cloud State University (SCSU) is a comprehensive state university with nearly 16,000 students. SCSU is located in St. Cloud, Minnesota, a growing community, approximately 60 miles northwest of Minneapolis, Minnesota. St. Cloud State University’s students share a 137-year heritage of excellence and opportunity at the University’s campus on the Mississippi River. Students come from every part of the state, the country, and from 85 countries around the world to prepare to excel in business, communication, health-care, education, and a wide array of other fields.

The G. R. Herberger College of Business offers ten undergraduate majors and a Master of Business Administration degree. The Business College has a strong reputation as one of only four colleges of business in Minnesota which is AACSB accredited. The college prides itself on its high-quality teaching and aims to prepare students for successful careers in business, non-profit organizations, or government and to encourage responsible participation and leadership in society. The College awards approximately 600 undergraduate and 40 graduate degrees each year. The College of business is home to a full-time faculty of 70 and a student body of some 3,000 undergraduate and M.B.A. students. The successful candidate will join a collegial faculty of 16 in the Marketing and Business Law department.


Teach undergraduate and/or graduate marketing courses, as needed. Contribute to the achievement of all departmental goals which include: (1) providing a high quality learning environment, (2) maintaining AACSB International accreditation, (3) research and other scholarly activity and maintaining professionally qualified status as defined by accreditation standards, (4) curriculum and program development and enhancement, and (5) serving our students, the department, the college, the university and various publics.


  1. Ph.D or D.B.A. in Marketing from an AACSB-International accredited institution (ABDs with completion within one year may be considered),
  2. Evidence of ability to teach marketing courses effectively,
  3. Evidence of ability and commitment to conduct research and other scholarly achievements in marketing, consistent with AACSB-International accreditation,
  4. Ability to contribute to departmental goals,
  5. Ability to teach and work effectively with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds,
  6. Willingness to provide service to the university and community, and
  7. Willingness to contribute to student growth and development.

In addition, marketing related business experience will be considered. As part of the interview process, candidates with campus interviews will be required to give a seminar on their research and teach an undergraduate-level class.

Apply to:

Dr. Diana Lawson, Dean
G. R. Herberger College of Business
St. Cloud State University
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498

Application Information and Deadline:

A completed application includes: a letter of application (which addresses position qualifications), resume/vita, three recent letters of reference, and complete undergraduate and graduate transcripts (photocopies acceptable for initial screening). All application materials for this position must be received by October 5, 2007.

SCSU is committed to excellence and actively supports cultural diversity. To promote this endeavor, we invite individuals who contribute to such diversity to apply, including minorities, women, GLBT, persons with disabilities and veterans. SCSU is a member of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.