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Department Head

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Head, Department of Marketing


Terry College of Business
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602

The Department of Marketing of the Terry College of Business seeks applications and nominations for the position of Department Head. The starting date of this position is August 1, 2008.


The Head of the Department of Marketing provides academic leadership for the Department’s undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degree programs and its related research and executive education activities; guides and oversees departmental processes; makes decisions on personnel, curriculum and budget; and serves as a liaison to the College, University and business community. The Department of Marketing consists of faculty with expertise in Consumer Behavior, Marketing Strategy, Marketing Models, Sales Management, Services Marketing, and Advertising and Promotion. Additional information about the Department and its faculty is available at our web site:


The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in Marketing or related discipline, and a strong record of scholarship in research and teaching that is consistent with a tenured appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. He or she will also have demonstrated effectiveness in administrative responsibilities, and must be able to work with the academic and business communities to meet research and educational demands.

Other Information:

Salary is commensurate with rank and experience. Applications (including cover letter indicating interest and qualifications, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references) should be e-mailed as pdf or WORD attachments to the Search Committee Chair:

Benjamin C. Ayers
Director and Professor
J.M. Tull School of Accounting
Terry College of Business
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602

Applications received before November 1, 2007, are assured full consideration, although reviews will continue until the position is filled. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.