Job: University of Arkansas at Little Rock


Chair of the Department of Marketing and Advertising

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Chair, Department of Marketing and Advertising
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) invites qualified individuals to apply for the twelve month position as Chair of the Department of Marketing and Advertising (req #: 543), to begin in the Spring or Fall Semester, 2009. The ideal candidate will have a doctorate degree in Marketing and the desire and ability to develop mutually beneficial relationships with the metropolitan business community. Professional experience is preferred. Primary job responsibilities involve further developing the Department’s marketing, sales, and advertising programs. This is a tenure-track position. Salary is competitive and rank is open based on qualifications.

Located in the state-of-the-art Reynolds Business Center, the College of Business houses the state’s lead center of the Arkansas Small Business Development Center, the Institute for Economic Advancement, and the Professional Sales Center. The College offers AACSB accredited programs at the undergraduate, MS, MBA, and Executive MBA levels. The Department faculty have won numerous awards for their teaching, research and service, and have been recognized locally and nationally for their innovative educational offerings.

UALR and the College of Business are in the center of the state’s business, government, healthcare, and nonprofit activities. Little Rock is a metropolitan area with an MSA population of over a million people. The area has a mild climate with nearby mountains, lakes, and streams, offering ample outdoor recreational opportunities. The city is culturally rich, with numerous museums, cultural activites, sports organizations, fine dining, and other attractions.

To apply: submit a letter of application (reference req #: 543), curriculum vitae; letter of application; names and contact information of three references to Dr. Gary L. Geissler, Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Marketing and Advertising, College of Business, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR 72204-1099. Electronic submissions are preferred at include req #: 543 in the subject line or fax to: 501-683-7021 or phone: 501.683.7137. If you will be attending the AMA Summer Marketing Educators’ Conference in San Diego, please indicate in your letter of application if you would like to schedule an appointment to discuss the position in-depth at the conference.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure.

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