Job: St. John Fisher College


Tenure-track marketing faculty position

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St. John Fisher College
Bittner School of Business
Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position

The Bittner School of Business at St. John Fisher College seeks to fill a tenure-track marketing faculty position for January or September 2009.

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in marketing from an accredited institution. ABDs will be given consideration if close to completion. Applicants with degrees from AACSB accredited universities are preferred.

All applicants will be expected to meet AACSB International’s "Academically Qualified" faculty criteria at the time of their application, and must have excellent communication skills and relevant teaching experience within their area of expertise. Experienced applicants are expected to display a strong research record; recent Ph.D.s and ABDs must demonstrate potential for research productivity.

Preference will be given to applicants who have taught courses in any of the following areas: distribution management (e.g., supply-chain management), retail marketing, entrepreneurship, integrated marketing communications, and/or marketing strategy. The usual course load at the Bittner School of Business is 3 plus 3, and the mix of course assignments includes introduction to marketing course(s) along with those identified earlier. Faculty at Bittner teach at both the undergraduate and the MBA level.

Applications, which must include a letter of interest, a statement of the applicant’s philosophy of teaching, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation highlighting the candidate’s teaching ability and experience, and a transcript must be submitted online at Supporting material that cannot be sent electronically should be mailed to: Norreen DeMay, St. John Fisher College, 3690 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14618. Dean of the School of Business, Dr. Ilter, will be attending the conference -applicants who meet the posted requirements and have an interest in the position should contact Dean Ilter via e-mail at to arrange for a short interview at the conference site. Screening of the applicants will begin immediately.

St. John Fisher College is a collaborative community dedicated to teaching and learning in a personalized educational environment. The College is guided by its Catholic heritage, as expressed in the motto of its founders, the Basilian Fathers: "teach me goodness, discipline, and knowledge". Through an education rooted in the liberal arts, we prepare individuals for lives of intellectual, professional, and civic integrity, in which diversity and service to others are valued and practiced.

The campus is situated on 154 park-like acres-a beautiful setting for 23 modern buildings and a warm, friendly campus community of 2,625 full-time undergraduates, 225 part-time undergraduates, and nearly 1,000 graduate students. The College now offers 31 academic majors in the humanities, social sciences, sciences, business, and nursing, as well as 10 pre-professional programs. Fisher also offers 11 master’s programs and three doctoral programs.

For more information about St. John Fisher College, please visit our website at

St. John Fisher College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Men and women, and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.