Job: Northern Michigan University


Two tenure-track assistant or associate professor positions in the area of Marketing

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing
College of Business
Northern Michigan University

POSITION – The College of Business at Northern Michigan University is seeking applicants for two tenure-track assistant or associate professor positions in the area of Marketing beginning in August 2009 We invite you to live and work in an environment which was recently ranked as one of America’s most livable cities, and on a campus where technology is used to enhance student learning.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – The likely teaching assignments include a range of courses in marketing such as Introduction to Marketing, Promotions/Advertising, International Marketing, Retailing and Personal Selling. Other responsibilities include advising, program development, outcomes assessment, scholarship, and service activities. The College of Business is AACSB accredited, and scholarly publications are expected.

QUALIFICATIONS – The preferred applicant will possess a doctorate in marketing from an AACSB accredited university. Applicants who are ABD and very close to completing their dissertation will be considered at the instructor level with appointment to assistant professor upon completion of the degree. Applicants for appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level must have an appropriate record of teaching and intellectual contributions. Related work experience in business and industry and teaching experience are also desirable. Interest in and/or experience with distance education and internationalization are definite pluses.

PROGRAMS – The College of Business offers bachelor’s degree programs in accounting, accounting/computer information systems, accounting/corporate finance, accounting/financial planning, computer information systems, entrepreneurship, finance, personal financial planning, management, marketing, and ski area business management, as well as four associate degree programs. Northern Michigan University’s enrollment is approximately 9,350 with about 900 of these students majoring in College of Business programs.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION – The University is located in Marquette, Michigan, an award-winning community on the beautiful southern shore of Lake Superior. Marquette is the cultural, economic, and medical center of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Recreational activities are ideal during all seasons of the year.

APPLICATION AND DEADLINE – Review of credentials will begin October 1, 2008 and continue until the position is filled. The position will begin in August 2009. Applicants should send a current vita, official transcripts, and names of three references.

Apply to:


Dr. Margaret Sklar
Associate Dean
College of Business
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855

Phone: 906-227-2960
Fax: 906-227-2930

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