Job: Roger Williams University


Tenure-track position in marketing at the assistant professor level

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Assistant Professor of Marketing

The Gabelli School of Business at Roger Williams University, Bristol RI, invites applications for a tenure-track position in marketing at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2009. Responsibilities include teaching introductory and advanced courses in marketing. The individual hired will be expected to provide excellence in teaching, advise students, and maintain a high level of professional activity through quality research and service. The ideal candidate will have a background in marketing communications (new media/ advertising), e-commerce or sales. Applicants at the associate professor level may also be considered.

The successful candidate will maintain excellence in teaching, engage in an active program of scholarship that results in peer-reviewed journal publications, participate in service activities, and advise undergraduate business students. Candidates should have an established record or strong potential for high quality innovative instruction, publishable research, and service to the University and community. We seek a colleague who is enthusiastic about teaching and instructional innovation, and who will be an engaged member of the Gabelli School of Business as well as the campus community. Minimum requirements include candidacy (ABD) for the Ph.D. in marketing.

Roger Williams University is an independent, comprehensive coeducational institution with over 4500 students, located on the shore of Mount Hope Bay, mid-way between Providence and Newport, R.I. The Gabelli School of Business (GSB) is one of five professional schools within the University that offer students the opportunity to receive an outstanding professional education within the structure of a liberal arts university. The GSB is accredited by the AACSB-International, and its 30 full-time faculty members bring an outstanding combination of prestigious academic credentials and achievement, real-world professional experiences, and international perspectives to 700 full and part-time students in six undergraduate majors. For more information, please visit:

A completed application consists of a letter of interest; curriculum vitae/resume; and the names and contact information of at least three references. Applications should be submitted to the Department of Human Resources (and indicate this reference number GSB09-000): Roger Williams University, One Old Ferry Road, Bristol, Rhode Island, 02809-2921. Electronic submissions are encouraged; applications may also be sent via surface mail.

Faculty will conduct interviews at the Summer AMA meeting. For an interview appointment, contact Dr. Miao Zhao, assistant professor of marketing, at

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