Job: Memorial University


Faculty position in Marketing of open rank

St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada
(AACSB International Accredited)
Competition Number: VPA-BUSI-2008-003
The Faculty of Business Administration at Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Marketing to begin July 1, 2009. Rank is open. We seek candidates who have either demonstrated research success or who have the potential to achieve scholarly distinction. Research area is open, but our teaching needs are greatest in the areas of channels/sales and marketing strategy. Teaching opportunities are available at the graduate and undergraduate levels. We plan to introduce a Ph.D. program in Marketing within the next five years. 
Applicants should have a PhD in Marketing and have a demonstrated commitment to research and teaching in a university environment. A completed earned doctorate is required for the appointee to receive the rank of Assistant Professor and to be in a tenure-track position. (If a successful candidate has not completed an earned doctorate, he/she shall be appointed to a regular term, non-renewable three-year appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor.  If the candidate completes all the requirements for the doctorate during the first 24 months of the term appointment, he/she shall begin a tenure-track appointment following completion of the requirements of the degree.)
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The Faculty of Business Administration is a leader in management education with AACSB International Accreditation. Approximately 1,000 students are registered in the undergraduate programs of the Faculty, with another 200 students completing graduate programs. The Faculty also has an active international exchange program with universities in Europe, Asia and Mexico. For additional information about our Faculty, please visit our web site at
Applicants are encouraged to email a copy of their curriculum vitae and the names of three referees to, quoting the competition number referenced above. Deadline for receipt of applications is October 24, 2008. Filling this position is subject to budgetary approval. For further information telephone (709) 737-8851 or fax (709) 737-2467 or e-mail
Memorial University is the largest university in Atlantic Canada. As the province’s only university, Memorial plays an integral role in the educational and cultural life of Newfoundland and Labrador.   Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to almost 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in St. John’s, a very safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.