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Department Chair & Associate Professor of Marketing

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Screening of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.villanova.edu/. All initial applications should include only the following: 1) Application letter 2) Curriculum vitae 3) Statement of research interests and/or impact 4) Statement of expectations and professional goals 5) Statement of Teaching Philosophy 6) Unofficial Academic Transcripts Names and contact info for three references are required for all applicants. These references will be contacted electronically for a letter of recommendation for finalists only. For finalists, an official graduate transcript will be required. To mail hard copy of transcripts, please send to Search Committee, Department of Marketing & Business Law, Villanova University, 800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA 19085 Review of applications begins upon receipt and continues until the position is filled.

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Posting Number: 2017399F
Position Title: Department Chair & Associate Professor of Marketing
Position Type: Faculty
Recruitment Type: Internal/External Applicants
Work Schedule: FT/9 Month
Department: 222-Marketing
Position Summary:

The Department of Marketing & Business Law in the Villanova School of Business (VSB) at Villanova University invites applications for the position of Department Chair and Associate Professor, to start Fall 2018. A Ph.D./D.B.A. in marketing or a closely related discipline from an AACSB accredited institution is required. For appointment at the rank of tenured associate professor, a candidate must demonstrate a history of excellence in the classroom, research, and service and meet Villanova’s requirements for tenure. Villanova offers competitive compensation and teaching loads, commensurate with performance and appointment.

One of five departments in VSB, the Marketing & Business Law currently includes 13 tenured/tenure-track and two continuing non-tenured track faculty. In 2016, the department enrolled approximately 250 undergraduate majors, and 75 undergraduate minors. VSB has around 600 students enrolled in its various MBA programs, around 25% of whom have a marketing concentration. Further information about the department can be found at: https://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/business/departments/marketing_buslaw.html

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.

Duties and Responsibilities:

In addition to undergraduate and graduate teaching, the Department Chair provides academic and strategic leadership for a dynamic, diverse and productive faculty; recruits students, faculty and employers; and manages departmental resources, including financial and personnel.

Additionally, this individual is expected to provide service activities to the college and university, in a way that fosters connections across the discipline and within the Villanova community.

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Terminal degree in marketing or closely related discipline.
  • Eligibility for tenure and appointment at the associate professor rank.
  • Demonstrated teaching excellence.
  • Demonstrated record of high-quality academic publication.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Administrative experience and/or demonstrated leadership capacity with the ability to interact with multiple stakeholders of the department, college and Villanova University.
  • Strong desire to teach marketing analytics, which has been taught in the department for over five years and is also a co-major at VSB.
Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:
Special Message to Applicants:

Screening of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.villanova.edu/.

All initial applications should include only the following:
1) Application letter
2) Curriculum vitae
3) Statement of research interests and/or impact
4) Statement of expectations and professional goals
5) Statement of Teaching Philosophy
6) Unofficial Academic Transcripts

Names and contact info for three references are required for all applicants. These references will be contacted electronically for a letter of recommendation for finalists only.

For finalists, an official graduate transcript will be required. To mail hard copy of transcripts, please send to Search Committee, Department of Marketing & Business Law, Villanova University, 800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA 19085 Review of applications begins upon receipt and continues until the position is filled.

Posting Date: 07/12/2017
Closing Date (12am ET):
Salary Posting Information:

Competitive

Salary Band: N/A
Job Classification: Faculty

References Needed

References Needed

Minimum Number of References Needed 3
Maximum Number of References Needed 3

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Documents needed to complete your application:

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  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  2. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research Interests
  4. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  5. Transcripts
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