The Rockwood School of Marketing – College of Business


Florida State University’s Rockwood School of Marketing is seeking candidates for a specialized full-time faculty role. This non-tenure track position involves teaching undergraduate students in marketing strategy, marketing research, and other marketing electives. The School of Marketing seeks candidates eager to actively participate in student learning and contribute to initiatives that bridge connections between students, industry professionals, and alumni.

This role requires a faculty member who values working with a vibrant student community and a collegial, hardworking department. Rockwood School specialized faculty are very involved in helping students develop academically and professionally and the teacher in this position must engage with students inside and outside the classroom. Florida State University’s specialized faculty (non-tenure track) are eligible for promotion ranks and timelines similar to their tenure track counterparts. The start date for this position is flexible, but Spring, 2025 is ideal.


Academic doctorate or highest-level terminal degree from an accredited institution in an appropriate field of specialization or equivalent qualifications based on professional experience and otherwise qualified to perform assigned duties.

Other Information

The Rockwood School was founded in 2022 with a $10 million gift in honor of Persis E. Rockwood, a longtime member of the Florida State University marketing faculty. Persis Rockwood was a trailblazer, becoming the first woman to earn a doctorate in marketing from Stanford University and the first woman to attain the status of Full Professor in the FSU College of Business. The Rockwood gift provides $6 million in funding that specifically targets faculty, including funding for an eminent scholar chair, two emerging scholar professorships, and a generous discretionary fund.

The Rockwood School is home to a collegial, visible, and supportive faculty group with undergraduate programs in marketing and sales, and a doctoral program in marketing. Faculty and staff are dedicated to developing students for successful careers. Florida State University is a top-tier, research-intensive university that emphasizes excellence in both research and teaching. The University is located in Tallahassee – a vibrant community that offers exceptional and affordable living conditions, cultural activities, and an outstanding school system.

Contact Info

Dr. Mike Brady, Director
The Rockwood School of Marketing
College of Business
Florida State University
P.O. Box 3061110
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1110
+1 (850) 644-7853
[email protected]

University Information

One of the nation’s elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!

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This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

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