Assistant Professor of Marketing (Consumer Behavior / Consumer Research)


Position title: Assistant Professor of Marketing

Salary range: A reasonable salary range estimate for this position is $220k-250k. ​​
The posted UC Academic salary scales set the minimum pay as determined by rank and/or step at appointment. See the following table for the salary scales for this position:
The base scale salary range, from the salary table, for this position is $103,700-$113,700. ​
“Off-scale salaries” and other components of pay, i.e., a salary that is higher than the published system-wide salary at the designated rank and step, are offered when necessary to meet competitive conditions, qualifications, and experience. ​
​Additional UCSD salary information can be found here:
Review timeline: The initial review date is July 25, 2024. Additional reviews will occur as needed.


Open date: June 25, 2024

Next review date: Thursday, Jul 25, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Jan 3, 2025 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Rady School of Management ( at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within its faculty, staff and student body, via research, teaching, service, and/or other activities. The Rady School invites applications for one or more faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level (tenure-track) in the field of Marketing with a focus in Consumer Behavior / Consumer Research.A description of the Professor series can be found at:

The successful candidate will need to conduct empirical research in marketing including design and analyses of field data, field and lab experiments.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels in Marketing. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching of Marketing courses and other core classes, improvement of curriculum, helping coordination of Marketing research seminars, development and assessment of new educational initiatives, and serving as the faculty advisor to student organizations.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Must be currently enrolled in a PhD program or already hold a PhD degree in Marketing, Psychology, Economics or a field falling under the broad definition of behavioral science, and have a minimum of three years of marketing research experience.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Candidates’ research must both sufficiently overlap and add to existing research interests of Rady Marketing faculty. Information on Rady Marketing Faculty can be found here: must be awarded by start date.

Preferred qualifications

Teaching experience at the graduate level is preferred.


Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

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