Imperial College London

United Kingdom

Assistant, Advanced Assistant

    November 10, 2020
    December 05, 2020

Job summary

The Marketing group at Imperial College Business School is seeking applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor positions in Marketing. Applicants can be from any research area in marketing (e.g. empirical modelling, analytics, consumer behaviour, strategy, etc.). The positions require a high level of potential in and passion for research, as demonstrated by a strong job market paper and a promising research pipeline.

Located in the heart of London, Imperial College Business School offers an attractive research environment and competitive salaries. Research in the marketing group is interdisciplinary and regularly published in top tier journals in marketing and related fields (e.g., Journal of MarketingMarketing Science, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Consumer Research, etc.).

Duties and responsibilities

The successful applicant will be a highly motivated researcher and is expected to contribute to the school by publishing in top academic journals and teaching courses. Salaries are internationally competitive, research support is generous, and teaching requirements are moderate by international standards. The expected start date is 1 September 2021.

Essential requirements

  • A Ph.D. in marketing or related field (completed by the start of the appointment to the position).
  • Strong job market paper
  • Promising research pipeline
  • Ability to teach marketing analytics courses

Further information

Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed over a video call. The positions begin in the 2021-2022 academic year (targeted start date of September 2021).

Candidates who wish to obtain more information about the position or application process can contact Dr. Rajesh Bhargave (

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About Imperial College London

Imperial College London is the UK’s only university focussed entirely on science, engineering, medicine and business and we are consistently rated in the top 10 universities in the world.

You will find our main London campus in South Kensington, with our hospital campuses located nearby in West and North London. We also have Silwood Park in Berkshire and state-of-the-art facilities in development at our major new campus in White City.

We work in a multidisciplinary and diverse community for education, research, translation and commercialisation, harnessing science and innovation to tackle the big global challenges our complex world faces.

It’s our mission to achieve enduring excellence in all that we do for the benefit of society – and we are looking for the most talented people to help us get there.

Additional information

Please note that job descriptions cannot be exhaustive and the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties, which are broadly in line with the above key responsibilities.

All Imperial employees are expected to follow the 7 principles of Imperial Expectations: 

  • Champion a positive approach to change and opportunity
  • Communicate regularly and effectively within, and across, teams
  • Consider the thoughts and expectations of others
  • Deliver positive outcomes
  • Encourage inclusive participation and eliminate discrimination
  • Develop and grow skills and expertise
  • Work in a planned and managed way 

In addition to the above, employees are required to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment. We are an Athena SWAN Silver award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident Employer and work in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.