Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, Georgia United States


    November 12, 2020
    November 30, 2020

Job ID: 221811Job Summary

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor of Marketing and Professional Sales faculty position in the Department of Marketing and Professional Sales that begins in August 2021.  Applicants with an interest in teaching one or more of the following areas are encouraged to apply:  advertising, business to business marketing, digital marketing, hospitality marketing, retailing, social media marketing, and sports marketing. The department strongly encourages applications from diverse candidates.


Responsibilities include a 2/2 teaching load in undergraduate, graduate and/or Ph.D. courses. The responsibilities of the position support the mission and goals of the Coles College of Business Department of Marketing and Professional Sales including engaging in quality scholarly activities consistent with AACSB accreditation and actively participating in departmental and college activities.

Required Qualifications

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in Marketing from an AACSB (or foreign equivalent) accredited university by August 2021. The ideal candidate will have an established stream of research with high level publications in the area of marketing. 

Required Documents to Attach

  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter 
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts Due Upon Hire)

Apply Before Date

Application reviews start December 1, 2020, and will continue until the positions are filled.

About Us

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. KSU offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties, entrepreneurial spirit, and Division I athletics draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Ranked a top choice for students by U.S. News, Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status.


Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.

Contact Information

For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Scott Widmier, 470-578-3391,

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