University of Manitoba


Assistant, Associate

    January 19, 2022

Job Description

Position Number 31557 and 31558

Applications are invited for two tenured or tenure-track positions in Marketing in the I. H. Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba. The appointments will be at the rank of Assistant/ Associate Professor depending on experience and qualifications. The start date for the appointments is September 1, 2022.

Candidates must have completed or have nearly completed a Ph.D. in Marketing or a closely-related field. For position #31557, candidates must have expertise and research agenda in the area of ‘Social Marketing’. For position #31558, we are seeking candidates from all sub-disciplines of marketing or related disciplines that would complement the current research profile of the department. Both positions require strong research orientation and candidates should have a strong record of high-quality publications or, in the absence of publications, a potential to publish in top-tier marketing journals. To be considered at the Associate level, candidates must have also demonstrated strong leadership skills, evidence of successful graduate student supervision, and evidence of effective teaching. Ideally, candidates should have the ability to teach in one or more of the areas of marketing analytics, marketing strategy, digital marketing, consumer behavior, or social marketing. Duties include research, teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, graduate student supervision, and professional service for the School, the University, and the community. The normal teaching load at the Asper school is four courses (e.g., 2 + 2). Salary is competitive and will depend on qualifications, experience, as well as research and teaching record.

Additional Information
The I. H. Asper School of Business is the principal business school in the province of Manitoba and is accredited by AACSB. The School offers undergraduate, MBA, M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees as well as Executive Education programs. The Asper School is a research-intensive institution comprised of over 60 full-time faculty members publishing in leading academic journals. Substantial start up research funding is provided to new faculty members as is a fully paid six-month sabbatical after three years. The marketing department is a research active department with a number of faculty members publishing in top-tier journals. We also have an MSc. and a Ph.D. Program within the Stu Clark Graduate School at Asper. Our website includes information on our current students as well as alumni.
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The University of Manitoba is located in Winnipeg, the capital city with a population over 750,000. Winnipeg is a culturally diverse community and is known for its variety of summer and winter activities. For more information on the vibrant city of Winnipeg, visit

The University of Manitoba is committed to the principles of equity, diversity & inclusion and to promoting opportunities in hiring, promotion and tenure (where applicable) for systemically marginalized groups who have been excluded from full participation at the University and the larger community including Indigenous Peoples, women, racialized persons, persons with disabilities and those who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ (Two Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, questioning, intersex, asexual and other diverse sexual identities). All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact or 204-474-7195. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.

Application materials should include: curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three references, a one-page statement of research interests, one sample research paper, a one-page statement of teaching interests, three reference letters (or contact details of three references), and evidence of effective teaching if available (e.g., teaching ratings). A review of applications will begin immediately. The deadline for applications is February 19, 2022. Applications will be evaluated on an on-going basis and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Please address your application materials to:
Dr. Sandeep Arora, Chair
Marketing Search Committee
I.H. Asper School of Business
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 5V4
Tel.: (204) 474-9672

Please forward applications by email to Blessie Volfango at

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.

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