University of South Florida

Tampa, Florida United States


    July 13, 2022

Dept. Number/Name: 0-1406-000 / Marketing
College Division: Academic Affairs-College of Business
Dept. Number/Name: 0-1406-000 / Marketing
College Division: Academic Affairs-College of Business
Salary Plan: Faculty
Job Code/Title: 9003 / Assistant Professor
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Position Number: 00026621


The School of Marketing and Innovation at the Muma College of Business, University of South Florida, Tampa, invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Marketing. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in business administration specialization in marketing from an accredited University or a Ph.D. in a related field from a university accredited in that field or expect to complete such a Ph.D. by Summer 2023.

Applications are welcomed from all marketing areas, although a strong preference exists for scholars with highly developed quantitative skills, particularly in empirical modeling. Ideal candidates will target and publish in the most prestigious marketing journals (JM, JMR, JCR, MS) and demonstrate excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates with experience and interest in teaching Digital Marketing and Marketing Analytics are especially desired.  This is a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position. 

The School of Marketing and Innovation at USF’s Muma College of Business offers cutting-edge undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education programs in Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain Management, Entrepreneurship, Global Business, and Sport & Entertainment Management.  PhD students may pursue a concentration in Marketing.

The Muma College of Business operates in an exciting, vibrant, innovation-friendly environment. Over the past several years, USF received over $60 million from key donors to name the Muma College of Business, the Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy, the Monica Wooden Center for Supply Chain Management and Sustainability, the Vinik Sport & Entertainment Management Program, and the Bellini Center for Talent Development. In recent years, the Muma College of Business also successfully launched the Center for Marketing and Sales Innovation and one of the country’s new breed of DBA programs targeting C-suite executives.  

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF has earned widespread national recognition for its success graduating under-represented minority and limited-income students at rates equal to or higher than white and higher income students. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference. Learn more

The Tampa Bay metropolitan region is a home to over 4 million people and a growing number of corporate offices and headquarters including Raymond James, Nielsen, Tech Data, Citi, Johnson & Johnson, Bristol-Meyers Squibb, Amgen, Jabil, Masonite, and Bloomin’ Brands. Ranked among the top outdoor living regions in the U.S., Tampa Bay includes beautiful beaches, museums, performing arts venues, and professional sports teams. 

Review of applications will begin August 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Filling the position is contingent on the availability of funding. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution, committed to excellence through diversity. Individuals from traditionally under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.  Please direct any questions to Professor Dip Biswas via e-mail at


This is a full-time tenure track position at the Assistant or Advanced Assistant Professor level.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Marketing or a related discipline from an accredited university.


  1. A PhD in Business with specialization in marketing from an AACSB (or international equivalent) accredited institution or a PhD in other related disciplines before the start of employment
  2. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor


  1. Evidence of ability or potential to publish in top-level journals in marketing. 
  2. Overall quality of the candidate as indicated by letters of reference and personal contacts.
  3. Reputation of program granting the candidate’s degree.
  4. Reputation of program(s) where candidate might have been employed previously.


  1. Evidence of ability to make service contributions to the university and the profession.
  2. Expectation that the candidate will be collegial.
  3. Evidence of superior teaching ability.
  4. Interest in applying for externally funded research

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Information for Applicants 

This position is subject to a Level # 1 criminal background check.

Job Opening Number: 31407
Posting Date:  07/08/2022
Posting End Date: Open Until Filled

How To Apply 

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Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above.  YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.