Assumption University

Worcester, Massachusetts United States


    October 02, 2022

Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor of Marketing

Category: Faculty
Department: MMOC
Locations: Worcester, MA
Posted: Sep 12, 2022
Closes: Open Until Filled
Type: Full-time
Position ID: 153075

About Assumption University:
Assumption University is a comprehensive, Catholic liberal arts institution sponsored by the Augustinians of the Assumption. We awaken in students a sense of wonder, discovery, and purpose, forming graduates known for their intellectual seriousness, thoughtful citizenship, and devotion to the common good. Our curricular and co-curricular programs provide students with an education that shapes their souls, forms them intellectually, and prepares them for meaningful careers. We are a diverse community that welcomes different points of view and embraces all who share our mission. Enlivened by the Catholic affirmation of the harmony of faith and reason and by the pursuit of the truth in the company of friends, an Assumption education transforms the minds and hearts of students. An Equal Opportunity Employer. Assumption favors diversity, ecumenically welcomes all who share its goals, and strongly encourages applicants from underrepresented racial minorities to apply.Assumption University is a private, Catholic university which offers its 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students a Catholic liberal education. The University is located in Worcester, Massachusetts, New England’s second largest city that “combines the warmth of a small town with the convenience of a thriving city.”

Job Description:

The Marketing and Organizational Communication Department of the Grenon School of Business seeks a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Marketing, beginning August 2023. Duties will include a 4/3 in-person course teaching load, active scholarship, and advising students. There may be the opportunity also to teach graduate classes. The Grenon School of Business anticipates applying for AACSB accreditation.


* A doctorate is required, Ph.D. or DBA preferred, from a regionally accredited institution;
* The ideal candidate will have undergraduate teaching experience in the marketing discipline, preferably in the areas of digital marketing or sales;
* The candidate should also have an active research agenda;
* Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission of the University as well as show respect for the Catholic and Assumptionist identity of Assumption University;
* Must be vaccinated and boostered for COVID-19.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, teaching statement, current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references who can attest to the applicant’s teaching and academic experience and qualifications. Finalists will also be asked to provide official transcripts of academic work from their highest degree-granting institution. Materials must be submitted online as MS Word documents or PDF files at the following website: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.