Northwest Missouri State University

Maryville, Missouri United States


    November 27, 2022

PRIMARY DUTY: A nine-month, tenure-track faculty position responsible for teaching introductory, upper-level, and graduate courses in marketing.


1. Teach a twelve hour per semester load (fall and spring) including undergraduate and graduate marketing courses

2. Complete research leading to publication in peer reviewed journals

3. Be responsible for University service, including committee work at the School and University levels

4. Advise students

5. Perform other duties as assigned


Education: ABD in marketing from AACSB or ACBSP accredited institution.
Experience: Prior teaching experience at the college level.

WORKING CONDITIONS: This position works in a modern academic environment with individual faculty offices. The School of Business offers undergraduate degrees in marketing and international business, as well as an MBA concentration in marketing.

EQUIPMENT/MATERIALS USED: Faculty are issued a personal laptop; Classrooms are technology-enhanced (document stations, video equipment, Internet access)

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds and complete essential classroom functions

COMMUNITY: Northwest Missouri State University is located in Maryville, Missouri, a community of 12,000 with a diverse economy and a strong industrial base. Maryville is located 45 miles north of St. Joseph, Missouri, 90 miles north of Kansas City, Missouri, and 110 miles southeast of Omaha, Nebraska. For more information visit the city’s website at

UNIVERSITY: With an enrollment of about 8,000 students, Northwest is a coeducational, primarily residential four-year university that offers a broad range of undergraduate and selected graduate programs on its Maryville campus as well as its Northwest-Kansas City location at the Northland Innovation Center and through Northwest Online.

Founded in 1905, Northwest places a high emphasis on profession-based learning to help graduates get a jumpstart on their careers. Students have opportunities to build their résumés with experiences on campus in nearly every area of study, including the Horace Mann Laboratory SchoolNational Public Radio affiliate KXCV, the R.T. Wright Farm, Mozingo Outdoor Education Recreation Area or Knacktive, a student-driven integrated digital marketing communications agency.

The University is a national model for student success and career placement. In addition, 98 percent of Northwest bachelor’s degree earners and nearly 100 percent of master’s degree earners secure employment or continue their education within six months of graduation, according to the most recent data.

Furthermore, its vibrant and diverse learning community offers more than 150 student organizations, and textbooks and a laptop are included in tuition, which is among the lowest in the nation, saving students an estimated $6,800 over four years. Northwest also offers 1,200 student employment positions, allowing students to build professional skills through its internationally benchmarked student employment program. Designated the Missouri Arboretum, the Northwest campus was named one of the “50 Most Amazing University Botanical Gardens and Arboretums in the U.S.”

For more information about Northwest and its performance, visit

SCHOOL: The Melvin D. and Valorie G. Booth School of Business has twenty-four full-time faculty members and several adjunct faculty. There are six full-time faculty positions in the marketing discipline. The School of Business degree programs are ACBSP accredited. For more information see:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

DATE AVAILABLE: August 1, 2023

TO APPLY: Please fill out a Northwest application online by clicking to reach our employment opportunities listing. You will also need to submit the application materials listed below in order for them to be complete. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 660-562-1127 or email for more information.

APPLICATION MATERIALS: Letter of application, current CV, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references.

Ben Blackford, Director
Melvin D. and Valorie G. Booth School of Business
Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468
Phone: 660.562.1282