Old Dominion University

Norfolk, Virginia United States


    December 08, 2022
    January 08, 2023

Old Dominion University is seeking to fill one professional faculty position beginning in Fall 2022. Responsibilities for the position include:

  1. Teaching 2~3 marketing courses per semester. Courses may involve sales, digital marketing, or general marketing topics at the undergraduate and master’s levels; and they may be delivered in traditional classroom as well as online settings.
  2. Advancing the Loyalty Science Lab initiative in collaboration with the Director of the Lab. Housed within the Department of Marketing, the Loyalty Science Lab is a collaborative research initiative with a mission to create and promote cutting-edge scientific research on brand and customer loyalty. The position will help manage online and offline marketing and communication initiatives, develop collaborative opportunities with corporate partners, interact with advisory board members, and coordinate events and projects.
  3. Providing other services to the department as needed, such as student advising, serving on committees, and engagement with the business community.

Position TypeFullTime

Minimum Qualifications – knowledge, skills, and abilities

  1. Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
  2. Ability to effectively communicate technical language in layman’s terms and to interact with diverse audiences.
  3. Strong initiative and ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  4. Excellent critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills

Minimum Qualifications – Education or trainingCandidates must have a doctoral degree in marketing or a related field from an AACSB-accredited institution or be ABD and no more than six months from receiving the doctoral degree.

Minimum Qualifications – Special licenses, registration or certificationNone

Preferred Qualifications

  • Research expertise and/or practical experience in customer loyalty and related areas.
  • Experience with a university center or with community outreach, preferably in a university setting.
  • Experience with content marketing and digital marketing.
  • Experience with business development and with CRM systems.
  • Experience with project management.

Application Review Date: 01/09/2023

Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials RequiredComplete the online application (https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/17254) and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, curriculum vitae, a one- to two-page document outlining some ideas for fostering collaboration between university centers and the business community, unofficial graduate transcripts, and contact information for three professional references (references will be contacted upon submitting your application by the application system to upload a recommendation letter). Writing samples from research projects are also welcome. Please direct all inquiries about the job to the search committee chair, Dr. Yuping Liu-Thompkins, Professor of Marketing, yxxliu@odu.edu, (757) 683-6551.

Telework Friendly: NoIt is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.