Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, Georgia United States


    January 10, 2023

Job ID: 249665

About Us

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State is located just north of Atlanta, and combines a suburban setting on two metro-Atlanta campuses in Kennesaw and Marietta. As one of Georgia’s largest universities, Kennesaw State offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. A member of the University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2) committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level. For more information, visit  


Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.

Department Information

The mission of our department is to provide high-quality, applied marketing and professional sales education to students, businesses, and the community. Thus, our focus is on hiring and nurturing faculty who contribute significantly to the knowledge bases within marketing, whose research is innovative and focused on improving the marketing discipline, and whose approach to curriculum is innovative and collaborative, focused on continuous improvement.

Job Summary

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor of Marketing and Professional Sales faculty position in the Department of Marketing and Professional Sales that begins in August 2023. 

The department strongly encourages applications from diverse candidates. 


Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate, graduate and/or Ph.D. courses, as well as appropriate research and service. The responsibilities of the position support the mission and goals of the Coles College of Business and the Department of Marketing and Professional Sales including engaging in quality scholarly activities consistent with AACSB accreditation and actively participating in departmental and college activities.

Teaching assignments will be based on earned degrees and SACSCOC Faculty Credentials Guidelines.

Required Qualifications

Applicants must have an earned doctorate, or the foreign equivalent, in marketing or a related discipline. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Applicants with an earned doctorate, or its foreign equivalent, from an AACSB accredited college/school
  •  2-3 years of relevant teaching/research experience at another university 
  • An established stream of research with high level publications in marketing or related areas. 
  • Experience with teaching one or more of the following areas are encouraged to apply: international marketing, strategy, data analytics, market research, and research methods.

Required Documents to Attach

  1. CV 
  2. Cover Letter 
  3. Unofficial Transcripts and/or international equivalency evaluations (Official Transcripts and Official International Evaluations Due Upon Hire) 
  4. Names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least 4 references to be contacted as needed

Apply Before Date

For full consideration, please apply by October 31, 2022.  This position is open until filled.

Contact Information

For questions about this faculty opening, please contact Jennifer Hutchins,, 470-578-2395.

For more information or questions about a faculty job posting, please contact Academic Affairs at For technical support, please call OneUSG Connect Support at 877-251-2644, or by email at Employment Opportunity

Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415