Lehigh University

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania United States


    January 10, 2023
    January 31, 2023
Position ID:LehighDepartment of MarketingTPM [#24130]
Position Title: Teaching Professor of Marketing
Position Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map
Subject Area: Marketing / Marketing
Appl Deadline:2023/01/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/01/09)

Position Description and Qualifications
Lehigh University’s Department of Marketing in the College of Business invites applications for a non­ tenure track instructional position in Marketing beginning August 2023. The position rank is open and can be associate or full professor dependent upon the candidate’s qualifications and teaching experience. This is a non-tenure track, full time, fixed term, renewable position.

Interested candidates must possess an earned doctorate in marketing from an AACSB or equivalently accredited university, and at least ten years of full-time teaching experience at the university level. Successful candidates will be expected to teach a wide variety of marketing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and demonstrated willingness to teach via in-person, remote, and hybrid teaching modalities are expected. The standard teaching load is equivalent to 8 courses per academic year (typically, 4 three­ credit courses per semester). The selected candidate is expected to be a highly engaged and committed member of the Marketing Department by participation in student advising and department, college, and university service. Other opportunities such as committee service are also available. Teaching opportunities in winter and summer may be available for additional compensation based on department needs and faculty interest. Compensation for the position will be commensurate with qualifications, experience, and demonstrated excellence in teaching effectiveness.

Department of Marketing
The Department of Marketing is a collegial group of dedicated professionals focused on conducting research with impact, enhancing the educational experience of our students, and generating positive visibility by means of their contributions. We currently have 13 full time faculty members and a full-time visiting faculty member as of Fall 2022. Please go to https://business.lehigh.edu/departments/marketing to learn more about our faculty and programs. Our faculty members have demonstrated research excellence and leadership by indicators such as top journal publications, highly cited papers, significant research awards/honors, and visibility in the media. Our faculty exhibit evidence of excellence in teaching as indicated by student feedback and peer recognition. They also have an impactful record of internal and external service contributions.

College of Business
Approximately 1,700 undergraduates, 350 graduate students, and 98 full time faculty members comprise the College of Business. In addition to offerings at the undergraduate level, a flexible MBA that can be completed part time, a one-year full time MBA program, Masters in Management, M.S. programs in Accounting and Information Analysis, Economics, and Analytical Finance, and an economics-based Ph.D. program are also offered. Joint programs exist between business and engineering both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our programs have been recognized in various rankings. Please find additional details at https://business.lehigh.edu/.

Lehigh University
Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation’s most selective, highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students and about 550 full-time faculty members. 

Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA (population 75,000) which is in the center of the Lehigh Valley (population 820,000). Bethlehem is conveniently located near Philadelphia (60 miles), New York City (90 miles), and Washington, D.C. (180 miles). The Lehigh Valley is economically vibrant and provides the best of urban, suburban, and rural living (low cost of living, open space, and a rich array of cultural activities in the area and nearby). Lehigh Valley International Airport, served by most major airlines, is 6 miles from campus.

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Lehigh University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse academic community and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to this mission. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering (http://www.lehigh.edu/luadvance/) and is among institutions of higher education recognized for excellence in diversity with the INSIGHT into Diversity HEED Award. Additional information about Lehigh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is available at https://diversityandinclusion.lehigh.edu/. Lehigh University provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including domestic partner benefits. More information about Work/Life Balance for Faculty can be found at https://provost.lehigh.edu/work-life-balance. Lehigh University supports dual career efforts for following spouses/partners of newly hired faculty.  Visit  https://provost.lehigh.edu/resources/faculty-dual-career-assistance-program.

Application and Selection Process
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, please apply before January 31, 2023. Only electronic submissions are accepted via the Academic Jobs Online website. Please upload the following: (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) teaching statement including evidence of effective teaching such as course evaluations, and (4) names and contact information for three references. If you have any questions, please contact the search committee chair: Professor Nevena T. Koukova, Department of Marketing, Lehigh University, 621Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3117; Email: nkoukova@lehigh.edu; Phone: 610-758-5928. 
We will conduct preliminary interviews using appropriate video technology at mutually convenient times. Finalists will be required to visit the campus for a day.
We look forward to receiving your application.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:

  • Cover letter 
  • Curriculum Vitae 
  • Teaching statement including evidence of effective teaching such as course evaluations 
  • Three references (no actual letters, just names and email addresses help popup)

And anything else requested in the position description.
Further Info:email610-758-5928 Lehigh University
Rauch Business Center
621 Taylor St.
Bethlehem, PA 18015