University of Southern Mississippi

Hattiesburg, Mississippi United States

Visiting, Clinical

    January 12, 2023

Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor, Marketing

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor, Marketing.

Position Details


Gulf Park

730 East Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, Mississippi, 39560
United States 

School of Leadership

Position Type

Employment Status
Full Time

Grant Funded

Posting Close Date
Open until filled

Special Instructions to Applicants
Application review will start in January,
2022 and continue until the position is filled.

A candidate’s application material
needs to be submitted through the University of Southern Mississippi website at to be considered for the position. Applicants need to
submit a cover letter, a current vita, unofficial transcript(s), and a list of
references (minimum of three).

This position is located on the
Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach, Mississippi.

Questions should be directed to Dr. Heather Annulis (, Director, School of Leadership. 

Job Summary
The School of Leadership, part of the College of Business and Economic Development at The University of Southern Mississippi, invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure-track Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor position in Marketing. The position runs from August, 2023 through May, 2024 and is located on the Gulf Park campus. Candidates with experience and interest in face-to-face and online teaching of social media marketing are encouraged to apply.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. The Visiting Assistant Professor will teach four courses per semester (or equivalent) to be determined by the Director of the School. Teaching obligations will primarily support the Marketing BSBA degree, but may also include support of other programs.
  2. Teach in-person, hybrid formats, and in active-learning
    online classrooms. 
  3. Maintain
    quality teaching and contribute to the mission of the program.
  4. Hold
    regular office hours.
  5. Engage
    in service activities, such as committee work and other official activities, to
    assist the functioning of the School, College, and University.
  6. Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications 

  • A master’s
    degree in Marketing or a related discipline, preferably from a regionally
    accredited institution.
  • Evidence
    of successful college or industry teaching/training experience in marketing or a
    related field.
  • Participation in activities promoting teaching
    and service within the institution.
  • Relevant teaching experience; prior experience with online teaching is desirable. 
  • Practical English-language oral and written communication skills through documented effectiveness or external engagement activities. 

Preferred Qualifications and Experience 

  • A Ph.D./D.B.A.
    (or equivalent) from an accredited college or university in Marketing or a related field.
  • Evidence
    of experience teaching both in-person and online courses.
  • Desire to assist the growth and fulfill the
    missions of the School, College, and University through service.

About The University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites across the Mississippi Gulf Coast, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 131 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education’s “R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity” designation, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and large event venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 37 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of more than 14,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 37 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 27 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Southern Miss encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.