Clarkson University

Potsdam, New York United States


    February 26, 2023

Job Title:  Assistant Professor, Instructor, or Professor of Practice, Marketing

FLSA Status: Exempt 

Department: Reh School of Business 

Title of Manager/Supervisor: Dean

Position Summary Guidelines: Clarkson University’s David D. Reh School of Business seeks a teaching-track faculty at the Assistant Professor, Instructor, or Professor of Practice rank in the area of Marketing to begin August 1, 2023. Successful candidates will be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate marketing courses including principles of marketing, consumer behavior, marketing research, and new product development. Candidates near PhD completion and applicants with a Master’s degree and substantial work experience in the area of marketing will be considered at the Instructor or Professor of Practice level. A doctorate in Marketing or related discipline is required for an Assistant Professor.

A teaching-track Assistant Professor is expected to teach 3 courses per semester (i.e., 6 courses in an academic year) and produce impactful scholarship that advances the teaching and practice of marketing and related fields. The standard teaching load for an Instructor or Professor of Practice is 4 courses per semester (i.e., 8 courses in an academic year). The selected candidate is expected to actively participate in the School’s (and University’s) shared-governance, by serving on relevant faculty committees, and be part of our collegial environment. Assisting our University’s efforts to market our programs is another service possibility. In addition to having the relevant academic credentials and experience, the selected candidate will demonstrate sustained engagement activities necessary for maintaining faculty qualifications consistent with our AACSB accreditation standards.  

For full consideration, the complete application package should be submitted by March 14, 2023. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, teaching statement, teaching evaluations (if available), and names of three references through the University’s website at

Remote Workdays: This is a full time, on Campus, position with zero remote workdays.

Health & Safety: All staff have a statutory responsibility to take reasonable care of themselves,
others and the environment and to prevent harm by their acts or omissions. All staff are therefore
required to adhere to the University’s Health, Safety, and Environmental Policy & Procedures. 

DISCLAIMER:  The above statements are designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, skills, and qualifications required of personnel so classified.


Minimal Qualifications: Masters in Business Administration, Marketing, or similar. 

Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in Marketing, Business Administration, or similar. 


The preferred candidate will have demonstrated significant work-related experience, as well as collegiate teaching experience.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University actively seeks applications from minorities, women and people with disabilities. All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background check (including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal records). 

ABOUT THE BUSINESS SCHOOL: Clarkson University’s David D. Reh School of Business is accredited by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The School’s interdisciplinary Engineering and Management program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), and its Healthcare MBA Program is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation for Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). Our undergraduate and graduate programs are consistently ranked by US News & World and other publications and reports among the top 100. In particular, undergraduate Global Supply Chain Management Program is consistently ranked in the top 20 in the nation.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: Clarkson University is a major research institution having attained a high research activity designation from Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. We provide comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs. The University is located in Potsdam, NY, offering easy access to the Adirondack National Park, and Ottawa, in Ontario, Canada. In total, over 3,000 students attend the University. We are members of the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley along with our neighboring schools SUNY Potsdam, SUNY Canton and St. Lawrence University.

Clarkson University is an equal opportunity employer; we actively seek and encourage applications from a diverse pool of candidates.