California State University, Northridge

United States


    June 01, 2023
    July 31, 2023

Tenure-Track and Full-Time Faculty Position Announcement 

Department: Marketing 

Faculty Hire Number: #24-01 

Rank: Assistant Professor 

Effective Date of Appointment: Fall 2024 (Subject to Budgetary Approval) 

Salary Scale: $120,000 to $143,000 (Dependent upon qualifications) 

CSUN’s Commitment to You:

CSUN is committed to achieving excellence through teaching, scholarship, learning and inclusion. Our values include a respect for all people, building partnerships with the community and the encouragement of innovation, experimentation, and creativity. CSUN strives to cultivate a community in which a diverse population can learn and work in an atmosphere of civility and respect. CSUN is especially interested in candidates who make contributions to equity and inclusion in the pursuit of excellence for all members of the university community. 

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About the College:

Serving over 7,000 students, the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics is one of the largest business schools in the nation and is accredited by AACSB International, the highest standard in business and management education. We offer a variety of outstanding academic programs that are designed to prepare our students for future careers as leaders in business and government in the global economy. The Nazarian College was ranked a top 50 business college by Money Magazine in 2022 and its highly regarded part-time MBA program has been recognized by both the Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report. It houses the number one Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) clinic in the country, top ranked programs in accounting, finance, and financial planning as well as new programs in entrepreneurship and business analytics. 

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About the Department:

The Marketing Department serves more than 1,200 marketing majors, representing about 18% of the students in the Nazarian College. We hone students’ skills with client-based projects, internships, and career opportunities by partnering with a broad range of organizations from local entrepreneurial and family-owned businesses to Fortune 500 companies in addition to the not-for-profit sector. The Department faculty value a collegial environment of collaboration, and our faculty engage in research encompassing a wide range of theoretical and methodological approaches. Some of the most recent publications by our faculty include top-tier and well-respected marketing journals such as Marketing Science, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Retailing, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Public Policy and Marketing, Journal of Consumer Culture, and Journal of Applied Psychology among others. 

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The department of Marketing at California State University, Northridge (CSUN) is seeking a tenure-track faculty member in Marketing at the rank of Assistant Professor. 

The successful candidate will teach marketing strategy, foundational marketing management courses and other marketing courses according to department needs and have research interests in commensurate areas. 

In addition to teaching, the position requires weekly office hours, attending faculty meetings, some assessment activities, and service to the department, college, and university. The successful candidate will be held to the standards and requirements of the college and department in which he/she/they is/are housed for recommending tenure and promotion. 

Required Qualifications: 

As a Hispanic-serving Institution (HSI), inclusiveness and diversity are integral to CSUN’s commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and engagement. As of Fall 2020, CSUN enrolls ~40,000 students, where 56% are Latinx, 20.8% are White, 9.3% are Asian-American, 4.8% are Black/African American, 0.1% are Native American, and 0.1% are Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander. The successful candidate will help the Department achieve equitable academic outcomes for all students through teaching, student mentorship, scholarship, and service. 

We are seeking candidates with demonstrated experience in and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of underrepresented groups.

  • A Ph.D. in Marketing, or Business or Management with a concentration in Marketing from an AACSB-accredited institution by the time of appointment (August 2024)
  • College or University-level teaching experience, both in-person and online
  • Evidence of, or clear potential for, publishing marketing research in the commensurate area in peer-reviewed journals

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience of effective engagement OR potential to engage with a diverse student body
  • Experience using culturally responsive pedagogy that leads to equitable outcomes for all students
  • Experience creating a student-centered learning environment
  • Research experience that includes working with students from diverse backgrounds 
  • Experience adopting inclusive approaches to mentoring

Application Deadline: 

Screening of applications will begin August 1st, 2023. Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline; however, the position will remain open until filled. 

How to Apply:

Candidates should apply by completing the CSUN online application. To apply and for more detailed information on the application and hiring process, please visit this link:

Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, teaching statement, research statement, and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) statement to the website in the section above. The DEI statement should provide an understanding of the candidate’s capabilities to address diversity, inclusion, and equity in support of CSUN diverse student and community populations and should span their teaching, research, and service. In later stages of the search process, applicants may be requested to provide additional materials, including letters of recommendation and additional evidence of research and teaching accomplishments. 

At time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, must have authorization from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to work in the United States. 

General Information:

In compliance with the Annual Security Report & Fire Safety Report of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State University, Northridge has made crime-reporting statistics available on-line here. Print copies are available by request from the Department of Police Services, the Office for Faculty Affairs, and the Office of Equity and Diversity. 

The person holding this position may be considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. 

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position. 

In accordance with the California State University (CSU) Out-of-State Employment Policy, the CSU is a state entity whose business operations reside within the State of California and prohibits hiring employees to perform CSU-related work outside of California. 

CSUN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, and disability. Our nondiscrimination policy is set forth in CSU Executive Order 1096. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose by contacting HR at 818-677-6510/3351.

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jeid-aa28e6e6c4548e4180ffcad88b8a8d9a CSUN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, and disability. Our nondiscrimination policy is set forth in CSU Executive Order 1096. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose by contacting Recruitment Services.