Imperial College London

United Kingdom

Assistant, Advanced Assistant

    June 13, 2023
    July 17, 2023

The Marketing group at Imperial College Business School is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Professor in Marketing. Applicants can be from any research area in marketing (e.g. empirical modelling, consumer behaviour, strategy, etc.). The positions require a high level of potential in and passion for research, as demonstrated by a strong job market paper and a promising research pipeline.

Located in the heart of London, Imperial College Business School offers an attractive research environment and competitive salaries. Research in the marketing group is interdisciplinary and regularly published in top tier journals in marketing and related fields (e.g. Journal of MarketingMarketing Science, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Consumer Research, etc.).

Duties and responsibilities

The successful candidate is expected to be a highly motivated researcher who contributes to the school by publishing in top academic journals and teaching courses.

Essential requirements

  • A PhD in marketing or related field (completed by the start of the appointment to the position).
  • Strong job market paper
  • Promising research pipeline
  • Ability to teach marketing courses

Further information

The closing date for applications is 17 July 2023.

Applicants who enter into the initial shortlist will be interviewed over a video call in summer 2023.

Those shortlisted further will complete an interview on our campus in London in autumn 2023.

The position commences in the 2024-2025 academic year.

The targeted start date is 1 September 2024.

Those who wish to obtain more information about the position or department can contact Dr. Rajesh Bhargave (


About Imperial College London

Imperial College London is the UK’s only university focussed entirely on science, engineering, medicine and business and we are consistently rated in the top 10 universities in the world.

You will find our main London campus in South Kensington, with our hospital campuses located nearby in West and North London. We also have Silwood Park in Berkshire and state-of-the-art facilities in development at our major new campus in White City.

We work in a multidisciplinary and diverse community for education, research, translation and commercialisation, harnessing science and innovation to tackle the big global challenges our complex world faces.

It’s our mission to achieve enduring excellence in all that we do for the benefit of society – and we are looking for the most talented people to help us get there.

Additional information

Please note that job descriptions cannot be exhaustive, and the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties, which are broadly in line with the above key responsibilities.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity and to eliminating discrimination. All employees are expected to follow the Imperial Values & Behaviours framework. Our values are: 

  • Respect              
  • Collaboration
  • Excellence          
  • Integrity
  • Innovation

In addition to the above, employees are required to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations.

We are committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment for all. We therefore encourage candidates to apply irrespective of age, disability, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, gender reassignment, sex, or sexual orientation. We are an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Disability Confident Leader and a Stonewall Diversity Champion.

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