University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro, North Carolina United States


    July 04, 2023

Position Number:
998691, 998866, and 999054

Functional Title
Assistant Professor of Marketing

Position Type
Tenure Stream

Position Eclass
FC – Faculty 9 month Non Leave earn

University Information
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit

The Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Hospitality & Tourism Department (MEHT) consists of 14 full-time faculty members. The department serves over 500 undergraduate students and offers three Bachelor of Science degrees in: Marketing, Entrepreneurship, and Hospitality and Tourism Management. All three degrees are offered online and on campus. Additionally, the Department delivers courses in the undergraduate business core, and the MBA program. The North Carolina Sales Institute is also associated with the Department. Faculty members are active in research and have published in Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Consumer Research, Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Service Research, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Consumer Psychology, Journal of Retailing, Journal of Small Business Management, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Small Business Economics, Tourism Management, and other very high-quality journals. Faculty members in the Department have received external funding from agencies such as North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and National Institutes of Health.

The Bryan School has over 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students and more than 120 full- and part-time faculty members housed in six departments and programs. Accredited in both business and accounting by AACSB, and in the apparel design and merchandising area by TAPAC, the Bryan School is the recipient of many rankings, honors and accolades. The faculty and students are both impressive. For example, in 2022, faculty members averaged 2.3 peer reviewed journal articles each (16 in FT50 journals), published 9 books, occupied 118 editorial positions with peer reviewed journals (editor, associate editor, or editorial board member), and worked on $3.7m in awarded grants. Students have traditionally performed well in national and regional competitions. The School takes great pride in being one of the most diverse business schools in the UNC system in both enrollment and graduations. More information about the School may be found at the following URL:

Position Summary
The Department of Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Hospitality & Tourism (MEHT) in the Bryan School of Business and Economics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro invites applications for three tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in Marketing. The positions will commence on August 1, 2024. These are not a remote work positions and those selected must reside in, or relocate to, North Carolina.

Performance expectations include: a) teaching via face-to-face, hybrid, or online formats; b) conducting research in marketing leading to publications in elite and very high-quality refereed journals; and c) participating in professional, university, and department/program service. Across the positions we are seeking teaching coverage in any of the following areas: international marketing, sales, digital analytics, social media marketing, principles of marketing, marketing strategy, and advertising.

Minimum Qualifications
Applicants should hold a doctoral degree in Marketing (or in Business with a concentration in Marketing) from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited business school and show promise of successful refereed journal scholarship at the highest levels. ABDs who are assured of completion by August 1, 2024, may be considered.

Preferred Qualifications
We shall favorably consider related business experience and experiential teaching through student consulting projects, but these are not requirements for the positions.

Tenure Status
Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants
For consideration, applications should include:

  • a letter of interest
  • resume/curriculum vitae
  • teaching philosophy
  • names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references.

Please upload all materials to this posting at

Recruitment Range
Commensurate with experience

Org #-Department
MRK/ENT/HTM – 11813

Job Open Date

Open Until Filled


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