Assistant Professor – Marketing

Job no: 497783
Work type: Faculty
Location: Boise, ID
Categories: Marketing and Communications, College of Business & Economics

Welcome to an exciting opportunity to join the Department of Marketing at Boise State University. We are seeking a tenure-track faculty member who specializes in sales or digital marketing to help shape the future of our marketing programs and make meaningful impacts in academia and industry.

Our new colleague will have a solid foundation in marketing theory and practice. If you are a self-motivated scholar who cares about students’ personal and professional outcomes, you desire to contribute to cutting-edge research, and you seek to inspire the next generation of marketing professionals, we encourage you to consider a productive and rewarding career at Boise State.

As our new colleague, you will contribute to the department’s mission by teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in marketing with a primary focus on sales or digital marketing, publishing scholarly research in quality peer-reviewed journals, and serving on department, college, and/or university committees. For the first three academic years, your teaching load will be two courses per semester (2-2). You will receive summer research support for the first three academic years. Your standard teaching load will be three courses per semester (3-3) with possible reductions to 2-3 or 2-2 for research productivity. 

Department Overview:

Boise State’s Marketing Department is housed in the AACSB-accredited College of Business and Economics. Our department offers Marketing Major (BBA) and Minor programs of study. Students majoring in marketing may choose emphasis areas in Brand and Product Marketing or Marketing Communications. Marketing courses, on average, enroll 34 students per course. Approximately 105 students per year graduate with a Marketing Major. 

Our department stands out as a vibrant and supportive academic community. Joining our department means joining a dedicated faculty team that encourages experiential learning and student mentorship, publishes innovative research, and fosters a collaborative and inclusive environment. As a member of our department, you will have opportunities to engage in industry partnerships that connect your expertise to real-world challenges in ways that create lasting impacts in academia and beyond. 

About Boise State:

Boise State University, powered by creativity and innovation, stands uniquely positioned in the Northwest as a metropolitan research university of distinction. Follow this link to learn about faculty careers at Boise State and living in the city of Boise.

Boise State University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Boise State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. The Department of Marketing is committed to equitable hiring practices and invites applications from all sectors of society irrespective of race, gender, income group, or sexual identity. Members of historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. 

Minimum Qualifications:

Earned doctorate in marketing or related discipline awarded by an AACSB-accredited program on or before August 2024.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of commitment to excellence in teaching
  • Publication record demonstrating expertise and a clear research agenda in marketing
  • Professional business experience

Required Application Materials:

  • A cover letter explaining your interest in the position, your experience as or interest in becoming a college-level instructor, and your qualifications in the areas of sales and/or digital marketing
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy 

Application Closing Date:The position will remain open until filled with review of applications to begin on October 1st.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is competitive with AACSB medians. Boise State University offers an excellent benefits package that provides health and financial protection plans as well as resources to promote health and well-being. Our program provides flexibility so you can choose the benefits that are right for you and your family.

For questions about this position, please contact Dr. Anne Hamby, [email protected]

Advertised: September 5, 2023 Mountain Daylight Time
Applications close: