Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor – Emphasis Sports Business

Arizona State University: Office of the University Provost Tempe: W. P. Carey School of Business: Department of Marketing


Tempe, AZ, United States

Open Date

Sep 25, 2023


The Department of Marketing in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University invites applications for a Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor, Full- Time, career track position beginning August 2024.

Essential Functions:

Contribute to the school’s mission in the areas of teaching and service with a focus on sports business on the Tempe, West, and Downtown Campus. Participate in teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses and curriculum development related to sports business as well as marketing-related courses. Engage in service activities focused primarily on assisting with student engagement opportunities, student organizations, Honors theses, and other sports business activities on the Tempe and West Campus in partnership with sports business faculty leadership in the Department of Marketing as well as participating on department/school, W. P. Carey School of Business, and/or University committees.  

The W. P. Carey School of Business values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment.  We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the academic community and can contribute in ways that align with the vision and mission of W. P. Carey and the ASU Charter.

The Department of Marketing in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is committed to excellence in education, knowledge development, and service to our discipline and communities. Our undergraduate marketing degree program is ranking in the top 25 according to U.S. News & World Report. The department’s faculty consists of more than 30 tenured/tenure-track and career-track faculty members who support more than 2000 students pursuing degrees at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral level. The campus location, in the metro-Phoenix area, provides numerous opportunities for involvement with local industries and marketing professionals. For more information, please visit

The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with nearly 20,000 students and 120,000 alumni worldwide. From our world‐renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking. The W. P. Carey School is internationally recognized for its leadership in business education, groundbreaking research and innovation, and renowned faculty, making us one of the top‐ranked business schools in the country. Learn more at

Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation’s fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

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Minimum Qualifications: 

Clinical Assistant Professor – 1) A Ph.D. in Marketing, Business Administration or related field, or a terminal degree related to sports business; 2) Demonstrated potential for teaching excellence at the undergraduate and/or graduate level as evidenced by strong communication skills or strong teaching evaluations; 3) A record of scholarship as evidenced by an active learning agenda, and/or papers or articles related to the marketing discipline or sports business.

Clinical Associate Professor – 1) Ph. D. in Marketing, Business Administration, or related field or a terminal degree related to sports business; 2) The equivalent of 5 years of full-time teaching at a 4-year institution; 3) Demonstrated teaching excellence at the undergraduate and/or graduate level as evidenced by indicators such as strong teaching evaluations, course innovation, or organization and communication skills; 4) A record of scholarship as evidenced by professional and/or academic experience within the marketing profession or within sports business, an active learning agenda, and/or papers or articles.

Desired Qualifications:

1) Expertise in sports business and marketing; 2) Excellence in teaching courses in sports business and marketing; 3) Teaching experience in a variety of platforms, including in-person, online, graduate and undergraduate levels; 4) Evidence of ability to engage successfully with corporate partners and community organizations; and 5) Evidence of ability to innovate, work collaboratively to achieve goals, and engage in inclusive practices.

Application Instructions

Application deadline is November 9, 2023. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool. Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed every two weeks in the order in which they were received until the position is filled.

Formal application must be accomplished through submission of 1) a cover letter that addresses how you meet the qualifications and why you are interested in this position at ASU, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) a teaching statement with any evidence of teaching competency/teaching evaluations (if available)  all uploaded through

References will be requested during the latter stages of the selection process. If you have any further questions about the position, please contact the Department of Marketing Business Operations Manager, Rose Bohler ([email protected]).