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Posting Title
Assistant Professor of Marketing


G.Brint Ryan College of Business

Job Location

Full Time/Part Time

Retirement Eligibility
ORP Eligible

Additional Retirement Information

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Department Summary: UNT’s Department of Marketing
The Department of Marketing is a highly regarded, nationally ranked academic unit within the G. Brint Ryan College of Business. The Department is located in a state-of-the-art Gold LEED-certified $70 million facility named the Business Leadership Building. The Ryan College is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The Department comprises tenured, tenure-track, and non-tenure faculty with wide-ranging research and teaching interests and accolades. The Department offers Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Ph.D. degrees, serving U.S. and international students. Marketing is one of the most popular majors and minors at the University of North Texas – Denton, the flagship university of the UNT System. Faculty members are expected to publish in leading journals in the field of marketing (e.g. Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Consumer Psychology) and to engage in leading research that supports UNT’s status as a Tier One research university. The Department offers an environment that supports faculty research, including a 2/2 teaching load, subject pools and laboratories in behavioral research and modeling and simulation.

Denton, Texas
The University of North Texas is in Denton, TX about 35 miles from Dallas and Ft. Worth. Denton is a part of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, one of the fastest-growing areas of the country. Denton features all the benefits of living in a big-city region and retains the charm, convenience, and amiability of a smaller university town. In addition to moderate weather throughout the year, Denton enjoys a very pleasant but stimulating way of life, reflected in a diverse and vibrant population, the city’s restaurants, cultural sites, neighborhoods, and celebrated music scene. The region also provides ample opportunities to work with manufacturing and service industries. The city of Denton was recently ranked 55th in the top 100 places to live in the United States, according to Livability.com.

Salary and Benefits
Salary and supporting start-up packages are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. UNT offers an attractive package of benefits including, medical and dental coverage plus a choice of participation in the Teacher Retirement System or an Optional Retirement System.

Position Summary
The Department of Marketing Department of Marketing | G. Brint Ryan College of Business (unt.edu) in the G. Brint Ryan College of Business at the University of North Texas seeks to fill two tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. A doctoral degree is required prior to joining, but those with ABD status will be considered at the application stage. Appointments will be effective Fall 2024 subject to funding. As openings arise, we will actively source candidates from this applicant pool.

Candidates will be required (1) to conduct and publish high-quality research in top journals, (2) to develop and teach Marketing courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and (3) to work with and mentor doctoral students. The successful candidate is also expected to play a secondary role in service activities in the Department.

Minimum Qualifications
Ph.D. in Marketing or a successfully defended dissertation in Marketing or a closely related field from an AACSB-accredited institution is required by the time of appointment (August 2024).

Preferred Qualifications
Strong potential to conduct high-quality scholarly research or a record of high-quality scholarly research.
Potential for effective teaching both face-to-face and online course delivery formats.
The ability and desire to work collegially with faculty and doctoral students.

EEO Statement
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