Henderson State University

Arkadelphia, Arkansas United States

Assistant, Associate

    February 15, 2024
    March 14, 2024

Employment Status: Full time (29-40 Hrs)
Type of Employment: Faculty
# of openings: 1
Location: Arkadelphia, AR – Henderson State University
Proposed Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
Closing: 3/14/24

Please note: All postings close at 12 A.M. CST on the closing date. A-State participates in E-Verify.

Position Summary:

The Business, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Learning Community at Henderson State University invites applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing. Henderson’s Business program was initially accredited by AACSB in 1998. The position reports to the Director of BIE.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Developing and teaching a broad spectrum of Marketing undergraduate courses using various methods and modes of instruction to ensure student engagement and success.Facilitate learning and help students achieve academic success and retention.
  • Assessment/evaluation of instruction;
  • Career advisement, recruitment, and retention activities;
  • Participation in college and University committees;
  • Facilitate student learning and help students achieve academic success and retention;
  • Monitor and continuously improve instruction to ensure Student Learning Outcomes are met in a classroom, discipline/program, and College level;
  • Provide academic academic advising;
  • Connect with local business and industry;
  • Participate in fostering partnerships that strengthen educational opportunities in response to community needs;
  • Engage in professional development in current and emerging instructional approaches to engage new majority learners;
  • Work with faculty to ensure programs are viable;
  • Maintain competency and currency in the teaching fields
  • Attend and participate in faculty and administrative meetings, commencement ceremonies, and other meeting/events as required;
  • Assist faculty with teaching courses to fulfill curriculum goals and objectives while supporting the overall missing of the Learning Community;
  • Perform scholarly activities to maintain competency and currency in the teaching fields consistent with AACSB standards;
  • May conduct supplemental instructional activities such as independent studies and internships;
  • Other duties as assigned


Salary and rank will be competitive with AACSB-accredited small schools and commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

Medical – university pays the majority of premium
Basic Life Insurance – university pays the premium
Long-term Disability – university pays the majority of premium
Retirement – university matches 6% of your salary
Tuition Remission – 75% discount on undergraduate tuition for most programs; 50% discount on some graduate programs.

Henderson is located in Arkadelphia, AR, a charming, family-centered community of 11,000 residents situated one hour south of Little Rock. Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, two recreational rivers, the iconic Lake DeGray, and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park, one of the great American treasures. Please visit www.hsu.eduwww.arkadelphiaalliance.com, or http://www.arkadelphiaschools.org for more information about Henderson State and our community.

Applicants should provide: (1) a cover letter highlighting your particular qualifications for this position; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) names and contact information for three professional references; (4) copies of transcripts. All items should be submitted as a single PDF file in the above order.
The review of applications will begin on March 4 and continue until the position is filled. The position starts on August 16, 2024. The final applicant for this position will be required to submit to a background screening, including a criminal background check, pursuant to university policy. The applicant will also be required to provide official transcripts to Human Resources. Under the provisions of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, applications are subject to public inspection upon request.

General Days/Hours:

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date

Minimum Qualifications:

A doctorate in Marketing is required for appointment as an Assistant/Associate Professor (ABD’s who are at the final stages of their doctoral dissertation will, likewise, be considered). Preference will be given to candidates with significant fieldwork experience.

E-Verify Participation Notice:


E-Verify Right to Work:

https://www.e-verify.gov/sites/default/files/everify/posters/IER_RightToWorkPoster%20Eng_Es.pdfHenderson State University is an AA/EEO/ADA employer.