University of Northern Iowa's College of Business Administration seeks a tenure-track faculty member to serve as an Assistant or Associate Professor of Marketing, with an emphasis in advertising and promotion, to begin in August 2018 pending budget approval. The successful candidate's primary teaching responsibilities will be courses in advertising and promotion and other marketing classes as needed by the department. Applicants who are seeking a balance in teaching/research responsibilities will find a collegial work environment and a faculty actively engaged and committed to the growth and continuous improvement of the Marketing department. Rank dependent on qualifications and experience. Requirements include Ph.D. in Marketing or related discipline from a nationally or internationally-recognized doctoral program; record of excellence in teaching; demonstrated ability to publish research in quality marketing journals; and demonstrated organizational, communication and interpersonal skills also required. ABDs are welcome to apply with an expected degree completion date by August 2018. Preference will be given to candidates with evidence of ability to create an engaged and applied classroom environment and evidence of ability to advance the academic, professional and personal success of students. The Department encourages applications from persons of color, women, persons living with disabilities, and veterans. Salary competitive based on qualifications and market conditions. Fringe benefits, including TIAA-CREF and IPERS, are excellent. The University of Northern Iowa recently adopted a bold vision that we "will be a diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead locally and globally." We are seeking faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges to work together to build our national prominence in any of four distinct but interrelated areas of our vision and strategic plan: engaged learning, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community engagement. Candidates with background and interest in these areas will form clusters to advance our work, joining current faculty conducting teaching, scholarship, and service in these areas.
Applications received by September 8, 2017, will receive full consideration. To apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu/. Inquiries may be sent to Dr. Matthew Bunker, search chair, at Matthew.Bunker@uni.edu or 319-273-6947. Pre-employment background checks required.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. Building on its historic excellence in teacher education, the university has developed outstanding programs in business, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and social and behavioral sciences with advanced degrees available in many programs. The University’s attractive size, approximately 12,000 students, allows UNI to offer faculty, facilities, and academic choices characteristic of a much larger university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a park-like campus. UNI has been recognized for the past 18 years as one of the "Best Midwest Universities" by U.S. News & World Report. Located in Cedar Falls/Waterloo, the park-like campus is situated on 940 acres.
The College of Business Administration (business.uni.edu) is AACSB-accredited and offers Bachelor of Arts degrees in five departments (accounting, economics, finance, management and marketing) along with MBA and MAcc degrees. The College has 66 full-time faculty members and enrolls approximately 2,100 undergraduate majors and 90 graduate students. The College is recognized as a "Best Business School" by The Princeton Review, listed among U.S. News & World Report's top part-time MBA programs and was selected for the Military Times Best for Vets: Business Schools 2015. The College has a strong international presence, delivering MBA programs in Hong Kong and China. The College also maintains strategic alliances with several international business schools. In recent years the College has successfully maintained its tradition of teaching excellence while raising its scholarly profile, actively contributed to Iowa’s economic vitality, secured alternative sources of funding and established a distinct strategic identity.
The Department of Marketing (business.uni.edu/marketing) consists of 10 full time faculty members and approximately 270 undergraduate students. The department has a long history of teaching excellence evidenced by the active engagement of our students. Faculty are committed to high quality scholarship, are well recognized in their fields and support the College’s commitment to the scholar/teacher model. The department is highly interdisciplinary, with faculty in advertising, sales, consumer behavior, ethics, retail, and distribution/logistics. The Marketing major has four emphasis areas, which helps the majors understand the importance of diversity in the marketing world as well as preview the wide variety of opportunities available to marketing majors. The four emphasis areas are: (1) Advertising and Digital media, (2) Sales Management, (3) Marketing Management, and (4) Global Marketing. The department supports the MBA program, on campus and internationally.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. Building on its historic excellence in teacher education, the university has developed outstanding programs in business, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and social and behavioral science...s with advanced degrees available in many programs. The University’s attractive size, approximately 12,000 students, allows UNI to offer faculty, facilities, and academic choices characteristic of a much larger university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a park-like campus. UNI has been recognized for the past 18 years as one of the "Best Midwest Universities" by U.S. News & World Report. Located in Cedar Falls/Waterloo, the campus is comprised of more than 40 buildings on 940 acres. For more information, visit www.uni.edu.