George Fox University invites applications for a one-year visiting Assistant/Associate Professor in Marketing beginning in August 2019. The position involves teaching undergraduate courses in marketing; a demonstrated excellence and passion in teaching; familiarity with the current trends in and tools of Marketing; an ability to develop and sustain a research agenda; participation in service, including mentoring and helping students connect with the industry. The position holder may subsequently apply for a permanent Assistant/Associate Professor of Marketing position once the search committee is formed and the position is opened for applications.
George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. As a Christ-centered community, George Fox University is an institution that valuesdiversity as an essential dimension of God's design for human communities. In seeking to become a more inclusive community, we especially encourage applications from women and candidates from racial and ethnic backgrounds that are underrepresented on our faculty.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Undergraduate and graduate teaching responsibilities would involve delivering courses in two or more of the following areas: principles of marketing, consumer behavior, digital marketing, marketing communications, marketing management, marketing research, and marketing strategy.
Willingness to engage with the business community and with the Marketing student club.
Ability to develop and sustain a research agenda.
Participation in the work of the College of Business and the university, including academic advising, serving on university committees as needed, and reaching out to the local business community.
D.B.A or Ph.D. in Marketing or related field in business preferred. Masters degree with significant relevant experience in Marketing will be considered.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential.
A record of relevant scholarship is preferred.
A commitment to working with a diverse population of students is essential; demonstrated experience in this area is preferred.
All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and provide a statement of how they integrate their Christian faith into their teaching and scholarly activities. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with theCommunity Lifestyle Statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith.
Salary and Rank
Appointment at the Assistant Professor level is anticipated, though candidates with significant teaching experience at previous institutions may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor. Salary and benefits are competitive with comparable institutions.
When completing the online application, please upload the following as Word or .pdf documents in the section marked Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and Essay Requirement:
Letter of Interest
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Faith and learning essay*
Other supporting materials may be requested at a later stage of the review process.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply at once. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. **This position is subject to close at any time, regardless of the date on the posting.
*INTEGRATION OF FAITH AND LEARNING ESSAY George Fox University is committed to the idea that one of the primary responsibilities of Christian higher education is to help students develop a uniquely Christian worldview. As teachers and mentors, it is important for George Fox University faculty members to integrate Christian faith and principles in all aspects of their lives. As an essential part of the application process, the University will carefully consider your response to the following: In a one-page essay (about 300 words) describe your personal Christian faith, as well as how your faith informs your teaching, scholarship, and service (including service and leadership in your church and/or in Christian ministries)
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the university lifestyle statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith. Individuals who would fit this profile are encouraged to apply.