Faculty Positions

Position Title / Rank: Specializing in Marketing

College: College of Business & Economics

Department: Marketing & Consumer Studies

Deadline: September 1, 2017 or until a suitable candidate is found

Position Description:

The College of Business and Economics at the University of Guelph invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies. We are interested in candidates with expertise in marketing modelling. Preference will be given to anyone with expertise in quantitative marketing modeling. Applicants should have (or be near completion of) a Ph.D. in Marketing or in a related field. The appointment start date is flexible.

This position will be responsible for teaching (at the undergraduate and at the graduate levels), pursuing scholarly research, and service. In terms of teaching, preference will be given to those who have teaching experience or interested to teach in one or more of the following areas: marketing strategy, marketing research, marketing analytics and quantitative marketing methods. Willingness to advise M.Sc. or Ph.D. students (or experience in this area) is also preferred.

The Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies is in the University’s College of Management and Economics ( www.uoguelph.ca/cbe/ ). We offer two Bachelor of Commerce majors, one in Marketing Management and one in Real Estate and Housing. At the graduate level, we offer a Ph.D. in Management with a concentration in Marketing, a Master of Science in Marketing and Consumer Studies, and a Graduate Diploma in Market Research. More information about the Department can be found at www.uoguelph.ca/mcs/

The University of Guelph is a top-ranked comprehensive university in Canada with a total enrolment of 18,000+. It is located in Guelph, Ontario (population approx. 120,000) and is a one-hour drive west of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The University of Guelph is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential.

To be complete, applications must include a curriculum vitae, a discussion of the applicant’s teaching interests and experience, and a discussion of his or her research interests and upcoming plans, as well as sample research papers. Short listed candidates for campus visits will be asked to arrange for three letters of reference. Applications should be submitted by post or electronically to:

Tirtha Dhar, Interim-Chair
Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1
Tel: 1-519-824-4120 Ext. 56216, Fax: 1-519-823-1964
email: mcsappln@uoguelph.ca

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Guelph acknowledges the Attawandaron people on whose traditional territory the University of Guelph resides and offer our respect to our Anishinaabe, Haudenosaunee and Métis neighbours as we strive to strengthen our relationships with them.

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution.