Assistant Professor of Marketing
The Department of Management/Marketing at Lasell College in Newton, MA seeks an Assistant Professor of Marketing for a Fall 2016 appointment. More senior rank will be considered based on experience and other credentials.
Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities could include undergraduate and graduate courses in a range of areas including Marketing, Consumer Behavior, Marketing Strategy, Social Marketing, Retail Merchandising and other Marketing core courses depending upon the candidate’s area of specialization. An ability and interest in utilizing an active, project-focused approach to teaching is critical. Faculty in all disciplines at Lasell may have the opportunity to teach in our Honors Program as well as the Core Curriculum, which could include teaching First Year Seminar, a Knowledge Perspective course in one of four areas, a sophomore multidisciplinary course, or a section of the junior Ethics Experience. See http://www.lasell.edu/academics/academic-catalog/undergraduate-catalog/core-curriculum.html. Interest in intergenerational issues is also welcome, as this is a focus throughout the College. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent, enthusiastic teaching and student advocacy; ability to work cooperatively and productively with faculty, staff and students; commitment to productivity and professional development; and active participation in department and college service. Other responsibilities include advising undergraduate students, being involved with student organizations, serving on committees, participating in curriculum development, working with learning outcomes assessment, participation in program marketing and promotion, and networking with community and professional contacts. The successful candidate will have the ability to shape the on-going development of this program in response to new potential markets and improvements in program curriculum.
Qualifications: An earned doctoral degree in Marketing or related area is preferred; ABD or a Master’s degree in Marketing with significant Marketing Management experience will be considered. Prior college teaching experience preferred.
Faculty at Lasell are employed on renewable single and multi-year contracts. Lasell College offers a competitive salary and benefits package for eligible employees. This includes outstanding time off benefits, health, dental and vision insurance, a 403B with a matching contribution after one year of service, tuition benefits and more!
Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, philosophy of teaching statement, curriculum vitae/resume and the information of three (3) references using the forms below. Review of resumes will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Lasell College is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they will contribute to that commitment are encouraged to apply.