Assistant or Associate Professor of Marketing

University of West Florida
Assistant or Associate Professor of Marketing

The University of West Florida in Pensacola, FL invites applications for one full-time tenure-track Marketing faculty position (position #101620) at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, to start in August 2017.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Marketing or closely related discipline from an AACSB accredited school at the time of appointment with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.  ABDs will be considered, but must provide strong evidence that the doctoral degree will be completed within the first year of appointment. The position requires a commitment to excellent teaching and research.  Candidates are also expected to engage in active service.

The primary teaching areas of interest are Marketing Strategy, and Marketing Management. Secondary areas include but are not limited to International Marketing, International Business, and Business to Business Marketing.  A normal teaching load in our department is three courses (two preps) per semester, with summer support opportunities available for research, professional development, or teaching. Candidates will be expected to have a quality program of research and publication. Salary will be AACSB competitive. While position is housed at the main campus, it may require teaching at other university campuses.

The UWF College of Business is AACSB accredited and growing. It serves over 1,500 students with nine undergraduate majors and two masters programs.  The Marketing area is part of the Department of Marketing and Economics (visit us at  It provides a collegial environment for faculty productivity and growth. UWF is located in Pensacola, the crown jewel of Florida’s beautiful Emerald Coast, known worldwide for its pristine white-sand beaches.  The area is famous for its pleasant climate and location on the Gulf of Mexico, and enjoys a comparatively low cost of living.  The campus is situated on a 1,600 acre nature preserve where 13,000 students enjoy the benefits of small classes and personal attention from their professors.  UWF is part of the Florida University System.

Faculty representatives will meet with candidates at the 2017 AMA Winter Educators’ Conference in Orlando, Florida, USA, February 17-19, 2017.  To meet with faculty representatives at the conference, you should submit your application materials by Friday, February 3, 2017.

To apply, go to and fill out the online application form.  Be prepared to attach the following documents in digital format:  (1) a letter of application clearly indicating your qualifications and interests and (2) a current resume/curriculum vita. In addition, be prepared to prior the names and email addresses for five reference letter providers.

For additional information, contact Dr. Nestor Arguea at 850-474-3071, e-mail at  Deadline for receipt of application materials is March 1, 2017, or until the position is filled.  Salary will be AACSB competitive.

The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action employer.  Any individual requiring special accommodations to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting ADA Compliance at 1-850-474-2059 (voice) or 1 850 857 6114 (TTY).  A criminal background check is required for successful candidates.  E-Verify requirements may apply for employment in certain positions. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.