Assistant/Associate Professor - Marketing

Brief Summary of Work for this Position

The Marketing Department at the University of North Carolina Wilmington invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning Fall 2020. The primary responsibilities for this position include teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses in marketing, conducting scholarly activities that result in quality peer-reviewed publications, student advising, and service to advance the mission of the department, school, and university. Instructional duties include teaching three classes per semester.

Minimum Requirements

A Ph.D. in Marketing is required. Candidates with earned degrees will be given preference, but ABDs with completion of degree by August 1, 2020 will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates who can teach core marketing courses such as Marketing Strategy, Marketing Research, Marketing Intelligence & Communication, International Marketing, Promotion Management and Principles of Marketing.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The Marketing department serves nearly 500 undergraduate majors and offers degrees in two areas: (1) Professional Selling and (2) Marketing Strategy. The Cameron School of Business’ Marketing Department is now home to the Center for Sales Excellence & Customer Delight. The Department also offers a course in the Cameron School core curriculum, as well as several courses in multiple business masters programs.

College/School Information

The Cameron School of Business is AACSB accredited and serves more than 2,200 business majors, including graduate students in the PMBA, EMBA, M.S. in Accounting, International MBA, M.S in Business Analytics, M.S. in Finance and Investments, and M.S. in Computer Science and Information Systems programs. The Wilmington metropolitan area comprises approximately 225,000 people and features a thriving port, business community, and tourism industry. Bordered by both the Atlantic Ocean and the Cape Fear River, Wilmington offers the best in coastal living.

University Information

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Guided by our Strategic Plan, the university is committed to nurturing a campus culture that reflects its values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation. A public institution with nearly 17,000 students, the university is focused on supporting and enhancing the student-centered learning experience that has been a hallmark since its founding in 1947. UNCW offers an array of programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is one of the 17 institutions that make up the UNC System.

EEO Statement

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington is committed to and will provide equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs.

Applicant Instructions

To apply, please access UNCW’s online application. A letter of application should be addressed to Dr. Brian Kinard (Chair of the Marketing Faculty Search Committee) (, along with a complete vita and contact information (including e-mail addresses) for three current professional references. Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are specifically preferred. Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Position Type: Permanent           

Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus

Priority Consideration Information

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date of 08/08/2019; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.  Position details and full applicant instructions can be found at

Address application documents to: Dr. Brian Kinard (Chair of the Marketing Faculty Search Committee)