The University of Tennessee
Haslam College of Business
Non-Tenure Track Lecturer in Marketing
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, marketing lecturer position in its Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management in the Haslam College of Business. This position involves instruction for seven (7) undergraduate course sections per year, with the primary need currently in consumer behavior, and secondary needs in professional selling, sales force management, and/or marketing strategy that will arise as demand dictates. The effective date of employment could be as early as August 1, 2017 but at the latest by January 1, 2018. The Knoxville campus of the University of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University.
Required: Graduate degree in marketing or related field completed as of the starting date of employment.
Preferred: The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. degree in marketing or related field and a strong foundation and interest in the field of consumer behavior. Preference will be given to the candidate who can teach additional courses.
The Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management is positioned within the Haslam College of Business Administration at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The Department enjoys a strong and meaningful position within the College, and faculty members are active participants in College-wide programs and priorities.
About UT Knoxville and the Business School
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville is the state’s flagship university with approximately 30,000 students currently enrolled on the main campus in Knoxville. The business school is housed in the state-of-the-art, 174,000 square-foot, $40 million, James A. Haslam II Business Building. The business school with its 5,132 students and 139 faculty has received much press in recent years. U.S. News and World Report ranked UT’s Haslam College of Business undergraduate business program in the Top 30 in the nation among public institutions and in the Top 5 within the SEC in 2017. Gartner ranked the college’s undergraduate and MBA programs in supply chain management 3rd and 2nd respectively nationally. Finally, the full-time MBA program has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report 34th against public universities nationwide.
Knoxville, nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, has a metropolitan statistical area population of over 850,000 people. This moderate-sized city has a vibrant nightlife that includes numerous theaters and museums, traditional bluegrass music, world-class restaurants, and a downtown market square to name a few examples. Surrounded by lakes and the Tennessee River, the Knoxville area boasts wonderful year-round water activities, including boating, fishing, and swimming that make for scenic and breathtaking views of the area. Knoxville is also home to many leading corporations, including Pilot Flying J; Ruby Tuesday, Bush Brothers & Company, Scripps Networks, Regal Cinemas, TVA, and Alcoa.
Qualified individuals are invited to submit a professional vita and letter of interest to Marketing Faculty Search, 310 Stokely Management Center, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-0530 (firstname.lastname@example.org). Letters of reference will be required during latter phases of the selection process. Applications should be submitted before July 15, 2017, but screening will be ongoing. For further information, please contact the search committee chairs: Dr. Dan Flint, at 865-974-8314 (email@example.com) or Dr. Kelly Hewett, at 865-974-1656.
Candidates will be expected to contribute to the teaching mission at the undergraduate level and to perform service duties as assigned.
The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.