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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing
University of Otago

Date Posted Oct. 7, 2019
Title Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing
University University of Otago
Dunedin, New Zealand
Application Deadline Nov. 3, 2019
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Senior Lecturer
  • Marketing


Our Department

The Department of Marketing at the Otago Business School is student-focused and delivers a holistic learning experience that develops critical thinking and informed engagement. We maintain strong industry links to keep our papers relevant and enjoy guest lectures from all areas of for and not for profit businesses and organisations. We offer programmes at Bachelor, Masters and PhD levels.

Our team of research-active academic staff contribute to the broader field of Marketing through publications in top-ranked journals, presenting at conferences worldwide, obtaining national and international research funding, and holding executive positions on editorial boards and in academic associations. We now very pleased to have an exciting opportunity to add to our expertise in the Department.

The Role

Applications are invited for two full-time, confirmation path (tenure track) Lecturer or Senior Lecturer positions. The successful candidate will participate fully in the Department’s research, teaching and service activities.

You will be responsible for the planning, delivery and assessment of a range of marketing papers and contribute to curriculum development. You will also provide expert knowledge and support for the supervision of PhD, Masters and Honours students. Candidates will be expected to have a clear and focussed research agenda and a determination to achieve external funding to support it.

Your Skills and Experience

We are looking for innovative marketing academics with highly developed interpersonal skills.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • A research degree (PhD) in Marketing or a closely related discipline (or be in the final stages of completion).
  • A strong record of research and publication, or the obvious potential to do so, in a relevant field.
  • Evidence of effective teaching at university level.

Collaboration and collegiality are important values in the Department and we seek colleagues who will both enjoy and enhance our cooperative work environment. We are committed to equity and we value the benefits that diversity brings to our work and our community.

Further Details

The University of Otago is well-known for its collegiality and, combined with living in the vibrant city of Dunedin, provides opportunities for an excellent work-life balance. The Dunedin campus is ranked as one of the top 15 most beautiful in the world. The city has affordable living, excellent schools, and a great array of activities, ranging from Art and Literature to outdoor activities.

The Otago Business School was judged #1 for research in New Zealand in the 2018 PBRF round. Per QS rankings, we also host New Zealand’s #1 MBA.


Candidates are required to provide:

  • An academic CV.
  • A letter of application.
  • Three referee contact details, including telephone number and email address.

Applications quoting reference number 1902023 will close on Sunday, 3 November 2019.


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