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Professor, Marketing

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Position Number 33234
Class Title Professor, Marketing
Administrative Title No Administrative Function
Job Description

The Department of Marketing in the College of Business at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of professor. Start date is flexible. Area of research interest for the position is consumer behavior. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the scholarly mission of the department through their own work as well as through mentoring and other interactions with department faculty and graduate students. This position was created as a result of a major strategic hiring initiative by the university. Salary, teaching load and research support are commensurate with other research institutions.

The Department of Marketing at UCF includes the areas of Consumer Behavior, Strategy and Modeling. We offer a collegial environment with faculty members engaged in cutting-edge research that has been published in top-tier marketing journals such as Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Marketing, and Marketing Science. Additional information about our faculty and the College of Business may be found at

The University of Central Florida enrolls over 66,000 students and is one of the most dynamic universities in the country. Located in Orlando, FL, UCF is one of 40 public universities with the Carnegie Foundation’s highest designation in two categories: research activity and community engagement. Orlando is a vibrant community celebrated worldwide for its music, art, food, recreation and entertainment. Year-round sunshine, outdoor recreation, proximity to beaches, lakes, springs, parks and trails, world-class entertainment, and distinctive neighborhoods make Orlando a great place to work and to live.

More information about the university, the College of Business, and the Department of Marketing can be found at and

Position Minimum Qualifications

A doctoral degree from an accredited institution, either in Marketing or a closely-related field, is required. Candidates must possess a portfolio of research in marketing and currently be engaged in an active research program in the field, with a strong record of publication productivity appropriate to professor rank requirements at UCF. This would necessarily include placements in top journals (e.g., Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Consumer Research, Marketing Science).

In order to obtain tenure, the selected candidate must have a demonstrated record of teaching, research and service commensurate with rank.


Demonstrated success in delivering M.B.A. courses is highly desirable, as is experience in mentoring Ph.D. students.

Special Conditions
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:“”. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Additional Application Materials Required

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, To apply for a position, applicants must complete the online faculty application and submit the following: (1) a cover letter stating interest; (2) a curriculum vitae; and (3) a list of three references.

Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

Consideration of applicants will begin December 1, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is closed. Please contact Dr. Maureen Ambrose ( with questions about this position.

The College of Business is accredited by AACSB.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 701173
Job Open Date 11/10/2017
Job Close Date 03/22/2018
Open until filled No
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area College of Business Administration (COBA)
Department COBA-Marketing
Annual Salary Negotiable
Type of Appointment Regular
Job Category Faculty
Work Location Orlando (Main)
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