Position Description - The Department of Marketing at Lehigh University seeks to fill two tenure-track positions at either the untenured Assistant or Associate Professor rank or the tenured Associate Professor rank to begin August 2018. Applicants must have a doctorate in marketing or a closely related field from an accredited institution at the time of appointment. Candidates from all subfields, i.e., consumer behavior, quantitative/modeling and managerial/strategy, are encouraged to apply. Entry-level candidates should demonstrate an interest in and potential to conduct high-quality research in marketing. Advanced candidates should have accomplished excellence in research in marketing demonstrated via publication in the premier marketing journals. Department of Marketing faculty have published in the premier marketing (e.g., Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Marketing) and other leading business journals (e.g., Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of International Business Studies). Candidates must be willing and able to participate in rank-appropriate ways in teaching (undergraduate and graduate), student mentoring, and service.
Lehigh University is focused on providing excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. The undergraduate business program was ranked 22nd in the nation in 2016 and noted as a "top 10 school to watch in 2017" by Poets & Quants. The Flex MBA program was ranked as 20th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Candidates should be dedicated to student learning and capable of outstanding classroom performance at both the undergraduate and graduate levels (i.e., Masters of Management, Flex MBA and 1-MBA). For over 150 years, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. The institution is among the nation's most selective, highly ranked, private research universities (ranked 44th among all universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report). Lehigh's four colleges provide graduate and undergraduate education to approximately 7,000 students. The College of Business and Economics is home to over 1,200 undergraduates, 450 graduate students, and 80 full-time faculty members. The campus is located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia. The Lehigh Valley International Airport is 15 minutes from campus.
Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked in the top tier of national research universities each year. We are a coeducational, nondenominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe.