University of Alberta

Tenure-track Faculty (Assistant Professor) Position - Marketing

Alberta School of Business - Department of Marketing, Business Economics and Law

Competition No.  -    A103037501
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The Department of Marketing, Business Economics and Law at the Alberta School of Business, University of Alberta, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Marketing.

Candidates must have, or be close to completing, a PhD in an appropriate field, with demonstrated potential to publish top-level research and achieve teaching excellence; appointment in the latter case will be contingent upon the completion of the PhD by an agreed-upon date. Proficiency in English is required.

Successful candidates will conduct research directed at top tier marketing journals, take advantage of external research funding opportunities, teach in our undergraduate, masters and PhD programs, supervise graduate students, and contribute to academic service commensurate with the level of appointment. The Alberta School of Business has an energetic PhD program and the successful candidate will be expected to play an active role in its continuing success and development.

The Alberta School of Business is one of the world’s leading institutions in business education and research. Our vision is "Leaders from Alberta for the World". Our mission is to excel and lead through research, teaching and external engagement.  We are one of the largest business schools in Canada with 75 faculty members, 2000 undergraduate students, and 600 students in our MBA and PhD programs. For more information about the School please visit our web site at https://www.ualberta.ca/business and for more information about the Department of Marketing, Business Economics & Law, please see https://www.ualberta.ca/marketing-business-economics-law 

Located in Western Canada, the province of Alberta boasts diverse landscapes from the Canadian Rocky Mountains to wide open prairies and blue skies. The University of Alberta is situated in the provincial capital of Edmonton. This city is a vibrant multi-cultural centre with over one million people that offers the benefits of an urban lifestyle combined with high-quality schools, varied restaurants, excellent theatre, year round festivals, reliable public transportation and ample opportunities for recreation.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and is competitive with similar research-focused business schools in North America.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, samples of research, any available teaching ratings, and names of three referees who have been asked to send confidential letters of assessment.

Please send applications by e-mail (PDF files) to:

Dr. Emilson Silva, Chair

Department of Marketing, Business Economics and Law

Alberta School of Business

University of Alberta

To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203(3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application.  

How to Apply

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.