Assistant/Associate Marketing Professor

Marketing Department


The Department of Marketing at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is anticipating an opening for a tenure track position at the assistant/associate professor level starting fall 2014, contingent on budgetary approval.  The candidate will teach undergraduate and MBA courses in marketing, and should have the ability and desire to teach some combination of the following classes: Sales, Negotiation, Retail Management, Integrated Marketing Communication, Digital/Social Media Marketing, and Marketing Strategy. The successful candidate must also have an interest in serving as a faculty advisor in student organizations as well as demonstrate potential to be an outstanding teacher, productive scholar and active contributor of professional, university, and community service. Promotion will be based on a balanced commitment to teaching, research and service. Opportunities for reduced teaching load, summer support, online teaching and travel support exist; grant writing will also be rewarded. In the fall of 2009, the AACSB accredited College of Business moved into Hyland Hall, a new state-of-the-art building. Department representatives will be interviewing candidates at the Summer AMA Conference in Boston.

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Marketing from an AACSB accredited institution. ABDs, who will have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, will be considered. Experience advising student organizations preferred.

UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY: Founded in 1868, UW-Whitewater is the premiere public regional university with an enrollment of over 12,000 students in 50 undergraduate majors, 11 master’s degree programs, and one specialist degree program. It offers high-quality career-oriented programs integrated with a model general education curriculum. UW-Whitewater is part of the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System. Located in a community of 12,000 residents near the scenic Kettle Moraine State Forest in Southeastern Wisconsin, Whitewater is within convenient driving distance to the metropolitan areas of Milwaukee, Madison, and Chicago.

APPLICATION: A complete credential packet consists of a letter of application, vita, three letters of recommendation, and copies of graduate transcripts. Persons interested in the position should mail a complete credential package to the search committee chair:

Dr. Pavan Chennamaneni
Department of Marketing
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, WI  53190
(262) 472-1333

Please also send an electronic copy of your application materials to Dr. Pavan Chennamaneni at chennamp@uww.edu.

Search committee members will be attending the summer 2013 American Marketing Association Conference in Boston, MA to interview applicants. If interested in interviewing at the Summer AMA Conference, please indicate your interest in your application letter.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION MATERIALS:  The review of applications will commence on Friday, August 30, 2013 and continue until filled.

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and actively seeks and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, and all veterans. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released.
UW-Whitewater conducts criminal background checks as a contingency to employment. A criminal background check will be conducted prior to an offer of employment.