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The Opportunity

The Graziadio Business School at Pepperdine University seeks a talented Full Professor or Associate Professor in Marketing to join our faculty community by August 1st, 2019. The ideal candidate for this key appointment is one who has a demonstrated commitment to exceptional research that impacts practice and transformational teaching.
The School recently completed an ambitious strategic plan called "Aspire 2025". For the suitably qualified candidate, this appointment offers an excellent opportunity for personal growth and impact at one of the nation's leading business schools and is part of a team that is ensuring new avenues for collaboration, discovery, and advancement of a transformative educational environment.
Successful candidates will have a terminal degree in Marketing (or a closely related field) from an AACSB-accredited institution, and will have demonstrated high quality scholarly contributions to marketing, strong teaching ability, and meaningful business and/or institutional leadership experience. Candidates are sought at the rank of Full or Associate Professor level. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience.
While direct applications are invited, Pepperdine will also have representatives conducting preliminary interviews at the AMA Summer Academic Conference in Boston.


● A PhD or DBA from an AACSB accredited institution with a curricular emphasis in the field of marketing, advertising, or sales.
● Applicant must have a Scholarly Academic (SA) qualification at their current institution. Evidence of scholarship is essential with research skills commensurate to building a research stream in the marketing domain.
● Applicant must have demonstrated abilities and motivation consistent with teaching excellence and instructional innovation in marketing at the graduate student level.
● Meaningful levels of industry or managerial experience in a marketing capacity.
Pepperdine University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable federal or state law. Pepperdine is religiously affiliated with the Churches of Christ. It is the purpose of Pepperdine to pursue the very highest employment and academic standards within a context that celebrates and extends the spiritual and ethical ideals of the Christian faith. While students, faculty, staff and members of the Board of Regents represent many religious backgrounds, Pepperdine reserves the right to seek, hire and promote persons who support the goals and mission of the institution.

To apply, please send only by electronic mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a thought paper reacting to our University mission and affirmation statements found at: addressed to Dr. Ann Feyerherm, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Priority will be given to those candidates who submit materials prior to July 31st, 2018.