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Assistant / Associate Professor of Marketing 


The Pepperdine Graziadio Business School seeks a talented Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Marketing to join our faculty community by August 1st, 2020.
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, along with a commitment to excellence in teaching and impactful research. In addition, preferred candidates will have had meaningful business and/or institutional leadership experience.


● A PhD in marketing by Fall 2020.
● A research plan that will result in a robust research stream.
● Commitment to teaching excellence.

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience.

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 a religiously affiliated institution and identified 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.


Candidates are asked to develop a thought paper reflecting on our Christian mission and their own connection to a community of faith. Our University mission and affirmation statements may be found at:

To apply, please send only by electronic mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the aforementioned thought paper addressed to:  Dr. John Paglia, Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, at  


Priority will be given to those candidates who submit materials prior to July 1, 2019.