Assistant Professor, International Business/International Marketing
The University of Toledo
July 5, 2018
Higher Education Institution
The University of Toledo invites applications for an International Business/International Marketing tenure-track faculty position. Rank is at assistant level, depending on qualifications and experience. Practical experience in international business or marketing would be beneficial.
Applicants should have demonstrated potential for high quality research and teaching. Candidates with proven achievements in International Marketing, including related working experience, are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates must also be able to demonstrate experience and/or willingness to work, and to participate in the academic unit, including, but not limited to, assessment, faculty development, new program initiatives, and so on. There is potential for the candidate to move into a leadership role in the Global Business Development Institute.
The University of Toledo, with a population of 23,000 students, is a comprehensive metropolitan state university located in Toledo, Ohio. Toledo combines the cultural benefits of a large city with the conveniences of a smaller community (http://www.utoledo.edu/campus/about/index.html). The College of Business and Innovation is AACSB accredited and offers an extensive portfolio of undergraduate and master programs, and a Ph.D. program in Manufacturing & Technology Management (www.business.utoledo.edu). The Department of Marketing and International Business offers majors in Marketing, International Business, Professional Sales and Digital Marketing. The Global Business Development Institute contributes to and supports student learning, scholarly research, and business/service outreach and engagement.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Knowledge and skills relevant to face-to-face and online course development and delivery
Teaching courses as assigned per faculty workload
Development and updating course materials, to keep courses at the leading edge of knowledge
Providing student support for every aspect of learning to prepare them for relevant careers
Attendance at key school events such as Blackboard training, learning assessment meetings, all school meetings, etc. as available and appropriate
Participating actively in University governance through committee service
Continuously pursuing scholarly activities, including grant proposal writing
Maintain an active publication record
Other preferences include:
Ability to plan and implement study abroad
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in International Marketing or International Business from an AACSB accredited program. ABD will be considered, but candidates must complete the terminal degree by August, 2019.
Individuals interested in this position must submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, a concise statement on current and potential research interests, and evidence of teaching effectiveness via student evaluations. Other materials may be requested as the search progresses. Initial screening of candidates will happen at the summer AMA Academic Conference August 10-12,2018. Applications must be submitted through The University of Toledo application website https://jobs.utoledo.edu, to be considered for this position. Review of applications will begin June 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity employer and educator and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, national origin or sexual orientation. Salary is competitive. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Appointment begins August 2019. Inquiries may be sent to THOMAS.SHARKEY@utoledo.edu.
Internal Number: 998725
About The University of Toledo
Situated in the heart of the Midwest, Toledo, Ohio is a convergence of highways, railways and waterways that have long made Toledo a transportation hub. Located at the intersection of I-75 and I-80/90, the two busiest highways in the country, Toledo is where things get built. Smart things like solar panels and biotech. Iconic things like Jeep® brand SUVs and Libbey glass; home to several corporate entities – Owens Corning, Owens Illinois, Dana Corporation, Jeep and First Solar. Strengths in bioscience, agribusiness, transportation and logistics, result in a thriving arts and cultural scene with diverse career opportunities and growth for our region.
The University of Toledo, situated on more than 450 acres of land is bordered by thriving quiet residential neighborhoods. It is a dynamic state-supported urban university with first-class science departments and strong professional programs in engineering, law, medicine, and pharmacy. Total enrollment is over 20,000 students. More information about the University is available on the web at http://www.utoledo.edu.
The University of Toledo was founded in 1872 as the Toledo University of Arts and Trades, and became a municipa...l university in 1884. The University of Toledo is a nationally recognized, state-supported, comprehensive metropolitan university. It is an institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission that offers 143 undergraduate, 170 masters, 55 doctoral and first professional degree programs, and 11 specialist degree programs. The institution, first and foremost, is a dynamic, scholarly community of teachers, researchers and learners, with undergraduate and graduate education and research being the University’s highest priorities. The University is located in northwest Ohio in the city of Toledo and has a main campus that houses the majority of its undergraduate students and academic colleges, a health science campus that houses the Colleges of Medicine and Life Sciences, Nursing, and Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; a campus at the Toledo Museum of Art for the College of Communication and the Arts; and others campuses that include the Lake Erie Center where water and fish environment research is conducted, the Arboretum, and the Scott Park campus where Toledo Early College for High School students take college classes.
The University of Toledo is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women,