Assistant / Associate Professor – Marketing - Fall 2023
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
Location: Belton, Texas
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
The University of Mary Hardin Baylor’s McLane College of Business seeks a full-time, tenure-track faculty member in Marketing, beginning in late July of 2023 with initial appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with qualifications and experience. UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society. A start date of January 2023 is an option for a candidate who is available and so desires.
The McLane College of Business offers several undergraduate business degrees including the BBA, BA, and BS. Students in the BBA program can select one of ten majors including Marketing, Management, Entrepreneurship and Small Business, and International Business. The College also offers a number of business minors. Marketing is one of the largest majors in the College. The Management, Entrepreneurship, and Marketing Department also provides instructional support to the College’s other undergraduate and graduate programs, including the MBA and MSM (Master of Science in Management) programs.
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000 in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles), Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.
Faculty Responsibilities: Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching, curriculum development, student recruitment and advising; professional attainment; and service to department, college, university, and the community.
Specific Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Marketing and related areas. The normal teaching load is 12 hours per semester and may include graduate courses.
A Doctorate in Marketing or a closely related field is required; ABD will be considered (tenure-track status requires terminal degree in hand).
Related professional certifications and professional marketing experience are preferred.
Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are essential.
Must be an active and committed Christian.
Salaries & Benefits: Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match, and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.
TO APPLY: Visit www.umhb.edu/careers for more details and to apply. Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence of quality teaching performance with your online application. Your letter of interest should respond to UMHB’s mission and values, found at https://www.umhb.edu/about/mission. In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.t
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UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of over 20,000 in the heart of central Texas. Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.