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Faculty positions at Warrington College of Business, University of Florida

  • 1.  Faculty positions at Warrington College of Business, University of Florida

    Posted 10-07-2019 13:58

    Assistant Professor of Marketing /Associate Professor of Marketing


    The Department of Marketing at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Advanced Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2020. The department seeks candidates capable of teaching at multiple levels (undergraduate, MBA/Masters, Ph.D.) and doing consequential rigorous academic research publishable in leading scholarly journals.

    The candidate should have a strong commitment to innovative and high-quality research and teaching. The candidate should have a doctorate in the field of Marketing or a related area (such as Management Science, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business, etc.). We prefer candidates with high-quality published research. Concrete evidence of rigorous training, creativity and past accomplishments is necessary.

    We also prefer candidates whose primary areas of research are analytical, empirical, and/or substantive with an emphasis on marketing models, quantitative marketing and/or marketing analytics. Examples of relevant research areas include analytical approaches to resolving important marketing problems, academic applications of marketing analytics, development of analytical models for decision-making or other related purposes, marketing and data science, construction of useful descriptive mathematical models, analysis of unstructured open source data, applications of machine learning techniques (or related tools) to marketing problems, Bayesian modeling with marketing applications, latent class modeling to gain marketing insights, use of econometric methods to address issues in marketing, field/natural marketing experiments, and other related quantitative academic areas. 

    Teaching interests should be commensurate with the substantive areas relevant to the research skills of the candidate and the needs of our department.


    The position requires a PhD or equivalent in Marketing, Marketing Analytics, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Business Administration, or a related quantitative field. Candidates must have the interest and capacity to conduct high quality scholarly research and the potential to publish in top-tier marketing journals. We prefer a record of rigorous, published past research record. Candidates must also have potential to be both an effective and diligent teacher. All of our faculty often also engage in various service-related activities.

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

    University of Florida is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.



    Founded in 1853, The University of Florida (UF) is a public land-grant university in Gainesville, Florida, US. It has 35,491 undergraduates on the 2000-acre campus. University of Florida ranks #34 in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities. The UF Warrington College of Business is has 6,300 students are enrolled in classes with many programs all accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

    The UF Marketing Department is a recognized leader in the discipline of marketing. For over a decade, our faculty has ranked as one of the most productive and influential in the field. Our faculty is known for conducting provocative, cutting-edge research that contributes both to the scientific understanding and practice of marketing. Our Ph.D. program has produced many leading researchers in the discipline. And the David F. Miller Retail Center is known as one of the foremost centers for developing the science of retailing.

    Steven Shugan
    McKethan-Matherly Eminent Scholar Professor
    University of Florida
    Gainesville FL