The John M. and Mary Jo Boler School of Business invites applications for a tenure track position in Marketing beginning Fall 2015. A Ph.D. in Marketing or closely related field (or ABD with Fall 2015 expected completion date), a desire for excellence in teaching, and strong research capabilities are required. Teaching interests must include consumer behavior and innovation/new product development at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Preferably, the candidate will also have a related area of research and teaching expertise in customer engagement and social media marketing, but other areas of research and teaching interests are also welcome.

John Carroll University is a Catholic, Jesuit University with approximately 4,000 students. The Boler School of Business is AACSB accredited for both its undergraduate and graduate programs and has separate AACSB accreditation for its Accountancy program. The Boler School offers three graduate degree programs (MBA, MS in Lab Administration and MS in Accountancy), and eight undergraduate majors. Three academic departments service more than 400 undergraduates (juniors and seniors) and 100 graduate students. The Marketing group currently has four full-time, tenure track faculty and one full-time visiting instructor, and is part of the Management, Marketing and Logistics Department, which consists of a total of eighteen full-time faculty.

The Boler School’s core strength is developing outstanding leaders who have confidence, integrity and a global vision. This is accomplished within a rigorous and challenging, yet compassionate, learning environment. One of the distinguishing characteristics of the Boler School is the sense of community between students and faculty, and the alumni base in the business community is exceptionally strong and very supportive of the University and School.

John Carroll University’s campus is located in a beautiful, residential suburb of Cleveland, 20 minutes from downtown and 20 minutes from scenic countryside. Cleveland is host to a wide variety of industries and has experienced significant growth in the areas of biotechnology, health care and engineering. The city of Cleveland has undergone a series of transformations in recent years in downtown and lakefront development and is home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the Great Lakes Science Center. The Cleveland Orchestra, the Cleveland Museum of Art and Cleveland Playhouse Square are all nationally acclaimed cultural centers.

In addition to the wealth of cultural activities that are available, there are numerous opportunities to participate in outdoor activities. The Cleveland Metroparks represents one of the largest interconnected series of parks in the United States and has hiking trails, golf courses, camp grounds and a host of other outdoor activities. Approximately 30 minutes from campus is one of the newest U.S. national Parks, the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, there are 30 state parks within a 2 hour drive, and Lake Erie shores and islands offer boating, swimming and fishing as well as 150 miles of pristine natural coastline.

Candidates should send a letter of application with their curriculum vita and three letters of reference to: Dr. Tina Facca, John M. and Mary Jo Boler School of Business, John Carroll University, 1 John Carroll Boulevard, University Heights, OH, 44118. Telephone: 216-397-1718; e-mail: tfacca@jcu.edu; Fax: 216-397-4724. Marketing Faculty members will be interviewing prospective candidates at the AMA conference in August. Formal review of completed applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

John Carroll University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to diversity in the workplace and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities.