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Assistant Professor of Marketing

Position overview

Position title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Salary range: Depending on rank, a reasonable salary range estimate for this position is $200k-230k. ‚ÄčThe posted UC academic salary scales ( set the minimum pay determined by rank and/or step at appointment. The academic salary scales for the regular Professor series shall apply, subject to the terms
of the compensation plan. See the following table for the salary scale for this position: Off-scale salaries, i.e., a salary that is higher than the published system-wide salary at the designated rank and step, are offered when necessary to meet competitive conditions.
Review timeline: The initial review date is July 1, 2023. Additional reviews will occur as needed.

Application Window

Open date: August 24, 2023

Most recent review date: Saturday, Sep 23, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Rady School of Management ( at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within its faculty, staff and student body, via research, teaching, service, and/or other activities. The Rady School invites applications for one or more faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level (tenure-track) in the field of Marketing.

A description of the Professor series can be found at:

The successful candidate will be expected to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels in Marketing. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching of Marketing courses and other core classes, improvement of curriculum, helping coordination of Marketing research seminars, development and assessment of new educational initiatives, and serving as the faculty advisor to student organizations.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Must be currently enrolled in a PhD program or already hold a PhD degree in Marketing, Psychology, Economics or closely related field, and have a minimum of three years of marketing research experience, as evidenced by scholarly work output and contributions to diversity. No teaching experience required. Candidates need to fit and complement empirical research in marketing including design and analyses of field data, field and lab experiments.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Candidates' research must both sufficiently overlap and also add to and complement existing research interests of Rady Marketing faculty. Information on Rady Marketing Faculty can be found here:

PhD must be awarded by the service start date of the 2024-25 academic year: September 23, 2024.

Preferred qualifications

Teaching experience at the graduate level is preferred.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required
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Job location

La Jolla, CA