Assistant/ Associate Clinical Professor, Marketing

Drexel University in Pennsylvania

Deadline May 15, 2014
Date Posted January 16, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The 14th largest private university in the nation, enrolling some 23,000 students, Drexel University comprises ten colleges and three schools, which serve both undergraduate and graduate students.  Drexel University College of Medicine is the largest private medical school in the country and fourth largest overall.  Drexel is ranked among the best National Universities in Americas Best Colleges for 2011 by U.S. News & World Report, and in the top 50 private research universities for the eight consecutive year.  Drexel is also ranked second among national universities in the U.S. News list of Up-and-Comers, along with schools most often cited by university administrators nationwide as making the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, or facilities. 


With more than 8,200 employees, Drexel is the fifth largest private-sector employer in Philadelphia and has a vibrant community of students, faculty and professional staff, and encourage the richness diversity brings to the workplace.  Like its students, Drexel's employees are known for being passionate, entrepreneurial and innovative. They work hard, and enjoy striving to make the University top of its class.  Known for its undergraduate co-operative education program, alternating six months work with six months study, Co-op offers a variety of educational and employment opportunities available to students in Europe, Asia and Latin America, along with its long-established ties to business and industry in the United States.  One of only three true co-op programs in the U.S., Drexels program is among the nations older, largest and most respected.


Drexel offers its employees a career focused and professional environment where they can learn, grow, and be challenged, independent of position, type or length of tenure with the University.


Job Overview:

The Marketing Department in the LeBow College of Business invites applications for an Assistant/ Associate Clinical Professor to begin September 1, 2014. This is a full-time non-tenure-track position. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate level courses at Drexel Network locations, such as Burlington County Community College and Montgomery County Community College. The successful candidate may also teach online courses for the Drexel LeBow Main Campus.



Required: PhD or ABD in Marketing or related field from an AACSB institution (ABD's may be considered at instructor level with the expectation of completion of PhD within one year.). Evidence of scholarly potential.


Successful experience in teaching at the undergraduate level.


Experience with and commitment to working with diverse student populations and commitment to equity in education at all levels.

Experience and/or commitment to the use of technology as an instructional tool. Strong collegial and collaborative skills.


Essential Functions:

It is anticipated that the successful candidate for this full-time, 1-2 year, non-tenure track appointment will be assigned a minimum teaching load equivalent to 32-36 quarter credits of course instruction, distributed across the Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer quarters.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. While focusing primarily on teaching, a scholarly research record is a plus.


Supplemental Posting Information:

Applicants should provide a CV, cover letter, and a list of three references with contact information. Applications must be submitted online in order to be considered for the position. Additional documents should be attached electronically with the online application.


Drexel University offers an attractive benefits package including tuition remission, a generous retirement package with matching funds (up to 11 percent) and an opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly helping the University achieve its record growth and quality reputation."


Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University's acceptance of the results of the background investigation.


Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is proactively committed to diversity and inclusion in all of its policies, practices and services.  We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the varied diversity and excellence of the academic community, and all of its complements.


To apply for this position, please apply online at: or visit and search for Assistant/ Associate Clinical Professor, Marketing. The requisition number is 5848.


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