Faculty Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Professorial Stream - Assistant Professor
Discipline/Field: Marketing
Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
Home Department/Area/Division: Administrative Studies
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2021

The School of Administrative Studies, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, York University invites highly qualified candidates to apply for a professorial stream tenure-track appointment in Marketing at the Assistant Professor level, to commence July 1, 2021. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

A PhD in Marketing, or a PhD near completion by the start of the appointment with a demonstrated record of excellence or the promise of excellence in research and teaching, is required. Applicants should have a clearly articulated program of research in one or more of the following areas: digital marketing (including but not limited to social media), big data, or marketing applications of disruptive technologies (e.g., artificial intelligence, machine learning, augmented/virtual reality, IoT). The successful candidate will be expected to engage in outstanding, innovative, and externally funded research at the highest level and must be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Evidence of the promise of research excellence will be demonstrated by a record of publications (or forthcoming publications) with significant journals in the field, presentations at major conferences, research awards and accolades, and strong recommendations from referees of high standing.

The position will involve undergraduate as well as graduate teaching and supervision. Evidence of the promise of excellence in teaching will be demonstrated by a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, other teaching accomplishments, pedagogical innovations including in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology-enhanced learning, and strong letters of reference.

York University champions new ways of thinking that drive research and teaching excellence. Through cross-disciplinary programming, innovative course design, diverse experiential learning, and a supportive community environment, our students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Located in Toronto, York is the third largest university in Canada, with a strong community of 53,000 students, 7,000 faculty and administrative staff, and more than 300,000 alumni.

York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons with Disabilities and is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact the Chair of the Search Committee at Email: sasts@yorku.ca (Subject line: Marketing).

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities, can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/ or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the form found at: http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/self-identification-form/. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. No application will be considered without a completed mandatory Work Status Declaration form which can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/work-authorization-form.

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is March 15, 2021.

Applications, including a cover letter, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a statement of research interest and teaching philosophy and pedagogy, and three confidential letters of reference, may be uploaded to https://apply.laps.yorku.ca/ beginning on January 18, 2021

Questions may be directed to Professor Nelson Waweru, Director, School of Administrative Studies, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. Email: sasts@yorku.ca (Subject line: Position in Marketing).


Posting End Date: March 15, 2021