Chairperson, Department of Management and Marketing
East Tennessee State University
Location: Johnson City, Tennessee
Preferred Education: Ph.D
Tenure Track or Tenured
Internal Number: F00474P
The College of Business and Technology invites applications for a Chairperson (Associate Professor/Professor) in the Department of Management and Marketing. The Department Chair of Management and Marketing plays a critical role in the academic life of the College and is responsible for carrying out the College’s vision and mission as they relate specifically to teaching, research, service, and student success. Reporting to the Dean, the department chair is responsible for creating an environment conducive to collegiality and learning, developing and implementing instructional strategies that support institutional goals, and teaching courses in their area of expertise.
The Chair of the Department of Management and Marketing is a 12-month Associate Professor/Professor appointment. The candidate would need to be qualified to receive tenure upon appointment. Faculty rank commensurate with education and experience.
The Department of Management and Marketing at East Tennessee State University offers programs that provide students with managerial and leadership skills to prepare them for jobs in industry, government, and not-for-profit. Our students learn how to help businesses and communities cope with the challenges and complexities of today’s ever-changing world.
Diversity and inclusion are primary values for the Management and Marketing Department at ETSU and are integral to achieving our strategic goals. We seek candidates with an awareness of and commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion across all spectrums. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
The Chair engages faculty, staff and other internal and external stakeholders to:
Maintain a collegial and scholarly environment that supports and encourages faculty excellence in the traditional academic areas of teaching, research, and service;
Provide leadership for curricular development, planning, revision, evaluation, and implementation;
Engage in scholarly activity appropriate for the discipline;
Establish partnerships with internal and external constituencies;
Manage course schedules, registrations and instructor assignments;
Develop and regularly monitor the department budget;
Manage the maintenance of departmental records, catalog, and website
Recruit, appoint, supervise, and evaluate faculty and staff.
Candidates must have a demonstrated record of teaching, research, and service consistent with the rank of tenured associate or tenured full professor.
Candidates should contact search committee chair Marty Fitzgerald ([email protected]) with questions.
Management & Marketing Department
The Management & Marketing Department is housed in the College of Business and Technology and has 26 faculty and staff. It offers the following AACSB accredited degrees:
B.A. in Management with five concentrations (General Management, Human Resource Management, International Business, Legal Studies, Logistics/Supply Chain Management)
B.A. in Marketing with four concentrations (Fashion Marketing and Merchandising, Integrated Marketing Communications, Marketing Analytics, and Marketing Management)
Minors in Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Merchandising, Management, and Marketing
B.A. in a traditional on-campus program, an online program, or as a 12-month accelerated professional program
M.S. in Digital Marketing, 100% online.
All applicants must submit an online Employment Application. Applicants must apply through eJobs athttps://jobs.etsu.edu. Applications include:
Reference List. Names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three (3) referees who can provide a reference if called upon. Confidential references will be solicited from those listed as references on the application if the applicant is moved forward in the recruitment process.
Official transcripts will be required prior to appointment. Review of applications will begin November 29, 2021. Inquiries regarding this position should be directed to Marty Fitzgerald ([email protected]).
Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Management, Marketing, or other closely related discipline.
Candidates must have a demonstrated record of teaching, research, and service consistent with the rank of associate or full professor with tenure.
Demonstrated record of effective leadership
Ability to facilitate securing external funding and grants by department faculty
ETSU and Region
ETSU is located in Johnson City, TN. The Johnson City metropolitan area is an economic and healthcare hub recognized as one of the best places to live in the US. Surrounded by national forests, the area is prized for outdoor activities, parks, golf courses, hiking trails and lakes. In Northeast TN, we enjoy the four seasons, excellent schools, abundant recreation and entertainment, a college town environment, and low cost-of-living.
The value of employment at ETSU goes far beyond salary. ETSU employees enjoy a full range of benefits, services and programs including paid time off & leave, paid holidays, health and life insurance, retirement, access to University facilities and services and much more! Check out the ETSU Human Resources Benefits page for additional information. https://www.etsu.edu/human-resources/benefits/
? East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion.
? ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work i...n an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE.