Position: Assistant or Associate Professor in Marketing with International Business Focus
Organization: University of Northern British Columbia
Unit: School of Business
Competition Number: #FABU02-17-HE
Located in the midst of major international business operations and on the Pacific Rim, the School of Business of the University of Northern British Columbia wishes to build its International Business credentials to support growing trade with Asia. It invites applications for a tenure track position in Marketing with an International Business focus at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. The anticipated start date is July 1st, 2017.
The School of Business is the largest academic program in the University with over 500 students. It offers three degrees: A Bachelor of Commerce with majors in Accounting, Finance and Human Resources Management, International Business, Marketing and General Business; MSc in Business Administration; and a MBA program. The University of Northern British Columbia is a small, research intensive university with an enrolment of 3,000 students in more than 40 undergraduate and graduate programs. UNBC in committed to excellence, and provides strong support for faculty to develop their scholarly capabilities. The School of Business offers a collegial and participative environment for Faculty and Staff (see more information: School of Business).
The successful candidate will possess a Ph.D. in Marketing. Preference will be given to applicants based on their potential for and/or record of excellence in international research and teaching. Candidates at the Associate rank should have demonstrated a strong record of high-quality performance in research, teaching, and service. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a productive international research program and to take a leadership role in the development of the International Business major. A demonstrated interest in and ability to collaborate with other faculty will be a major factor in selection. The research focus of the current faculty can be located at: http://www.unbc.ca/commerce/faculty.
Located in north-central British Columbia, Prince George is a city of 80,000 people with broad cultural, educational, and recreational amenities. The city is home to a symphony orchestra, professional theatre, a WHL hockey team, a community college, and the University. The region also offers exceptional skiing, canoeing and kayaking, fly-fishing, hiking, and mountain biking. The lakes, forests and mountains of northern and central British Columbia offer an unparalleled natural environment in which to live and work. Housing and cost of living are very affordable. For more information about the City of Prince George, please consult www.unbc.ca/northernbc.
Applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three references (including telephone, fax, and email information) quoting competition #FABU02-17-HE to: The Office of the Provost, University of Northern British Columbia, 3333 University Way, Prince George, B.C., V2N 4Z9. Fax: (250) 960-5791. Please direct inquiries to: Dr. Sungchul Choi, Chair of the School of Business, at Telephone (250) 960-5107, Email firstname.lastname@example.org. This position is being advertised subject to budgetary approval. Electronic submissions of CVs can be forwarded to: FacultyRecruitment@unbc.ca.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Northern British Columbia is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Applications received on or before February 17, 2017 will receive full consideration; however applications will be accepted until the position is filled.