Professor in Marketing

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Glasgow, Glasgow City (GB)
19 Sep 2018
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21 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Professor in Marketing

School: Glasgow School for Business and Society

Department: Business Management

Salary: Competitive

Contract:  Full-time/Open-Ended

Closing Date: 21 October 2018

Interviews for this opportunity will take place on Friday 16th November 2018.

Glasgow Caledonian University is a vibrant multi-cultural modern university in the centre of Glasgow and is placed amongst the top 150 modern Universities in the world (THE, 2017).  Our welcoming community of 20,000 students from more than 100 countries enjoy a wide range of award-winning support services and state of the art facilities across each of our campuses in Glasgow, London and New York.  Our University mission, commitment to the Common Good and core values of integrity, creativity, responsibility and confidence is integral to everything we do and how we deliver our mission.

Glasgow School for Business and Society encompasses social sciences, law, media and journalism in addition to traditional business and management subject areas with sectoral specialisms in journalism, fashion, events and tourism.  The School is also home to the Moffat Centre for Travel and Tourism Business Development which for more than 15 years has undertaken consultancy and contract research projects for both public and private sector clients, both in the UK and internationally.  

An opportunity has arisen to join the School as a Professor in Marketing. The successful applicant will have responsibility for working with colleagues in the Marketing subject area to develop an inter-disciplinary research environment in marketing, fashion marketing, tourism and events management.

Applicants for this senior role will be qualified to doctoral level and have a well-established, sustainable publication record in marketing or a marketing related discipline area (e.g. consumer behaviour, tourism development).  It is also expected that the successful candidate will have experience of successfully carrying out a leadership role in bidding for and managing research, consultancy or knowledge transfer projects. The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate their commitment to contributing to further enhancing the student experience through academic leadership in relation to teaching, innovation in pedagogy and supervision of students up to doctoral level.

Applicants for this role will have excellent communication, planning, organisational and leadership skills. In particular, you should also be able to demonstrate a collaborative approach to supporting colleagues with their research, learning and teaching. 

Appointees should also be prepared to contribute to research/teaching/business development opportunities in the UK or overseas.

Further details on this post are available by contacting Dr Susan Ogden, Head of Department; Tel: +44 (0)141 331 8466; email:

As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality and diversity, as well as our values in everything that we do.  As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

You can apply for this role through the Glasgow Caledonian University Vacancies page.