Assistant Instructor in Marketing

Michigan State University Eli Broad College of Business

Ast Inst/Instructor - Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: Eli Broad College Of Business
Department: Department Of Marketing 10008877
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty, Education/Training, Union

Working/Functional Title

Ast Inst/Instructor - Fixed Term

Position Summary

The Department of Marketing, Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University invites applications for a pool of qualified fixed-term instructors to teach one or more undergraduate and/or graduate courses in Marketing and/or Master of Science in Marketing Research, with possible course creation or additional support for students and/or research.

Please note that a position could be part-time or full-time and may vary by semester, depending on the needs of the department.  It is possible that no position will be needed in some semesters. Renewal may be possible based on department teaching needs, funding, and performance.  Salary and terms are negotiable depending on experience and rank.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Masters -Marketing

Desired Degree

Doctorate -Marketing

Minimum Requirements

The position of Assistant Instructor requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university along with significant experience in the desired area of expertise in which we have need for instructors.

Desired Qualifications

A Master’s degree is preferred or a Bachelor’s degree with significant experience in the desired area of expertise. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence and/or significant work experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Marketing strategy
  • Marketing research
  • Customer experience management
  • Sales and sales management
  • Pricing, Profitability, and Marketing Metrics
  • New Product Innovation/Development

Required Application Materials

Candidates should submit a letter of application with the applicant’s interest in and fit for the position and a resume.

Special Instructions

Review of applications is continuous and ongoing.

Applications will be reviewed as needed.


Department Statement

The Marketing Programs at Michigan State University have received numerous accolades in recent years (see for some of these rankings). For example, MSU’s Department of Marketing is among the top 15 in the world for research impact, with the full professors ranked #7 worldwide. Our Master’s degree in Marketing Research (MSMR) is ranked #1 and our undergraduate program is ranked 21st in the nation. Our undergraduate program in Sales has won several awards.  And, our international marketing/business program, housed in the Department of Marketing, has been among the elite in the world in both education ranking and research impact for some twenty years.

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Mar 1, 2021 Eastern Standard Time

Applications close: Mar 1, 2023 Eastern Standard Time