ACADEMICPOSITIONVACANCYANNOUNCEMENT Indiana University Kelley School of Business Indianapolis
Faculty Position in Marketing (Lecturer rank)
Indiana University Kelley School of Business Indianapolis invites applications for a lecturer position in marketing with a start date no later than August 1, 2020.
The Kelley School of Business Indianapolis has over 1,800 students (1,200 undergraduate and 600 graduate) and approximately 60 full-time faculty. The Kelley School has a broad and excellent repertoire of in-residence (part-time in Indianapolis and full-time in Bloomington), online (Kelley Direct) and executive MBA programs. In 2013, the Kelley School welcomed an inaugural class into its newly launched Business of Medicine MBA program for practicing physicians. The Kelley School has consistently been ranked among the top 20 MBA programs in the world. The Evening MBA program in Indianapolis is ranked 9 for part-time MBA programs in the United States. Information regarding the Indianapolis programs can be found at: http://kelley.iupui.edu/.
Indiana University's Kelley School of Business has over 11,000 students, 110,000 living alumni, and 300 full time faculty. The Kelley School of Business provides programs in two locations: Bloomington and Indianapolis. The Indianapolis program is located on the campus of Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).
IUPUI, the state's premier urban research institution, is a national leader in life sciences research, civic engagement, service learning, first-year experiences, and assessment of institutional effectiveness. IUPUI is a highly regarded and successful 50-year-old joint venture between Indiana University and Purdue University. It enrolls over 30,000 students, representing all 50 states and 142 foreign countries and has more than 2,500 faculty. In a recent academic year, IUPUI received just over $428.9 million in research funding, and it set a record for fundraising at a public university in Indiana in 2013 by raising over $1.39 billion. IUPUI consists of eighteen degree granting schools, including the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University's Schools of Public and Environmental Affairs, McKinney School of Law, Liberal Arts, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, Informatics, Medicine, Dentistry, Fairbanks School of Public Health, and Nursing and Purdue's Schools of Engineering and Technology, and Science.
IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. IUPUI has received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from Insight Into Diversity for eight consecutive years. We seek greater diversity in our faculty and staff to broaden students' academic experience and to enrich our campus community. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or identity, disability status, and protected veteran status.
As an institution located in a vibrant city atmosphere, the school provides excellent opportunities for a career and high quality of life. Indianapolis is the fifteenth largest city in the United States and the 34th largest metropolitan area in the United States, with a population of over two million. It is the home of the Indiana state government, is considered to be one of America’s most livable urban centers, and is a burgeoning center for R&D. The campus' location is within blocks of what Forbes and Livability.com rank as one of the best downtowns in the United States and a major healthcare campus, which facilitates the advancement of research and teaching while presenting unique opportunities for internships, partnerships, and community engagement. Indianapolis boasts five professional sports teams, world-class museums including the world's largest children's museum, numerous companies and company headquarters including Eli Lilly and Company, Finish Line, Roche Diagnostics, and Rolls-Royce to name a few, and a rich cultural heritage.
Qualified applicants should electronically submit their cover letter of application, a curriculum vita, evidence of teaching ability, statement of philosophy of teaching, and a list of three references.
Lecturers have a Master's degree in business or the specific discipline, have a base teaching load of twenty-four credit hours (8 courses) per year, teach at the undergraduate level and may teach at the graduate level. Specific courses may include Introduction to Marketing Management in the Kelley Integrated Core, Marketing Analytics, Advertising, Marketing Strategy, Marketing Channels, and others. Lecturers maintain Instructional Practitioner or Scholarly Practitioner AACSB qualifications. Lecturers have access to an account that helps pay for conference travel and other development-related expenses. Lecturers may also be eligible to hire a teaching assistant. There is a promotion process from Lecturer to Senior Lecturer and to Teaching Professor.
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.