Associate Professor in Marketing Management

Job Description & Qualification

We are looking for an (m/f):
You will join a team of faculty members and researchers, active in Marketing, Marketing Strategy and Digital Analytics. You will conduct research, supervise PhD students and junior researchers and contribute to fundamental and applied research projects. You will engage with our participants at senior executive, MBA and Masters level.


• You have a PhD in Marketing Management; a focus on B2B marketing and/or Sales (and an ability to teach about these topics) is a plus.
• You show evidence of strong research capacity and have a clear and rigorous academic profile. Your ambition is to continue to publish in academic journals. A strong track record of high-quality publications (e.g. in the FT list of journals) is a plus.
• You can merge fundamental theoretical knowledge with practical relevance and build and maintain sustainable relationships with practitioners.
• You show evidence of excellent graduate and executive teaching achievements, or you have the potential and ambition to develop strong teaching skills. You can teach both methodology & content-focused (marketing) courses.
• Your research and/or teaching shows an awareness of the digital (business) context of today, and a growing focus on sustainability is considered a plus.
• You have a hands-on mentality, and you are eager to help build the business of research and/or teaching of the School (e.g., assist in attracting business or academic funding).
• Experience with innovative and active learning approaches, including online learning, is a plus.

• A challenging job in an international, dynamic, and professional environment.
• A strong business network; synergy between science and practice.
• Sufficient time for research and a strong
academic network.
• A working environment in the heart of Europe.
• Attractive financial conditions.

Application Procedure

Please apply via our website:
Applications are welcomed until the position is filled.

About the Organization

Vlerick Business School is an international business school in the heart of Europe. Each year some 500 students enrol for Masters and MBA programmes in our campuses in Brussels, Ghent and Leuven and in Beijing, or online. Over 5000 executives attend our management development programmes. Moreover, Vlerick is one of the few in the world to hold triple accreditation: EQUIS, AMBA and AASCB. Our rankings confirm our position as top-level European Business school. Our faculty are experts in turning knowledge into action and action into knowledge − a dynamic balance that continually stimulates entrepreneurship and innovation.

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Job ID

ID: J9513