Wageningen University is a top class university, ranking among the world's leading institutions in the food, agri and environmental domains. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious marketing researcher who would like to join our Marketing and Consumer Behaviour group as an assistant professor in a tenure track position.
We invite candidates to apply who have the ambition to make scientific and societal impactful contributions to the field of marketing. Your specialization will be the organization of marketing to and by agricultural producers. This field is currently going through a fundamental transition under influence of among others a growing world population, volatile commodity markets, scarcer natural resources, bio-based innovation and bio-refinery, pressure for sustainability and health, service provision, digitalization and use of big data. We see a growing need for expertise on how agricultural marketing can and should be organized in the future to address these and other challenges. We offer you a tenure track position with the aim to become one of the world's leading experts in this domain.
The Wageningen University Marketing and Consumer Behaviour group is one of the leading research groups in the fields of agriculture and food worldwide. Our group is unique in not only making essential theoretical contributions in the top journals of multiple research fields such as Marketing, Consumer Behavior, Agricultural Economics, Food Sciences, and Psychology, it also emphasizes social impact of research ("Science for Impact", see www.wur.nl
The tenure track position will consist of conducting scientific and societal research (40% of your time), teaching (40% of your time), and scientific and societal relevant management tasks (20% of your time). Therefore, we expect the candidates to be enthusiastic about conducting scientific research that can make essential theoretical advancements (preferably in the field of marketing), and that will impact societal developments.