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Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship Position – Clemson University

  • 1.  Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship Position – Clemson University

    Posted 08-05-2019 15:09

    The Department of Management at Clemson University invites applications for a Tenure Track Position Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship to begin in Fall 2020.

    About the Department

    The Department of Management is a comprehensive academic unit within the College of Business, with 32 full-time tenured, tenure-track, and instructional faculty. The expertise and research interests of the group span and regularly integrate the areas of entrepreneurship, innovation, organizational behavior, strategic management, international business, business ethics, human resource management, supply chain management, operations management, the management of information systems, and data analytics.

    The Department offers an undergraduate degree, a Master of Science degree in management, and a Ph.D. in management. Management faculty members also teach in the College's M.B.A. program.

    Management faculty have recently published in top-tier journals including AMR, JOM, ASQ, AMJ, JMS, OS, JBV, ETP, SMJ, AMD, JAP, OBHDP, MS, MISQ, OR, and POM, as well as many others. For more information about the faculty, and the Department's programs, please visit the Management Department website: (https://www.clemson.edu/business/departments/management/).

    About the College of Business

    Clemson's College of Business is transforming students into innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders who succeed in the global marketplace of ideas. Through an immersive educational experience, both in and out of the classroom, our students become proven, market-ready leaders, poised to shape the future. The College nurtures individual development, bolsters entrepreneurial thinking, spurs social and economic prosperity, provides customized professional education and sparks a lifelong desire for learning through high levels of interaction and collaboration among students, faculty, business and industry, non-profit centers, and civic and governmental agencies. From the classroom to the community, we develop bold leaders who will make a positive and lasting impact on society. Now more than ever, Clemson Means Business. For more information about the College and its programs, please visit the College of Business website: (https://www.clemson.edu/business/index.html).

    The College of Business will soon be moving to a state-of-the-art new building in the heart of campus. The building will be a think tank environment, bringing students, faculty, and industry together in a collaborative, inspiring space that is forward thinking in its design and daily application. Business students will have the kind of attractive environment that compels them to work, engage, study, ask hard questions, challenge themselves, and work together. To learn more about the new building and watch its progress, please visit the new building website: (http://www.clemson.edu/business/new-building/index.html).

    About Clemson University

    Clemson University is a highly selective, public, land-grant university located in a thriving college town setting that is situated in the dynamic Southeastern corridor, which has been designated as a major region for trade and logistics. Against a beautiful backdrop of lakes and mountains, faculty can enjoy the benefits of Clemson - a small college town of over 13,000 residents and 20,000 students - and of Greenville, South Carolina, an equally thriving mid-sized community that is a 30 minute commute from Clemson. Clemson is about a two-hour drive from Atlanta, Georgia or Charlotte, North Carolina. Clemson University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group of individuals on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information.


    Candidates must expect to hold a doctorate in management or a closely-related field by August 2020. Advanced assistant professors with strong scholarship records are highly encouraged to apply. Consistent with Clemson University's goal of Top 20 public university status, we seek candidates with a record of high quality research, or who demonstrate an emerging stream of research that holds promise for publication in leading academic journals. We are especially interested in individuals who value and have strong records of collegiality and whose research would complement the interests of our existing faculty. Additionally, the candidate should have excellent communication skills and be able to teach entrepreneurship at a level consistent with Clemson's high standards. Compensation will be competitive.

    Application Instructions

    Applications for this position should include: 1) a cover letter indicating the candidate's research and teaching interests; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) one or more representative samples of research; 4) three letters of recommendation; and, 5) evidence of teaching excellence, such as teaching evaluations, awards, and/or innovations.

    Materials should be submitted through http://apply.interfolio.com/66292. For full consideration, please ensure that all materials are submitted by Monday, September 16, 2019. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. For further information, please contact the chair of the search committee: Chad Navis Arthur M. Spiro Professor of Entrepreneurship chadn@clemson.edu

    Chad Navis
    Clemson University
    Clemson SC