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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Strategy at Florida Atlantic University

  • 1.  Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Strategy at Florida Atlantic University

    Posted 10-25-2019 12:06

    Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Strategy at Florida Atlantic University

    The College of Business at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Strategy at the rank of Assistant (Senior Assistant Preferred) or Associate Professor, to begin in Fall 2020. The successful candidate must have completed a doctoral degree from an AACSB accredited (or equivalent) university in Strategy, Management or a closely related field by time of appointment. A supporting interest in International Business or Entrepreneurship is preferred. Documented refereed research accomplishments in the form of publications in top-tier strategy and management journals as well as evidence of excellence in teaching is required. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to an atmosphere of collegiality in the department. The position entails publishing impactful research in top-tier journals, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses primarily at FAU's Davie campus, and contributing to service activities in the department and the college.

    About FAU, College of Business, Department of Management Programs and Davie Campus

    Florida Atlantic University (http://www.fau.edu/) is located on the vibrant, coastal areas of South Florida characterized by beautiful beaches, perfect subtropical weather, and an economic and entrepreneurial hub. The main campus is in the city of Boca Raton located 50 miles north of Miami. The University has 5 other campuses located in Davie (second largest campus), Jupiter, Harbor Branch, Fort Lauderdale and Dania Beach. FAU is a research-oriented university under the Board of Governors of the State of Florida with an Annual Economic Impact of $6.3 Billion. The University currently serves approximately 30,000 students, has more than 1,000 faculty, and offers more than 170 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in its 10 colleges. US News and World Report has included FAU on their list of the most ethnically diverse universities in the United States.

    The College of Business (https://business.fau.edu/) is located in Boca Raton and also offers programs at FAU's Davie campus. The College has a total enrollment of more than 8000 students 20 % of which are enrolled in graduate programs.  In 2019, US News and World Report has ranked FAU's College of Business among its list of the top 50 online graduate business programs.

    The Department of Management Programs (https://business.fau.edu/departments/management/) offers a diverse set of undergraduate and graduate programs in management, entrepreneurship, international business, health administration, leadership and sports management. The department's PhD program has been recently restructured to highlight an Entrepreneurship focus. The department employs 38 faculty members with diverse research interests in the areas of strategic management, general management, entrepreneurship, international business, leadership, organizational behavior, human resource management and healthcare management. Faculty publish in outlets such as Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Business Ethics, Leadership Quarterly, Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology among others. Faculty serve on several editorial boards and routinely take administrative roles in major conferences.

    The Davie Campus, the location for this position, is FAU's second largest campus with more than 5,000 students taking classes at this location. Conveniently located in central Broward County with Broward College as part of the South Florida Education Center, FAU Davie offers coursework in 30 degree programs. The campus features more than 300,000 square feet of labs, classrooms, offices and a jointly administered library. The campus is home to the Florida Center for Environmental Studies, the Freight Mobility Research Institute, the STEM Education Center, and the LeRoy Collins Public Ethics Academy.

    Application Procedures

    This position is open until filled and may close without prior notice.

    All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website (https://fau.edu/jobs) by completing the required employment application for this recruitment and submitting the related documents.

    The direct link for the position is: https://fau.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/FAU/job/Davie/Assistant-Professor_REQ07579

    Information on how to apply as well as step by step instructions can be found at: http://www.fau.edu/jobs/apply/

    The site permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. In addition to completing the online application, please upload the following: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference and copies of official transcripts scanned into an electronic format.

    PLEASE NOTE: A maximum of five (5) documents may be attached to your application.  If more than five (5) documents are required for submission, please combine additional documents into one attachment to not exceed the maximum permitted.

    Degrees from outside the United States must be validated by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts). The evaluation should be scanned and electronically attached to one's application as with other US-based transcripts. 

    Prior to appointment, the candidate must submit official, sealed transcripts from all institutions where graduate coursework was attempted, whether or not a degree was obtained, as well as an original NACES evaluation, if applicable. Transcripts must be issued to Florida Atlantic University not to you as the student.

    A background check will be required for the candidate selected for this position. This position is subject to funding.

    Individuals requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711

    Questions can be directed to Roland Kidwell (Management Programs Department Chair) at kidwellr@fau.edu or Andac Arikan (chair of the search committee) at aarikan@fau.edu

    Andac Arikan
    Florida Atlantic University
    Boca Raton FL
    (561) 297-1247