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We are hiring! Adjunct Full-Time Position in Social Entrepreneurship at Northeastern University

  • 1.  We are hiring! Adjunct Full-Time Position in Social Entrepreneurship at Northeastern University

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    We are hiring! Adjunct Full-Time Position in Social Entrepreneurship at Northeastern University

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    The Entrepreneurship & Innovation Group of the D'Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University in Boston invites applications for open non-tenure track positions in the Group, with employment beginning in 2020-2021.  This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position that may be visiting (one-year) or continuing depending on needs and qualifications.

    Primary teaching responsibilities will be in the area of Social Enterprise and Social Entrepreneurship. The DMSB Social Enterprise Program has a particular focus on global social enterprise and social entrepreneurship using an interdisciplinary approach to experiential learning.

    Primary focus is on teaching how the private sector businesses committed to social impact can strengthen or accelerate economic development in poor communities and in developing countries.  Specific topics include global social entrepreneurship, impact investing and microfinance, and strategy and business planning for social enterprises. 

    The position also requires service by leading or co-leading field research programs in social enterprise and social entrepreneurship in developing countries as part of the university's undergraduate travel programs.

    Candidates must have a doctorate in management or a closely related field by the start date and be academically qualified. Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching. Employment terms are competitive and negotiable depending on career progress and expertise, and support for research is available.

    Applicants should submit materials including a letter of interest, vita, teaching evaluations, and letters of reference using the Northeastern University application portal at the following address: https://careers.hrm.northeastern.edu. Inquiries may be directed to Professor Cheryl Mitteness, Assistant Chair of the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Group, 218C Hayden Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 02115. Telephone: 617-373-5307. E-mail: C.Mitteness@northeastern.edu. Additional information regarding the School and the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Group can be found at www.damore-mckim.northeastern.edu.

    Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff.  Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.



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    Cheryl Mitteness, Phd
    Associate Teaching Professor
    Assistant Group Chair, Academic Programs
    Entrepreneurship & Innovation Group
    218c Hayden Hall
    D'Amore-McKim School of Business
    Northeastern University
    617-373-3728
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