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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship Position at Lehigh University

  • 1.  Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship Position at Lehigh University

    Posted 11-05-2020 13:35
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    Lehigh University

    Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Entrepreneurship


    Lehigh University's Department of Management seeks to fill one tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning August 2021. The candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Business Administration or a related area from an AACSB accredited institution by the time of employment in August 2021.  

    Lehigh University offers excellent conditions for research and teaching. The successful candidate will be joining faculty in the department who publish in top-ranked journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Organizational Behavior, and Organizational Behavior and Human Development Processes.  Unique opportunities relating to researching and teaching entrepreneurship at Lehigh include the Mountaintop Initiative, the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, and the Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity, and Innovation. Teaching responsibilities with this position may include undergraduate classes in the Management major (e.g., Organizational Behavior, Strategic Management), Entrepreneurship minor, and/or graduate classes in the MBA and MS programs.

    Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked 38th in the Poets and Quants 2020 rankings for the best business programs for undergraduates, and 49th in national universities in the US News and World Report 2021 Rankings. Our Flex MBA program is ranked 4th in the Poets and Quants 2020 ratings, and 18th in the US News and World Report 2020 Rankings. Our 1-MBA program is ranked 44th in the U.S. by QS World University 2021 Rankings, and, our Masters in Management program is ranked 10th in the U.S., and 3rd in the Value for Money Category in QS World University 2021 Rankings.

    Lehigh University is a coeducational, non-denominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe. Lehigh offers majors and programs in five colleges: The College of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business, The College of Education, The College of Health, and The P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science. The university serves more than 5,000 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. The College of Business is home to approximately 1,295 undergraduates, 345 graduate students, and 80 full-time faculty members. In addition to undergraduate, MBA, and various other graduate programs, the college has joint programs with engineering and computer science. The Department of Management includes faculty in organizational behavior, strategic management, entrepreneurship, and international business.  

    Located in eastern Pennsylvania, the campus is situated on more than 2,350 acres in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia. Lehigh Valley International Airport is 15 minutes from campus.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants, please submit your curriculum vita, a letter outlining your research and teaching interests, and the contact information for three professional references through https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17463  For additional information, contact Dr. Andreea Kiss, chair of the search committee at: Department of Management, College of Business, Lehigh University, 621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3117, ank518@lehigh.edu.

    Lehigh University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits. Furthermore, Lehigh University has in place an infrastructure to address faculty dual career and work life balance matters. Please visit: https://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html



    Andreea Kiss
    Associate Professor
    Lehigh University
    Bethlehem PA
    (515) 294-3824