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Baylor University, Clinical Professor Positions in Entrepreneurship

  • 1.  Baylor University, Clinical Professor Positions in Entrepreneurship

    Posted 07-08-2019 10:01

    Baylor University


    Hankamer School of Business


    The Department of Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation at Baylor University invites applications for one or more non-tenure-track positions at the Clinical Assistant Professor level in Entrepreneurship within the Hankamer School of Business. Applicants with a strong interest and record of teaching excellence in entrepreneurship and innovation are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will begin employment in January or August of 2020. The positions are pending final budget approval.


    Candidates should possess an earned Master's or Doctorate in the appropriate field of study (or expect completion by August 2020). Candidates must have significant teaching accomplishments in entrepreneurship or an appropriate level of research productivity. Publications in peer reviewed journals in accordance with AACSB qualification as Scholarly Academic is highly desirable. An interest in strategic management as well as entrepreneurship is preferred due to potential teaching needs. Practical experience as an entrepreneur is desirable. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.


    About the Department: Entrepreneurship has been a part of the Baylor undergraduate curriculum since 1977. Publications such as U.S. News and World Report and Princeton Review consistently recognize Baylor Entrepreneurship in their rankings of top programs. The Department of Entrepreneurship is in the new state-of-the-art Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. The department provides a collegial work environment with supportive colleagues who are leaders in the field of entrepreneurship. The Department features a vibrant Ph.D. program and Department faculty pursue groundbreaking research and regularly publish in top journals. The Department faculty represent an elite group of educators. Faculty profiles are available at https://baylor.edu/business/entrepreneurship/index.php?id=84579


    The Department of Entrepreneurship also features one of the first entrepreneurship centers in the United States. The Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise is a national and international leader in the preservation of the competitive free enterprise system and the vital entrepreneurship sector of the economy. In support of these efforts, department faculty contribute to this area through research, teaching, and informing public policy in ways that align with faculty research interest and expertise.


    About Baylor: Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's "Great Colleges to Work For." The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in its aspiration to become a Tier 1 research institution while strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in the strategic vision, Pro Futuris, (baylor.edu/profuturis/) and academic strategic plan, Illuminate (baylor.edu/illuminate). As the world's largest Baptist university, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 85 countries.


    Applications: Interested parties should apply by submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and the names of three references. Letters of reference will be requested as needed. Applications and other documentation must be submitted electronically through the following link:




    Applications will be reviewed immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled. Select candidates will be interviewed at the Academy of Management meeting in Boston, MA. Applicants are encouraged to submit their materials before July 24, 2019 so preliminary interviews can be scheduled in Boston. While preferred, a Boston interview is not a requirement to be considered for the position.


    Questions about the application process or electronic material submissions should be emailed to Dean Steele (Deana_Steele@baylor.edu).


    Questions about the position should be emailed to Professor Les Palich (les_palich@baylor.edu).


    Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.