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Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor Position in Strategy and/or Entrepreneurship Clemson University: College of Business: Management

  • 1.  Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor Position in Strategy and/or Entrepreneurship Clemson University: College of Business: Management

    Posted 02-16-2021 22:25

    For full consideration please be sure to submit your completed application by February 19, 2021.


    The Department of Management at Clemson University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in Strategy and/or Entrepreneurship to begin in Fall 2021. 

    About the Department 

    The Department of Management is a comprehensive academic unit within the Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business, with over 40 full-time tenured, tenure-track, and instructional faculty. The expertise and research interests of the Department span, and regularly integrate, the areas of strategy, entrepreneurship, innovation, organizational behavior, international business, business ethics, human resource management, supply chain management, operations management, the management of information systems, and business analytics. 


    The Department offers an undergraduate degree and a Ph.D. in Management with multiple specialty tracks (e.g., Strategy, Entrepreneurship, MIS). Management faculty members are also active in the College's thriving MBA program. Management faculty have recently published in top-tier journals including AMJ, AMR, ASQ, SMJ, OS, JBV, ETP, MS, JAP, JOM, JMS, as well as other top-tier journals such as OBHDP, MISQ, ISJ, DSJ, EJOR, and POM, among others, and have been, or are currently, editors for leading journals. 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 Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business 

    With the support of a transformational $60M naming gift, the Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business recently moved to a state-of-the-art new building in the heart of campus. The building is 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 have the kind of attractive environment that compels them to work, engage, study, ask hard questions, challenge themselves, and work together. 


    The College nurtures individual development, bolsters strategic and 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). 


    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, a dynamic mid-sized community that is a 30-minute commute from Clemson. Clemson is about a two-hour drive from Atlanta, Georgia and Charlotte, North Carolina. 



    Candidates for this tenure-track position must have a Ph.D. from an AACSB-accredited program, or strongly anticipate completion of such by August 2021. Consistent with Clemson University's goal of Top 20 public university status, we seek candidates with a record of high-quality research, or who can demonstrate an emerging stream of research that holds great promise for publication in leading academic journals. We are especially interested in individuals, including advanced Assistant Professors, who value and have strong records of collegiality, and whose research would complement the interests of our existing faculty. This includes expertise in the latest statistical and analytical methods, and a strong foundation in econometrics. The candidate should have excellent communication skills and be able to teach at a level consistent with Clemson's high standards. The selected candidate will work with the Department Chair to align research expertise with Departmental teaching needs. Course load, preparations, and compensation are extremely competitive with other R1 schools. 


    Application Instructions 

    Applications for this position should include: 1) a cover letter that addresses research and teaching interests; 2) a current CV; 3) representative research samples; 4) and evidence of teaching excellence, such as teaching evaluations, awards, and/or innovations. Materials should be submitted through Interfolio at the following address: http://apply.interfolio.com/83452. Finalists will be asked to provide three letters of recommendation. 


    Applications received by Friday, February 19, 2021 will receive full consideration and expedited review for consideration of an initial interview. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. This search is being co-chaired by Professor Zeki Simsek (Strategy) and Professor Chad Navis (Entrepreneurship). For further information, please email us at: MGTJOBS@clemson.edu  


    Equal Employment Opportunity Statement 

    Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women. 

    Jonathan Preedom
    Clemson University
    Anderson SC