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Tenure Track Position in Entrepreneurship and Strategy

  • 1.  Tenure Track Position in Entrepreneurship and Strategy

    Posted 01-17-2022 21:09

    Tenure Track Position in Entrepreneurship or Strategy, Ryerson University, Toronto

    The Opportunity

    Located in downtown Toronto, the largest and most culturally diverse city in Canada and on the  territory of the Anishinaabeg, Haudenosaunee and the Wendat Peoples, the Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy in the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor effective July 1, 2022, subject to final budgetary approval. 

    We welcome applications from those who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the values of equity, diversity, and inclusion and will assist us to expand our capacity for diversity in the broadest sense. 

    We believe that diversity of knowledge, worldviews and experiences that come from membership in different groups, is fundamental to innovation, teaching and scholarship and that our students are best served by faculty who reflect their diversity. This position is designated as an equity hire and we, therefore, strongly encourage applications from individuals who self-identify as First Nations, Métis or Inuit peoples, Indigenous peoples of North America, Black or other racialized persons, persons with disabilities, those who identify as women and/or 2SLGBTQ+.


    To view the full job posting, learn more: https://hr.cf.ryerson.ca/ams/faculty/preview.cfm?posting_id=543138


    Some Additional Details

    The successful candidate will engage in a combination of teaching, scholarly research or creative activity and service duties while maintaining an inclusive, equitable, and collegial work environment across all activities. Teaching duties will entail teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, supervision of students and curriculum development. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in entrepreneurship or strategy or a related field by the appointment date. Candidates who are all-but-dissertation (ABD) and are able to demonstrate that they are very close to completion may also be considered.


    We recognize that candidates from equity-deserving groups have diverse approaches to research, and we support multiple ways of establishing knowledge, including Indigenous perspectives. Our committee also recognizes that scholars have varying career paths and that career interruptions can be part of an excellent academic record. Candidates are encouraged to provide any relevant information about their experience and/or career interruptions.


    Ryerson University

    Ryerson serves a highly diverse student population of over 45,000, with 100+ undergraduate and graduate programs built on the integration of theoretical and practical learning and distinguished by a professionally focused curriculum with a strong emphasis on excellence in teaching, research and creative activities. The Ted Rogers School of Management is home to 12,000+ students and more than 250 industry-connected faculty and is Canada's leading diverse, entrepreneurial business school centred in an urban learning environment. It offers 12 Bachelor of Commerce degrees, a Bachelor of Health Administration degree and four graduate programs, including the Ted Rogers MBA and a PhD in Management. The School also hosts 15 innovative research centres, institutes and labs


    The Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy:

    Our Department offers undergraduate and graduate (Master's and Doctoral) programs to students of diverse backgrounds. Our faculty prides itself on the excellence of its research, the quality of its teaching and its community engagement. We are interested in candidates who will contribute to our existing strengths in research/creativity activity and teaching through academic, professional and diverse lived experiences and perspectives.  You can learn more about us on our Department website at https://www.ryerson.ca/entrepreneurship-and-strategy-department/

    You can also contact me if you have any questions.



    Dr. Kenneth A. Grant
    Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy
    Ted Rogers School of Management
    Room TRS 3-087, Ted Rogers Building

    1-416-979-5000 x554157