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Hiring Assistant Professor in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategy (Tenure Track)

  • 1.  Hiring Assistant Professor in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategy (Tenure Track)

    Posted 15 days ago
    The College of Business at the University of Rhode Island is excited to announce that we are hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor in "Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategy." We are seeking enthusiastic colleagues to join us in research and teaching in the Fall of 2023. 

    We are especially interested in candidates with a research program in entrepreneurship, innovation and technology transfer, sustainability, and/or strategy. Experience or expertise in emerging technologies, design thinking, blue tech, small/new firm finance, venture bootstrapping and scale-up is a plus. 
    Interested candidates should view full details of the position and apply online through the URI human resources portal (https://jobs.uri.edu/postings/10358). No applications can be accepted by other means.  Complete applications must include a cover letter, CV, list of references, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. The search will remain open until the position is filled, with first consideration given to applications received by September 22
    URI's College of Business is the first accredited business school in the State of Rhode Island and recognized for its leadership in business education, research, and outreach. Located in the historic village of Kingston, the main campus of the University of Rhode Island is close to the ocean and major beaches. Our 1,200 acre campus 30 miles south of Providence, and within easy reach of Newport, Boston, and New York City.

    The Innovation and Entrepreneurship major, minor, and certificate programs combine strong academic scholarship and rigorous theoretical and empirical research with immersive, practice-based learning opportunities for students in startup and venture capital, social entrepreneurship and impact investing, corporate innovation and technology commercialization, and creativity and entrepreneurial thinking. As part of the Management area in the College of Business, our faculty publish regularly in top management and entrepreneurship journals including the Academy of Management Journal, the Journal of Management, the Journal of Business Ethics, and Organization Science, among many others.

    Mallory Flowers, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    University of Rhode Island