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Position Announcement: Instructor or Assistant professor in entrepreneurship, University of Louisiana at Monroe, LA.

  • 1.  Position Announcement: Instructor or Assistant professor in entrepreneurship, University of Louisiana at Monroe, LA.

    Posted 29 days ago

    The College of Business and Social Science (CBSS), the University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM), seeks an Instructor (non-tenure track) or Assistant Professor (tenure track) of Business & Entrepreneurship for a 9-month position. The job holder will teach entrepreneurship classes, conduct entrepreneurship research related to his or her expertise, and engage in relevant service to the college and community. The course load will be a base of four courses per semester with course release for other relevant duties. ULM's College of Business and Social Sciences' business programs are AACSB accredited.

    This position is part of a strategic investment to grow our entrepreneurship program. The person will also act as the Student Innovation Fund (SIF) Coordinator for our Entrepreneurship Pelican Cup, a student business plan competition, supporting new business growth from the competition. The newly created Student Innovation Fund offers Entrepreneurship Pelican Cup finalists the opportunity to apply for additional funding to take the next step and pursue their business ideas. The fund will award a total of $200,000 per year over the next five years. The SIF coordinator will help to develop the SIF process, organize the evaluation and awarding process, and play an advisory role for entrepreneurial ventures. The job holder will also act as a champion for entrepreneurship in our college, university, and region. The job holder will play an important role in preparing students for the Entrepreneurship Pelican Cup. 

    Candidates should possess relevant entrepreneurship experience and expertise. Some experience in online teaching is beneficial.  Effective teaching skills must be demonstrated and are expected in both online and face-to-face classes. The minimum qualification for instructor and assistant professor may vary.
    Qualified candidates should submit a (1) letter of interest, (2) a CV or a resume outlining background and experience, and (3) a teaching statement.

    For all relevant information and the application link, please visit https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/ulm/jobs/4435448/instructor-or-assistant-professor-of-business-entrepreneurship-sif-coordinator

    Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

    If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our search committee chair, Gordon Schmidt (gschmidt@ulm.edu).

    Thank you.

    Taewoo Kim, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Management

    David & Sharon Turrentine School of Management

    College of Business and Social Sciences

    University of Louisiana at Monroe

    Phone: (318) 342-1195 | Office: Hemphill Hall 156

    Taewoo Kim
    Assistant Professor
    University of Louisiana Monroe
    Sterlington LA