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Assistant Professor of Management at Wayne State University

  • 1.  Assistant Professor of Management at Wayne State University

    Posted 10-17-2023 22:39

    The Department of Management at Wayne State University's Mike Ilitch School of Business seeks to fill a tenure-track position in Management to begin Fall 2024 at the Assistant Professor level. Candidates will be expected to conduct research suitable for publication in top-tier journals, teach courses in Organizational Behavior at the undergraduate, master's, or doctoral level, participate in department and school governance activities, and perform related duties as assigned.

    Requirements for the position include a Ph.D. in Management or a related field from an AACSB-accredited program, a record or evidence of potential to publish in leading academic journals, and a record of service to the profession. Candidates with ABD status are welcome to apply. In addition, desirable candidates will have experience teaching Organizational Behavior courses, the potential to incorporate technology advancements within the classroom and their research, and the ability to establish effective relationships with faculty and staff. Salary and benefits packages are competitive.

    About Wayne State University, the Mike Ilitch School of Business, and the Management Program

    Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university in the heart of Detroit, where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high-quality education. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity, and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities, preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit www.wayne.edu. 

    The AACSB-International accredited Mike Ilitch School of Business prepares students for challenging and rewarding careers, advances the boundaries of scholarly and practitioner knowledge, and enhances the economic vitality of the city of Detroit, the state of Michigan, and beyond through its programs, research, and community engagement. Established in 1946, the business school was renamed in 2015 in recognition of a $40 million gift from Mike and Marian Ilitch. Thanks to this lead investment, a new state-of-the-art building opened in the heart of the District Detroit in 2018. For more information, visit ilitchbusiness.wayne.edu.

    The Management Department is a cohesive community of faculty members in Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, and Strategic Management. Department faculty publish in top-tier journals, including Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, and Organizational Research Methods. The department offers programs at the undergraduate, master's, and Ph.D. levels.

    Application Procedures

    Final applications require a CV, cover letter, summary of teaching evaluations, research statement, and teaching statement. Interested candidates need to apply online at https://hr.wayne.edu/prospective. The position can be found on the Career Site. Inquiries about the position should be directed to the department chair, Dr. Christine Jackson, at jackson2@wayne.edu. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by 11/06/23.

    Xing Liu
    Assistant Professor
    Wayne State University
    Troy MI