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Assistant professor position at Iowa State University Ivy College of Business

  • 1.  Assistant professor position at Iowa State University Ivy College of Business

    Posted 07-15-2021 16:39

    We are seeking a strategy scholar to join our department as an assistant professor. The position description is copied below. Interested candidates can apply here: https://isu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/IowaStateJobs/job/Ames-IA/Assistant-Professor-of-Management_R5539

    Assistant Professor of Management

    Ivy College of Business, Iowa State University

    The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship in the Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University invites applications for a tenure-eligible Assistant Professor position in Strategy (including candidates with a macro-focus in Entrepreneurship, International Business, or Ethics) to begin August 2022. The selected candidate will be expected to publish high-impact research in top-tier Management journals. New hires typically teach undergraduates in their first years (usually a single prep) and can later teach courses in the MBA program or PhD seminars. The department offers a PhD in Management as well as Entrepreneurship.

    Department/Program & College Description:

    The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship is a supportive and productive group of 27 faculty members (16 tenure-track and 11 term), in the areas of Strategy, OB/HR, Entrepreneurship and Healthcare Management. They have published research in a wide variety of top journals, including the Academy of Management JournalAcademy of Management ReviewStrategic Management JournalOrganization ScienceJournal of ManagementJournal of Applied PsychologyJournal of Business VenturingEntrepreneurship Theory and Practice, and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal. Find more information about the people in the department here

    Tied to the Ivy Business College is the Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship, which serves the ISU campus with educational workshops, experiential learning, student incubation, and business support, as well as the Small Business Development Center, which offers startup assistance to students, faculty, and the community. The larger entrepreneurial ecosystem at Iowa State University, under the Vice President for Economic Development & Industry Relations, includes a 400+ acre Research Park that houses more than 80 startups, a year-long startup accelerator, and a top-tier technology transfer research foundation.

    The Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University was established in 1984. It conducts and shares research to educate tomorrow's business leaders, so they are prepared to deal with multi-disciplinary, global, technological, ethical and diversity challenges. The college offers undergraduate, graduate, and PhD programs and is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). Additional information about the Ivy College of Business can be found at http://www.business.iastate.edu. Additional information about working at Iowa State University can be found here

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    Application Instructions:

    To apply for this position, please go to the Application URL, click on "Apply" and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:

    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Letter of Application/Cover Letter (this should include a summary research statement and teaching statement)
    • Contact information for three references

    If you have questions regarding this application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 (or toll free: 1-877-477-7485).

    For more information regarding the posted position, please contact Brandon Mueller at muellerb@iastate.edu

    Full consideration will be given to applications received before August 15. Review of applications will begin on August 15, 2021. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

    Required Minimum Qualifications: 

    • PhD or ABD in Management, Strategy, Entrepreneurship, or related field.
    • Demonstrated ability to produce strong scholarly research.
    • Demonstrated ability to teach undergraduates.
    • Must meet the college's standards to be Scholarly Academic Qualified under AACSB Accreditation standards.

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • A record of publications in high quality journals and papers presented at major conferences.
    • Significant research in progress targeted at top Management journals.
    • A record of high-quality teaching in the area of Strategy.
    • Evidence of engagement with and service to the profession and field.

    Scott Johnson
    Associate Professor
    Iowa State University