Faculty Position Announcement: Entrepreneurship open rank

The University of Alabama
Culverhouse College of Commerce
Department of Management


The Culverhouse College of Commerce at the University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in Entrepreneurship at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level effective August 16, 2016.


The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate classes with primary teaching responsibilities to include such courses as the Foundations of Entrepreneurship, New Venture Creation, Corporate Entrepreneurship, Venture Development, and Small Business Consulting. Current course offerings in the Entrepreneurship program include concentrations in undergraduate, MBA, and PhD programs. Entrepreneurship is a strategic priority for the College and University. Responsibilities will include conducting and publishing academic research in high quality journals and engaging in service commensurate with the level of faculty appointment.


Minimum qualifications: 1) A Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Entrepreneurship or a closely related field from an AACSB accredited Business School; (2) demonstrated potential for conducting high quality research and publishing in top Management and Entrepreneurship journals; (3) demonstrated potential for high quality teaching in Entrepreneurship.


Preferred qualifications: The successful candidate will have (1) a demonstrated record of publications in the leading Management and/or Entrepreneurship Journals and (2) a history of teaching courses in Entrepreneurship, (3) the ability to work with faculty in one, or more, of our core research areas of Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, Human Resources or Organizational Behavior. Preference will be given to candidates with experience and/or interest in mentoring and teaching doctoral students.


Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and achievements.


Only online applications are accepted. Position finalist will be required to submit a disclosure and consent form authorizing a background check.


Candidates must apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu and attach a curriculum vitae and three references. Please note that there are two postings for this one Entrepreneurship position at this online site. We are recruiting for only one Entrepreneurship position. Those candidates wishing to be considered for the rank of Assistant Professor should use the link specified for that rank. And, those candidates wishing to be considered for the rank of Associate or Full Professor should use the link specified for those two ranks. Required documents not attached at time of application will disqualify application. Review of applicants will begin immediately. Application deadline is November 30, 2015.


The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.


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