Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship / Strategy
The Department of Management in the College of Business and Economics at West Virginia University is seeking applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank beginning in August 2018.
The ideal candidate must be able to teach both entrepreneurship and strategy courses, and have the ability to conduct research both subjects with an emphasis on entrepreneurship. Responsibilities include instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and pursuing scholarly research. Faculty in entrepreneurship and strategy at WVU are expected to exhibit a strong potential to publish their research in high-quality outlets. Other responsibilities include service related functions to the department, college, and university.
General inquiries should be directed to Dr. Nancy McIntyre, chair of the search committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Those interested should apply via the WVU Faculty Jobs Board at https://jobs.wvu.edu. Applicants must submit the following items electronically: (1) a letter of interest, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) samples of recent research, and (4) contact information for three references.
West Virginia University (WVU) is a public, comprehensive, land-grant institution founded in 1867. It is the flagship doctoral degree-granting institution in the state, recognized as a Level 1 Research Institution according to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
The College of Business and Economics (B&E) was founded in November of 1951 and in 1954, became fully accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. B&E offers a Bachelor of Science in Economics (BSE) and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with nine majors: Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, General Business, Global Supply Chain Management, Hospitality & Tourism, Management, Management Information Systems, and Marketing. There are also three minor programs: Business Administration, Economics, and Entrepreneurial Studies. At the Master's level, B&E offers a Master of Business Administration (full-time and online hybrid), a Master of Science in Industrial Relations, a Master of Professional Accountancy, a Master of Science in Finance, a Master of Arts in Economics, a Master of Science in Business Data Analytics, a Master of Science in Forensic and Fraud Examination, and a Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation. At the doctoral level, B&E offers a Doctor of Philosophy in Economics and a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration with majors in Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing.
West Virginia University is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action institution. The University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. West Virginia University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. Minorities, persons with disabilities, females, veterans, and other protected class members are encouraged to apply. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon approval by all the appropriate governmental authorities.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery.... WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.