Tenure Track Asst/Assoc Professor of Entrepreneurship
University of Missouri - St. Louis
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Internal Number: 45037
Department of Marketing & Entrepreneurship, College of Business Administration
The Department of Marketing & Entrepreneurship in the College of Business Administration, University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL) is seeking a collaborative and innovative new colleague for a Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position.
Research: Candidates should have a strong record of research, demonstrable through existing publications in leading academic journals and a research pipeline. Areas of interest include broad topics related to Entrepreneurship and related areas. Candidates are expected to actively contribute to the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program in the College.
Teaching: Candidates are expected to teach a variety of undergraduate and/or graduate entrepreneurship courses, such as experiential entrepreneurship, new product development, intrapreneurship, and small business management. This position offers the opportunity to serve as a lead faculty member in these programs and work collaboratively with the Director of UMSL Accelerate to develop hands-on educational opportunities for students and aspiring entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds.
Service: High quality service to the Department, College, University and/or profession is expected.
Earned (by start date at the latest) Doctoral degree in Entrepreneurship, or closely related fields.
Applicants should address all requirements by uploading the following:
A cover letter describing fit for the position across, research, teaching, and service as described above
The application and recommendation letters should address the research/teaching/service activities that define the candidate's area(s) of expertise and interest. Teaching Philosophy statement must include a section on Inclusive Excellence reflecting the candidate's understanding of, experience with, and ability to contribute to diverse and inclusive campus, department, and classroom. Review of applications will begin on Jan 31, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by video conference and final group of candidates will be invited for a Campus Visit before an offer is made.
About the Marketing & Entrepreneurship Department: The Marketing and Entrepreneurship Department at UMSL offers innovative curriculum, high-impact research, and community involvement. In addition to publishing in top marketing and management publications, the department has gained regional and national recognition with initiatives such as the Midwest Digital Marketing Conference, Diversity Equity Inclusion Accelerator, and Ameren Corporate Accelerator.
Contact: Dr. Perry Drake, Department Chair - Marketing and Entrepreneurship (email@example.com).
Open until filled
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