Oregon State University: Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior/Leadership

Position summary. The College of Business at Oregon State University invites applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure-track position in Organizational Behavior beginning Fall Quarter, 2014, at the Assistant Professor level. Teaching interest and/or expertise in Leadership is required for this position.

Job requirements. A Ph.D. from an accredited (AACSB) University, or ABD with the expectation for completion by the start date, is required. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated ability to conduct independent research in Organizational Behavior/Human Resource Management resulting in high quality publications, as well as the potential to deliver high-quality courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Preferred qualifications include interest in leadership, innovation & creativity, or group performance; demonstrated ability to collaborate in scholarly pursuits with colleagues located both locally and remotely; relevant professional non-academic work experience and the ability to develop strong linkages with the business community; and a demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

About the College: The College of Business at OSU is growing rapidly, and will move in to our new $50 million LEED-certified building in the Fall of 2014. The College offers competitive salary, excellent benefits, and a vibrant and inclusive culture. The University is on a “quarters” system, generally allowing faculty to devote one quarter during the academic year exclusively to research. Oregon State University is one of only two Universities in the country recognized as a land-grant, sun-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant institution, and offers the innovative environment of a PAC-12 University.

About Corvallis: Situated in the beautiful Willamette Valley and against the Coastal mountain range, Corvallis offers close access to numerous outdoor activities including fishing, hiking, biking, surfing, and skiing. Less than an hour’s drive away from Eugene and an hour and a half to Portland, Corvallis boasts one of the highest education levels in the country, excellent public schools, bike lanes throughout the city, local farmer’s markets, and a plethora of award-winning wineries nearby.

To apply, applications must be submitted using the university’s on-line application process located at http://oregonstate.edu/jobs Posting No. 0010769. Applications must be received no later than 9/15/2013 for full consideration. Candidates should submit: (1) letter of interest that clearly indicates the applicant’s interest in Leadership and/or Organizational Behavior, (2) a vita, (3) names and contact information for three professional references, (4) summary information on courses taught and student evaluations, and (5) a brief statement that describes research interests and teaching philosophy.

Oregon State University is an affirmative action, equal-opportunity employer, dedicated to maintaining diversity and multiculturalism. OSU faculty members engage in teaching, research, and service.