Institution: University of Vermont
Rank: Assistant or Associate Professor
Position title: Global/International Business
Description: The School of Business at the University of Vermont is seeking applicants for an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor position in management/international business. This will be a full-time, tenure-tracked or tenured appointment beginning in the fall of 2014. Candidates should have earned a doctorate by the start of the contract period. The ideal candidate is expected to undertake an active research program resulting in publications in top quality journals in management, strategy, international business and related fields.
Global business is one of the three major themes in the School of Business’s recently redesigned curriculum (the other themes being sustainable business and entrepreneurship). The successful candidate is expected to teach international management and increase the visibility of the global business area at the School of Business.
The School of Business Administration cultivates and supports a multidisciplinary faculty of 30 tenured or tenure-track faculty publishing in top quality management, strategy, and international business journals and dedicated to management education and practice. An AACSB-accredited school, we offer B.S.B.A., M.Acc., and M.B.A. programs.
The University of Vermont is located in Burlington, VT, a city that sits on the east side of Lake Champlain with the Green Mountains to the east and the Adirondack Mountains across the lake to the west. Burlington was recently ranked #1 by A&E Television on a list of the 10 cities that “have it all”. Burlington was also ranked as one of “10 Best Cities for the Next Decade” according to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. In the past, Burlington has received accolades that include being named to the “healthiest US city” list and has appeared in Outdoor Magazine’s “best towns” listing. The airport offers flights to numerous U.S. destinations, and Montreal is a 90 minute drive away. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the City of Burlington homepage at http://www.ci.burlington.vt.us/ and the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce homepage at : http://www.vermont.org/visiting/index.aspx.
The University of Vermont is interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.
Salary and benefits in the School of Business are AACSB competitive. All applications must be submitted online, through www.uvmjobs.com. Please attach to your application the following items: a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, summaries of teaching evaluations, and contact details for three references. Applicants with inquiries may contact the Search Committee Chair, Associate Professor Chun Zhang at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin at the end of July and continue until the position is filled.