University of Washington Bothell: Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior

The School of Business, University of Washington Bothell (UWB) invites applications for two full-time, nine month, tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level in (1) Organizational Behavior (Leadership) and (2) Organization Theory / Technology & Innovation Management. These appointments will become effective in September 2014.

A Ph.D. degree in organizational behavior (position #1), organization theory (position #2) or a related discipline is required. We welcome candidates who are near completion of the degree as well as those with more experience. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and MBA-level courses. The candidate must have an active research program with demonstrated potential for publication in leading academic journals. University of Washington faculty are expected to engage in research, teaching and service. Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse student and community populations.

Our faculty are active scholars whose work has been published in leading journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Strategic Management Journal, Personnel Psychology, Leadership Quarterly, among other leading outlets.

We are located 15 miles northeast of downtown Seattle in the center of the Pacific Northwest’s exciting high-technology corridor (between Microsoft and Boeing). We work closely with industry leaders as well as the smaller, innovative, and rapidly growing companies in software, electronic commerce, medical equipment, biotechnology, and aerospace.

A decade ago, UW Bothell became the first school in the Puget Sound region to offer an MBA program focused on technology management. In 2009, we started offering a Leadership MBA program in Bellevue, at the Eastside Leadership Center to meet the needs of professionals and businesses in the Bellevue-Redmond and adjoining areas. In a recent ranking of part-time MBA programs across the nation, our program was ranked 51st in the nation and 3rd in the Pacific Northwest.

The University of Washington Bothell was established in 1990 as an upper-division and graduate campus. Freshmen were admitted for the first time in 2006. Today there are over 4100 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled. We have a new, expanding, state of the art high-tech campus. As part of the University of Washington, faculty and students have full access to the computing and library resources of the University of Washington system.

To Apply: Submit the following documents: (a) a letter describing your qualifications, research interests and teaching philosophy, (b) your curriculum vitae, (c) evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), and (d) one paper that best represents your research capabilities. Three letters of reference will be required to officially complete the application package. Open until filled, although complete applications received by November 15, 2013 will receive priority consideration.

We prefer that you send all materials in electronic form (Adobe or MS Word) to: Co-Chairs, M & O Search Committee at

If you are unable to send the material electronically, our mailing address is:

Co-Chairs, M & O Search Committee
School of Business
University of Washington Bothell
Box 358533, 18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, Washington 98011-8246
Phone: 425.352.5394 / fax: 425.352.5277

For additional information, please see our website at

The University of Washington, an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.