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University of California: Multiple positions in the Management Area (Open Rank)

Subject to final approval, the School of Business Administration at the University of California, Riverside, invites applications for two faculty positions (Open Rank) in the Management discipline to begin July 1, 2014. Our priority is to recruit at the Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor levels, however, other ranks will also be considered. We seek candidates with strong research training who have achieved, or have the potential to achieve, outstanding accomplishments and scholarly distinction in their area of research. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Management or a related field and demonstrate a strong record of, and continuing potential for, quality research and teaching. Candidates are expected to teach at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Screening of candidates will commence immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

Interested candidates should send by email a cover letter, CV and names and contact information for three references to:

Mr. Leo Gonzalez, Academic Personnel Manager
School of Business Administration
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521

Inquiries may also be made to Prof. Amnon Rapoport, Search Committee Chair at amnon.rapoport@ucr.edu.

SoBA is an AACSB-accredited school and shares the mission of its sister campuses in the University of California system to be known as a leading center of excellence for research and teaching. UCR has established the building of professional schools and graduate programs as an institutional priority and provides substantial resources for research, competitive salaries, and teaching loads, and an excellent research climate. Please see our website for further information about the School and the University: http://soba.ucr.edu.


University of Alberta: Assistant Professor in Business Administration

Assistant Professor – Business
Augustana Faculty- University of Alberta
Competition No. – A105620465
Closing Date – September 1, 2013

This position is located in Camrose, Alberta.

The Augustana Faculty of the University of Alberta enrols approximately 1000 undergraduate students in baccalaureate degree programs on a picturesque residential campus in the city of Camrose, 90 kilometers southeast of Edmonton. The Faculty is committed to building on its reputation for academic rigour, high-quality teaching in the tradition of the liberal arts and sciences, and extensive opportunities for students in the areas of community service learning, undergraduate research, and international study. Augustana provides a distinctive undergraduate experience characterized by close student-faculty relationships and numerous opportunities for student participation in athletics, clubs, and campus organizations. Students benefit from the advantages of a small campus while earning a degree from one of Canada’s leading universities.

The Faculty seeks to attract promising scholars who will share its enthusiasm for teaching in a small-campus environment, participate actively in a collegial culture of inquiry and public engagement, and flourish as researchers in an undergraduate, interdisciplinary, and rural milieu.

The Department of Social Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in Business, with a preference for a specialization in one of the following areas: corporate social responsibility, sustainability, international business, rural business, and entrepreneurship. The successful candidate will join an interdisciplinary department of more than twenty faculty members and will teach in the Bachelors of Management program with a stream in Business Economics. Applicants should possess (or be near completion of) an earned doctorate in Business or a related field.

Applicants should be interested in the continuing development of a teaching-oriented Management program and must possess a strong record of scholarly research and publications or demonstrate evidence of potential in these areas (e.g. a stream of work-in-progress that has the potential to yield publications in refereed journals). The successful candidate will maintain a strong research program in core management areas and will have experience/expertise to teach undergraduate courses in these aforementioned areas.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a sample of scholarly work, a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations and the names of three references. Electronic applications are required. Your application and supporting documents should be submitted online through the University of Alberta’s job website @ University of Alberta’s job website @ http://www.careers.ualberta.ca/Competition/A105620465/.

Questions about this position or the Management degree program at Augustana should be directed to Dr. William Foster, Associate Professor, Management via e-mail at wfoster@ualberta.ca or Dr. Jeremy Mouat, Chair of Social Sciences, via email at jeremy.mouat@ualberta.ca or by phone at 780 679-1633.

Review of applications will begin on September 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. For information about Augustana and particular programs, please consult the Faculty webpage at www.augustana.ualberta.ca.

Oakland University: Assistant Professor of Management

The School of Business Administration at Oakland University is recruiting a faculty member to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate and graduate level courses in Organizational Behavior/Human Resource Management and maintain a high-quality of research and service activities appropriate to the position beginning August 2014, pending funding. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior, Human Resources Management, Labor and Industrial Relations, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, or equivalent degree. We are particularly interested in individuals who can teach introductory classes in Organizational Behavior/Human Resources Management, and have specific competency in a functional area (e.g. Compensation/Benefits, Labor Relations, Organizational Development).

About Oakland University. Oakland University (OU) is a state-supported institution located in Rochester, Michigan, approximately 30 miles north of Detroit among the rolling hills and woodlands of Meadowbrook, the former Dodge-Wilson estate in Oakland County. Rochester is a suburban community of 71,000 residents with the characteristics of a small town with outstanding schools and an excellent family environment. The Detroit metropolitan area offers a wide variety of professional, cultural, sporting, and entertainment opportunities. With an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students and a low student-to-faculty ratio, Oakland University offers 139 baccalaureate programs and 127 graduate and certificate programs through its five professional schools and College. The University supports more than 200 student organizations and competes in Division 1 athletics. The School of Business Administration (SBA) offers graduate and undergraduate programs that merge the teaching talent of dedicated professionals and experienced business leaders with the latest technologies and applications. Students in the SBA are encouraged to reach out to the business community and become a part of it through internships, partnerships and student organizations. The SBA is one of fewer than 178 institutions worldwide (less than 5%) to have both business and accounting accreditation from AACSB International, the premier business school accreditation agency. The school encourages high quality research in top-level journals, while maintaining standards of excellence in teaching. The position offers research support, competitive salary, and excellent fringe benefits.

To Apply: To apply, visit the Oakland University Academic Position Openings page: https://academicjobs.oakland.edu/. We will be interviewing at the August Academy of Management Meeting in Orlando, FL. The deadline for application is October 1, 2013 or until filled. To learn more about the School of Business Administration and Oakland University, visit our website at www.sba.oakland.edu.

WASEDA Business School: Professor in Business Administration

Faculty Search
WASEDA Business School – Graduate School of Commerce
WASEDA University, Tokyo, Japan

WASEDA Business School (WBS) at WASEDA University in Tokyo, Japan is recruiting a fixed-term faculty member for a contract period of three years.

1. Number of positions and type: One position for a person who is competent to take charge of courses related to Business Administration). Rank (professor, associate professor or assistant professor) will be determined based on the successful candidate’s qualifications and experiences.

2. Commencement of the employment contract: April 1, 2014

3. Contract period: Three years.

4. Salary and benefits: In accordance with the salary scales used by WASEDA University.

5. Content of work:

(1) The standard teaching load is 4/4. (A course [or koma] meets once per week for 90-minutes. There are 15 weeks in a semester.):
a) Courses conducted in English in the MBA Program of WASEDA Business School. If the applicant is fluent in Japanese, then he/she may be requested to take charge of courses offered in Japanese, too.
b) Number of courses: in principle, four per semester.

(2) Participating in other educational and research activities at WBS.

(3) Participating in activities of the WASEDA Business School Research Center.

6. Required qualifications: He/she must be able to deliver courses in English. Additionally, the prospective applicant is required to meet either of the two qualifications indicated below.

(1) Has obtained a doctoral degree in business administration or related field at the time of application.

(2) Will obtain a doctoral degree in business administration or related field by the end of March 2014.

7. Documents to be submitted: (All required forms can be obtained here http://www.waseda.jp/wbs/en/news/130516.html)

(1) Application form (Use the official form provided by WASEDA University.)

(2) Curriculum vitae (Use the official form provided by WASEDA University, and attachphotograph and research achievement list.)

(3) Undergraduate diploma and graduate school certificate of completion

(4) Undergraduate and graduate school transcripts

(5) a) Those who qualify under eligibility 6-(1): Doctoral degree certificate/diploma b) Those who qualify under eligibility 6-(2): Formal letter from the candidate’s doctoral dissertation thesis advisor.

(6) A list of major publications (maximum 20) in academic journals and academic conference presentations with abstracts of about 400 words each. (Note: The doctoral dissertation may be included in the list of major publications.)

(7) Copies of publications (maximum five)

(8) Self-evaluation of Japanese language proficiency and Japanese cultural understanding.

(9) Research plan during the period of employment (Note: The applicant may be requested to submit documents other than those listed above as deemed necessary.)

8. Application deadline: The completed application including the above documents must reach WBS by August 29, 2013.

9. Method of selection: Short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview and a mock class session (or a research presentation). Relevant dates will be announced in due course. Cost of travel to and from the interview and other expenses will be borne by the applicants.

10. Notification of results: End of November 2013 (planned)

11. Mailing address for submitting application package (by post or courier service only): Faculty Recruiting Office of WASEDA Business School, WASEDA University 1-6-1 Nishi-Waseda, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 169-8050 E-mail Working hours: 9:00 – 17:00 Monday to Saturday

The administrative office is closed on Sundays and Japanese national holidays a) Please write clearly ‘WASEDA Business School Faculty Position Application Forms Enclosed’ on the envelope in red ink. b) Application documents will not be returned. Applicants who wish to have their documents returned must give notice beforehand. c) When the office receives the documents, you will be notified. If you do not receive notice that the office has received your application documents by the end of August,
please contact the office.

12. Information about WASEDA Business School:

PhD Fellowship in national minorities at the Department of Border Region Studies

The Department of Border Region Studies in Sønderborg invites applications for a PhD Research Fellowship on National minorities and minority-majority interaction in the Danish-German border-region after 1955. The project is to be seen in a European perspective.

The fellowship is relevant for master students with strong aspirations to get a PhD degreee in studies in border regions and national minorities. Accordingly, it is expected that the successful applicant has a master degree in a field within the humanities or the social sciences. Ability to read and understand Danish and German is demanded.

The Department of Border Region Studies is located in Sønderborg, Denmark, and rooted in the unique history of the Southern Danish border region. It has lively relationships with the business community and the cultural institutions of the region. The department constitutes an interdisciplinary unit with scholars being organised around three research groups focusing on business administration, regional economics, and people and society in border regions. The department offers teaching at all levels within European Studies, Regional Economics and Business Administration. There are approximately 800 students from about 50 countries enrolled at the department.

The successful applicant will participate in research and dissemination activities. The student will be enrolled in the relevant PhD programme at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU). As part of the PhD study, an individual education programme within the relevant discipline of the candidate has to be completed. You will be expected to complete a six-month stay at a research institution abroad and/or at a project partner, and over the period of the programme, to acquire experience of teaching or dissemination activities. You are also expected to participate in the various activities at the department and – apart from your stay abroad – to be regularly present at the department.

Information about the PhD programme at the Faculty of Business and Social Sciences, University of Southern Denmark, is available from www.sdu.dk.

Further information can be obtained from Professor Steen Bo Frandsen; who will be the main supervisor of the project.

Further information