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University of St. Thomas (MN): Faculty Position in Management

The Management Department at the University of St. Thomas’ Opus College of Business, invites applications for a full-time, tenured/tenure-track faculty position, open to all academic ranks, in the area of Management, beginning in September 2014. The position will primarily support graduate level programs in the Opus College of Business’ Healthcare and Executive MBA programs.

Consistent with the teacher/scholar model practiced at St. Thomas, an approach combining excellence in teaching and research, as well as active engagement with the business community, candidates should demonstrate a capacity to teach at a high level of competency, conduct high quality scholarly research and interact effectively with businesses.  In addition, candidates with experience in teaching mid and senior level executives, deep knowledge of or a background in healthcare areas and strong proficiency in online and blended teaching methods are preferred.

The University of St. Thomas’ Opus College of Business ranks in the top quartile of all AACSB-accredited graduate business programs listed in the most recent “Best Graduate Schools” rankings published byU.S. News & World Report.  The College employs a mission-driven approach to management education and delivers a diverse portfolio of offerings including undergraduate, full-time and evening MBA, and specialized graduate business programs.  The Management Department consists of 16 full-time faculty members with a range of teaching and research expertise at the macro- and micro- levels of management who share a dedication to the College’s mission and desire for strong working relationships.

Candidates should have a doctorate in a Management area (e.g., Organizational Behavior, Human Resources Management, Strategic Management, etc.) or another closely-related field.  Teaching and research qualifications should be commensurate with rank sought.

Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota’s largest private university.  Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area is consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. and home to several Fortune 500 companies, including leading healthcare firms such as UnitedHealth Group, Medtronic and St. Jude Medical.

Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good, and seeks to develop individuals who combine career competency with cultural awareness and intellectual curiosity. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.

The University of St. Thomas has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion, to equal opportunity policies and practices, and to the principles and goals of affirmative action. In that spirit, the University welcomes nominations and applications from a broad and diverse applicant pool.

Applications will be reviewed on a continuous basis until the position is filled.

We will be attending the Academy of Management Conference in Orlando in early August. Selected candidates may be contacted to discuss the position with University of St. Thomas representatives at the conference.

Please apply online athttps://jobs.stthomas.edu/postings/14635.

Anderson School: Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior/HRM and Assistant Professor in Strategic Management

The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico has an opportunity to add two positions, one an Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior/Human Resources Management and the other an Assistant Professor in Strategic Management to start in August 2014 pending budgetary approval.

The Anderson School is AACSB accredited. Its management programs enroll approximately 1000 undergraduate students and 500 graduate students. The School emphasizes collaborative student interaction, active adult learning, team experiences, and scholarship that draws upon a variety of methodologies and subject areas. New Mexico is an ethnically diverse state with a rich cultural heritage. The University of New Mexico seeks a diverse faculty who can contribute to the University’s mission and

Minimum qualifications: Applicants must: a) have a Ph.D. or be a doctoral student in the candidacy phase in Organizational Behavior, Human Resources Management, or Strategic Management or related fields by August 15, 2014; b) provide evidence or promise of a significant program of research and scholarship; c) teaching experience related to Organizational Behavior, Human Resources Management or Strategic Management and/or in closely related fields.

Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • A strong research record and research interests that are open to investigating academic questions that draw upon a variety of paradigms and methodologies;
  • Excellence or potential for excellence in teaching and in developing innovative learning methods;
  • Primary interest in teaching in organizational behavior, human resources management, or strategic management;
  • Compatibility with current departmental and interdisciplinary teaching and research needs; and
  • Evidence or potential for excellence in working with multicultural constituencies.

Interested and qualified candidates must submit:

1) a letter describing your interest in joining the Anderson School faculty and your qualifications for the position (see Minimum Qualifications and Preferences above);

2) a current vita;

3) evidence of research and teaching effectiveness including sample articles/publications and sample instructor evaluations; and

4) the contact information of at least three references – including phone numbers, email addresses, and mailing addresses.

For best consideration, complete applications must be received by September 15, 2013. The position will remain open until filled. All applications will be taken online at http://unmjobs.unm.edu. For the Organizational Behavior/Human Resources position please refer to Posting No. 0817814. The Strategic Management position will be posted upon budgetary approval. If you need assistance with your application, please visit: http://hr.unm.edu/abouthr/unmjobs.php#2. For other inquiries, please contact Jaye Francis, Department Administrator, at (505) 277-8889 or francis@mgt.unm.edu.

The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator.