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Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: Management and Entrepreneurship
Posting Job Title: Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship
Recruitment Type: Tenure-Track Faculty

Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor - TBD
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Entrepreneurship
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular Faculty
Tenure Track Status: Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: 9-Month
Contract Type: Full-time
Date Position Available: 08/01/2018

Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of Management & Entrepreneurship in the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University is seeking applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the Senior Assistant or Associate Professor level in Entrepreneurship starting in August 2018. This faculty member will support the Robin and Doug Shore Entrepreneurship Center (colescollege.com/ec) as the Research Director for the center and support the new BBA in Entrepreneurship major for the department. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated record of accomplishment in research and high-quality teaching in entrepreneurship and may also be required to teach in a secondary area such as strategic management. Candidates will be expected to engage in quality scholarly activity consistent with AACSB accreditation, demonstrate effective teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and potentially assist with doctoral level students. Candidates will be expected to provide service to the university and wider community. Preferences will be given to candidates that have experience in entrepreneurial ventures in addition to the minimum qualifications listed.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D/DBA in Business Administration or Management or a related area, or foreign equivalent, with an emphasis in entrepreneurship, strategic management or closely related field. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 09/15/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

Stacy Campbell
560 Parliament Garden Way
MD 0404
Kennesaw, GA 30144
MandESearch@kennesaw.edu

Additional Information for Applicants
Application Instructions

Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To guarantee consideration, application materials must be received by September 15, 2017. Candidates should submit a letter of interest addressing the applicant’s position qualifications; current curriculum vita; list of names and contact information of three references; unofficial transcripts; statement of teaching philosophy; and statement of research/scholarship interests. All application materials must be submitted via the online application system https://facultyjobs.kennesaw.edu

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000548
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 36528
Departmental/College Overview:

Michael J. Coles College of Business is fully accredited by AACSB-International. The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship consists of 40 full-time faculty members. Our department offers an undergraduate BBA degree in Management and the first BBA degree in Entrepreneurship in the University System of Georgia. For more information related to the college and department, please visit our website at coles.kennesaw.edu.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Statement of Research/Scholarship Interests
Optional Documents