Assistant Professor in Strategic Management
Open Until Filled: Yes
Job Summary: The Department of Management in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia seeks qualified applicants for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in Strategic Management starting August 2017. The successful applicant will have completed a Ph.D. in Management or any closely related field at the time of appointment, and will have demonstrated potential to publish in top journals, exhibit excellence in the classroom, and have the desire to work in a collegial, interdisciplinary department. The Department of Management at the University of Georgia is among the most productive in the country, ranking 7th in the Texas A&M Rankings of Management Department Productivity in 2015. The Strategy group includes Scott Graffin (associate editor for AMJ), Mike Pfarrer (associate editor for AMR), Timothy Quigley, Daniel Gamache, and John Busenbark. The OB group includes Jason Colquitt (former editor-in-chief of AMJ), Robert Vandenberg (former editor-in-chief of ORM), Marie Mitchell (incoming associate editor for PPsych), Jessica Rodell (incoming associate editor for AMJ), Laura Little, and Fadel Matta. The University of Georgia is the first public-chartered university in the nation and the Terry College is the state's flagship business school, with undergraduate, full-time MBA, professional MBA, and executive MBA programs consistently ranked among the top-20 public universities. The Terry College will move into a brand new, state-of-the-art building in the summer of 2017. The PhD program in the Department of Management is among the best in the country, with recent placements including Penn State, Arizona State, and Illinois-Chicago. To learn more about the University, College, Department, and specific programs, please visit http://www.terry.uga.edu/academics/offices/management . Athens, Georgia is generally regarded as one of the best college towns in the United States. It is nicknamed "The Classic City" because of its architecture and vibrant music, art, and food scene. Athens is located about 60 miles northeast of Atlanta, with affordable real estate prices and a low cost of living. Applicants who wish to be eligible for interviews at the Academy of Management meeting in Anaheim should submit their materials by July 27th. Completed applications received by August 31st are assured full consideration. We will accept applications until the position is filled, however.
Minimum Qualifications: The successful applicant will have completed a Ph.D. in Management or any closely related field at the time of appointment, and will have demonstrated potential to publish in top journals, exhibit excellence in the classroom, and have the desire to work in a collegial, interdisciplinary department.
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Tenure Status: Tenure-Track
Employee Percentage: 100%
Location od Vacancy: Athens Area