Assistant/Associate Professor of Management - Fall 2017

Location
Multi-Campus, GA
Posted
Apr 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant/Associate Professor of Management - Fall 2017


Position Number: 53070447

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Campus Location: Multi-Campus

General Summary: The University of North Georgia (UNG) is currently accepting applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Management position in the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB). This is a ten-month, tenure-track position with a start date of August 1, 2017.

The MCCB is AACSB accredited, offers programs on four campuses, and serves more than 3000 business students. The North Georgia region offers abundant cultural and recreational opportunities and an outstanding quality of life. The position is advertised for either the Gainesville or Dahlonega campus.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
  • This job requires teaching undergraduate and possibly graduate management courses in the Management and Marketing department.
  • Additional requirements include advising students, engaging with the college, university and business communities, producing relevant and active scholarship consistent with AACSB accreditation standards, and contributing to a respectful and collegial college culture.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Candidates should demonstrate excellent communication skills as well as the interpersonal abilities to work successfully with students, faculty, the broader university, and the North Georgia regional community.


Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • A PhD or DBA in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management or a closely related field from an AACSB-accredited institution is required at time of hire. ABDs nearing completion of their degrees may be considered.
  • Supply Chain Management expertise in teaching and research is a preferred qualification.
  • Position requires noteworthy teaching and student engagement, contemporary SCM knowledge, and the utilization of latest research methodologies.
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to innovative learning; produce relevant research in peer-reviewed journals; engage with the business community to further the goals of the Mike Cottrell College of Business; and embrace an enthusiastic commitment to management education.


Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts

Special Instructions to Applicants: If you received any graduate degree from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.


The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.

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