Assistant/Associate Professor –Entrepreneurship

Wilmington, North Carolina
Jul 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor – Entrepreneurship
Department: Department of Management - 31280
Vacancy Number: 16F-111
Position Number: 6280
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus

Summary of Position:
The Department of Management in the Cameron School of Business invites applicants for one tenure track position in Entrepreneurship at the Assistant or Associate Professor Level beginning August 1, 2018. Successful applicants should be committed to excellence in teaching as well as success in scholarly research, which includes ongoing research suitable for publication in quality peer-reviewed outlets. In addition to normal teaching and research responsibilities, the responsibilities of the position also involve supervising the student business plan competition, coordinating the Cameron School of Business entrepreneurship week program, sponsoring the UNCW entrepreneurship club, and regular involvement with activities and programs at the UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Minimum Requirements:
A Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship or related field is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have some personal entrepreneurial experience, and be interested in teaching a variety of entrepreneurship, innovation and management related courses at the undergraduate and Master’s level.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The Management department serves over 450 undergraduate majors and offers degrees in three areas: Entrepreneurship and Business Development, Human Resource Management, and Management and Leadership.

College/School Information:
The business world is transforming itself from the industrial age into the information age. Business education at the Cameron School of Business is focused on the technical, analytical and interpersonal skills students will need to lead this fundamental change in the business world through the 21st century.
The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world’s business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools in 48 countries and territories that maintain AACSB Accreditation.

University Information:
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with almost 16,000 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicant Instructions:
To apply, please access UNCW’s online application at A letter of application should be addressed to Entrepreneurship Faculty Search Committee, along with a complete vita, recently authored journal article or proceedings publication, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation that can speak to your potential effectiveness working in a balanced teaching and research-oriented academic environment. For questions regarding the online application process, contact Brenda Jarrell at 910-962-2157. Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Job Posting Date: 07/03/2017
Priority Consideration Date: 12/15/2017

Priority Consideration Information:
Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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