Willard W. Brown Associate Professor/Professor of Practice of International Business Leadership

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Willard W. Brown Associate Professor/Professor of Practice of International Business Leadership

Ref. No.: BUS-4-2018

About The American University in Cairo:

Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its Engineering programs are accredited by ABET, its Chemistry program is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, and the School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS, and the Master of Public Administration and the Master of Public Policy programs of GAPP are accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA). The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. AUC is an English-medium institution; eighty-five percent of the students are Egyptian and the rest include students from nearly ninety countries, principally from the Middle East, Africa and North America. Faculty salary and rank are based on qualifications and professional experience. According to AUC policies and procedures, all faculty are entitled to generous benefits.

Job Description:

The Department of Management at the School of Business seeks a seasoned scholar or industry leader for the Willard W. Brown Chair of International Business Leadership at an Associate/Full Professor of Practice level on a one-year renewable contract to start Fall 2018. We seek a recognized authority in the field of international business who can draw on a wealth of experience in developing solutions for multinational business organizations, with particular emphasis on leadership in international trade, finance and marketing and demonstrated cross cultural and international awareness.

Through teaching, lectures, and scholarly publications, the holder of the Chair will provide AUC's students and the greater Cairo business community with insights and techniques of the highest quality for the management of international businesses.


The primary criterion for appointment is a demonstrated record of professional and/or scholarly impact on the field of international business through extensive experience in academia and/or other various settings (e.g. private or public sectors). Applicants with academic teaching or executive education instruction experience are preferred. In terms of credentials at minimum applicants should hold an MBA or a master's degree/professional certification in a relevant field. A PhD in a business-related field is considered a plus. All academic credentials should be from accredited universities.

Practice faculty should have a minimum of 8 years of relevant business experience including 3 years in a leadership position as well as continue to conduct professional activities related to his/her discipline.

Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Instructions:

All applicants must submit the following documents online at www.aucegypt.edu via the AUC Jobs link:

(a) cover letter, (b) current CV, (c) statements of research and teaching, (d) sample of current research, (e) evidence of teaching effectiveness, (f) completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF) and (g) send three letters of reference to [email protected] with the subject line BUS/4/2018. At least one of the letters should address teaching/instruction ability.

To apply, please visit: http://www.aucegypt.edu/about/jobs





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Posted: 2/13/2018
Application Due: 7/2/2018
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