John L. Colley Jr Chair

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Feb 28, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: John L. Colley Jr Chair

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Darden Graduate School of Business

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 12-12-2017

Posting Summary:
UVA's Darden Graduate School of Business delivers Degree Programs and Executive Education (EE) programs in its Northern Virginia/Washington D.C. and Charlottesville, Virginia locations, as well as at client sites around the world, and has been ranked the number one educational experience in the world by the Economist magazine for five consecutive years, and the number three MBA school in the world in 2016. Enjoying the world's top rated business school campus and with Top Ranked Faculty and a new Dean, Darden is poised to optimize its presence in support of its mission to improve the world by developing and inspiring responsible leaders and by advancing knowledge.

The Darden Graduate School of Business seeks a thought leader and distinguished scholar and teacher for a senior faculty position. The faculty member will occupy the prestigious John L. Colley Jr Chair and will be at the rank of a Tenured Full Professor in one of the academic areas of the Darden School. While the primary appointment is in the Darden School, a joint/courtesy appointment could be possible in one of the other schools of the university depending on the candidate's qualifications.The preferred candidate will have a distinguished career in scholarship and will have the capacity to contribute to a rich academic life around Darden and University grounds.

Specific Responsibilities:
Teaches in the Degree Programs of the School.
Teaches in the Executive Education Programs of the school.
Engages in research and publishing books and articles on issues relevant to business practice.
Leads, develops, and coaches a team of faculty in designing and delivering executive education programs of the school.
Conceives of custom or open engagement executive education programs that truly reflect the emerging needs of organizations.
Leverages strong networks, relationships, and deep listening skills to persuade client organizations that Darden is best positioned to deliver on these programs.
Serves as a thought leader in the school and university.

Qualified Candidates will:
Possess clear evidence of impact in academia and practice.
Increase the stature of the school, both in academia and with practice, and show evidence that this stature will continue to grow.
Share deeply the values of Darden and be committed to thought leadership, impactful student instruction and development, and influencing practice.
Have clear evidence of impact in several of the following areas: ideas, teaching, curriculum development, and practice.
Be willing to contribute to enhancing the richness of the life of the institution, including student and faculty life in the school and across university grounds.
Be a role model for junior colleagues and exemplify the notion of the "tri-athlete" valued by the school ? one who integrates excellent teaching, research, and influencing practice.
Have the commitment and capability to build Darden, and the University of Virginia, through collaborative style, as one of the best in the world.
Demonstrate impact and results orientation; gets things done both individually and through others.

Education:
Ph.D. required.

Application/Nomination Information:
For more information please visit: https://executivesearch.virginia.edu/search/john-l-colley-jr-chair-darden-school-business or contact Joni Louque at [email protected]
Initial screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, go to https://jobs.virginia.edu and submit a Candidate Profile to posting number 0621852, attach a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references.
The University of Virginia is an EO/AA employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Will be a distinguished thought leader with clear evidence of impact in academia and practice.
- Will increase the stature of the school, both in academia and with practice, and show evidence that this stature will continue to grow.
- Will share deeply the values of Darden and be committed to thought leadership, impactful student instruction and development, and influencing practice.
- Be willing to contribute to enhancing the richness of the life of the institution, including student and faculty life in the school and across university grounds.
- Be a role model for junior colleagues and exemplify the notion of the "tri-athlete" valued by the school ? one who integrates excellent teaching, research, and influencing practice.
- Be enthusiastic about, and have the commitment and capability to build Darden, and the University of Virginia, through collaborative style, as one of the best in the world.
- Believes in and is inspired by Darden's mission.

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