Open Rank - Professor of Commerce (Strategic Management)

Working Title: Open Rank - Professor of Commerce (Strategic Management)

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: McIntire School of Commerce

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-30-2014

Posting Summary:
The Management Area of the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia is seeking applications for a full-time tenure track position in strategic management, beginning in August 2015.

The position is open to all ranks. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand or be near completion. For appointment at the Assistant Professor level, applicants must demonstrate clear success and potential for a strong record in research and teaching, and ideally possess practical business experience. Senior candidates must have an established record of both excellent research and outstanding teaching. Particular consideration will be given to scholars whose research and teaching interests have potential synergies with current McIntire faculty and programs (e.g., strategic leadership and decision making, corporate governance, global strategy).

Currently, the McIntire School of Commerce ( awards a Bachelor of Science in Commerce, a Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Commerce (Finance and Marketing/Management) and a Master of Science in the Management of Information Technology. McIntire is recognized for excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate business education and scholarship. In its 2014 annual ranking of undergraduate business programs, Bloomberg BusinessWeek magazine again ranked the McIntire School of Commerce second in the nation. Consistent with its Jeffersonian heritage, McIntire enjoys a culture of friendly and open exchange among faculty and between faculty and students.

McIntire serves over 660 undergraduates and 250 graduate students. Undergraduate students enter the Commerce School in their third year at the University and concentrate in one or more of six fields: accounting, finance, information technology, management, and/or marketing. A recent New York Times article identified McIntire's Integrated Core Experience for third year students as the envy of other business schools. The major professional services firms (e.g., advertising, accounting, consulting, and investment banks) and many of the Fortune 500 corporations actively recruit McIntire graduates. In 2008, McIntire moved into a new 156,000 square foot academic complex on the Lawn in the heart of UVA's historic Central Grounds, designed by Thomas Jefferson. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is rated highly as a desirable location to live.

McIntire faculty members have received numerous regional and national awards for their research. They also serve as members of editorial review boards and as editors of leading journals in their fields. Management Area scholars include: Tom Bateman, Carl Zeithaml, Brad Brown, Gary Ballinger, Amanda Cowen, Rob Cross, Adelaide W. King, David Lehman, Jeremy Marcel, Kieran O'Connor, Jennifer Knippen, and Ira Harris. Recent publications from this faculty have appeared in Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Nature, Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, Management Science, Journal of Management, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Harvard Business Review and California Management Review. Examples of leading scholars outside the Management Area at McIntire include Bill Wilhelm and David C. Smith, Finance; David Mick and Rick Netemeyer, Marketing; and Suprateek and Saonee Sarker, IT.

To apply, go to, search for posting number 0614314 and then complete a Candidate Profile on-line and attach a CV and a cover letter.

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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