Entrepreneurship Endowed Chair: Open Rank

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Job ID 27351
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Location Columbia

Job Description

The Department of Management in the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business at the University of Missouri (MU) invites applicants to apply for an open-rank endowed chair faculty position in Entrepreneurship. Key skills sought include expertise in leading edge entrepreneurship research, proven college level teaching ability, and collegiality in service roles.


We seek candidates whose research is focused around managing innovative and entrepreneurial organizations, who will help us achieve our goal to become a top 20 management department in terms of research excellence and instructional program innovation, and who desire to collaborate with doctoral students.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Columbia Missouri Information

The Department of Management consists of three research-oriented faculty groups: Strategy, Innovation & Entrepreneurship; People & Organizations (OB/HR); and Information Systems, Analytics & Technology. We are building a revitalized department based on reimagining what business and business education should be to serve constituents into the future. We prepare students to be leaders in entrepreneurial and technology settings: in large established firms, small and medium sized growth businesses, and entrepreneurial startups.

The Trulaske College of Business consists of about 65 full-time faculty members who serve approximately 5,000 undergraduates, 285 master's students, and 35 doctoral students. The Department of Management consists of 11 tenure-track faculty members and 10 full-time teaching faculty who share a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. We expect significant new hiring throughout the Management Department over the next five years. More information can be found at http://business.missouri.edu.

MU is both a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University-Extensive and Association of American Universities institution. Columbia, with a population of about 110,000, has consistently been rated as one of most livable communities in U.S.

Columbia, Mo., is known as an ideal college town, combining small-town comforts, community spirit and low cost of living with big-city culture, activities and resources. Home to nationally renowned public schools and other colleges and educational centers, Columbia is packed with restaurants and entertainment venues and hosts more than a dozen annual cultural festivals.





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Posted: 10/8/2018
Application Due: 12/7/2018
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