Assistant Professor of Management

Denver, Denver County
Aug 08, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Posting Description: The Business School at the University of Colorado Denver (UCD) has an opening for a full- time tenure track Assistant Professor of Management. We are particularly interested in candidates with a deep commitment to research and teaching in any of the macro management sub-disciplines Business Strategy, Organization and Management Theory or macro-oriented Entrepreneurship. This is an Assistant Professor position in the Management department at the University of Colorado Denver Business School.The faculty member will teach 4 courses (3 hours each) during a 9-month appointment and is expected to maintain a track record of high quality peer-reviewed published academic research in his/her field. The position is 40% teaching, 40% research, and 20% service. As one of three institutions within the University of Colorado system, UC Denver is the premier research university in Colorado, serving more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate and health professions students in Denver, Aurora and online and awarding nearly 4,000 degrees each year. The renowned researchers and award-winning faculty of UC Denver offer more than 100 degree programs through 13 colleges and schools. The new Anschutz Medical Campus includes over 5 million square feet of research, educational and clinical space on 227 acres. The Downtown Campus is located in one of America's most vibrant urban centers, just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts, the LoDo District and the state capitol. On both campuses, students, staff and faculty have access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural opportunities. Recognized for its educational excellence, the Business School brings together a world-class faculty, top-notch students and influential business partners. With classes offered during the day, in the evening and online, the Business School is the largest graduate school of business in the region and the first choice of business professionals; undergraduate business programs are recently revised and rapidly growing. One of the few schools in Colorado that have earned AACSB accreditation at both undergraduate and graduate levels, the school attracts intelligent, highly motivated students from across the country and around the world and prepares them for professional careers through a rigorous learning environment, faculty mentorship, and real world experience. The downtown campus is located in the heart of the city's commercial, cultural and recreational district. Its location in downtown Denver attracts a diverse population many of whom are non-traditional students. This diversity is enriched by our commitment to a philosophy of inclusion, embedded in all aspects of campus life from its community members, curriculum, research and community service, allowing for the creation of a learning environment that welcomes, embraces, sustains and celebrates the unique and shared experiences of faculty, staff and students. The Management program currently has 18 full-time faculty, including three past officers of the Academy of Management. The Management Program supports the MBA program and offers an MS in Management with 10 distinct specializations and the BSBA emphases in Management, HRM and Sports Management. We are the only university in the state to offer SHRM's certified HRM curriculum in the BS, MS and MBA programs. The Management faculty include: Ken Bettenhausen, Wayne Cascio, David Chandler, Kang Rae Cho, Vinit Desai, Kyle Ehrardt, C. Marlene Fiol, Linda Fried, Blair Gifford, Wendy Guild, Sarah Kovoor-Misra, Barry McConnell, Jeff Nystrom, David Ruderman, John Ruhnka, Manuel Serapio, Ira Selkowitz, and Traci Sitzmann. Applications are accepted electronically at, refer to job posting F01605 Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees. The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Minimum Qualifications: Required Qualifications: Required qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. in Management or related field from an AACSB accredited (or equivalent) university. PhD and dissertation must be in a macro-management field, e.g., BPP, OMT. Applicants must demonstrate potential for excellence in research and for excellence in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

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Desired Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated excellence in research, as evidenced by publications in high level refereed journals and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, as supported by student course evaluations.

Campus: Denver