Assistant or Associate Professor of Management - Entrepreneurship & Strategy (Fall 2018); Multi-Campus

Position ID: 37392
University of North Georgia
Marketing & Management
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Position Description
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Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 


Assistant/Associate Professor of Management - Entrepreneurship / Strategy ( Fall 2018)
Position Number:  53001048
Benefits Eligible:  Yes
Campus Location:  Multi-Campus
General Summary:

The University of North Georgia (UNG) is currently accepting applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Management, Entrepreneurship / Strategy position in the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB). This is a ten-month, tenure-track position with a start date of August 1, 2018.  The MCCB is AACSB accredited, offers programs on four campuses, and serves more than 4000 business students.  North Georgia region offers abundant cultural and recreational opportunities and an outstanding quality of life. The position will require teaching on multiple campuses during the semester.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
  • This position requires teaching undergraduate and possibly graduate management courses in the Management & Marketing department. 
  • Additional requirements include advising students, engaging with the college, university and business communities, producing relevant and active scholarship consistent with AACSB accreditation standards, and contributing to a respectful and collegial college culture.
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to innovative learning; produce relevant research in peer-reviewed journals; engage with the business community to further the goals of the Mike Cottrell College of Business; and embrace an enthusiastic commitment to management education.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Candidates should demonstrate excellent communication skills as well as the interpersonal abilities to work successfully with students, faculty, the broader university, and the North Georgia regional community.
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • A PhD or DBA in Management from an AACSB-accredited institution is required at time of hire.
  • A specific focus in Entrepreneurship and/or Strategy is strongly preferred although a closely related field may be considered.  In some circumstances ABDs nearing completion of their degrees may be eligible.
  • Entrepreneurship and/or business strategy expertise in teaching and research is a required qualification.
  • Position requires noteworthy teaching and student engagement, contemporary knowledge in the field, and the utilization of latest research methodologies.
Anticipated Hire Date:  08/01/2018
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts
Special Instructions to Applicants:
If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at

Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information:
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion.
The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Business Administration and Management, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Strategic Management
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Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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