Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Organizational Behavior

Position ID: 38368
Georgia State University
Managerial Sciences
Branch Campus: 
Atlanta, Georgia
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Professor
Job Description: 


Faculty Search Announcement

Organization Behavior – Tenure Track

Department of Managerial Sciences

Robinson College of Business

Georgia State University

Atlanta, Georgia


The Robinson College of Business seeks applications and nominations for one or more tenure track faculty positions in the area of Organization Behavior.  The rank is open with a preference for hiring at the advanced Assistant or the Associate Professor level.  Individuals with research and/or teaching experience related to organization behavior topics and issues associated with innovation and/or adaptation to change are especially encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will begin employment in August 2018.

Georgia State University, a leading public urban research university, and the Robinson College of Business are growing institutions that provide exceptional opportunities for their faculty members. The Department of Managerial Sciences has outstanding faculty colleagues with research and teaching interests that represent the different facets of Management including Strategic Management, Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, Business Analysis, and Operations Management.  Our faculty members are enthusiastically engaged in research and regularly publish in the top journals in their disciplines, hold leadership positions in professional associations and sit on the editorial boards of top journals.  They are also engaged with colleagues in other units of the College, the University, and neighboring universities in the Atlanta area in a variety of professional activities to form an involved community of scholars.  The city of Atlanta provides an excellent setting for someone with interests in organization behavior with 16 Fortune 500 companies and 26 Fortune 1000 companies headquartered in the metropolitan area.  The metro Atlanta area is also the home of a number of regional headquarters, operational units of a large number of regional, national and global enterprises, and a vibrant entrepreneurial community. Georgia State University has strong ties with the Atlanta business community, many of whom are alumni of the College.  The Robinson College of Business, accredited by the AACSB, is one of the largest in the country with approximately 6,000 undergraduate, 1,300 masters and 150 Ph.D. students.  Our MBA program for working professionals and our Bachelor of Business Administration degrees are ranked by U.S. News & World Report as among the best offered by public universities.

Candidates must have an earned doctorate in a relevant field from an AACSB-accredited university (or international equivalent) and a current record of scholarly publications consistent with rank, as well as a demonstrated ability or high potential for teaching within Organization Behavior. The College expects and strongly supports faculty research leading to publication in top tier journals.  Collegiality and a demonstrated ability to develop and work with others to define and conduct research are important at all ranks. The positions include teaching at the graduate and/or undergraduate levels in the College’s academic programs.  Salary, teaching loads, and other types of support are competitive with other research universities.  These positions are contingent upon final budget approval by the University.

Application Procedure:

Application review will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.  Those wishing to apply should register with Academic Jobs Online at http://academicjobsonline.org/ (registration is free) and upload their letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness and the contact information for three letters of reference.  Applicants are required to submit their materials via this online system.  Questions about the position should be sent to Dr. Songqi Liu at sqliu@gsu.edu.  

Review of applications will begin immediately, and applicants will be reviewed until the position is filled.  The position is contingent upon final budget approval by the University.

Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity educational institution, an affirmative action employer and accommodates individuals with disabilities.  All applicants must comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.  Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a background report.

CIP Discipline Code: 
Organizational Behavior Studies
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Open Until Filled
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