The Palumbo Donahue School of Business Administration at Duquesne University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Strategic Management, beginning Fall 2020. Applicants with secondary interests in international business, entrepreneurship or sustainability are especially welcome. Responsibilities include scholarship and an initial base teaching load of five classes per year at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels.
We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, easy access to the vibrant Pittsburgh business and entrepreneurship communities and financial support for high-quality research and teaching. Specifically, the School offers a summer grant program (with priority given to junior faculty), ongoing funding for scholarship, plus research and teaching awards for our best faculty. We also subscribe to several research databases and offer research active faculty graduate student support. There are currently eight named faculty positions in the School, four of which are rotating faculty fellowships aimed at recently tenured associate professors.
Palumbo~Donahue School of Business Administration
The Palumbo-Donahue School of Business has approximately 1450 undergraduate and 300 graduate students. The Management and Marketing Department supports several degree programs within the school, including the B.S.B.A (majors include international business, marketing, management, and entrepreneurship), the MBA (online, part-time and full-time) and the online M.S. in Management. All programs are accredited by AACSB. The Department has 22 full-time faculty members including 9 tenured or tenure-track faculty focusing on disciplines within management. Over the past 3 academic years, these 9 faculty members have published over 40 peer reviewed articles in leading outlets such as Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Ethics and Journal of Organizational Behavior. The Department is also home to an annual research-oriented book series, Business and Society 360, as well as multiple centers (i.e., centers in entrepreneurship, ethics, sales and sustainability).
Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information about the business school and university, see: www.duq.edu. Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community.
As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.
Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIRED ATTRIBUTES
Applicants should have earned a Ph.D. in Management with emphasis in strategic management or related areas from an AACSB-accredited business school prior to their start date.
Applicants must also be committed to teaching excellence, have an active and promising research agenda, demonstrate a collegial and collaborative citizenship orientation, and be willing to contribute to the growth and development of our programs (e.g., serving on a standing committee or supporting department events).
Practitioner experience in the candidate's areas of primary or secondary interest is desirable as is experience with graduate teaching, online instruction and/or executive education.
We also welcome applicants with an interest in conducting interdisciplinary scholarship.
Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your research and teaching interests, a CV, a statement on teaching, your official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/65245. Screening of applicants will commence immediately. We will conduct preliminary interviews at the Academy of Management conference in Boston or via video conference and will continue to review applications until the positions are filled.
We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.
Internal Number: 20-220 (AOM2019)
About Duquesne University
Duquesne University inspires growth - intellectually, spiritually and professionally.
Employees at Duquesne University are an integral part of a dedicated community of students, scholars, clergy and professionals from diverse backgrounds. Our talented staff and faculty drive the University's growth and advances in higher education, technology, research and community involvement. We provide many ways for our employees to grow, personally and professionally, through research, interdisciplinary programs and service.
With about 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students, and a 15:1 student-faculty ratio, Duquesne University offers close interaction among faculty, administrators, staff and students. Our nine schools offer more than 180 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels, giving students a broad perspective and a wide range of academic choices.
The Schools include:
McAnulty College & Graduate School of Liberal Arts
Bayer School of Natural & Environmental Sciences
Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Mylan School of Pharmacy
Rangos School of Health Sciences
School of Nursing
School of Education
Mary Pappert School of ...Music
School of Law
Biomedical Engineering Program
From our campuses in Ireland and Italy, to our home on the bluff, Duquesne is changing educational models to meet the needs of today's students in new ways. We provide courses online and on campus and offer innovative programs in emerging industries such as biomedical engineering.
Full-time employees are eligible for an excellent flexible benefits program that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, short and long term disability benefits, tuition remission and exchange, retirement savings plan, and vacation time. Compensation is competitive with other higher educational institutions of our stature.
Duquesne is a private university on a 50-acre campus, located above the vibrant city of Pittsburgh. This gives our community a small town feel near a rich urban setting. The Pittsburgh region offers a variety of cultural, education and professional opportunities, where a safe and affordable lifestyle is readily available.
Duquesne University interacts with Pittsburgh's corporate community through business and medical fieldwork and internships that enhance our students' educational experiences. Students and faculty also contribute through community service in health care, education, social services and the arts.
One of America's leading Catholic universities, Duquesne was founded by the Congregation of the Holy Spirit in 1878. The Spiritans continue to play an important and inspirational role in the campus' ethical teachings and outreach. The Duquesne community contributes about 249,700 hours of voluntary service each year, with more than 60 percent of our students in direct service to the underprivileged.
Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission and to respect the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community.