George Mason University
The George Mason University, School of Management invites applications and nominations for a tenured position to enhance its research and instructional footprint in the area of global business. Candidates with an earned doctorate in any business discipline or a closely related field are eligible, as long as their research portfolio aligns with global business in a substantive way. The successful candidate will also support the development of a center of excellence in global business. Rank is at the Associate or Full Professor level. Salary and teaching load are competitive.
The successful candidate will be expected to:
- Teach appropriate courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels;
- Provide academic leadership by publishing in high-quality journals and working with colleagues within the school and across the university to advance curriculum and research on global issues;
- Actively support the school's and university's mission to further enhance Mason's international standing and visibility;
- Serve on school and university committees, and actively participate in the life of the school and university; and
- Provide external leadership in engaging the business community and seeking funding sources to support global business studies.
The School of Management is fully accredited by AACSB-International and has over 4,000 students in its undergraduate, MBA, EMBA, and technology management programs. Students are culturally diverse with over 40 percent speaking more than one language and representing over 200 countries.
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in a range of academic fields. Students are currently studying in 168 degree programs across the university's three campuses. Enrollment is over 32,000, with 5,000 students living on the main campus in Fairfax, Va. In 2011, Mason was ranked fifth on the U.S. News & World Report list of "Up-and-coming National Universities.”
The Washington, D.C., region is both a world political center, and an economic and technological center. It houses a high concentration of information technology, telecommunications and biotechnology companies; world-class arts communities; and is close to extensive park and recreational areas including the Shenandoah National Park, Blue Ridge Mountains, Eastern Shore and Atlantic coast.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must apply online for position number F9330z at http://jobs.gmu.edu where you will be asked to attach your letter of interest and curriculum vitae. Questions regarding technical aspects of the application process should be directed to Basma Ishak at 703-993-1770. Review of applications will begin November 2, 2010, and will continue on a rolling basis until the position is filled.