Bryant University seeks to fill a tenure-track position in the Department of Management (rank is Assistant). Bryant seeks a candidate with a strong commitment to excellence in scholarly research and teaching in the field of international business. A secondary interest in strategic management is highly desirable. The position entails conducting rigorous academic research with relevance to a managerial audience.
Faculty members at Bryant have the opportunity to draw upon data sources available through our Chafee Center for International Business and U.S.-China Institute for use in international business research. A new faculty member may teach in our undergraduate (BSBA and BSIB) as well as graduate (MBA) programs. They also may have the opportunity to travel internationally with colleagues and students as part of our Sophomore International Experience. Additional course assignments will depend on the candidates’ interests and experience.
Qualifications Candidates must have a Ph.D. or D.B.A. in Management from an AACSB-International accredited school. ABD in management with completion expected by August 1, 2012 from an AACSB accredited school will be considered. Candidates should be committed to teaching excellence, establishing a scholarly publication record consistent with AACSB standards, and serving as active members of the Bryant community. The demonstrated capacity to conduct research that speaks to both academic and managerial audiences is highly desirable. The successful candidate must be able to teach courses at both the undergraduate (BSBA and BSIB) and graduate (MBA) level.
Successful candidates also will demonstrate the potential, as their career progresses, to conduct a variety of scholarly activities that support research and teaching, e.g., building new programs, writing research grants, establishing connections with the business community, and developing new courses.
Application Process To receive full consideration, interested persons must apply electronically. Applications should include a letter of application, current vita, and evidence to support the following expectations:
○ teaching undergraduate and graduate (graduate not mandatory) management courses
○ conducting and publishing research in international business, strategic management and related areas
○ contributing to student growth and development through active involvement in student related activities (e.g., advising, working with student organizations)
○ providing service to the university and community Complete information regarding the required application process is available on-line at http://employment.bryant.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=50783
Bryant University will begin reviewing applications and conducting interviews immediately. Should you wish to discuss this opening or for more information please contact:
Dr. Madan Annavarjula – firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Michael Roberto – email@example.com
Co-Chairs, Search Committee, Department of Management
Appointment Begins August 1, 2012. Rank is Assistant. Salary is commensurate with preparation, experience, and demonstrated performance. EEOC Statement Bryant University is an equal employment opportunity employer.
About Bryant Bryant University is a 149 year old private secular institution and is accredited by AACSB-International and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Bryant is a student-centered institution, focused on academic excellence that prepares our students to achieve their personal best in life and in their chosen professions. We have approximately 3300 undergraduate students who hail from 27 states and 54 countries. We also have approximately 244 full and part-time graduate students. The Bryant Management Department consists of twelve tenure-track faculty and six additional non-tenure track faculty members who bring extensive business experience to the classroom. Students interested in Management can earn an undergraduate (BSBA) degree with a concentration in Management or Human Resource Management, an undergraduate degree in International Business (BSIB), or an MBA.