The Girard School of Business at Merrimack College is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Practice (open ended non-tenure track) of Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management (E/SBM) starting fall 2021.
Position Overview: The successful candidate will help to develop entrepreneurship and small business management-related courses and assist with the creation of our new entrepreneurship / small business management concentration in the business school. They will be expected to deliver high-quality undergraduate and graduate instruction to students including on-campus, hybrid and online modalities. The faculty member is expected to advise and mentor students, serve on faculty committees, and participate in recruitment efforts.
The Girard School of Business has approximately 1,400 undergraduate and graduate students and offers a BSBA degree with ten concentrations, MS degrees in Management and Accounting, as well as an online MS degree in Business Analytics. Our MS in Management program was ranked 8th in the TFE Times 2018 list of best programs nationally.
Required Qualifications: PhD, MBA or equivalent from an accredited university Experience as an entrepreneur and/or ownership of a small business A strong record of high quality teaching and curriculum development Contribute to diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives in the Girard School and the college more broadly
Interested applicants must apply online, through Academic Jobs Online. Application materials should include only: A cover letter declaring interest in the position A current CV which includes details of teaching/work experience and, where relevant, research achievements List of 3-5 references
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
About Merrimack College:
The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 4800 undergraduates and graduate students from 32 states and 37 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack is one the fastest growing educational institutions in the country and has steadily climbed up U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of Best Colleges, coming in 46th out of 170 schools ranked in the Regional Universities North category. Merrimack is also listed as one of the top 10 most innovative schools and is placed 35th for best undergraduate teaching programs among schools in this U.S. News category.
Merrimack College is committed to building a culturally and racially diverse community, based on the values of diversity, equity and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups. Candidates should describe in their application previous activities or interests related to equity, diversity, and inclusion, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.
This position is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Merrimack College
One of the fastest-growing educational institutions in the country, Merrimack College is a selective, private college in a beautiful, residential setting — just minutes from Boston, Massachusetts.