The Department of Management and Operations at the Villanova School of Business seeks to fill a position in strategic management beginning Fall 2021. The department has needs at either the rank of tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor with tenure and will consider candidates with outstanding qualifications and experience.
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.
Duties and Responsibilities:
VSB is committed to both scholarly research and teaching excellence. In addition to maintaining an active research agenda leading to high-quality publications, the appointment involves teaching strategic management at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition to teaching and research, this position requires an openness to providing service to the department, Villanova School of Business, and the University. Candidates for assistant professor should anticipate an environment conducive to focusing on research while candidates for associate professor should anticipate a more substantial service load while continuing to be productive researchers.
Applicants should demonstrate strong performance in teaching strategic management courses. Assistants can demonstrate this through early teaching in course, while associates should demonstrate effectiveness teaching strategic management at both the undergraduate and graduate levels coupled with impactful service contributions throughout their career. The successful candidate for the assistant professor position will have published their research in ranked journals and/or will demonstrate promise for doing so, while candidates for the associate professor position will have published in top strategy and management journals and will demonstrate a continued ability and desire to pursue an active research program focused on publishing in ranked outlets.
About Villanova University
Management & Operations faculty focus on three important areas: the design and delivery of innovative and action-oriented curricula that develop students into ethical global leaders; the involvement in and publication of high-level, impactful scholarship that is recognized in the top research and applied journals in the world; and the support of the students, college, and other stakeholders through meaningful service and leadership roles.