Assistant/Associate Professor – Management & International Business

Department: Management and International Business
Rank: Assistant/Associate
Specializations: International Business
Search # 23-003

Located in historic New Haven, a city rich in art and culture, Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) is a diverse and student-centered public university dedicated to academic excellence, access, and service for the public good. SCSU provides a supportive and welcoming environment for all members of its community through a campus-wide commitment to social justice. SCSU is an innovative, student-centric university, located less than three miles from downtown New Haven, with easy access to New York City and Boston.

The School of Business has had increasing enrollments, significant external funding success, and will be occupying a newly constructed facility in September 2023. The school aspires to achieve preeminence and distinguishability and has adopted the tag line “Change for Good” with a focus on sustainability, conscious capitalism, student professional development and business community engagement woven throughout its programs.

Brief Description of Duties/Responsibilities

Southern invites applications from individuals who believe in the mission of public higher education and are committed to outstanding teaching and scholarship. Successful candidates will be disciplinary scholars devoted to a student-centric approach.

The Department of Management/International Business is seeking a qualified faculty member to fill a full time, tenure track opening to begin August 2023. Appointment will be at either the Assistant or the Associate level, depending on the candidate’s qualifications.  The faculty member will be expected to teach at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels; teaching responsibilities may include evenings and weekends. Scholarly activities, productive service and student advisement are required; engagement with the business community is expected.

Required Qualifications

A research doctorate in International Business or related field is required, preferably from an AACSB accredited institution. ABD applicants will be considered.  Earned doctorate must be completed within two years of appointment. Alternatively, applicants with an appropriate terminal degree and substantial, recent senior-level practitioner experience will be considered.

Candidates must establish their ability to be qualified under our AACSB standards.  All candidates must be able to teach effectively at the university level to a diverse group of undergraduate and MBA students. Candidates must demonstrate an ability to engage in meaningful scholarship.  Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • Experience teaching courses on International Business at the Graduate and/or Undergraduate levels.
  • With demonstrated evidence of personalized student mentoring or coaching outside of advisement.
  • Experience teaching classes in hybrid and online formats.
  • Evidence of creative teaching innovation.
  • An ability to publish high-impact research.
  • An active research agenda.
  • Industry or consulting experience.
  • A research agenda and teaching experience that complements departmental needs.

Application Process

Please submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy (1 page), research overview (1 page), and a list of three contacts for recommendations electronically to:  Management/IB Chair at Best consideration will be given to complete applications received by Monday November 28, 2022. The position will remain open until filled.

Southern Connecticut State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The University seeks to enhance the diversity of its faculty and staff. People of color, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.