Assistant or Associate Professor of Business Management
Founded in 1869, Chatham University has an enrollment of over 2,200 students across over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability & health, the arts & sciences and business & communications. Chatham has consistently been named a College of Distinction and a “Best College” by U.S. News & World Report, and—as the alma mater of environmental icon, Rachel Carson (Class of ’29)—is perennially ranked as one of the greenest colleges in the United States by Sierra Magazine and the Princeton Review.
Chatham’s mission is: “to prepare students to build lives of purpose, value and fulfilling work…by preparing graduates to be informed and engaged citizens in their communities; to recognize and respect diversity of culture, identity, and opinion; and to live sustainably.” Building on this mission, Chatham is committed to creating a supportive and inclusive learning, living and working environment for all members of the campus community.
Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the School for Continuing & Professional Studies.
Located in Pittsburgh, PA—one of the country’s most livable cities and great college towns—Chatham is spread across three distinct locations: the historic arboretum, Shadyside Campus; Chatham Eastside in the fast-growing East End; and Eden Hall Campus, one of the world’s most sustainable campuses.
Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Chatham University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.
Chatham University is seeking applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Business Management for our IACBE accredited Business and Entrepreneurship Department to begin Fall 2020. The primary responsibilities of this position include teaching some combination of the following courses: Foundations of Business, Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Human Resource Management, Leadership Development, Nonprofit Management, and Business Capstone. Additionally, the selected candidate will advise students, provide service to the department, University, and academic discipline, and enhance Chatham’s connections throughout the local and regional business community.
Qualified candidates will possess a Ph.D. in Business Management with a focus on Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, or related area. Candidates with anticipated Ph.D. completion by August 2020 will be considered. Required qualifications include teaching excellence as indicated by strong teaching evaluations, evidence and potential for high impact research as demonstrated by a track record of published work in peer-reviewed journals as well as a pipeline of work in progress, and the ability to teach business-oriented courses in a collaborative/interdisciplinary environment. Experience with teaching diverse groups of students is desirable; candidates should describe their experience in this arena in their cover letter and teaching statement. The ability to engage in collaborative relationships with start-up and established businesses within the Pittsburgh region is also a key objective of the position.
Preference will be given to candidates who also hold an M.B.A. from an AACSB or ACBSP accredited institution. More information about the department is available at www.chatham.edu/business/.
Chatham University offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, including tuition remission for qualified personnel, and a generous retirement plan.
Interested candidates should visit www.chatham.edu/careersand follow the instructions to complete the application process. To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, resume, and contact information for three professional references.
Deadline for applications is January 4, 2020.
Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer