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 project management and operations management. A secondary interest in international business is highly desirable. The position entails conducting rigorous academic research with relevance to a managerial audience.
The appointment for this position begins August 1, 2019. Rank is Assistant, though relevant experience in tenure/tenure track positions will be given consideration in determining length of tenure track. Salary is commensurate with preparation, experience, and demonstrated performance.
Bryant University is a 155 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 3459 undergraduate students who hail from 36 states and 59 countries. We also have 211 full- and part-time graduate students.
The Bryant Management Department consists of fifteen tenured/tenure-track faculty and seven additional non-tenure track faculty members who bring extensive business experience to the classroom. Students interested in Management can earn an undergraduate degree in Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) or International Business (BSIB) with a concentration in Leadership and Innovation Management, Team and Project Management or Human Resource Management, or an MBA. The faculty in the Department also work closely with the interdisciplinary majors in International Business and concentrations of Global Supply Chain Management and Entrepreneurship. Our faculty members are very active in research and have published in such journals as Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management, Technovation, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Human Relations, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Strategic Management Journal, to name a few.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach in our undergraduate (BSBA and BSIB) as well as graduate (MBA) programs related to Team and Project Management, and Leadership and Innovation.
Successful candidates should be committed to teaching excellence, establishing a scholarly publication record consistent with AACSB standards, and serving as an active member of the Bryant community.
The successful candidates will also 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. This is along with service activities that include participating in and leading new initiatives, mentoring students, and being an active participant in departmental and institutional activities.
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, 2019 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.