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Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior, Arizona State University

  • 1.  Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior, Arizona State University

    Posted 11-16-2021 08:08

    Hi everyone:

    We're delighted to announce a position for an Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior. If you have any questions about the position, please feel free to contact me.

    All the best,

    Blake Ashforth (blake.ashforth@asu.edu)

    Horace Steele Arizona Heritage Chair

    Department of Management & Entrepreneurship

    W.P. Carey School of Business

    Arizona State University

    Application link: apply.interfolio.com/98439

    Position Description

    The Assistant Professor opening is a tenure-track position in the area of organizational behavior. Eligible applicants must conduct high quality research that is published in the Department's "A level" journals; effectively teach management courses at the undergraduate and/or graduate level; serve as a research mentor to doctoral students; and interact effectively with colleagues to support and enhance our unique department culture. The appointment will begin in Fall 2022.

    The W. P. Carey School of Business values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.


    Minimum Qualifications:

    1) An earned PhD in organizational behavior or related academic field, or must be close to earning a PhD by the position start date. 

    2) Evidence of the potential to actively publish in premier scholarly management journals.

    Desired Qualifications:

    1) Evidence of teaching excellence in one or more areas of management.

    2) Evidence of a strong research agenda with published or forthcoming papers in premier academic journals.

    Application Instructions

    Applicants must submit curriculum vitae, cover letter that addresses the above criteria, evidence of effective university teaching, and a statement (one page maximum) addressing how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion will advance W. P. Carey's commitment to inclusive excellence. Only electronic applications will be accepted via http://apply.interfolio.com/98439

    Application deadline is January 3, 2022. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool. Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled.

    References will be requested during the latter stages of the selection process.

    The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship is one of ASU's pillars of excellence. Over the last five years, our research productivity continues to rank among the top five schools in North America in terms of publications in premier management journals (see Texas A & M / UGA rankings website at http://www.tamugarankings.com). Our faculty has a strong emphasis on research excellence. We have multiple faculty members who either currently serve or have served as editor or associate editor of the top management journals, underscoring our commitment to a research-oriented culture. In addition, our faculty members are among the most award-winning teachers in the W. P. Carey School and author multiple market-leading textbooks. We are an especially collegial group, and organizational citizenship is a cornerstone of our culture.

    The faculty members in Management and Entrepreneurship represent the areas of Strategic Management, Organizational Behavior, Organizational Theory, Human Resources, International Management, Ethics/Social Environment of Business, and Entrepreneurship. They include: Blake Ashforth, Mike Baer, Jonathan Bundy, Rachel Burgess, Trevis Certo (Senior Associate Dean for Faculty), Heewon Chae, Kevin Corley, Luis Gomez-Mejia, Amy Hillman, Peter Hom, Don Lange, Peggy Lee, Jeff LePine, Marcie LePine, Luiz Mesquita (Associate Dean for Graduate Programs), Chris Neck, Matt Semadeni, Wei Shen (Department Chair), Christine Shropshire, David Waldman, Shaoqing (Milo) Wang, Ned Wellman, David Welsh, and David Zhu. Additional information about the Department of Management can be found at http://wpcarey.asu.edu/mgt/.

    The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with more than 15,000 students and 100,000 alumni worldwide. From our world-renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking. The W. P. Carey School is internationally recognized for its leadership in business education, groundbreaking research and innovation, and renowned faculty, making us one of the top-ranked business schools in the country. Learn more at wpcarey.asu.edu.

    Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

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    A background check is required for employment. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

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    Blake Ashforth
    Arizona State University
    Tempe AZ
    (480) 965-0917