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Assistant / Associate Professor in International Business and Management Strategy

Employer
University of North Georgia
Location
Gainesville, FL
Closing date
May 10, 2024

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Specialty
Finance
Position Type
Assistant
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
College / University
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Department Information

The Department of Management and Marketing includes majors in management and in marketing, with concentrations in Business Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Digital Marketing, Professional Sales, and Logistics & Supply Chain Management in the BBA degree program. The MCCB is an AACSB-accredited business school with over 4,800 students across five campuses. The College includes the Institute for Cyber Operations, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and the Truist Center for Ethical Leadership. In addition to the BBA, the College offers undergraduate degrees in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, and Technology Management, and two associate degrees. Graduate programs include the Cottrell MBA, Master of Accountancy, Master of Science in Computer Science, and four graduate certificates. The international group of teacher-scholars provides an exceptional learning community to prepare students for their professional roles and to engage with business and industry in the region to foster economic development.

Job Summary

The Department of Management and Marketing in the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB) at the University of North Georgia (UNG) invites applicants for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor in International Business and Management Strategy beginning with the Fall 2024 semester. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses on multiple UNG campuses. There might be an opportunity to teach in the graduate program.

Responsibilities
  • Use innovative teaching and learning techniques to provide high-quality international business, business strategy, and management courses.
  • Engage in significant and sustained scholarship related to international business and business strategy.
  • Engage with the business community to further the goals of the Mike Cottrell College of Business (e.g., connecting students to potential employers).
  • Participate as an active, contributing member to the service activities of the College.

Required Qualifications
  • An earned doctorate degree in an area with a primary focus on international business and/or business strategy, preferably from an AACSB-accredited institution, required at the time of hire. An ABD nearing completion will be considered with documentation of degree completion.
  • Recent substantive and significant scholarship relevant to international business, business/management strategy, and related fields.
  • Preference will be given to those applicants who have a record of excellent teaching and scholarship in the areas of international business and business strategy and commitment to business education.
  • Preference will also be given to those with industry experience relevant to international business and business strategy areas.

Required Documents to Attach
  • Resume Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, and Transcripts

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Knowledge of teaching and learning practices;
  • Knowledge of theoretical and applied concepts of international business and business strategy;
  • Ability to demonstrate best practices of written and oral communication; and
  • Ability to work as part of a collaborative team; passion for working with students to develop their skills and expertise.

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with the University of North Georgia, as determined by University of North Georgia in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

Other Information

This is not a supervisory position.

This position does not have any financial responsibilities.

This position will be required to drive.

This role is considered a position of trust.

This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).

This position may travel 1% - 24% of the time

Background Check
  • Position of Trust + Education

Special Applicant Instructions
  • If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

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