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Posting Date
August 28, 2016
Position Title
Assistant/Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
Vacancy #
V-F42
Department
School of Business
Program
Academic Affairs
Division
Academic Affairs
Job Description

The Feliciano School of Business at Montclair State University invites applications for one full-time tenure track faculty position in Entrepreneurship at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels, starting September 1, 2017. The candidate selected will be expected to teach courses in entrepreneurial mindset, creativity, business model development, pitching, and business launch at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. As the school has a rich portfolio of programs, we seek candidates who can be effective teaching across multiple programs.  In addition, the candidate is expected to pursue scholarly research leading to publications in high-quality, peer-reviewed journals; engage in outreach activities with the local business community; increase the visibility of programs; serve on department, school, and university-level committees; advise students; and participate in curricular review and development activities. Candidates with an interest in researching underrepresented entrepreneurial populations are highly preferred.   In addition, candidates with entrepreneurial experience in the form of starting and operating businesses and/or working with university-based outreach programs such as entrepreneurship centers and small business institutes will have a major advantage.

 The Feliciano School of Business is accredited by AACSB International at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It offers a BS in Business Administration (ten concentrations), BS in Accounting, BA in Economics, MBA (six concentrations, cohort based model), MS in Accounting degree programs and several graduate level certificates. In fall 2015, the Feliciano School officially opened a new 143,000-square-foot, six-story, high-tech, interactive learning environment for their 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Among the building’s many noteworthy features are a 3-D printing innovation lab, a Financial Resource Center with multiple Bloomberg terminals, interview rooms for corporate recruiting, state-of-the-art classrooms and computer labs, a 150-seat lecture hall that may be used for public events as well as classes, collaborative spaces for networking, team building and group study and market research/analysis labs. The recently named Ellyn A. McColgan Student Services Center provides undergraduate students with integrated and individualized academic advisement and career placement programs from admission to graduation, and graduate students with support and resources for career development. The school also incorporates the Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship, which fosters an entrepreneurial mindset and nurtures an extensive community of followers through innovative, interdisciplinary programs and events.  The Feliciano School of Business is highlighted in The Princeton Review’s Guide to the Best 295 Business Schools.

 Nearly 95 full-time faculty and 30 staff members bring an impressive range of expertise to the School, with terminal degrees and advanced training from leading universities.  The Feliciano School of Business is committed to enhancing its reputation and engagement with the business community while raising its scholarly profile, and dedicates substantial resources to support faculty research and development.

 

Qualifications & Requirements

Qualified candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship or related field (or be expected to complete their Ph.D. by August 2017), exhibit potential to publish high-quality journals, and have teaching experience.  Preference will be given to candidates with research experience focusing on underrepresented populations, entrepreneurial experience in the form of starting and operating a business, publications in peer-reviewed journals, demonstrated excellence in teaching evidenced by peer and student evaluations, and demonstrated evidence of the ability to build relationships with business partners. 

Salary Range

Salary dependent upon qualifications

Anticipated Start Date
September 1, 2017
Send cover letter and resume to
(include vacancy # if above)

Send application letter, resume, and three letters of reference to:

Dennis Bone, Director, Feliciano Center of Entrepreneurship 

Montclair State University

Box V-F42,     Montclair, NJ 07043

entrsearch@mail.montclair.edu