Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Entrepreneurship Department of Management and Marketing Harrison College of Business
Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in entrepreneurship, innovation, small business growth strategy and occasionally courses in management or marketing. (Normal teaching load is 9 hours per semester and may involve some ITV and online instruction)
Advise and mentor students (and a student organization) in entrepreneurship competitions and co-curricular activities in the areas of innovation and entrepreneurship
Participate in the operations of a student incubator and creative industries lab
Serve on a faculty team to develop entrepreneurship curriculum across the campus
Produce scholarly publications consistent with AACSB accreditation and institutional standards
Provide department, college, and University service according to departmental tenure and promotion guidelines
PhD/DBA or ABD (Doctorate completed by August 2018) in Entrepreneurship, Management, Marketing or a closely related discipline (Degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/ government certified university.)
Demonstrated experience in entrepreneurship or small business growth strategy
Demonstrated ability to deliver highly effective teaching for a variety of courses in entrepreneurship
Demonstrated ability to deliver highly effective teaching for one or more courses in management or marketing
Demonstrated ability to facilitate experiential learning activities
Demonstrated ability to advise and mentor students, including a student organization
Demonstrated ability to produce quality research related to entrepreneurship
Demonstrated commitment to collegiality and collaboration within the University community
Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with external constituencies
Evidence of highly effective communication skills (verbal, written and interpersonal)
Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multicultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities
As a public regional university (with a graduate mission), Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate (and graduate) education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended and online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention and degree completion.
Application Deadline: The position is available August 1, 2018 and will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by August 18, 2017.
Letter of interest addressing position qualifications
Current curriculum vitae
Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts are required when offer of employment is accepted)
Names, telephone numbers, addresses, and e-mail addresses of three professional references
Departmental Information: Information regarding the Department of Management and Marketing may be found at: http://www.semo.edu/managementandmarketing. The Department of Management and Marketing has 20 full-time faculty and approximately 1000 undergraduate majors. It is part of the Harrison College of Business which is AACSB accredited and has approximately 1500 undergraduate students and 200 graduate students. Noteworthy university entities in the area of entrepreneurship are the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Catapult Creative House (a student business incubator and creative industries lab).
University Facts: Southeast Missouri State University is a comprehensive regional state university with seven colleges and schools, 11,500 students, and a faculty and staff of over 1,100. Southeast, a moderately selective institution, offers baccalaureate, masters and specialist degrees, and participates in joint doctoral programs with the University of Missouri. Cape Girardeau, a historic city overlooking the Mississippi River, is the hub of a thriving county with a population of approximately 71,000. Serving a region of more than 500,000 people, it is the largest center for retail, medical, manufacturing, communications, and cultural activities between St. Louis and Memphis.
Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond. Recognizing its responsibility for excellence in teaching and student learning, the Univ...ersity supports a wide array of on-and off-campus instructional, research, and public service programs that address the intellectual, professional, personal, social, and cultural needs of its constituent groups. As a multi-purpose institution, the University achieves its educational goals through the offering of degree programs and other learning experiences to its varied constituents. Southeast is an “engaged” university supporting a wide array of research and public service programs that enrich and extend the learning environment. Southeast Missouri State University strives to provide students with high-quality, accessible and affordable educational programs responsive to the needs of the region, the nation, and the world.