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Tenure-track Position in Strategy at University of Rhode Island

  • 1.  Tenure-track Position in Strategy at University of Rhode Island

    Posted 06-20-2019 12:11
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    Assistant Professor in Management: Strategy/Policy
    College of Business
    University of Rhode Island

    University of Rhode Island College of Business seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Strategic Management.

    We will be in Boston to meet with interested applicants.  If you would like to meet, send an email to Betsy Cooper: 

    Apply Here: Assistant Professor in Management- Strategy/Policy

    URI's College of Business is the first accredited business school in the State of Rhode Island and recognized for its leadership in business education, research, and outreach. The College of Business is the only institution in Rhode Island with AACSB accredited programs at the undergraduate, Master's, and PhD. levels and a separate accreditation for its Accounting program.

    Located in the historic village of Kingston; the main campus of the University of Rhode Island is close to the ocean and major beaches. Our 1,200-acre campus is a handsome mix of ivy-covered buildings and contemporary architecture. It is 30 miles south of Providence, and within easy reach of Newport, Boston, and New York City. In 2018, the core of the Kingston Campus was named to the National Register of Historic places.

    In addition to the main campus (Kingston Campus), there are three other campuses throughout the state.  The Alan Shaw Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies and the Rhode Island Nursing Education Center are in Providence.  The Narragansett Bay Campus houses the Graduate School of Oceanography and The W. Alton Jones Campus is in a woodland area with streams, forests, and lakes. 


    Teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level in the areas of strategy and one of the following; entrepreneurship, healthcare management, sustainability, and/or global management.

    Conducting research and publishing in high-quality journals as listed in ABDC or other highly reputable listing such as UT Dallas, or Financial Times 50.

    College/university-level service is required.

     Required Qualifications:

    1. An earned PhD. in Management (by August 2020) from an AACSB accredited Business School or a doctorate in a related field with similar accreditation.
    2. Evidence of research potential (e.g. published papers in high-quality journals, manuscripts under review and/or revise-and-resubmit, presentations in peer-reviewed conferences).
    3. Demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate courses.
    4. Experienced with Learning Management Systems
    5. Demonstrated ability to engage in innovative teaching on an individual and team basis.
    6. Demonstrated ability to engage in service activities; e.g. at the college, university, and professional levels.
    7. Demonstrated ability to engage in service activities; e.g. with the work the state and the business communities.
    8. Demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills.
    9. Demonstrated strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.
    10. Demonstrated experience working with diverse groups/populations.


    1. Research program in one or more of these areas: strategy, entrepreneurship, sustainability, healthcare management, global management, and/or any management related topic.
    2. Experience teaching at the undergraduate level and/or graduate level.
    3. Demonstrated evidence of scholarly publication.
    4. Experience in grant writing.


    Application Deadline: This search is open until filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by September 1, 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by October 15, 2019. Applications received subsequent to second consideration day may not be given full consideration.


    Seray Ergene
    Assistant Professor of Management
    University of Rhode Island
    Kingston, RI US