University of South Florida, Tampa

Tampa, Florida United States

Assistant, Associate

    November 27, 2022
Job ID32378
LocationTampa, FL
Full/Part TimeFull-Time

Posting Details

Department: Center for Entrepreneurship / 0-1415-001 

College/Division: Muma College of Business 

Salary Plan: Faculty

Hiring Salary/Salary Range: Negotiable 

The School of Marketing and Innovation at the Muma College of Business, University of South Florida, Tampa, invites applications for a two (2) tenure-track/tenured positions at the Advanced Assistant or Associate level. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Strategy or a related business discipline from an AACSB (or international equivalent) accredited University. A minimum of 5 years post PhD experience. 

Applications are welcomed from all strategy areas, although a strong preference exists for scholars with a focus on entrepreneurship and innovation research and teaching. Ideal candidates will target and publish in high quality strategy and entrepreneurship journals (AMJ, AMR, SMJ, ASQ, OrgSc, RP, JBV, ETP, SEJ, etc.) and demonstrate excellence in teaching. Teaching experience in courses related to social and global entrepreneurship and strategy is highly desired. 

The School of Marketing and Innovation offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in marketing, entrepreneurship, sports management and supply chain management including an MS/entrepreneurship, MS/marketing, MS/sport entertainment management, MS/supply chain management and Ph.D program with a concentration in marketing. Faculty members also teach in the MBA, Executive MBA, and DBA programs. The School offers a strong mix of collegiality and scholarship along with a friendly and welcoming environment. Faculty members are research-active, with recent publications in high quality strategy and entrepreneurship journals. A new behavioral research lab is available for those wishing to conduct experiments. The lab is equipped to support research and teaching, including collection of biometric data using iMotions software. 

The Muma College of Business operates in an exciting, vibrant, innovation-friendly environment. Over the past few years, USF received over $50 million from key donors to name the Muma College of Business, the Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy, the Monica Wooden Center for Supply Chain Management and Sustainability, the Vinik Sport & Entertainment Management Program, and the Collier Student Success Center. In recent years, the Muma College of Business successfully launched the Center for Marketing and Sales Innovation and also one of the country’s new breed of DBA programs targeting C-suite executives. 

QUALIFICATIONS (Education & Experience):

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. A PhD in Business with specialization in strategy from an AACSB (or international equivalent) accredited institution or a PhD in other related disciplines.
  2. Evidence of ability to publish in top-level journals in strategy, entrepreneurship and Innovation. 

Primary Qualifications:

  1. At least 5 years of post-PhD experience in academia.
  2. Evidence of superior teaching ability.
  3. Expectation that the candidate will contribute to the Center of Entrepreneurship’s strategic initiatives and community outreach efforts.
  4. Overall quality of the candidate as indicated by letters of reference and personal contacts. 

Other Qualifications:

  1. Evidence of ability to make service contributions to the university and the profession.
  2. Expectation that the candidate will be collegial.
  3. Reputation of program granting the candidate’s degree.
  4. Background in strategy, entrepreneurship and innovation.
  5. Interest in applying for externally funded research.

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Information for Applicants 

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check. 

Job Opening Number: 32378

Posting Date: 10/14/2022

Posting End Date: Open Until Filled. Application review has begun.

How To Apply 

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Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position. 

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Equal Employment Opportunity 

USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace. 

The University of South Florida does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sexual harassment. Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment (whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment), in person, by mail, by telephone, or by electronic mail, using the contact information listed for the Title IX Coordinator. Reports may be made at any time either online or directly to the University’s Title IX Coordinator. 

Work Location 

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About USF 

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference. 

Working at USF

With more than 16,000 employees at USF, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more. 

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