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Palumbo Donahue School of Business

PALUMBO ~ DONAHUE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN MANAGEMENT

Posted:  July 20, 2015

To Apply:  apply.interfolio.com/30498

The Palumbo Donahue School of Business Administration at Duquesne University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Management, beginning fall, 2016. We seek candidates whose primary teaching/research interests intersect with sustainability, ethics and/or entrepreneurship. Secondary areas of interest could include international management, business strategy and/or leadership/organizational behavior.

Responsibilities include scholarship and a base teaching load of six (3-3 load) classes per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels (though a reduced load is typical for new professors).

The School's strategic plan includes sustainability principles, business ethics and an entrepreneurial mindset as learning themes for all students. We also intend to further develop centers of excellence in these areas that would be housed in renovated facilities, serve as a bridge to the vibrant business community in Pittsburgh, develop educational innovations and support faculty research. We already house a top-ranked sustainability-focused MBA program (please see: www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/graduate/mba-sustainability), an ethics institute that will be launching an IABS-sponsored book series, and an entrepreneurial studies program on the move. For instance, we are recruiting to fill our new Merle E. Gilliand Professorship in Entrepreneurial Finance for fall, 2016 and house a well-regarded Small Business Development Center (SBDC) serving hundreds of entrepreneurs and offering opportunities for students (please see: www.sbdc.duq.edu).

We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, easy access to the Pittsburgh business community and financial support for high-quality research and teaching. Specifically, the School offers a summer grant program (with priority given to junior faculty), ongoing funding for scholarship, plus research and teaching awards for our best faculty. We also subscribe to several research databases and offer research active faculty graduate student support. The Department supports several degree programs, including the B.S.B.A (majors include marketing, management, and entrepreneurship), the MBA and the MBA-Sustainability.

Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The School of Business has approximately 1250 undergraduate and 250 graduate students. All programs are accredited by AACSB. For more information about the business school and university, see: www.duq.edu.

Required Attributes

Applicants should have earned (or anticipate by August 2016) a Ph.D. in a management-related area (e.g., entrepreneurship, ethics, international business, organizational behavior, strategy). . Also required is either an established or emerging record of performance in teaching and scholarship. Scholarship should target high quality peer-reviewed publications in management-related journals. Applicants must also be able to demonstrate a collegial and collaborative orientation and be willing to contribute to the growth and development of our programmatic efforts in sustainability, management, ethics and/or entrepreneurship.

Desired Attributes

Practitioner experience in areas of primary or secondary interest is desirable. Also desirable is experience with graduate teaching, online instruction and/or executive education. We also welcome applicants with a track record of or interest in conducting interdisciplinary scholarship. Finally, experience teaching to diverse audiences is a plus.Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your research and teaching interests, a CV, a statement on teaching, your official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/30498. Priority will be given to applications received by October 15, 2015.

Screening of applicants will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Highly qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule an informal interview at the 2015 Academy of Management Conference in Vancouver, Canada.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - DONAHUE CHAIR IN INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

Posted:  July 2, 2015

To Apply:  apply.interfolio.com/30360

The Palumbo ~ Donahue School of Business Administration at Duquesne University invites applications for the Donahue Chair in Investment Management, beginning fall, 2016. This is a 12-month tenured position targeted at mid-career professionals of associate professor rank. Applicants who have compelling credentials as full professors will also be considered. The successful applicant will teach three (3) courses per academic year and maintain an active research program. She or he will have primary research and teaching interests in investment management or closely related areas. While the combination of interests related to investment management is open, the holder of the Donahue Chair should have demonstrable interests in private equity, ESG investing and/or entrepreneurial finance, broadly defined.

The Palumbo-Donahue School of Business has a new strategic plan, endorsed by university leaders, that includes growing the reach and impact of our existing Investment Center, expanding the finance program, and establishing effective connections with our entrepreneurship program activities in entrepreneurial finance.Pittsburgh has a vibrant business community that is home to several major financial institutions and wealth management companies (e.g., PNC and Federated Investors).Many of the region's top finance executives and investment managers are Duquesne alums.We have an active partnership with BlueTree Allied Angels in Pittsburgh that provides a platform for student experiences in entrepreneurial finance (please see: www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/blog/morning-edition/2014/03/duquesne-partners-with-bluetree-allied.html). The holder of the Donahue Chair will help us build on and execute our strategic goals for the finance program and Investment Center, be an innovative teacher and an outstanding organizational citizen who is willing to engage in co-curricular activities, outreach to the business community, and program development.

We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, access to the Pittsburgh business community and financial support for high-quality research and teaching. Specifically, the School offers a summer grant program (with priority given to junior faculty), ongoing funding for scholarship, plus research and teaching awards for our best faculty. We also subscribe to several research databases and offer research active faculty graduate student support. The Economics and Finance Department supports a large major in finance, a smaller major in economics, plus two MBA programs (a part-time MBA and a full-time MBA with an emphasis on sustainability).

Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The School of Business has approximately 1250 undergraduate and 250 graduate students. All programs are accredited by AACSB. For more information about the business school and university, see: http://www.duq.edu.

Required attributes:
•Holds a Ph.D. in finance or a closely related discipline such as economics (with an emphasis in financial economics) from an AACSB-accredited business school
•Possesses a record sufficient to meet Duquesne's criteria for tenure and associate professor rank
•Has an established, impactful research stream or streams, including in areas related to investment management
•Has an established record of successful performance in the classroom
•Respectful and collegial when working with faculty, staff, and students
•Commitment to organizational citizenship and an expressed willingness to collaborate with and/or mentor junior and other faculty colleagues in the School of Business
•Commitment to the highest standards of integrity and ethical values in all matters

Desired attributes:
•Practitioner experience in finance and/or investment management
•Experience in online and/or executive education
•Experience in program and curricular/co-curricular development, especially related to finance and including experiential activities for students

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your research and teaching interests, a CV, your official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/30360. Priority will be given to applications received by November 30, 2015.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - MARKETING

Posted:  July 2, 2015

To Apply:  apply.interfolio.com/30259

The Palumbo-Donahue School of Business Administration at Duquesne University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in Marketing, beginning fall, 2016. Applicants whose teaching and/or research interests include Sales, Marketing Strategy, International Marketing, and/or New Product Development are especially welcome. Responsibilities include scholarship and a base teaching load of six (3-3 load) classes per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels (though a reduced load is typical for new professors).

Support, Programs and Strategic Directions:

We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, access to the vibrant Pittsburgh business community and financial support for high-quality research and teaching. Specifically, the School offers a summer grant program (with priority given to junior faculty), ongoing funding for scholarship, plus research and teaching awards for our best faculty. We also subscribe to several research databases and offer research active faculty graduate student support. The Department supports several degree programs, including the B.S.B.A (majors include marketing, management, and entrepreneurship), the MBA and the MBA-Sustainability. A number of new department-specific graduate programs are also under consideration and the School's new strategic plan includes growing our existing sales program and establishing a sales center.

Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The School of Business has approximately 1250 undergraduate and 250 graduate students. All programs are accredited by AACSB. For more information about the business school and university, see: www.duq.edu.

Required Attributes:

Applicants should have earned (or anticipate by August 2016) a Ph.D. in Marketing, or a closely related area. Also required is either an established or emerging record of performance in teaching and research. Scholarship should target high quality peer-reviewed publications in Marketing and/or related journals. Applicants must also be able to demonstrate a collegial and collaborative orientation and be willing to contribute to the growth and development of the marketing and sales programs.

Desired Attributes:

Corporate experience in sales, marketing, and/or international marketing is desirable. Also desirable is experience with graduate teaching, online instruction and/or executive education. We also welcome applicants with a track record of or interest in conducting interdisciplinary scholarship. Finally, experience teaching to diverse audiences is a plus.

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your research and teaching interests, a CV, a statement on teaching, your official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/30259. Priority will be given to applications received by October 1, 2015.

Screening of applicants will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Highly qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule an informal interview at the 2015 American Marketing Association Summer Educators Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Posted:  July 2, 2015

Apply To:  apply.interfolio.com/30256

The Palumbo-Donahue School of Business Administration, Duquesne University, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Entrepreneurship with secondary interests in International Business, Organizational Behavior, and/or Business Strategy, beginning fall, 2016. Responsibilities include scholarship and a base teaching load of six (3-3 load) classes per year at the undergraduate and graduate levels (though a reduced load is typical for new professors). The School's strategic plan includes inculcating an entrepreneurial mindset in all students as well as developing a center for excellence in entrepreneurship that would be housed in renovated facilities, serve as a bridge to the vibrant entrepreneurship ecosystem in Pittsburgh, develop educational innovations that benefit students, and support faculty research. The Entrepreneurial Studies Program is on the move, with assets to build on. For instance, we are recruiting to fill our new Merle E. Gilliand Professorship in Entrepreneurial Finance for fall, 2016. We also have an active partnership with BlueTree Allied Angels in Pittsburgh (please see: www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/blog/morning-edition/2014/03/duquesne-partners-with-bluetree-allied.html). Finally, the School of Business houses a well-regarded Small Business Development Center (SBDC) serving hundreds of entrepreneurs annually and offering opportunities for students (please see: www.sbdc.duq.edu).

We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, easy access to the Pittsburgh business community and financial support for high-quality research and teaching. Specifically, the School offers a summer grant program (with priority given to junior faculty), ongoing funding for scholarship, plus research and teaching awards for our best faculty. We also subscribe to several research databases and offer research active faculty graduate student support. The Department supports several degree programs, including the B.S.B.A (majors include marketing, management, and entrepreneurship), the MBA and the MBA-Sustainability.

Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The School of Business has approximately 1250 undergraduate and 250 graduate students. All programs are accredited by AACSB. For more information about the business school and university, see: www.duq.edu.

Required Attributes:

Applicants should have earned (or anticipate by August 2016) a Ph.D. in Management, Entrepreneurship, or a closely related area. Also required is either an established or emerging record of performance in teaching and scholarship. Scholarship should target high quality peer-reviewed publications in management, entrepreneurship and/or related journals. Applicants must also be able to demonstrate a collegial and collaborative orientation and be willing to contribute to the growth and development of the entrepreneurship and management programs over time.

Desired Attributes:

Practitioner experience in entrepreneurship, management, and/or international business is desirable. Also desirable is experience with graduate teaching, online instruction and/or executive education. We also welcome applicants with a track record of or interest in conducting interdisciplinary scholarship. Finally, experience teaching to diverse audiences is a plus.

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your research and teaching interests, a CV, a statement on teaching, your official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/30256. Priority will be given to applications received by October 1, 2015.

Screening of applicants will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Highly qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule an informal interview at the 2015 Academy of Management Conference in Vancouver, Canada.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE

Posted:  July 2, 2015

To Apply:  apply.interfolio.com/30254

The Palumbo-Donahue School of Business Administration at Duquesne University invites applications for the Merle E. Gilliand Professorship in Entrepreneurial Finance, beginning fall, 2016. This is a 12-month tenured position targeted at mid-career professionals of associate professor rank. Applicants who have compelling credentials as full professors will also be considered. The successful applicant will teach three (3) courses per academic year and maintain an active research program. She or he will have primary research and teaching interests in entrepreneurship or closely related areas (e.g., strategic management, knowledge management, new product development). While the combination of interests related to entrepreneurship is open, the holder of the Gilliand Professorship should have demonstrable interests in entrepreneurial finance, broadly defined (e.g., funding issues with new ventures, angel/VC investing, IPOs, acquisition of new ventures, factors predicting successful investments, due diligence processes).

The Palumbo-Donahue School of Business has a new strategic plan, endorsed by university leaders, that includes inculcating an entrepreneurial mindset in all students and pivoting the entrepreneurship curriculum to offer transformational experiences for majors. We also plan to create a center for excellence in entrepreneurship that would be housed in renovated facilities, serve as a bridge to the vibrant entrepreneurship ecosystem in Pittsburgh, develop educational innovations that benefit students, and support faculty research. In short, the Entrepreneurial Studies Program is on the move, with assets to build on.

Our program director is an executive-in-residence and experienced entrepreneur with a MIT Ph.D. (www.duq.edu/academics/schools/business/faculty-and-research/faculty-directory/mason-jack) and we are recruiting for a new tenure-track assistant professor in entrepreneurship for fall, 2016. We have an active partnership with BlueTree Allied Angels in Pittsburgh that provides a platform for student experiences in entrepreneurial finance (please see: www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/blog/morning-edition/2014/03/duquesne-partners-with-bluetree-allied.html). Finally, the School of Business houses a well-regarded Small Business Development Center (SBDC) serving hundreds of entrepreneurs annually and offering a variety of opportunities for students (please see: www.sbdc.duq.edu). The holder of the Gilliand Professorship will help us build on and execute our strategic goals for entrepreneurship, be an innovative teacher and an outstanding organizational citizen who is willing to engage in co-curricular activities, outreach to the business community, and program development.

Support, Programs and Strategic Directions:
We offer a collegial environment, competitive salaries, access to the Pittsburgh business community and financial support for high-quality research and teaching. Specifically, the School offers a summer grant program (with priority given to junior faculty), ongoing funding for scholarship, plus research and teaching awards for our best faculty. We also subscribe to several research databases and offer research active faculty graduate student support. The Department supports several degree programs, including the B.S.B.A (majors include marketing, management, and entrepreneurship), the MBA and the MBA-Sustainability.

Duquesne is a comprehensive university with about 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The School of Business has approximately 1250 undergraduate and 250 graduate students. All programs are accredited by AACSB. For more information about the business school and university, see: http://www.duq.edu.

Required attributes:
• Holds a Ph.D. in relevant management (e.g., strategy, entrepreneurship) or finance-related discipline from an AACSB-accredited business school
•Possesses a record sufficient to meet Duquesne's criteria for tenure and associate professor rank
•Has an established, impactful research stream or streams, including in areas related to entrepreneurship broadly and/or entrepreneurial finance more specifically
•Has an established record of successful performance in the classroom
•Respectful and collegial when working with faculty, staff, and students
•Commitment to organizational citizenship and an expressed willingness to collaborate with and/or mentor junior and other faculty colleagues in the School of Business
•Commitment to the highest standards of integrity and ethical values in all matters

Desired attributes:
•Practitioner experience in entrepreneurship (e.g., in starting/funding new ventures)
•Experience in online and/or executive education
•Experience in program and curricular/co-curricular development, especially related to entrepreneurship and including experiential activities for students

Duquesne University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic mission and enriches our campus community. As a charter member of the Ohio, Western PA and West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples. Motivated by its Catholic and Spiritan identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer. Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to "serving God by serving students - through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world." Applicants for this position should describe how they might support and contribute to this mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position as well as your research and teaching interests, a CV, your official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to http://apply.interfolio.com/30254. Priority will be given to applications received by November 1, 2015.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.