Athabasca University’s Faculty of Business is seeking an Assistant Professor, Strategic Management with an ability to teach in a secondary area such as International Business or Ethical Decision Making. We encourage candidates who have other secondary specialties and cross-disciplinary teaching experience to also apply.
Successful candidates will be competent in the use of computing technology, demonstrate strong research skills, innovative approaches to teaching, have industry experience, and be able to make significant contributions to the development of the Faculty’s academic programs.
Athabasca University’s Faculty of Business offers a full range of business degree programs that include a Bachelor of Management, Bachelor of Commerce, Post Baccalaureate in Leadership and Management Development, Masters of Business Administration - the world’s first online MBA launched in 1994 – and a Doctorate of Business Administration. Developed and taught by leading and distributed academic faculty and business experts, our courses and programs give students the expertise and skills they require to succeed in today’s fast-paced and globally connected world of business.
As Canada’s leading distance education and online university, we offer flexibility not only to our students, but to our faculty as well. We are seeking new faculty members who are driven by a passion for quality learning, scholarship and service—factors that have shaped our Faculty and contributed to our programs ranking among the top Executive MBAs in the world (Financial Times, UK).
The academic job description can be viewed at: http://careers.athabascau.ca/documents/Academic/Academic-role-description.pdf
This position is an AUFA full-time tenure track position located within province of Alberta.
To discuss your particular situation, and for further information about specific responsibilities regarding this position, please contact Dr. Deborah Hurst at (780) 509 7566 or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Successful candidates will hold a PhD in Strategic Management with a secondary area in International Business or Ethical Decision Making and have a combination of relevant teaching, research, and industry/management experience. Experience with distance education is preferred and a keen interest in, and willingness to use this pedagogy is essential. Experience supervising doctoral students is an asset.
This recruitment will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.