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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of International Business

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of International Business
Faculty Rank: To Be Determined
Posting Number: TR0170068
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

Position Summary:

Duties will include conducting research and publishing in scholarly journals, teaching graduate and undergraduate classes, conducting scholarly activities and providing administrative services to the department, college, and university as well as professional services to appropriate national organizations.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates should have: (1) a doctorate in Management or a closely related field (or be in the final state of completing such a doctorate) with a specialization in International Business from an AACSB accredited school, (2) a strong program of scholarly research consistent with the rank applied for, and (3) instructional capabilities at the undergraduate, MBA, and doctoral levels. Strong secondary research and teaching interest in strategic management, entrepreneurship, or innovation is preferred. The successful candidate will have the potential and desire to publish research in the elite journals in international business and management.

Preferred Qualifications:
Employment Conditions:
Must have a conviction check? Yes
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How to Apply for this Job:

Interested candidates MUST apply on-line at jobs.vt.edu (posting number TR0170068) and include with the electronic application a cover letter, current CV, and a research statement. In your CV, please specify your research and teaching interests and provide names and contact information of at least three references. If requested, applicants should be prepared to provide evidence of teaching effectiveness, publications, and working papers. Inquiries about the position should be sent to Rich Wokutch (wokutch@vt.edu), Chair of the Search Committee.

Employee Category: Instructional/Research Faculty
Appointment Type: Regular
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FLSA Status: Exempt: Not eligible for overtime
Tenure Status: Tenure Track
Academic Year or Calendar Year? Standard Academic Year
Percent Employment: Full-time
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Pay Range:
Department: Management
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24061
Job Posting Date: 06/22/2017
Review Begin Date: 07/24/2017
Job Close Date: (if applicable)
Restricted to university employees only?
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Accessibility at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/77173

Supplemental Questions

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  1. Please describe recruiting source identified in previous question (if applicable):

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  2. How did you first learn about this job opening?
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    • Commonwealth of Virginia Jobs (www.jobs.virginia.gov)
    • Virginia Tech job site (www.jobs.vt.edu)
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Statement