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Associate or Assistant Professor - Management (Seidman College of Business)

Apply now Job no: 492980
Work type: FAC - Tenure Track Faculty
Location: Grand Rapids
Categories: Seidman College of Business

Required Qualifications:

  • Terminal degree from an AACSB or equivalent accredited institution
  • Terminal degree closely related to the discipline of position
  • Relevant industry experience
  • Demonstrated teaching effectiveness
  • Demonstrated research productivity

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Substantial industry experience at increasing levels of responsibility
  • Excellent candidates in any related field will be considered, but preference will be given to candidates with a background in leadership.
  • Three or more years teaching at the graduate level (MBA & EMBA)
  • Experience with experiential learning and community-based projects
  • Multiple years of experience as an Assistant Professor


  • Typical teaching load is nine credit hours per semester
  • Effective teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels (MBA & EMBA) as well as provide service to the department, college, university and community is expected
  • Research and scholarship that meets AACSB standards is expected

Compensation: Competitive salary with excellent benefits package (


Campus: Grand Rapids

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately.  The position will remain open until filled.

How to Apply:

  • Apply online at To be considered, applicants must upload the following (in PDF format) to the online application:

(1) cover letter to include your teaching philosophy and research interests

(2) curriculum vitae

(3) unofficial transcripts from the Ph.D. granting institution

(4) teaching evaluations for all courses taught in the last two years (and any other evidence of teaching excellence) with department/school comparisons

(5) completed or in-progress research work

  • On the application, you will be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for three professional references. If you have questions or need assistance, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215. Questions about this position may be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Asli Akbulut, at

For more information about Seidman College of Business, see our website at 


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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Must have the physical stamina to work long hours and/or more than 5 days per week. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act as amended by the ADA Amendment Act (2008), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability. GVSU will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.

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