Virginia Tech
Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 15, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Management in the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech seeks applications for one tenure-track full professor position in management to begin August 2022. This search is specifically at a full-professor level, so we are interested in candidates who are full professors or senior associate professors at strong research institutions. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. We are open to both micro (such as OB and HR) or macro (such as strategic management and entrepreneurship) areas. Potential for an endowed professorship exists for a candidate with very strong research credentials.

The Department of Management consists of 30 full-time faculty with an impressive range of leading-edge research and teaching expertise across the field of management. Our current faculty have published very recently in top journals, including Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Organization Science, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, Journal of Business Venturing, and Academy of Management Annals.
The accolades received by the Department of Management and its research and instructional programs in recent years include # 25 ranking in the Princeton Review's list of top undergraduate programs in entrepreneurship and the top award (tied with Texas A&M) from the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers for exceptional contributions in entrepreneurship research. Our current doctoral students have papers accepted in elite journals before they go to the job market. Our recognition and reputation have risen and continue to rise in many ways.

Virginia Tech's $1B+ Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia ( is a key part of a long-term strategy to build world-class research and educational programs in technology entrepreneurship and innovation in emerging areas such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and cybersecurity ( These initiatives are supported by a growing number of public/private partnerships sponsored by Virginia Tech, the Commonwealth of Virginia, high growth startups, and leading global companies.

The Pamplin College of Business offers majors in management, accounting and information systems, business information technology, finance, hospitality and tourism management, and marketing. The Department of Management is an active contributor to many of the college’s programs such as the part-time MBA, EMBA, online MBA programs; the Master’s of Information Technology program; and the Executive Ph.D. program. A number of programs are conducted in the Northern Virginia/metropolitan Washington, D.C. area.
The Pamplin College of Business, in conjunction with the College of Engineering and College of Science, has begun construction on a four-building complex known as the Global Business and Analytics Complex. The first building is expected to be completed by 2023 (

For inquiries about the position, please contact Professor Karen Schnatterly (, Search Committee Chair.

Required Qualifications

Candidates should have: (1) a doctorate in Management or a closely related field from an AACSB accredited or similar school; (2) strong program of scholarly research with recent publications in elite management journals and evidence of working with and mentoring doctoral students and junior faculty; and (3) instructional capabilities at the undergraduate, MBA, and doctoral levels.

Preferred Qualifications

(1)Experience as a mentor to junior faculty and doctoral students, (2) Overlap of research interests with those of our current faculty in the micro or macro areas (3) Demonstrated teaching effectiveness at masters and Ph.D. levels.

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The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges , a school of medicine , a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers . A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, 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 on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact McKinna Blankenship at during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Advertised: June 15, 2021
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