The John Chambers College of Business and Economics at West
Virginia University is seeking applications for a tenure-track
position in Entrepreneurship at the Assistant Professor rank
beginning in August 2022.
The ideal candidate must be able to teach entrepreneurship courses
and have the ability to conduct research with an emphasis on
entrepreneurship. Responsibilities include instruction at both the
undergraduate and graduate levels and pursuing scholarly research.
Faculty in entrepreneurship at WVU are expected to exhibit a strong
potential to publish their research in high-quality outlets. Other
responsibilities include service-related functions to the
department, college, and university.
General inquiries should be directed to Dr. Ryan Angus, chair of
the search committee at email@example.com .
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until the position is filled. Those interested must apply via the
WVU Faculty Jobs Board at https://jobs.wvu.edu. Applicants are
strongly encouraged to submit the following items electronically:
(1) a letter of interest, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) samples of
recent research, (4) contact information for three references, and
(5) evidence of teaching effectiveness.
Home to the highest density of whitewater in North America, a
seemingly endless supply of mountain biking and hiking trails, some
of the best rock climbing and snow skiing on the East Coast, and
stunning natural beauty, Morgantown, WV is quickly becoming a
destination city for outdoor enthusiasts.
West Virginia University (WVU) is a public, comprehensive,
land-grant institution founded in 1867. It is the flagship doctoral
degree-granting institution in the state, recognized as a Level 1
Research Institution according to the Carnegie Classification of
Institutions of Higher Education.
The John Chambers College of Business and Economics (B&E) was
founded in November of 1951 and in 1954, became fully accredited by
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
International. B&E offers a Bachelor of Science in Economics
(BSE) and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA)
with nine majors: Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, General
Business, Global Supply Chain Management, Hospitality &
Tourism, Management, Management Information Systems, and Marketing.
There are also three minor programs: Business Administration,
Economics, and Entrepreneurial Studies. At the Master’s level,
B&E offers a Master of Business Administration (full-time and
online hybrid), a Master of Science in Industrial Relations, a
Master of Professional Accountancy, a Master of Science in Finance,
a Master of Arts in Economics, a Master of Science in Business Data
Analytics, a Master of Science in Forensic and Fraud Examination,
and a Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting and Fraud
Investigation. At the doctoral level, B&E offers a Doctor of
Philosophy in Economics and a Doctor of Philosophy in Business
Administration with majors in Accounting, Finance, Management, and
Marketing. Additional information about the Chambers College of
B&E can be found at https://business.wvu.edu/
A Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Management, or a closely
related field with a focus on entrepreneurship is required by the
time of appointment. Must have the ability to teach
Entrepreneurship. The department is seeking candidates who have
already earned a Ph.D. degree or will have completed their
dissertation by August 1, 2022. Applicants must demonstrate
expertise and potential for scholarly productivity and classroom
At West Virginia University, we leverage our talents and resources
to create a better future for our state and the world. As West
Virginia's land-grant university, WVU has three campuses that touch
each corner of the state. The WVU System includes 518 buildings on
15,880 acres, Extension Service offices in all 55 counties, ten
experimental farms and four forests.
From the groundbreaking R1 research of our flagship campus in
Morgantown to the career-oriented programs of WVU Potomac State in
Keyser to the technology-intensive programs at WVU Tech in Beckley
— the contributions of WVU employees directly impact the 1.8
million people of West Virginia every day, no matter their role or
Service, curiosity, respect, accountability, and appreciation are
the core values that unite Mountaineers, inspiring one another to
work tirelessly and support others as they seek to reach new
heights. After all, when you're a Mountaineer, impossible is just
another mountain to climb.
To learn more about West Virginia University, visit go.wvu.edu.
View current career
opportunities at careers.wvu.edu.
West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity
employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender
equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff,
and students, and invites applications from all qualified
applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender
identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics,
disability, or Veteran status.