The College of Business at Florida Atlantic University seeks to
fill two tenure-track faculty lines at the rank of Assistant
Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor. These faculty members
will support the work of the newly established Madden Center for
Value Creation. These faculty will each be affiliated with the most
appropriate department in the College of Business, depending on
their qualifications; the departments could include Finance,
Information Technology and Operations Management (ITOM), or
Management Programs. Employment would start Fall 2022.
Responsibilities: The successful
candidates will work in and support the programs of the Madden
Center for Value Creation in the College of Business. They will
also teach classes in the graduate and undergraduate programs of
the College, in the areas of finance, management information
systems, operations management, quantitative methods, or management
programs. Graduate programs in areas of need include the MBA, MS in
Finance, MS in Business Analytics, MS in Information Technology and
Management, MS in Supply Chain, MS in International Business or PhD
programs. The faculty must maintain an active program of
research and publication and they will be expected to participate
in appropriate service to the department, college, university,
community, and profession. Emphasis will be placed on producing
scholarly research in top-tier peer-reviewed business journals. One
successful candidate will serve as Director of Research for the new
Madden Center. The other successful candidate will serve as
Director of Policy for the new Madden Center.
General Information: Established in 1961,
Florida Atlantic University is part of the state university system
of Florida and is a Carnegie-classified “higher research activity”
doctoral-granting institution. A public research university with
more than 30,000 students, it features one of the most diverse
student bodies in the nation. The position is based on the main
campus in Boca Raton, Florida, a vibrant community in South Florida
located about a mile from the Atlantic Ocean, with a strong
business community that is actively engaged with the campus and
The FAU College of Business is one of the largest
AACSB-accredited colleges of business in the United States with
more than 8,000 students. The college offers degrees at both the
undergraduate and graduate levels (including Ph.D.) as well as many
online, executive, and certificate programs. The College of
Business was named one of the 2011 “Best Business Schools” by
The Princeton Review as well as one of America’s “Top 50
Business Schools for Entrepreneurs” and “Top 25 Online Business
Programs” by U.S. News and World Report. The FAU Sports
Management MBA is ranked in the “Top 10 Worldwide” by SportBusiness
International. For more information about the FAU College of
Business, please visit http://business.fau.edu.
Qualified candidates are required to have earned a doctorate
degree in Finance, Management Information Systems, Management, or
an appropriate equivalent degree from an AACSB-accredited
university by the effective date of employment.
Candidates must be strongly committed to quality scholarly
Applicants must have a demonstrated record of excellence in
teaching at an AACSB-accredited university.
To be hired at as an Associate Professor or Professor, candidates
must additionally possess a publication record sufficient for
promotion and tenure at a higher-research activity
Demonstrates skill in understanding of cultural differences.
Experience working directly with people from diverse racial,
ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Demonstrate and support a culture of diversity, equity, and
Preferred Qualification: The ideal candidate also will
A demonstrated record of acceptances or publications in
peer-reviewed academic journals.
Experience and interest in research and/or teaching in corporate
governance, entrepreneurship, finance, international business,
management information systems, strategy, and/or value creation.
However, all areas of teaching and research focus that both support
the work of the Madden Center and meet the needs of the College of
Business will be considered.
Certification or experience teaching in fully online or hybrid
All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted
position Madden Center Director, Open Rank on the Office of
Human Resources' career website (https://fau.edu/jobs) by completing the
required online employment application and submitting the related
documents. When completing the online application, please upload
all required documentation noted here: (1) cover letter, (2)
curriculum vitae, (3) official transcript(s), (4) names and contact
information for at least three references, (5) documentation of
teaching evaluations, (6) sample of current research.
Information regarding FAU’s faculty transcript requirements
located in the Special Instructions section of the posted
position on https://fau.edu/jobs
Successful completion of a pre-employment background check is
required for the candidate selected for this position.
For more information and to apply, visit www.fau.edu/jobs and go to Apply Now
Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will
receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability
status, protected veterans status or other protected status.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call
FAU is committed to the principles of engaged teaching, research
and service. All persons aspiring to achieve excellence in
the practice of these principles are encouraged to apply.