Assistant Professor Positions in Management

Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics

University of Delaware


The Management Area in the Department of Business Administration invites applicants for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions beginning September 2014.  Primary qualifications include outstanding research potential and strong teaching ability.  Candidates must hold a doctorate in Management or a closely related field, or be ABD with completion expected prior to joining the faculty.  Candidates who have a few years of experience in rank as an Assistant Professor are also encouraged to apply; such candidates will have a demonstrated record of publication in top academic journals and evidence of effective teaching.


The primary teaching area for one position is in international management.  The primary teaching area for the other position is in strategic management; demonstrated interest in international management also is desirable for this position.


Salary, benefits, and support are competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Support for research is excellent, including a one-semester third-year research sabbatical, a large computerized behavioral lab and departmental subject pool, the availability of research and teaching assistants, access to databases (e.g., WRDS), and opportunities to apply for research grants.  To learn more about our faculty, please visit


The University of Delaware is located on an attractive campus in Newark, Delaware, roughly an hour from Philadelphia and Baltimore, and just over two hours from New York City and Washington, D.C.  The University of Delaware is a state-assisted institution with a strong private endowment and selective admissions. The student body includes more than 17,000 undergraduate and 3,500 graduate students.  The Management area in the Department of Business Administration is part of the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, which serves approximately 2,800 undergraduate majors and more than 600 graduate students.  The Lerner College supports full-time, part-time, on-site corporate, and on-line MBA programs in addition to MS programs in functional business areas and non-degree executive education programs.   All degree programs are fully accredited by the AACSB.  The college is housed in a two-building complex with state-of-the-art computing and teaching facilities.  For more information on the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, see


Candidates should apply online at and should carefully read the “Applicant Instructions” under the “Resources for Applicants” tab before submitting their application.  Please upload only your resume (curriculum vitae) to this website.   In addition candidates should send their resume/CV, three letters of recommendation, a one-page research program/agenda summary, and up to two articles (published or manuscripts) electronically to:


Dr. Gary R. Weaver

Professor of Management

Chair, Search Committee

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Application materials will be shared with department faculty.  Preliminary interviews might be provided to some applicants in conjunction with the August 2013 Academy of Management meeting in Orlando.


The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from minority group members and women.  The university’s notice of non-discrimination can be found at Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check.  A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment.

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