Delighted to announce a Tenure Track Faculty Position Search at USF.
Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation with the University of San Francisco School of Management
Applications should be submitted through USF jobs portal at:
Job Location: University of San Francisco School of Management (San Francisco, CA)
Department: Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Strategy
Job Summary: The School of Management at the University of San Francisco seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level in the Department of Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Strategy in the School of Management.
Job Responsibilities: The new faculty in entrepreneurship and innovation will conduct research that leads to impactful publications in the discipline and teach and mentor students at the undergraduate and graduate level. Successful experience teaching entrepreneurial finance and/or technology-enabled entrepreneurship at the graduate and undergraduate levels is preferred and venture capital experience and scholarly research of the industry would be an advantage. The new faculty will also enjoy a collaborative environment with other faculty in the department, school and university to complete meaningful research and build new courses and programs that serve our students and the broader Bay Area community.
Requirements: The successful candidate must have completed a doctorate by June 30, 2019 in Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Strategy, Information Technology, Finance, or a related field from an AACSB-accredited Business School. Relevant entrepreneurial, business, finance, or technology management experience and research in the field is preferred. The candidate will be a member of the Department of Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Strategy and will have the opportunity to teach and develop courses related to her/his expertise. High competence in entrepreneurial finance and the application of technology in support of entrepreneurial and innovative ventures is preferred. Candidates must demonstrate high potential for impactful research and innovative and effective teaching. The ideal candidate will also have an interest and ability to build and maintain relationships with Silicon Valley organizations and a capacity to support, build and direct new programs in entrepreneurship and innovation.
Job Open Date: August 2019
About USF and the EIS Department: The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world’s most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the City itself. USF is San Francisco’s first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite students’ passion for social justice and a desire to “Change the World From Here.”
The USF Entrepreneurship Program has been recognized among the
top 20 programs in the county by U.S. News (2018 and 2017) at the graduate and
undergraduate level. The USF EIS department faculty has published in leading
academic and professional journals (e.g. AMJ, SMJ, JBR, JBE, ETP, MIR, CHQ,
JHTMR, VCIJEF, TIBR) as well as globally impactful books (e.g. Not for Sale)
and professional research reports (e.g. Bloomberg ticker: SVVCCI). Leveraging our San Francisco/Silicon Valley
location, EIS faculty have engaged with the professional community and built
programs in high-tech entrepreneurship, corporate innovation, social
enterprises, and family business. The
EIS faculty supports the undergraduate major and minor in entrepreneurship and
innovation, the BSBA capstone classes, as well as the MBA emphasis in
entrepreneurship and innovation, EMBA entrepreneurship, innovation, and
strategy courses, and the Masters in Global Entrepreneurial Management
recognized as a top 50 management program globally by Financial Times, and its signature M.S. in Entrepreneurship and
Innovation www.usfca.edu/msei (https://
EEO Policy: The University is an equal opportunity institution of higher education. The University does not discriminate in employment, educational services and academic programs on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age (except minors), sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and genetic-related) and disability, and the other bases prohibited by law. The University reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities under the law.
2. Letter of Interest
3. List of 3 references.
Applications should be submitted through USF jobs portal at: https://www.usfjobs.com/po