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Texas Woman’s University

Assistant Professor, Management & Entrepreneurship

The TWU College of Business seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) to teach Entrepreneurship beginning fall 2023. Successful candidates must possess an earned doctorate degree in Management with specialization in Entrepreneurship.  ABD candidates near completion will be considered.

Applicants should have the ability to teach a variety of courses in entrepreneurship and be qualified as scholarly academic for AACSB purposes. Candidates may also be required to teach courses in management and strategy. Responsibilities include teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses in face-to-face, hybrid, and online delivery formats, as well as engaging in scholarly research and academic and professional service. Research consistent with TWU’s mission is desirable but not required. TWU’s Center for Women Entrepreneurs partners with the College of Business in supporting programs in entrepreneurship.

Professional experience in entrepreneurship is highly desired but not essential. The preferred candidate will demonstrate experience teaching and mentoring a diverse group of students. They should also be able to contribute to fostering diversity of the campus, curriculum discipline, or department.

The home location is at the Denton campus, although teaching may also be occasionally required at the Dallas or Houston campuses, depending on the needs of the program. The College of Business currently has approximately 1014 undergraduate students and 1429 graduate students. You may learn more about the College of Business at http://www.twu.edu/business.

TO APPLY: Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts and names with email address and phone numbers of three references and the Texas Woman’s University Faculty Employment Background Packet via email to Facultyjobs@twu.edu. (The e-mail Header or Subject line must include Assistant Professor Management-Entrepreneurship IRC47353). The position will be open until filled.

Texas Woman’s University is a federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution, with a diverse population of students.  About 90% of the university’s over 16,000 students are women. Men have been admitted to the University’s graduate programs since 1972 and undergraduate programs since 1994.  TWU prides itself on providing students with a well-rounded educational experience focused on service, health and well-being. For the second straight year, TWU has been ranked among the nation’s top ethnically diverse institutions (first in Texas/fifth in the nation) according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 “Best Colleges” edition.

Texas Woman’s University’s legacy as a premiere school for the development of leaders is well displayed within the College of Business. TWU is home to the Center for Women Entrepreneurs. The Center helps women in Texas become successful business owners through grant programs, networking opportunities and training.

TWU is ranked #29 on the Best 55 Business Management Schools and Colleges in the U.S. by University HQ.  The College of Business provides a personalized learning environment where students are immersed in a vibrant community of diverse faculty and peers who share a passion for business. Our innovative programs work well for both traditional students and working adults and are tailored to meet industry trends. This allows our students to be more marketable and career ready. We are committed to faculty, staff and students to provide a rich culture ranging in age, gender, and ethnicity. Many of our students are working parents, caregivers and veterans.

Established in 1901, TWU is a doctoral/research-intensive public university which emphasizes the liberal arts and sciences as well as specialized and professional studies in business, nursing, health sciences, and education. TWU operates campuses in Houston, Dallas, and the main campus in Denton. With a population of 140,000, Denton is 40 miles north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Additional information about the university is available at http://www.twu.edu.

TWU strives to provide an educational environment that affirms the rights and dignity of each individual, fosters diversity, and encourages a respect for the differences among persons. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is considered inappropriate.

TWU is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran’s status, genetic information, or against qualified disabled persons.

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Pushkala Raman, Chair of the Search Committee at praman@twu.edu.

To apply for this job email your details to praman@twu.edu