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Endowed Chair in Management

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August 28, 2013

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The Department of Management at the University of Texas Arlington is inviting applications for an Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship to begin fall 2014. We seek an individual with a distinguished scholarly research record and a renowned reputation in the field of entrepreneurship. Candidates will have an earned doctorate, a sustained record of publishing in top management journals, and proven teaching excellence at all levels. We expect the chair to mentor PhD students and junior faculty, develop a broad-based entrepreneurship curriculum that engages multiple parts of the university, and lead external outreach with the business community. The chair will engage in institution building in terms of collaboration with organizations and individuals within and outside the university as well as take a leadership role (strategic and fundraising) in a proposed Entrepreneurship Center. The ideal candidate should be an active researcher and a team player willing to build relationships with faculty, students, administration and the university community. The appointment is pending budgetary approval and will begin Fall 2014.

With a commitment to life-enhancing research, teaching excellence and community service, The University of Texas at Arlington is an educational leader in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Its urban location offers many opportunities for dual career families. The University\'s approximately 33,000 students pursue more than 180 bachelorís, masterís and doctoral degrees in an extensive range of disciplines.

The College of Business at University of Texas Arlington provides future business leaders with a high quality and affordable education. It offers ten specialized master\'s programs, dual degree options, and Ph.D. in Business Administration. The College of Business offers four MBA options, including the fastest growing Executive MBA program in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex offering a China immersion component. The Management Department offers an MS in Human Resource Management with 90 currently enrolled students.

The Management Department is committed to producing scholarly research published in major management journals across a wide spectrum of interests. They are also committed to excellence in the design and delivery of multiple degree programs. The faculty is composed of a diverse group of people who value collegiality and share a common vision of academic excellence.

We will receive applications through the 2nd of November, 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately. Send your complete vita to the Faculty Search Committee, UT Arlington, Department of Management, Box 19467, Arlington, TX, 76019-0467, or via email to

UT Arlington is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The use of tobacco products is prohibited on UT Arlington properties. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists.

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