The Strategy and Organization (S&O) area in the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University is recruiting for one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant professor and/or associate professor, subject to budgetary approval. The start date for the position is August 1st, 2018. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in management, strategy, or organization theory. Applicants with a research and teaching agenda focused on international business, sustainability, or innovation / entrepreneurship are especially welcome; applicants in other sub-disciplines will be considered, as will applicants from relevant disciplinary departments. In addition, the applicant must have demonstrated research proficiency through publication in top-tier academic journals, and possess a superior teaching and academic service record.
Applicants possessing outstanding potential, both as a researcher and a teacher, who are recent doctoral graduates or who plan to have completed the requirements for their Ph.D. by December 2018 may also be considered.
McGill is a leading research-intensive university located in the heart of Montreal, a cosmopolitan, bilingual city with a diverse and vibrant cultural life. With more than 75 current tenured/tenure-track professors, the Desautels Faculty of Management is committed to continued growth. The Faculty has 2300 B.Com. students, 250 MBA/ EMBA/ MM students, 64 Ph.D. students, as well as a range of executive education offerings.
Faculty members in the Strategy & Organization Area conduct research with a variety of approaches in strategy, organization theory, international business, entrepreneurship and innovation, including management in developing and transition economies, not-for-profit organizations, and environmental and social issues. Professors have diverse disciplinary backgrounds, and enjoy a high level of independence in their research and teaching endeavors. McGill’s emphasis is on research quality, innovation, and impact.
More information about the Desautels Faculty of Management and the Strategy & Organization Area can be found at: https://www.mcgill.ca/desautels/about
Compensation levels, teaching load, research funding and travel support are competitive and similar to those at other leading business schools in North America.
Application process and deadline
The on-line application form is available as follows: https://www.mcgill.ca/desautels/research/specializations/strategy-organization/recruitment-strategy
All available application materials can uploaded (as pdf attachments) when completing the form. Applicants will receive instructions for submitting revised and missing materials after completing the form.
Your application should include: (1) a cover letter expressing your interest; (2) CV; (3) a brief research statement; (4) a brief statement of teaching philosophy plus documentation of teaching effectiveness (if available); (5) three letters of reference (preferably also sent electronically); and (6) copies of representative research article(s), including the full paper you would present if invited for a campus visit. Doctoral candidates and recent graduates should submit work from their dissertation.
All application materials should be submitted electronically by October 16, 2017.
Only complete, electronic submissions are accepted.
The cover letter in the application may be addressed to:
Professor Jan Jorgensen, Co-ordinator
Strategy & Organization Area
Desautels Faculty of Management
1001 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1G5
Review of materials will begin shortly after the due date above and will continue until the position is filled or the search is terminated. Short-listed candidates invited to meet with members of the Faculty should expect to travel to Montreal as of November 2017.
McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.