Director position, School of Business, University of Fraser Valley

Position: Director, School of Business
Department: School of Business, Faculty of Professional Studies
Status: Faculty, Permanent (tenure-track); 100% full-time 
Start Date: August 1, 2019
Salary Scale: Appropriate placement on the Director Salary Scale
Review Date: April 12, 2019

About UFV
The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is nationally recognized for its emphasis on teaching excellence, experiential and applied education, community engagement, and Indigenization. UFV is the school of choice for over 15,000 students. With six campuses and centers, UFV offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts, sciences, and professional studies, as well as trades and technology education, university preparation and continuing education.

At UFV, we are dedicated to changing lives and building community. Our educational goals are to prioritize learning everywhere; be flexible and responsive; collaborate across boundaries; develop local and global citizenship; and integrate experiential learning. A British Columbia “Top Employer”, we are committed to providing a welcoming, inclusive, and dynamic learning and working environment that is fair and respectful of everyone. Our u see yourself as a lifelong member of a community that values and nurtures innovation and creativity, cultivates leadership and citizenship, and where success builds on success, you belong at UFV.

Posting Details
The School of Business offers a four-year Bachelor of Business Administration degree with several majors and minors, two-year diploma programs and 1-year certificates. The School currently has a complement of 28 full-time faculty members and an average enrollment of 6,500 students. The School of Business also offers the Bachelor of Business Administration program in Chandigarh, India, a one of a kind Canadian post-secondary institution on Indian soil that offers applied North American curriculum taught by a mix of International and Indian faculty.

For its high quality and international perspective the UFV Bachelor of Business Administration program has been awarded EPAS accreditation recognizing it as one of the leading business programs in the world. The UFV School of Business is a member of EFMD, one of the key business schools networks in the world. We pledge to provide responsible management education, research, and thought leadership through PRME.

UFV’s School of Business invites applicants for the full-time position of Director. This is a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in the School of Business with a five-year term as Director.

Reporting to the Dean of the Faculty of Professional Studies, the Director is responsible for managing all aspects of the School’s operations and leading a dynamic team of staff and faculty members. Working with Area Chairs for each major/discipline in the School, the Director manages curriculum and program development, program management, timetabling, staffing (Including faculty and sessional instructor recruitment), budgeting, educational planning, enrolment management, strategic planning, Chandigarh campus collaboration and community partnership building. 

The Director participates in the administration of the Faculty of Professional Studies through collaboration with the Dean and Associate Dean, and membership on the Professional Studies Heads and Directors Team. Working with a diverse range of students, including Indigenous and International students, the Director also has the responsibility to encourage high-quality teaching, learning, scholarship and service within the School. As a leader, the Director will build and maintain relationships within the School and the University. The Director is responsible for representing the School at the institutional and inter-institutional level, and within the wider external community, as well as Internationally including travel to UFV India in Chandigarh. Participation on institutional committees, service contributions, and ongoing professional development is an expectation. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that the School contributes to the fulfillment of UFV’s strategic directions and Education Plan priorities. 

We particularly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples and, those with experience of racialization or colonization.

Qualifications
Experience and interest in developing entrepreneurial and innovative experiential learning opportunities, including community-student partnerships, internships, study abroad and co-curricular activities is highly desirable. Demonstrable experience in technology-supported learning environments (e.g., hybrid, on-line, experiential, and computer-assisted learning) and innovative inter-disciplinary teaching environments would be an asset. Experience and interest in interdisciplinary and cross-Faculty collaborations is also highly desirable. Awareness regarding the use of evidence-based teaching and accessibility principles to optimize learning for all people (e.g. Universal Design for Learning, Principles of Accessibility) is an asset.

The successful candidate will possess a PhD in a business or management-related discipline from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited institution together with five years of relevant business education experience. The successful candidate will have a commitment to Indigenization and a strong track record of: 
• scholarship and teaching experience at an accredited public post-secondary institution;
• successful academic or professional administration experience; and 
• academic program development. 

The candidate must be able to demonstrate excellent leadership skills that include effective communication, planning and program administration, and conflict resolution skills. Experience in managing or supporting a formal program or institution accreditation process would be an asset.


How to Apply

The Selection Advisory Committee will begin reviewing applications on April 12, 2019; however, the position will remain open until filled. 

Applicants must submit:
(1) a letter of application (cover letter), 
(2) a curriculum vitae, 
(3) a teaching dossier (including a teaching philosophy statement and student evaluations), 
(4) a leadership philosophy (demonstrating areas including curriculum/program management, budgeting, community partnership building, stategic enrolment management, educational planning and staffing), 
(5) a statement of research interests, 
(6) two samples of academic scholarship, and 
(7) three letters of reference reflecting both industry and academic experience (may be submitted at interview stage). 

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Direct your application – referring to Posting 2019.56 to:
Human Resources
University of the Fraser Valley
33844 King Road, Abbotsford, BC, Canada V2S 7M8
Tel: (604) 854-4554 Fax: (604) 854-1538 Website: www.ufv.ca
Email applications to: hrinfo@ufv.ca

Short-listed candidates may undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials, as required.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In an effort to be both environmentally and fiscally responsible, UFV will contact only candidates receiving an interview. We thank all applicants for considering UFV for employment. UFV is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Tenure track position, Accounting, Faculty of Business – University of Prince Edward Island

The Faculty of Business invites applications for a tenure-track position in accounting at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position will be filled as soon as possible not later than July 1, 2019, subject to budgetary approval.  

The preferred candidate for this appointment in accounting must have a professional accounting designation, although not required, an earned doctorate in a relevant field, or a doctorate close to completion would be an asset. Candidates will be expected to support a growing undergraduate emphasis in accounting, and demonstrate capability to teach at graduate levels in accounting.  A record of excellence in teaching and research appropriate to career stage, or a demonstration of clear promise is required. The successful candidate will be a member of the faculty team and be expected to balance service contributions with scholarly productivity and teaching excellence, at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The UPEI Faculty of Business has emphasized evidence-based management and enjoyed considerable student case competition success in recent years. Candidates who are able to contribute in those areas are encouraged to apply. Preference may be given to candidates with both strong academic qualifications and professional experience in an applied setting. The Faculty of Business also offers both a Specialization and Certificate in Accounting.

Experience and/or interest in data analytics and artificial intelligence as it relates to the accounting profession would also be considered a major asset.

The University of Prince Edward Island is recognized as a leading, innovative centre of excellence in learning, teaching, scholarship, and research. While it is strongly connected to the vibrant social and cultural environment of Prince Edward Island, it enjoys a reputation that extends far beyond the Island’s shores.

The University is located in the provincial capital of Charlottetown, a bustling tourist destination that boasts the amenities of a much larger city, including excellent theatre, galleries, music, and dining possibilities. A province-wide hiking and biking trail runs right along the UPEI campus, and the National Park beaches and world-famous golf courses are a short drive away. Charlottetown and its surrounding communities offer charming and affordable housing options, a low crime rate, and a semi-rural lifestyle that is second-to-none.


Start Date:

July 1, 2019

Closing Date: 

Application Instructions: 

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, list of publications, research outline, and teaching dossier. They should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to the address below.

Please email or mail applications to:

Dr. Jurgen Krause, Dean

Faculty of Business
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Canada C1A 4P3
Telephone: (902) 566-0564
E-mail: business@upei.ca

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Tenure track position, Human Resources, Bissett School of Business – Mount Royal University

About Mount Royal University

Founded in 1910 and located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Mount Royal University grew into a vibrant college in the 1930s and became a mid-sized university in 2009. Mount Royal has carved out a distinct niche by offering smaller class sizes, a robust liberal education and unique undergraduate programs. Currently, nearly 14,000 credit students choose from 12 bachelor degrees and 32 majors.

About the Bissett School of Business

The Bissett School of Business, in the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies, offers a four-year Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree. Students can pursue majors in human resources, general management (with concentrations in financial analysis, financial services, international business, innovation and entrepreneurship, social innovation and supply chain management), accounting, and marketing. In addition to these majors, the Bissett School of Business offers several minors including human resources, accounting, finance, finance and economics, financial services, business and society and international business, as well as a diploma in Aviation, and certificates in human resources, advanced accounting, and marketing. Approximately 2,100 students are enrolled in the school’s programs. In its approach to curriculum and content development, the school is committed to MRU’s Indigenous Strategic Plan and the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

About the Role

The Department of Management and Human Resources invites applications for a tenure track position in Human Resources, to commence July 1, 2019, subject to final budgetary approval, at the rank of Assistant Professor. A specialization in the following, or a combination of the following areas, would be ideal: Compensation & Benefits, Organization Learning & Development, Employee Relations, and/or Labour Relations.

At Mount Royal, new faculty are hired into one of two work patterns. The teaching/ scholarship/service pattern (TSS) has a focus on teaching with the requirement that the faculty member be actively involved in a research program as well as engaged in service to the Mount Royal community. The teaching/service pattern (TS) has a focus on scholarly informed teaching and service. Applications from either work pattern will be considered.

Responsibilities

  • Instruction: Course delivery should place a priority on student engagement and includes work such as preparation of course outlines, other course materials, classroom learning activities, lesson preparation and assessments, and course Blackboard site curation.
  • Research: Applicants interested in the TSS work pattern must be committed to a scholarly research program that contributes to both academia and practice. This is evidenced through engagement in both scholarly and professional forums and publications. 
  • Administration: Administer exams, input final grades upon course completion, and participate in course-related meetings, as required.
  • Service: Coach student competition teams, mentor student clubs, assist with the development of curriculum, and serve on departmental or university committees.
  • Community: At Mount Royal University our industry connections are an important and integral part of our programs. The successful candidate will be required to actively liaise with industry partners or professional associations on behalf of the Bissett School of Business.

As a university committed to teaching and learning informed by scholarship, the successful candidate must possess a passion for teaching excellence and be capable of teaching at the introductory and advanced levels, as evidenced by a strong ability to integrate both theory and practice through effective communication and presentation skills.

The appointed individual will be expected to collaborate with industry and community partners and be involved in course and program development. The successful candidate will actively contribute to enhance the school’s vision, culture and reputation, including participating in service and committee work related to the ongoing operations of the university.

Qualifications

A PhD in Human Resources, or a related field, is strongly preferred (Those who are ABD and very close to successful completion will also be considered.) A Master’s degree is required.

Additionally, the successful candidate will have several of the following attributes: 

  • Teaching experience in human resources at the post-secondary level and the ability to teach introductory through to senior level human resources courses;
  • Proven record of ongoing achievement in research and scholarship;
  • Demonstrated professional human resources experience and expertise;
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation and communication skills;
  • Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation, or similar (e.g. SHRM), designation will be an asset;
  • Experience with academic indigenization or Indigenous business and/or industry partnership activities will be a strong asset;
  • International experience is an asset.

Closing Date: March 27, 2019

A complete dossier should be submitted including a detailed cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of three (3) references, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence, and if the teaching/scholarship/service (TSS) pattern is desirable, a statement of research interests.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. After the close date, you can check on the status of your application through your Career Centre. New career opportunities arise frequently and are posted as they become available. Please check back often to view our latest postings on our Career Opportunities page. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Mount Royal University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to fostering diversity as a source of excellence, intellectual and cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome applications from those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, faculty and their scholarship including but not limited to Indigenous Peoples, women, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual or gender identity, ethnic, national or socio-economic background, religion or age.

Tenured or Advanced Tenure-Track Professor, Management for Sustainability, Desautels Faculty of Management – McGill University

The Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University is recruiting a tenured professor in management for sustainability. Assistant Professors with an established record of research excellence through publication in top-tier academic journals and who possess a strong record for teaching and academic service are also invited to apply. Sustainability scholarship is highly diverse and in many cases interdisciplinary. The management for sustainability position at Desautels is therefore open to candidates from all academic areas of management (Accounting, Finance, Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Management, Organizational Behaviour, Strategy and Organization) as well as from adjacent disciplines (e.g. economics and sociology). While the recruitment process is cross-disciplinary, the successful candidate will be affiliated with a specific functional area. In addition to leading their personal research agenda, the incoming faculty member will lead the Managing for Sustainability programs at the BCom level. They will have the opportunity to collaborate within a vibrant community of students, faculty, alumni and management practitioners. They will energize and infuse their expertise into existing activities while initiating new institutional efforts in sustainability related to teaching, research and outreach. Whereas teaching is done in English, knowledge of French or a willingness to learn French is desirable. The position will begin as early as August 1, 2019.

The Desautels Faculty of Management and McGill University
McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management (www.mcgill.ca/desautels) offers a collegial, research-oriented atmosphere. With 80 current tenured/tenure-track professors, the Faculty is committed to continued growth. There are approximately 2,300 BCom students, 250 MBA/EMBA/MM students, and 60 PhD students. The Faculty supports a culture of excellence in research and teaching (exclusively in English) and encourages international, cross-cultural, integrative and multidisciplinary research. Faculty members enjoy a high level of independence in their research and teaching endeavors. The Faculty’s emphasis is on quality, innovation and impact. Research is well supported through a combination of internal funding and government grants. The Faculty provides excellent administrative support for grant applications to funding bodies such as SSHRC (www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca), and generous, philanthropically-supported fellowships and faculty awards are also available. Founded in 1821, McGill University is among Canada’s best-known institutions of higher learning and has been ranked as the number 1 research university in Canada for 14 years in a row by Maclean’s University Rankings. 
McGill is located in Montreal, a UNESCO City of Design since 2006. Montreal offers a true joie de vivre, boasting an experience between North America and Europe. It is a bilingual city with a vibrant restaurant scene, diverse and dynamic cultural offerings, numerous leisure and recreational activities, and country getaways within a short driving distance. Low housing costs, government-funded health care, subsidized day care and free public primary and secondary education help make living in Montreal more affordable. It is also family-friendly and deemed the 4th best city in North America for quality of life in the 2018 Mercer survey.

Application requirements
To ensure immediate consideration, materials should be submitted through our electronic application system https://mcgill.ca/desautels/jobs/tenure-track/desautels-faculty-recruitment-sustainability by March 15, 2019. An application should include: (1) a cover letter expressing your interest; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a brief research statement; (4) a brief statement of teaching philosophy plus documentation of teaching effectiveness; (5) the names of three individuals who would write your recommendation letters and who would only be contacted should your application move forward; and (6) copies of representative research article(s), including the full paper you would present if invited for a campus visit. Review of materials will begin as applications arrive 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 in Spring 2019. 

Any questions about the position or questions about receipt of your materials should be addressed to mdiim.mgmt@mcgill.ca.
All application materials should be submitted electronically by March 15, 2019 for immediate consideration. Only complete, electronic submissions are accepted.

The cover letter in the application may be addressed to:
Professor Saku Mantere
Desautels Faculty of Management
McGill University
1001 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1G5

Commitment to diversity and equity
McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome and encourage applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.
McGill further recognizes and fairly considers the impact of leaves (e.g., family care or health-related) that may contribute to career interruptions or slowdowns. Candidates are encouraged to signal any leave that affected productivity, may have had an effect on their career path. This information will be considered to ensure the equitable assessment of the candidate’s record.
McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated equity groups to self-identify. It further seeks to ensure the equitable treatment and full inclusion of persons with disabilities by striving for the implementation of universal design principles transversally, across all facets of the University community, and through accommodation policies and procedures. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, Professor Angela Campbell, Associate Provost (Equity and Academic Policies) by email or phone at 514-398-1660.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Professeur permanent ou proche au permanance, Gestion durable, Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill

La Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill est à la recherche d’un professeur permanent en gestion durable. Les professeurs adjoints excellant en recherche, comme en font foi leurs publications dans des revues universitaires de premier plan, et possédant une solide feuille de route en matière d’enseignement et de services académiques, sont également invités à postuler. Le savoir en gestion durable étant multiple et souvent interdisciplinaire, le poste est ouvert aux candidats de tous les domaines universitaires de la gestion (comptabilité, finance, marketing, systèmes d’information, gestion de la production, comportement organisationnel, stratégie et organisation) ainsi que de disciplines connexes (par exemple, économie et sociologie). Bien que le recrutement soit multidisciplinaire, le candidat retenu sera affilié à un domaine fonctionnel bien défini. En plus de diriger son propre programme de recherche, le nouveau membre du corps professoral fera fond sur le succès des programmes de gestion axée sur la durabilité offerts au niveau du baccalauréat en commerce. Il fera partie d’un groupe dynamique d’étudiants, de professeurs, de diplômés et de praticiens de la gestion. Il enrichira de son savoir-faire les activités existantes et leur donnera un nouveau souffle, tout en mettant en place des initiatives d’enseignement, de recherche et de sensibilisation en matière de durabilité. L’enseignement se fait en anglais, mais la connaissance du français ou la volonté d’apprendre cette langue est souhaitable. Le mandat débute au plus tôt le 1er août 2019.

Faculté de gestion Desautels et Université McGill
La Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill (www.mcgill.ca/desautels) offre une atmosphère axée sur la collaboration et la recherche. Comptant plus de 80 professeurs occupant un poste permanent ou menant à la permanence, la Faculté connaît une croissance soutenue. Elle accueille quelque 2 300 étudiants inscrits au programme de baccalauréat en commerce, 250 étudiants au programme de MBA, de MBA pour cadres ou de maîtrise en gestion et 60 doctorants. La Faculté vise l’excellence en recherche et en enseignement (exclusivement en anglais), et elle favorise la recherche internationale, interculturelle, intégrative et multidisciplinaire. Les membres du corps professoral jouissent d’une grande autonomie pour leurs activités de recherche et d’enseignement. La Faculté accorde une grande importance à la qualité, à l’innovation et aux retombées en matière de recherche. La recherche y est financée par des sources internes et des subventions gouvernementales. La Faculté offre un excellent soutien administratif pour la présentation de demandes de subvention aux organismes de financement, comme le Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines du Canada (www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca), et les membres de son corps professoral reçoivent de généreuses bourses et subventions de recherche grâce à des dons.

Fondée en 1821, l’Université McGill est l’une des plus prestigieuses institutions d’enseignement supérieur au Canada et a occupé pendant treize années d’affilée le premier rang des universités de recherche au palmarès universitaire du magazine Maclean’s.

L’Université McGill est située à Montréal, Ville UNESCO de design depuis 2006. La plus européenne des villes d’Amérique du Nord se distingue par sa joie de vivre incomparable. Cette ville bilingue est reconnue pour ses excellents restaurants, sa scène culturelle dynamique et diversifiée, ses innombrables activités récréatives et les nombreux sites de villégiature qui se trouvent à une courte distance en voiture. Un marché immobilier abordable, des services de santé financés par l’État, des places subventionnées par l’État dans les garderies et les services de garde ainsi que l’éducation gratuite au primaire et au secondaire dans les établissements publics contribuent à faire de la métropole une ville accessible. Montréal est également accueillante pour les familles et occupe le quatrième rang du classement nord-américain de l’Enquête Mercer sur la qualité de vie de 2018.

Exigences
Afin d’assurer un examen immédiat de son dossier, le candidat doit soumettre les documents exigés d’ici au 15 mars 2019, par l’entremise de notre système électronique : https://mcgill.ca/desautels/jobs/tenure-track/desautels-faculty-recruitment-sustainability
Le dossier de candidature doit comprendre : (1) une lettre de présentation faisant état de l’intérêt du candidat pour le poste; (2) un curriculum vitæ; (3) un bref énoncé sur les champs d’intérêt en matière de recherche; (4) un bref énoncé sur la philosophie d’enseignement ainsi que des documents attestant la compétence du candidat dans ce domaine; (5) le nom de trois personnes qui accepteraient de rédiger une lettre de recommandation (nous ne communiquerons avec elles que si l’étude de la candidature atteint cette étape); et (6) des exemplaires d’un ou de plusieurs articles de recherche représentatifs des travaux du candidat, y compris la version intégrale de l’article qu’il présenterait s’il était invité sur notre campus.

L’étude des candidatures débutera dès le dépôt de ces dernières et se poursuivra jusqu’à ce que le poste soit pourvu ou que la recherche d’un candidat soit terminée. Les candidats retenus en sélection finale seront invités à rencontrer des membres de la Faculté à Montréal au printemps 2019.

Pour obtenir de plus amples renseignements sur le poste et pour toute question au sujet de la réception des documents, s’adresser à mdiim.mgmt@mcgill.ca.

Tous les documents doivent être soumis par voie électronique d’ici au 15 mars 2019. 

Seules les candidatures complètes soumises par voie électronique seront acceptées.

La lettre de présentation doit être adressée comme suit :

Professeur Saku Mantere
Faculté de gestion Desautels
Université McGill
1001, rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montréal (Québec) H3A 1G5 Canada

Adhésion aux principes d’équité et de diversité
L’Université McGill recrute en fonction du mérite et s’engage fermement à respecter les principes d’équité et de diversité au sein de sa communauté. Nous accueillons favorablement les demandes d’emploi des personnes racisées et de minorités visibles, des femmes, des personnes autochtones, des personnes en situation de handicap, des minorités ethniques, des personnes de toute orientation et identité sexuelles ainsi que de toute personne possédant les aptitudes et les connaissances lui permettant de travailler en collaboration avec diverses communautés.

En outre, McGill reconnaît et prend équitablement en considération l’incidence des congés (p. ex. obligations familiales ou congés pour raisons de santé) qui peuvent entraîner des interruptions ou des ralentissements de carrière. Nous encourageons les candidats à nous informer de tout congé ayant eu une incidence sur leur rendement et pouvant avoir modifié leur parcours professionnel. Cette information sera prise en considération aux fins d’évaluation équitable de leur dossier.

L’Université McGill met en œuvre un programme d’équité en matière d’emploi et invite les membres des groupes désignés à indiquer leur appartenance à ces derniers. Elle tient également à s’assurer que les personnes en situation de handicap reçoivent un traitement équitable et puissent s’intégrer pleinement à la vie universitaire en ayant à cœur de mettre en œuvre les principes de conception universelle dans toutes les sphères de son activité, conformément aux politiques et procédures relatives aux aménagements. Les personnes en situation de handicap qui pourraient avoir besoin de certains aménagements pour soumettre leur candidature sont invitées à communiquer en toute confidentialité avec la professeure Angela Campbell, vice-principale exécutive adjointe (équité et politiques académiques) par courriel ou par téléphone, au 514 398-1660.

Tous les candidats qualifiés sont invités à postuler. Toutefois, conformément aux exigences de l’immigration canadienne, la priorité sera accordée aux Canadiens ainsi qu’aux résidents permanents.

Tenure Track Position, Business Analytics, Cape Breton University

CBU invites applications for a tenure-track position in Business Analytics at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 2019 (or shortly thereafter).

One of Canada’s youngest and most ambitious universities, CBU recognizes its location on Cape Breton Island as part of Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq people. CBU offers a comprehensive set of liberal arts, science, and professional programs and a unique commitment to community, economic development, aboriginal learning, and research into many aspects of environment and culture. Currently home to approximately 5000 students, CBU’s vision of higher education allows students to pursue diverse fields of study in programs with national reputations in final year student satisfaction, faculty-student interaction, and employability.

CBU delivers an authentic multicultural experience to all who become part of its academic community. Our faculty bring passion to their teaching and research, and we are known for our smaller class sizes as well as our friendly and inclusive culture. Strong community involvement and a spirit of entrepreneurship enhance CBU’s position in post-secondary education. 

Candidates should have a PhD (or its equivalent), or be in the later stages of their PhD program. As well, candidates should have demonstrated evidence of effective teaching and research in data analysis, data mining, database concepts and management, data visualization, and operations management. 

CBU teaches programs on campus, off campus in locations across and outside of Canada, and on-line. The university and its partners will therefore provide opportunities for faculty members to teach in different modes in different locations as part of their regular workload. While these opportunities may not be available equally for all faculty positions in all programs, a clear willingness to teach in different modes and locations will be noted as part of your application.

Applicants are expected to demonstrate potential and commitment with regard to teaching, research/creative/scholarly activities and service to Cape Breton University, community and profession.

The union affiliation of this position is with the Cape Breton University Faculty Association.

Qualified candidates should send a letter of application quoting the reference number (BA1902), a complete dossier including a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three current letters of reference (sent directly to CBU) to the Human Resources Department. Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. March 1, 2019. Applicants who apply by email (pdf format preferred) will receive a return email confirming receipt.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. 

Cape Breton University
Human Resources Dept.
P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road
Sydney, NS B1P 6L2
Website: www.cbu.ca/careers
email: humanresources@ns.aliantzinc.ca

Tenure Track Position, Supply Chain Management, Shannon School of Business – Cape Breton University

The Shannon School of Business at CBU invites applications for a tenure-track position in Supply Chain Management at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence April 2019 (or shortly thereafter).

One of Canada’s youngest and most ambitious universities, CBU recognizes its location on Cape Breton Island as part of Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq people. CBU offers a comprehensive set of liberal arts, science, and professional programs and a unique commitment to community, economic development, aboriginal learning, and research into many aspects of environment and culture. Currently home to approximately 5000 students, CBU’s vision of higher education allows students to pursue diverse fields of study in programs with national reputations in final year student satisfaction, faculty-student interaction, and employability.

CBU delivers an authentic multicultural experience to all who become part of its academic community. Our faculty bring passion to their teaching and research, and we are known for our smaller class sizes as well as our friendly and inclusive culture. Strong community involvement and a spirit of entrepreneurship enhance CBU’s position in post-secondary education.

CBU is seeking candidates with demonstrated evidence of effective teaching and research in supply chain management, logistics, operations management, and procurement. Candidates should have a PhD, or its equivalent, or are in the later stages of their PhD program.

CBU teaches programs on campus, off campus in locations across and outside of Canada, and on-line. The university and its partners will therefore provide opportunities for faculty members to teach in different modes in different locations as part of their regular workload. While these opportunities may not be available equally for all faculty positions in all programs, a clear willingness to teach in different modes and locations will be noted as part of your application.

Applicants are expected to demonstrate potential and commitment with regard to teaching, research/creative/scholarly activities and service to Cape Breton University, community and profession. The union affiliation of this position is with the Cape Breton University Faculty Association.

Qualified candidates should send a letter of application quoting the reference number (SCM1902), a complete dossier including curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement of research and teaching interests, and three current letters of reference (sent directly to CBU) to the Human Resources Department. Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. 26 February 2019. Applicants who apply by email (pdf format preferred) will receive a return email confirming receipt.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Cape Breton University P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road Sydney, NS B1P 6L2 Website: http://www.cbu.ca/careers / email: humanresources@ns.aliantzinc.ca

Professeur menant à la permanence, Faculté de gestion Desautels-Université McGill

La Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill cherche à pourvoir plusieurs éventuels postes de professeur menant à la permanence et mandats à durée déterminée, ouvert à tous les rangs dans divers domaines de la gestion notamment la comptabilité, la stratégie et l’organisation, le comportement organisationnel et le marketing. Les candidats doivent avoir un potentiel exceptionnel en tant que chercheur et enseignant. Les candidats doivent être titulaires d’un doctorat dans l’un des domaines susmentionnés ou avoir l’intention de satisfaire aux exigences du doctorat d’ici décembre 2019. Les responsabilités en matière d’enseignement peuvent inclure des cours de premier cycle, de MBA ou de doctorat. La date d’entrée en fonction du poste est le 1er août, 2019. Le salaire est négociable et sera en fonction de la compétence et de l’expérience de la personne retenue.

Afin de vous assurer que votre candidature soit étudiée sans délai, vous devez nous soumettre les documents exigés au moyen de notre système électronique, à l’adresse suivante :https://mcgill.ca/desautels/jobs/tenure-track/junior-recruitmentau plus tard le 18 février, 2019.

Votre candidature doit comprendre : (1) une lettre de présentation précisant ce qui motive votre intérêt pour le poste; (2) votre curriculum vitæ; (3) un bref énoncé sur vos intérêts en matière de recherche; (4) un bref énoncé sur votre philosophie en matière d’enseignement, ainsi que des documents attestant de votre compétence dans ce domaine; (5) le nom de trois personnes qui accepteraient de rédiger une lettre de recommandation si l’étude de votre candidature atteignait cette étape; et (6) des exemplaires d’articles de recherche représentatifs de vos travaux, y compris la version intégrale de ces articles que vous seriez susceptible de présenter si vous étiez invité à visiter notre campus. Les candidats retenus en sélection finale seront invités à rencontrer des membres de la Faculté à Montréal, en début mars 2019.

À propos de la Faculté de gestion Desautels et de l’Université McGill

La Faculté de gestion Desautels de l’Université McGill (www.mcgill.ca/desautels) offre une atmosphère axée sur la collaboration et la recherche. Comptant plus de 80 professeurs occupant un poste permanent ou menant à la permanence, la Faculté connaît une croissance soutenue. Elle accueille quelque 2 300 étudiants inscrits au programme de baccalauréat en commerce, 250 étudiants au programme de MBA, de MBA pour cadres ou de maîtrise en gestion et 60 doctorants. La Faculté vise l’excellence dans les domaines de la recherche et de l’enseignement (exclusivement en anglais), et favorise la recherche internationale, interculturelle, intégrative et multidisciplinaire. Les membres du corps professoral jouissent d’une grande autonomie pour leurs activités de recherche et d’enseignement. La Faculté accorde une grande importance à la qualité, à l’innovation et aux retombées en matière de recherche. La recherche y est financée par des sources internes et des subventions gouvernementales. La Faculté offre un excellent soutien administratif pour la présentation de demandes de subventions aux organismes de financement, comme le Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines du Canada (www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca), et de généreuses bourses et subventions de recherche sont également offertes aux membres de son corps professoral par des philanthropes. Fondée en 1821, l’Université McGill est l’une des plus prestigieuses institutions d’enseignement supérieur au Canada et occupe depuis treize ans le premier rang des universités de recherche dans le palmarès universitaire du magazine Maclean’s.

L’Université McGill est située à Montréal, Ville UNESCO de design depuis 2006. La plus européenne des villes d’Amérique du Nord, Montréal se distingue par sa joie de vivre incomparable. Bilingue et cosmopolite, elle est reconnue pour ses excellents restaurants, sa scène culturelle dynamique et diversifiée, ses innombrables activités récréatives et les nombreux sites de villégiature qui se trouvent à une courte distance en voiture. Un marché immobilier abordable, des services de santé financés par l’État, des places subventionnées par l’État dans les garderies et les services de garde ainsi que l’éducation gratuite au primaire et au secondaire dans les établissements publics contribuent à faire de la métropole une ville accessible. Montréal est également accueillante pour les familles et occupe le quatrième rang du classement nord-américain de l’Enquête Mercer sur la qualité de vie de 2018.

Pour obtenir de plus amples renseignements sur les postes, écrire à juniorrecruitment.mgmt@mcgill.ca . Tous les documents doivent être soumis électroniquement d’ici au 18 février,2019. Seules les candidatures complètes et soumises électroniquement seront acceptées. Une lettre de présentation pourra être adressée à :

Professeur Morty Yalovsky, Vice doyen
Faculté de gestion Desautels
Université McGill 
1001 rue Sherbrooke ouest, 
Montreal, QC Canada H3A 1G5

L’Université McGill recrute en fonction du mérite et s’est fermement engagée à promouvoir et à instaurer l’équité et la diversité au sein de sa communauté. Nous accueillons favorablement les demandes d’emploi des personnes racisées et des minorités visibles, des femmes, des personnes autochtones, des personnes handicapées, des minorités ethniques, des personnes de toute orientation et identité de genre, ainsi que de toute personne possédant les aptitudes et les connaissances lui permettant de travailler en collaboration avec diverses communautés.
McGill reconnaît en outre et considère à juste titre l’incidence de congés (comme les congés liés à des soins apportés à un membre de la famille ou liés à des problèmes de santé) qui auraient pu causer des interruptions ou des ralentissements de carrière. Nous encourageons les personnes candidates à nous informer de tout congé qui aurait eu un effet sur leur productivité, et conséquemment sur leur cheminement de carrière. Cette information sera prise en considération afin d’assurer une évaluation équitable du dossier de candidature.

L’Université McGill met en œuvre un programme d’équité en matière d’emploi et invite les membres des groupes visés à indiquer leur appartenance à ces derniers dans leur dossier de candidature. Les personnes handicapées qui pourraient avoir besoin d’accommodements à n’importe quelle étape du processus de candidature sont invitées à communiquer en toute confidentialité avec la professeure Angela Campbell, vice-principale exécutive adjointe (équité et politiques académiques), par courriel à angela.campbell@mcgill.ca ou par téléphone, au 514-398-1660.
Tous les candidats qualifiés sont invités à postuler. Toutefois, conformément aux exigences de l’immigration canadienne, la priorité sera accordée aux Canadiens ainsi qu’aux résidents permanents.

Tenure-track Position, Health Management, Management Faculty-University of British Columbia

The Faculty of Management invites outstanding individuals to apply for a tenure-track or tenured position at an Assistant or Associate Professor rank in health management. Topics of interest to the faculty relevant to healthcare management may include but are not limited to: organization theory, technology and work, operations management, not-for-profit strategy, health economic evaluation and outcomes research, acute or chronic care delivery, health policy development and transformation of healthcare delivery, patient care management, and health outcome measurement (e.g. quality of life). 

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a discipline relevant to this position (e.g. management, health economics, health service delivery, healthcare management). They must have a strong record demonstrating an ability to conduct outstanding research, to engage relevant stakeholders in their research, and to attract external research funding. They must also demonstrate ability to teach topics generally relevant to the management subject area, and specifically relevant to health care management, at both the undergraduate and the graduate level. 

The successful candidate will be expected to establish new relationships with key stakeholders in the community related to health, health care and health service delivery. They will also be expected to participate actively in Faculty of Management service and activities, and to interact effectively with other parts of UBC, e.g. the Faculty of Health and Social Development, and the Faculty of Medicine’s Southern Medical Program.

As one of the world’s leading universities, the University of British Columbia aims to create an exceptional learning environment that fosters global citizenship, advances a civil and sustainable society, and supports outstanding research to serve the people of British Columbia, Canada, and the world. UBC’s Okanagan campus offers faculty exciting opportunities for interdisciplinary and region-centered research, as well as an intimate learning environment for students. It is situated in one of Canada’s most entrepreneurial regions.

The Faculty of Management currently offers undergraduate, graduate and professional leadership programs, and participates in UBC’s interdisciplinary graduate study program. We focus on leading and managing fast changing organizations in globally connected, non-metropolitan regions. We aim to have a major impact in practice on innovation and socio-economic development in different parts of the world, including the Okanagan and British Columbia Interior; and to increase the innovative and creative capability of students in imagining and realizing their future, as well as the futures of others.

How to Apply

To apply, please visit the link – http://www.hr.ubc.ca/careers-postings/faculty.php (search for Job ID#32403).

Applicants should provide a cover letter illustrating how their experiences and expertise meet the call. They should provide a curriculum vitae, a research plan, a statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness, and a list of three referees that includes contact information. Preferred format is Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) file format. 

Please direct any inquiries regarding the posting to the Dean of the Faculty of Management, Professor Roger Sugden, at roger.sugden@ubc.ca

The closing date for receipt of applications is February 9, 2019. 

The appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2019 or soon thereafter. All applications will be reviewed. However, hired positions will be subject to budget and UBC Board of Governors’ approval.

Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. 

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

Department Chair Position, International Business, Supply Chain Management and Aviation, Bissett School of Business – Mount Royal University

About MRU
Founded in 1910 and located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Mount Royal University has built a reputation on a strong, liberal education foundation. Our vision is to provide an exceptional undergraduate educational experience for our students. 

We are a community of engaged citizens, providing personalized, experiential and outcome-based learning in an environment of inclusion, diversity and respect. Through our focus on teaching and learning informed by scholarship, we are preparing our graduates for success in their careers and lives.

Mount Royal University presently offers 12 four-year baccalaureate degrees with 32 majors, with a view to grow this mix to 15 degrees and 50 majors by 2025. Current degree offerings are unique, and include four-year bachelor degrees in interior design, midwifery, child studies and health and physical education, as well as arts, criminal justice, business administration, communication, computer information systems, education, nursing and science. Mount Royal also offers robust continuing education programming as well as an internationally-renowned music conservatory.

More than 13,000 credit students attend Mount Royal University annually, with more than 90,000 Mount Royal alumni contributing to their communities worldwide. 

Our faculty provide a teaching and learning environment that welcomes challenging ideas. Our staff are dedicated to supporting our campus so that students are provided with an exceptional educational experience. Our management team provides leadership throughout the University, and inspires others at all levels to be leaders in their own important sectors. 
In support of our students, and in response to our broader community, we know that investing in our employees benefits the University as a whole. Talented and committed employees are the driving force behind student success. Our faculty, staff and management are united in creating a thriving learning environment for our students. 

Mount Royal University is an exceptional community focused on our people.


About the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies

Mount Royal University’s Bissett School of Business, within the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies, is a primary destination for undergraduate students seeking high quality business education. The school employs 100+ faculty, 50 of whom are full-time. The faculty is comprised of a highly motivated group of scholars, who are passionate about teaching while engaged in innovative scholarship. In order to support its objectives, the Bissett School of Business benefits from the associated Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Institute for Community Prosperity – making the school unique among Canadian undergraduate business schools. Approximately 2000 students are enrolled in the school’s programs. For further information regarding Mount Royal University and the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies can be found at www.mtroyal.ca

The Department of International Business and Supply Chain Management offers BBA concentrations in Supply Chan Management and International Business. Both programs are built on a foundation of international trade and supply chain understandings, with highly regarded networks into their respective industry and academic communities. These programs are strategic strengths of the business school. 
The Department is also home to the business law offerings and quantitative methods. Both of these disciplines are embedded in the core BBA curriculum and viewed as growth opportunities for the Faculty.

About the Role
The Department of International Business, Supply Chain Management and Aviation invites applications for the position of Department Chair, with tenure at the rank of Associate or Full Professor, commencing June 1, 2019, subject to final budgetary approval. The department, which includes 12 full-time faculty, 16 Contract faculty, and an Administrative Assistant, is committed to integrity, diversity, and equality in order to foster an inclusive, safe, and respectful environment.

Responsibilities
In collaboration with department colleagues, the Chair will be expected to provide academic leadership by guiding the future direction of the Department. The Chair will be expected to:

• Maintain and communicate a sense of direction
• Act as a responsible advocate for the Department
• Encourage respect for a range of career paths and different forms and fields of teaching and scholarship
• Provide mentorship to tenure-track and new hires
• Foster values of fairness, excellence, and collaboration
• Maintain a sense of pride, achievement, and community among all members (students, staff, and faculty) of the Department.
In terms of administrative capabilities, the Chair will be expected to:
• Work within the practices and policies of the university including collective agreements
• Be responsible for following and shaping departmental policy to ensure effective, efficient and collegial operation of the Department
• Provide mentorship and direction to individual members of the Department
• Work effectively as a representative on the advisory council to the Dean of Business and Communication Studies
• Ensure that Department interests are well represented in university level initiatives. 

The Chair will be expected to offer academic leadership for innovative curriculum development. Promoting student success and advancing scholarship within these two complementary disciplines are the most important mandates of the Chair. MRU is known for its experiential learning with a commitment to co-operative education, community service learning and field schools. The ideal candidate will also be comfortable representing the disciplines with the related professional communities, locally, nationally and internationally. 

Qualifications
Credentials require a masters, with strong preference for a PhD and demonstrated leadership experience, preferably as a Chair or equivalent. The academic appointment will be at the Associate or Full Professor rank; therefore, applicants are required to have tenure at a Universities Canada recognized institution.
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to balance strong academic leadership qualities with demonstrated administrative capabilities. Candidates should also demonstrate an understanding of the challenges associated with leading an interdisciplinary department, appreciate the diversity of our community, and exhibit skills as a consensus builder. 

Closing Date: January 14, 2019

Please apply directly on our website at: https://mtroyalca.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/590

Applications
Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement demonstrating experience and excellence in leadership, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of recent teaching excellence, a statement of scholarly interests, and three (3) reference letters covering various dimensions of your professional life (leadership, teaching, departmental colleagues, etc.)

For further information, contact Dr. Elizabeth Evans, Dean, Faculty of Business and Communication Studies at (403) 440-6315 or eevans@mtroyal.ca.

Recognizing that Mount Royal University is located within the traditional lands of the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot), Îyârhe Nakoda, Tsuu T’ina nations and is also home to the Metis Nation of Alberta, Region III, the Faculty of Business and Communication Studies is committed to meeting the educational needs of all Indigenous peoples and their allies. We value Indigenous knowledge and promote the use of culturally-responsive pedagogies and practices, and promote partnerships with Indigenous learners, families and communities. Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.