Faculty Position in Strategy and Business Economics

Cornell University

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Open Rank Strategy and Business Economics : Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University invites applications from qualified individuals for a tenure track faculty position for an economist in the Strategy and Business Economics area, intended for placement in the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management beginning July 2021. Rank is open (assistant, associate and full professor) with a strong preference for prior research record, and experience teaching Business Strategy. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience and qualifications. The position will be based in Ithaca, NY.

Responsibilities: (1) high-quality academic research to be placed in leading economics journals, and preferably of theoretical or empirical applied Microeconomics; (2) teaching graduate students, primarily MBA-level Business Strategy and possibly Microeconomics, and (3) service to the School, Area, College and University.

Job Qualifications: Candidates must have a PhD in Economics by the time they start in the position. Preferred candidates will demonstrate high standards of accomplishment in economics research, teaching, and service, complementing and extending the strengths of the College of Business’s current faculty and its vital and collegial community of scholars and practitioners.

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business (established on July 1, 2016) combines three Schools: the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management (Johnson), the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management (Dyson), and the School of Hotel Administration (Hotel School). The Johnson School offers MBA, Accelerated MBA, Executive MBA, and Ph.D. programs. Courses and programs are taught at Cornell’s main Ithaca campus, the Cornell Tech campus in New York City, and other locations across the globe.

The search committee will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis; the position will remain open until filled. Interviews for select candidates will take place by zoom.

Application Instructions:

To be considered for this position apply at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17001

Required materials:

  • Letter of interest;
  • Curriculum vita;
  • Statement on Contributions to Diversity;
  • Up to three research papers or other representative samples of scholarship;
  • Names and contact information of three references; and
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness

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