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Teaching Professor (Open Rank) Management/Director of the Business Scholars Program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

  • 1.  Teaching Professor (Open Rank) Management/Director of the Business Scholars Program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    Posted 04-19-2023 19:22

    The Sheldon B. Lubar College of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications for a full time Teaching Professor (open rank) who might also serve as the Director of the Lubar College Business Scholars Program to begin in August 2023. Candidate to be appointed at rank appropriate to qualifications and experience.

    The primary responsibility in this position will be to teach four courses per semester or its equivalent for all academic semesters in Management at the Lubar College of Business, while performing research, consulting, and/or other professional activities.  Additionally, the selected candidate may also choose to be considered to serve as the Director of the Lubar College Business Scholars Program, with one course release per semester.  In this role, the individual selected is expected to mentor and advise a selected group of outstanding undergraduate scholars, serve as thesis advisor, and teach special sections for those scholars, and manage the Program.  The Teaching Professor will also provide service and work collegially and collaboratively with the Management area, Lubar College, and the University. 

    The qualified candidate will possess a doctoral degree in Business or a closely related field specializing in Management or an allied area. Required qualifications include prior successful teaching experience in Management (as evidenced by teaching evaluations or other means) and excellent oral and written communication skills. Preferred qualifications include expertise in organizational behavior, analytics, and/or innovation.  

    The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is the flagship urban campus of the University of Wisconsin System and committed to academic excellence with enrollment of approximately 25,000 students. One of the nation's top research universities (R-1 status), Lubar College is a metropolitan business school of national distinction, accredited by the AACSB, and offers BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS, and Ph.D. degree programs. Additionally, our MBA and undergraduate programs are ranked regionally and nationally for excellence and Lubar College hosts one of only five SAP University Competence Centers worldwide. With doctorates from some of the country's leading universities, full-time faculty bring an impressive range of expertise and are recognized for outstanding achievement in their fields with broad experience in business organizations and governmental bodies. Opportunities for research are abundant in this vibrant metropolitan area with a strong presence of manufacturing and service operations. Located in Southeastern Wisconsin's commercial and industrial hub, Milwaukee is the third-ranked manufacturing center in the United States and home to 1300+ manufacturing firms and 400+ engineering firms with annual receipts of 24 billion dollars.  The City of Milwaukee on the shores of Lake Michigan offers easy access to beaches, a thriving cultural scene, championship sporting events, an expansive urban parks system, and hundreds of miles of bike lanes and paths. It is in the seventh most affordable metropolitan market in the country and offers a vibrant quality of life in a globally competitive region. 

    Applicants seeking consideration must apply at and submit application materials electronically to include: cover letter; curriculum vitae, and teaching evaluations with a list of courses taught (Document 1). Also submit a list of three (3) professional references, with postal addresses, email, and telephone numbers. The application deadline is May 12, 2023. For additional information, please see  https://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/36881

    The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is an AA/EEO employer committed to increasing diversity in recruitment and retention and advancing our university as an inclusive campus.  Under Wisconsin's open records law, request for confidentiality will be honored, except that the names and titles of all finalists must be disclosed upon request.  All finalists for this position will require a criminal record review consistent with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act.  For information relating to the UWM Campus Security Report, see www.cleryact.uwm.edu or contact the Office of Student Life at (414) 229-4632 for a paper copy. 

    Keimei Sugiyama
    Assistant Professor of Management
    Lubar School of Business
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee