Assistant/Associate Professor of Management (Organization Behavior/Human Resource Management)
California Polytechnic State University
Location: San Luis Obispo, California
Required Education: Ph.D
Tenure Track or Tenured
Internal Number: 504571
The Management Area of the Orfalea College of Business at Cal Poly seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track, academic year position at Assistant/Associate Professor level in Organizational Behavior/Human Resource Management. Interest and ability to teach both undergraduate and graduate (MBA) level classes is desirable. In addition to teaching core courses in organizational behavior/human resource management, the ideal applicant could also teach one or more specialized courses covering content areas such as staffing, performance management, compensation, cross-culture management, or people analytics. Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) topics are a foundation of the material taught in our Organizational Behavior and Human Resource classes. The position is designed to strengthen Cal Poly’s on-going efforts in enhancing DEI climate, thus the candidate is expected to incorporate a DEI emphasis in instruction and research.
The successful candidate must have completed a doctorate or equivalent degree in Business or a closely related field from an AACSB or equivalent accredited institution. The Ph.D. should be awarded by the time of appointment in Fall 2022. Applicants are expected to demonstrate exemplary teaching, a strong publication record and research pipeline, and currency in their professional field. Applicants must have the ability to work with diverse students and engage diversity in the curriculum. The candidate must demonstrate a track record of and/or plan for incorporating curricular coverage of areas related to diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as to promote inclusive teaching strategies.
To apply, please visit JOBS.CALPOLY.EDU, complete the required online faculty application and submit to Requisition#504571. Please be prepared to provide three professional references with names and email addresses when completing online application. Attachments should include a cover letter, current vita, a sample research paper, and evidence of teaching philosophy and effectiveness. All applicants are required to submit a diversity statement. The diversity statement should demonstrate the applicant’s commitment to diversity and inclusion in teaching, scholarship and service by describing past experience, contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts, the impact on students, faculty, staff and/or your field and a description of how the candidate will demonstrate a commitment in these areas in teaching, research, and/or service at Cal Poly. Official transcripts of highest degree will be required of all finalists. REVIEW BEGIN DATE: October 15, 2021. Open until filled.
Cal Poly’s commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and Orfalea College of Business is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications from all qualified individuals.
At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility.
About the Area
The Management, HR and Information Systems Area (MHRIS) prepares students for a wide array of domestic and global career options ranging from the highly technical to the more people-oriented. We offer two concentrations: Management & Human Resources and Information Systems. Read more at https://www.cob.calpoly.edu/mhris/management-human-resources-concentration/ and more about our faculty at https://www.cob.calpoly.edu/directory/.
About the College
The Orfalea College of Business (OCOB) prepares career-ready business leaders through hands-on discovery and dedicated mentorship. A curriculum infused with cutting edge technology trends, and supplemented by cultural and social service experience, gives students the knowledge and experience needed to thrive in California and the global economy. Our graduates are innovative problem solvers, prepared to excel in a variety of business roles and catalyze positive change, wherever they are. Learn more at https://www.calpoly.edu/orfalea-college-of-business
About the University
Cal Poly is located in San Luis Obispo on California’s Central Coast, about halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Our loca...tion gives students access to opportunities for hands-on research in agriculture, winemaking and distinctive coastal ecosystems as well as close proximity to tech, industry and the culture hubs in Southern California and the Bay Area. Given California’s status as a world leader in many areas and industries, our students have an opportunity to do work that makes an impact around the globe.
Cal Poly consistently receives high rankings from major publications. For the past 27 years, we have been named the best public, master's-level university in the West by U.S. News & World Report. Forbes also continues to name us the top public masters-level university in California and one of the Top 25 public and private universities in the West. Read more at https://www.calpoly.edu/about .