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Assistant or Associate Professor Position at Seattle University

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The Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Management, with expertise in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) starting in September 2023.

The successful candidate for this position will have a commitment to excellence in teaching and active scholarship, as well as the motivation and ability to leverage their DEI expertise by teaching DEI-related and management courses, publishing DEI and other related research in academic journals, and supporting efforts to integrate DEI themes across the undergraduate and graduate curricula. Applications are invited from candidates across different specialties in the field of Management (e.g., organizational behavior, human resource management, or strategy) as well as allied programs and disciplines that allow the candidate to excel in teaching and scholarship within the School’s Department of Management.

Full responsibilities will include a regular teaching load, an active program of scholarship, and participation in university service.

Seattle University and the Albers School of Business and Economics are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Seattle University was awarded an ADVANCE program Institutional Transformation grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2016 to initiate structural change that advances equity among the university’s faculty. Integral to the university’s five-year strategic plan, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) aims to promote inclusive excellence in the university’s teaching, research, and service dimensions. Faculty and staff in the Albers School signed a statement of anti-racism in 2020 and have since begun an Anti-Racist Curriculum Series (ARCS) facilitated by faculty with DEI expertise to explore how business programs can contribute to anti-racist education. To learn more about our university-wide action plan for racial equity and anti-racism goals, please visit:

About The Albers School of Business and Economics
Established in 1947, The Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University is home to over 1,500 graduate and undergraduate business students. Our undergraduate and graduate programs are nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Albers is accredited by AACSB International, a distinction earned by less than 5% of business schools worldwide. For more information about the school, go to

About Seattle University
Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals who will further enrich the diversity of our educational community.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Management or a related field before the time of appointment.

Application Instructions
Applicants should submit materials online at Include a cover letter addressing teaching and research qualifications, curriculum vitae, recent teaching evaluations, up to two samples of scholarly work, and the names and contact information for three references (letters may be solicited upon submission of application). The initial application review will begin on September 1, 2022, but the search will remain open until filled. Please direct questions to Professor Jeffery Smith, Chair of the Search Committee, at

AOM Interviews
We welcome requests for an informal interview about the position at the Academy of Management Meeting in Seattle. If you would like to be considered, please send your CV to Professor Eunice Rhee at rhee@seattleu.eduwith the subject line: “AOM interview” by July 24th. CVs received after that date will be considered as long as there are available opportunities during the AOM. Taking part in the AOM interviews is not a requirement for application, and we will conduct further preliminary Zoom interviews in September.