CUNY Assistant or Associate Professor - Entrepreneurship in New York, New York


The Narendra Paul Loomba Department of Management of the Zicklin School of Business is seeking to fill an open tenure-track position of Assistant or Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship. The successful candidate would be expected to demonstrate a strong research agenda and the ability to teach entrepreneurship courses at undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate is expected to pursue or promote a rigorous research agenda in entrepreneurship; demonstrate ability and willingness to work with faculty and doctoral students; build and expand the Field Programs in Entrepreneurship and the department's growing focus in entrepreneurship by developing and teaching new entrepreneurship courses at all levels (BBA, MBA, MS, and PhD); and continue to enhance the department's reputation in these areas. The successful candidate must be able to contribute to course and curriculum development; to students' learning and career development, and to the department, school, and college as an active colleague. Our entrepreneurship faculty include an editor for Entrepreneurship Research Journal and a Field Editor for Journal of Business Venturing and publish regularly in the leading journals in the field, including Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, among other high-impact journals.

Entrepreneurship faculty also support, and are supported by, the Lawrence N. Field Programs in Entrepreneurship. Through the continuing generosity of Lawrence N. Field ('52) and his family, the Field Programs bring together faculty and students from the Zicklin School of Business, Small Business Development Center advisors, Baruch College alumni, and volunteer professionals to support the entrepreneurial endeavors of faculty and students, as well as over 2,000 new and established New York City-based businesses each year. The Field Programs have earned Baruch College Top-10 rankings from the Princeton Review for the Top Schools for Entrepreneurship three years in a row, including the #5 undergraduate and the #10 graduate for 2018.

The Narendra Paul Loomba Department of Management includes a faculty group of approximately 100 full-time and part-time faculty involved in teaching and research related to an array of subject matter areas. These areas include: a) Business, Society, and Sustainability; b) Entrepreneurship; c) Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management; d) Operations Management; and e) Strategic Management. The department offers both a BBA and MS in Entrepreneurship as well as an MBA and a PhD in management, both with coursework in entrepreneurship. In total more than 500 students on Baruch's campus are enrolled in entrepreneurship courses annually.

The Zicklin School of Business is the largest AACSB-accredited business school in the United States and offers an array of full-time, part-time, executive, and honors programs leading to BBA, MBA, MS, and PhD degrees. The Zicklin School of Business has seven departments including the Narendra Paul Loomba Department of Management, Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, Paul H. Chook Department of Information Systems and Statistics, Bert W. Wasserman Department of Economics and Finance, Department of Law, Allen G. Aaronson Department of Marketing and International Business, and William Newman Department of Real Estate, which can facilitate extensive teaching and research collaborations across disciplines.

Baruch College, one of 11 senior colleges of the City University of New York, attracts motivated students of proven achievement. The College's more than 18,000 students, who speak more than 110 languages and trace their heritage to more than 170 countries, have been repeatedly named one of the most ethnically diverse student bodies in the United States. Baruch College consists of the Zicklin School of Business, the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, and the Marxe School of Public Affairs. It is ranked among the region's and nation's top colleges by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, Princeton Review, and others. It is located in the historic Gramercy/Flatiron district in Manhattan, New York City, between midtown and Wall Street, and is within easy reach of the global headquarters of major companies and non-profit and cultural organizations, giving students unparalleled internship, career, and networking opportunities.


Applicants must have a PhD in Entrepreneurship or related discipline; ABDs who have defended the dissertation prior to the start of employment may also be considered (degree conferral is required for professorial ranks).

Due to the eclectic nature of entrepreneurship, we welcome applications from candidates with expertise in/across a variety of contexts (corporate, family, social, startup, technology), levels (micro, meso, macro), and fields (economics, innovation, management, psychology, sociology, strategy, etc.).


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2018. Position will remain open until filled. To ensure consideration, a complete application must be submitted by October 15, 2018.


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Job Title: Assistant or Associate Professor - Entrepreneurship

Job ID: 19099

Location: Baruch College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular