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Instructional Faculty

[C19-010] - Management and Organization: Assistant/Associate Professor (Organizational Strategy)

Position Information

Instructional Faculty


Contact Person:
Kareem Shabana
Phone: 860-832-3281

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Job Description

Central Connecticut State University invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate level in the Management and Organization department.  The Department offers three areas of focus – General Management, Human Resource Management, and Entrepreneurship – and is responsible for the School of Business undergraduate senior capstone strategy course and graduate (MBA) core management and capstone courses. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and possibly graduate courses in Management and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship.  The primary responsibility of the position is teaching.  Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.  Faculty also participate in assessment, curriculum development, faculty governance, and other faculty activities. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Earned doctorate in Organizational Strategy, or a closely related business discipline (ABD with expected degree completion by May 31, 2019 may be considered)
  • Evidence of rigorous training or strong scholarship
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Academically qualified according to AACSB standards
  • Ph.D. from an AACSB accredited Business School
  • University teaching experience across multiple management functions
  • Established or emerging research accomplishment in the areas of Strategy
  • Evidence of strong teaching orientation 

The University:  CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system.  Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose.  CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates.  CCSU is richly diverse: more than 30 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage.  Visit our web site at

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city with a population of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital of culture-rich Hartford.  CCSU is currently in a large-scale community engagement initiative, designed to more effectively embrace our communities as the “steward of central Connecticut.”  Pursuing a range of partnership arrangements with area businesses, schools, agencies, and more, this initiative will create significant new opportunities for student internships, faculty research, as well as an expanding array of cultural collaborations with the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, city theatres, the world-renowned New Britain Museum of American Art, and other area attractions. 

Application and Appointment:  For full consideration, applications must be received by January 18, 2019.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  To begin the application process, go to and click on the Apply Now button to electronically submit the following:  

  • Letter of interest addressing all the qualifications for the position
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Names of three current professional references with addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers
  • For ABD candidates, letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion. 

Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., social security number, date of birth, marital status) from any documents submitted.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Emailed or mailed copies will not be accepted. 

For more information contact Kareem Shabana at 860-832-3281 or  

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer