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Associate Professor of Management and Associate Department Head

  • 1.  Associate Professor of Management and Associate Department Head

    Posted 12-08-2020 10:57

    Associate Professor of Management/HRM/Leadership and Associate Department Head

    Mike Cottrell College of Business, University of North Georgia


    The Department of Management and Marketing in the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB) at the University of North Georgia (UNG) invites applicants for the position of associate professor of management and associate department head, tenure-track, beginning with the Fall 2021 semester. Full professors may be considered. The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate management courses, such as human resource management, leadership and fundamentals of management in the Department of Management and Marketing; demonstrate a commitment to innovative learning; produce relevant research, including peer-reviewed journal articles, related to her or his teaching discipline; engage with the business community to further the goals of the Mike Cottrell College of Business; and embrace an enthusiastic commitment to management education.  A PhD or DBA in management or in business with a primary focus area of human resource management, preferably from an AACSB-accredited institution, is required at time of hire.  Preference will be given to those applicants who have a record of teaching and research in the areas of human resources management and leadership.


    The successful candidate for this position is expected to serve as associate department head for management faculty within the Department. The duties for this position include faculty supervision, conducting meetings of the management faculty, overseeing management programs, and performance evaluation of faculty, etc.  The position entails course reduction and additional stipend beyond the base salary.


    Information about the Department, Mike Cottrell College of Business, and UNG:

    The Department of Management and Marketing is the largest department in the MCCB and includes concentrations in Entrepreneurship, Digital Marketing, Professional Sales, and Supply Chain Management in the BBA degree program.  The MCCB is an AACSB-accredited business school, with over 4,800 students. The College includes the Center for Cyber Operations Education, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and the BB&T Center for Ethical Leadership. In addition to the BBA, the college offers undergraduate degrees in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Technology Management, and Paralegal Studies, and three associate degrees. Graduate programs include the Cottrell MBA, Master of Accountancy, and three graduate certificates. The international group of teacher-scholars provides an exceptional learning community to prepare students for their professional roles and to engage with business and industry in the region to foster economic development.


    Located in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains and the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.  


    All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion.


    To apply:

    Visit the UNG employment website at:  https://careers.hprod.onehcm.usg.edu/  A cover letter, CV, and references are required.

    The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.


    Wendy J. Walker, PhD
    Interim Associate Department Head | Associate Professor of Management
    University of North Georgia | Mike Cottrell College of Business