JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

The University of Arizona

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Eller College of Management
McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship
Executive Director of the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship and the James and Pamela Muzzy Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship

JOE ID Number: 2016-01_111455420
Date Posted: 03/25/2016
Date Inactive: 07/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Executive Director of the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship and the James and Pamela Muzzy Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tucson, Arizona, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
endowed chair
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Building on its strength in entrepreneurship and innovation, the Eller College of Management is positioning the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship as a centerpiece of the college’s strategic vision—strengthening and expanding its educational programs and developing a leading research program in entrepreneurship and innovation.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the highly ranked McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship; developing a new, robust, and cross-disciplinary entrepreneurship and innovation research program; and overseeing the expansion of the entrepreneurship and innovation education program. The Executive Director will serve as a tenured faculty member in one of the Eller College’s six academic departments (Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management and Organizations, Management Information Systems, or Marketing)teaching graduate and undergraduate level courses and mentoring students, including those from underrepresented backgrounds. The Executive Director will also participate in outreach and contribute to departmental, college, and university service to develop innovative approaches to enhancing student engagement, increasing diversity, and expanding collaborations with community and business partners.

The University of Arizona seeks people with diverse perspectives and experiences and is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action organization. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs.

Application Requirements:
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