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February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

University of Alabama in Huntsville

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College of Business Administration
Eminent Scholar in Global Studies

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457490
Date Posted: 12/05/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Eminent Scholar in Global Studies
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Huntsville, Alabama, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Global Studies, International Affairs, International Business, Economic Development, Silk Road, International Trade
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The College of Business Administration at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications and nominations for an Eminent Scholar in Global Studies who is expected to be a visible leader in the college, highly active in scholarly research, externally funded projects, and outreach to businesses, governments, and the community at large. Expertise on India and other countries on the Silk Road is critical to the success of the individual.

We seek applicants who welcome the challenges and rewards of serving on a diverse and intellectually curious faculty of a growing college located in a dynamic and supportive high technology community. A Ph.D. in Business, International Business or Economics, or a related discipline, with experience in security cooperation and policy development is required. A Ph.D. from an AACSB accredited institution and eligibility to hold Personnel Security Clearance are preferred. In addition to a strong commitment to teach graduate and undergraduate students, the successful candidate must be able to mentor students and junior faculty.

Candidates must have a strong academic background, must be an internationally known researcher in international affairs, international business, and/or economic development, and must be committed to a continuing program of scholarship. The Eminent Scholar may be appointed at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor with tenure.

Application Requirements:
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Application Instructions:
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Applicants must submit the following via email to a letter of nomination or application; a curriculum vita, summary of current research interests (2-4 pages), teaching philosophy (1-2 pages), and names and affiliations for three references. Formal review of applications will begin February 2, 2018. Receipt and review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

For questions or additional information, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Jeet Gupta via e-mail ( or via telephone at 256-824-6593.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer of minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.