Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship Jobs in Minneapolis – Minnesota – USA at University of St. Thomas
Title: Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship
Company: University of St. Thomas
Location: Minneapolis – Minnesota – USA
Type: Full Time
Category: Education, Teaching
OVERVIEW The Schulze School of Entrepreneurship, which is part of the Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas, invites applications for a Visiting faculty position in Entrepreneurship, at the Assistant or Associate level, beginning in the fall of 2021. A Ph.
D. or DBA in Entrepreneurship, Management or other relevant business discipline (U.S. or foreign equivalent) is required for this position. This is a non-tenure-track, one year, Visiting Faculty position with an expected start of August 1, 2021. This position requires a strong commitment to, and evidence of, excellence in teaching. The visiting professor will teach the equivalent of three full-semester courses per semester with no more than two preparations for the 2021-22 academic year.
(A full semester course can be either one 4-credit course taught over 14 weeks, or two 2-credit courses taught end-to-end over 14 weeks.) In addition to preparing for and holding classes [face-to-face, hybrid, and/or online], teaching involves maintaining currency in the content area related to the teaching assignment, evaluating students’ work, assessing student outcomes, maintaining appropriate records, and holding office hours.
Candidates who can demonstrate expertise or experience with diverse pedagogical techniques are particularly encouraged to apply. In addition, this individual will provide service to the department, college, and university by participating in key department and university events.
The Schulze School of Entrepreneurship, ranked as a top Entrepreneurship program by the Princeton Review, provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to identify and evaluate new opportunities and to transform innovations into sustainable businesses, whether that is in a startup, existing firm or social enterprise. We seek faculty passionate about unlocking the entrepreneurial potential of all students and engaging them through meaningful, experiential educational experiences that build critical, creative, and strategic thinking skills and a confidence to act, experiment and learn.
In addition to an undergraduate major and minor, the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship provides an experiential introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation as part of the required, core curriculum in every academic program within the College of Business.
The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities, and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.
This commitment is consistent with our university mission:
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission. St. Thomas is located in the vibrant Minneapolis-St Paul area, one of the nation’s top 25 metro areas.
The Twin Cities is home to an active entrepreneurial community comprising startups, top national accelerators and…