Assistant Professor

Tempe, Arizona
Salary is highly competitive and dependent upon qualifications.
Nov 17, 2020
Jan 16, 2021

The W. P. Carey School of Business at ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY invites applications for two faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor starting Fall 2021 across Accountancy, Finance, Information Systems, Management and Entrepreneurship, Marketing, and Supply Chain Management.  The W. P. Carey School of Business values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment.  We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community. 

Essential Functions:

The candidate must contribute to the mission of the W. P. Carey School of Business and the prospective department in the areas of research, teaching and service, and teaching.  Candidates must conduct high quality research that is publishable in top-tier academic journals within their discipline; effectively teach courses at the undergraduate and/or graduate level; serve as a research mentor to doctoral students; and interact effectively with colleagues to support and enhance department and school culture.


Required Qualifications:

1) A PhD in business administration, applicable field of discipline (Accountancy, Finance, Information Systems, Management and Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Supply Chain Management) or a closely related field (ABD candidates must be close to earning that doctorate by the position start date); 2) Evidence of potential for excellence in research publications at top-tier journals; 3) Professional experience within the field of discipline or other related community.

Desired Qualifications:

1) A strong research agenda as evidenced by papers published or forthcoming in top-tier academic journals; 2) Demonstrated evidence of teaching potential for excellence at both undergraduate and graduate levels; 3) Involvement with industry partnerships and a record of externally funded research.  

Application Instructions

The initial application deadline is December 17, 2020. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool.  Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed, every two weeks, in the order in which they were received until the positions are filled.

Formal application must be accomplished through submission of 1) a cover letter that addresses how you meet the qualifications and why you are interested in this position at ASU (if you have any recordings of your research presentation, please provide the link to the recorded video), 2) a resume or CV (including a list of manuscripts under review identifying the journal and review status), 3) a job market paper or publications, 4) a research statement, 5) a teaching statement with any evidence of teaching competency/teaching evaluations (if available), 6) a statement addressing how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion will advance the W. P. Carey School of Business’s commitment to inclusive excellence, and 7) a list of references, all uploaded through

For additional information, please visit the W. P. Carey School of Business website at or contact Allison Webster, Academic Personnel Specialist Senior, Dean's Office, W. P. Carey School of Business, PO Box 874606, Tempe, AZ 85287-3506, phone 480.965.3139, email  

The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with more than 15,000 students and 100,000 alumni worldwide. From our world-renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking. The W. P. Carey School is internationally recognized for its leadership in business education, groundbreaking research and innovation, and renowned faculty, making us one of the top-ranked business schools in the country. Learn more at

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