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Institution: Craig School of Business
Location: California, United States
Category: Graduate Business School - Faculty
Posted: 09/11/2019
Application Due: 00/00/0000
Type: Fulltime


The Department of Management in the Craig School of Business at California State University, Fresno invites applicants for a fulltime, open-rank, tenure-track position in Strategic or Operations Management to start Fall 2020. We are looking for someone who has primary teaching and research interests in either of the following areas: Strategic management, operations management, and/or supply-chain/value-chain management.

The successful candidate will be prepared to be an inspirational teacher in both the undergraduate and MBA programs; will conduct scholarly and applied research, engage in service-related activities; and perform outcomes assessment. Department faculty are committed to student success and continue to develop new course curriculum, including service-learning courses, and web-enhanced or web-based instruction. There may be opportunities to teach in the Executive MBA and/or Accelerated Bachelor's in

Business Administration programs. Our campus culture requires an environment that cooperatively works with faculty, staff, and students in the department, college, and university. Specific assignments are dependent on departmental needs and the background of the individual.

California State University, Fresno is committed to serving our students with a focus on inclusion. Fresno State has been recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI); an Asian American/Native American/Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI); and has been designed to the Community Engagement Classification by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.


Required Education (from an accredited institution or foreign equivalent): An earned doctorate (Ph.D. or DBA) in Management or a closely related discipline from an AACSB accredited institution (or equivalent) is required. Applicants nearing the completion of a doctoral degree (ABD status) will be considered.

Required Experience:

1. Demonstrated commitment to working effectively with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic


2. Evidence of scholarly and research activity;

3. Teaching experience at the undergraduate level.

Preferred Experience:

1. Demonstrated success in teaching excellence as an instructor of record;

2. Evidence of publications in scholarly journals.

Application Procedures: For best consideration apply by 10/1/2019. The position will remain open until filled. Apply online at: and attach the following:

(1) a cover letter specifically addressing the required and preferred experience

(2) a curriculum vitae

(3) list of three professional references

(4) a statement addressing your commitment to working with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic


Candidates invited for an on-campus visit must submit the following by mail/e-mail within a designated time frame. The Search Chair will send

information and requests for these items:

(1) three current letters of recommendation

(2) official transcripts

Committee Information:

Search Chair: Dr. Zhanna Bagdasarov

Department of Management

Craig School of Business

California State University, Fresno

5245 N. Backer Avenue, M/S PB7

Fresno, CA 93740


About Fresno State:

California State University, Fresno is an engaged University. We focus on broadening students' intellectual horizons, fostering lifelong learning

skills, developing the leaders of tomorrow, promoting community involvement, and instilling an appreciation of world cultures. We nurture cultural

competence by celebrating the rich diversity of the campus community and welcoming the participation of all. Members of the University

community are expected to work effectively with faculty, staff and students from diverse ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. For

information on the University's commitment and dedication to creating a university known for its integrity, civility, equity, respect and ethical

behavior, please visit: The campus is ranked 24th in the nation by Washington Monthly; ranked 3rd

by U.S. News & World Report in graduation rate performance for public institutions; and, ranked 41st in the nation in MONEY Magazines 50 Best

Public Colleges.

Tenure-Track Faculty members gain a clear path to tenure through the University's Probationary Plan Process. For additional information, please

visit: We value our commitment to the success of our faculty by providing

services from the Center for Faculty Excellence to Research and Sponsored Programs.

About the College and Department:

The Craig School of Business (CSB) empowers future business leaders by helping students embark on successful careers in business and

economics. With approximately 3,000 majors, we offer bachelor's degrees in Business Administration (with 12 different options) and Economics,

and both a traditional and executive MBA. The Craig School of Business is the first CSU business school to receive a naming endowment, a ten

million dollar pledge from Sid and Jenny Craig, and also the first in the CSU to be accredited by AACSB, International - this in 1959. Our priority

for engaged learning experiences is addressed through internships, mentorships, applied projects, service-learning, professional events, an

international program, and a highly involved regional business community. The CSB is recognized by the Princeton Review as a top business


Other Campus Information:

In compliance with the Annual Security Report & Fire Safety Report of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State

University, Fresno has made crime-reporting statistics available to applicants, students, and employees online at

/index.shtml. Print copies are available by request from the Campus Police Department.

A background check (including criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily for this position. An offer of employment may be

withdrawn or employment may be terminated based upon the results of the background investigation.

The person holding this position is considered a "limited reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to

comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment. You can obtain a copy

of this Executive order by accessing the following website:

California State University, Fresno is a smoke-free campus. For more information, please click


California State University, Fresno is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment

without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic

information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.v

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