Assistant Professor, Human Resource Management

Spearfish, South Dakota, United States

Job description

The School of Business invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Human Resource Management beginning August 2018. Faculty positions have defined responsibilities in teaching, scholarship/research and service (University, professional, and community). Publication in peer-reviewed journals, strong collegial and collaborative skills, and effective teaching will be expected.

The School of Business offers undergraduate business programs in Professional Accountancy, Business Education, and Business Administration with the following specializations: accounting, economics/finance, entrepreneurial studies, human resource management, management, marketing, tourism and hospitality management, as well as an MBA. The BHSU School of Business earned AACSB accreditation of its Business Administration, Professional Accountancy, and MBA programs in May 2014.


*Teach undergraduate courses (face-to-face, online, and at an extension location) in one or more of the following areas: human resource management, management, entrepreneurship
*Engage in appropriate research/scholarly activities
*Participate in service activities

(Note: The teaching load is four courses/semester with summer teaching possibilities.)

*PhD in one of the following fields: human resource management (HRM), industrial organization/psychology, management, entrepreneurship, or related area preferred. ABD will be considered.
*Willingness to teach online

How to apply

Applications must be made online at To apply complete the online application and attach a cover letter, CV, transcripts and the names and contact information for at least three professional references. Letters of reference/recommendation are not accepted. This position is open until filled. For application assistance, contact Human Resources at 605-642-6549. Inquiries regarding this position should be directed to Susan Dana at

Black Hills State University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer (EEO). Employment is dependent upon a satisfactory background check.

Black Hills State University, located in the heart of the northern Black Hills – Spearfish, South Dakota, offers 72 academic programs at the associate, bachelor, and master degree levels. BHSU, which has nearly 4,500 students, has earned a reputation for transforming lives through innovative, high-quality academic programs and a dynamic learning community.