Assistant Professor, Management (AA19006)

Mankato, Minnesota, United States

Job description

SALARY: Depends on Qualifications
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Priority consideration will be given to applications received by November 27, 2017. Applications will remain open until finalists are selected.
POSITION: Tenure-Track (Probationary*)
DATE OF APPOINTMENT: August 20, 2018

The Department of Management in the College of Business at Minnesota State University, Mankato seeks qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position. The successful candidate will be responsible for effectively teaching courses in the Human Resources and Management programs, including talent acquisition and management courses. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, contributing to student growth and development (e.g., involvement with the student SHRM organization), scholarly research or achievement, collaboration with business and industry partners (e.g., professional development programs and certifications), and service to the department, college, university, and region.

-PhD in Human Resources Management or other terminal degree in business, law, or related field with coursework or studies in human resources management (ABD will be considered)
-At least 1 year industry experience in public, private, non-profit or research consulting in sectors with responsibility for human resources functions.

-Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment
-Successful experience in human resources training or higher education teaching
-Current certifications through the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)
-Knowledge or expertise in emerging fields in human resources, such as human resources business analytics or human resources strategy
-Successful experience in training, development, or teaching in on-line or hybrid delivery modes
-Demonstrated ability to conduct applied research
-Demonstrated success collaborating with human resources practitioners.

The College of Business is an AACSB accredited business school with a vision to be the clear business school choice for real-world learning experiences. Department of Management faculty have been leaders in developing and implementing curricular innovations including the award-winning United Prairie Bank Integrated Business Experience, the Entrepreneurship and Innovation minor, Microsoft Academic Alliance, and many start-up resources for students through the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The Human Resources emphasis is growing with an engaged core of faculty, students and business partners. More information about the College of Business can be found at and information about Minnesota State University can be found at

How to apply

To apply for this position, please continue the process via this website or directly at: A complete online application will include the following attachments. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the search committee.

-Cover Letter
-Resume/Curriculum Vitae
-Teaching Statement (including summary of teaching evaluations if available)
-Contact information for three (3) references
-Unofficial Transcript(s) of your highest completed degree

Cheryl Trahms, MBA, PhD, Assistant Professor
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Morris Hall 150
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: 507-389-1157
TTY: 800-627-3529 or 711
Fax: 507-389-5497

*Employment for this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement for the Inter Faculty Organization which can be found at:

NOTICE: In accordance with the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities (MnSCU) Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to MnSCU’s vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.

336 Wigley Administration Center
Mankato, MN 56001

Minnesota State University, Mankato has a long-standing commitment to diversity and is actively seeking to nurture and enrich its underrepresented communities. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In accordance with USCIS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to accept work in the United States. Requests for reasonable accommodation of a disability during the application and/or interview process should be made to the Office of Human Resources, 507-389-2015 (V), 800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTY). This Vacancy Notice is available in alternative format upon request. Minnesota State University, Mankato is an affirmative action/equal opportunity University and is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.

Minnesota State University, Mankato is where tireless thought and innovative research bring real solutions to real needs. The University's environment of big ideas coupled with real-world thinking equip Minnesota State Mankato students to go well beyond expectations and into exciting, rewarding futures. A growing international reputation for breakthrough research distinguishes the University, as does the unique quality of life that marks the proud community of greater Mankato.