Clinical Professor of Entrepreneurship

New York, New York, United States

Job description


Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more.

We are a leading global educational institution that employs over 6,000 people across our various campus locations — Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission: to “bring wisdom to life” through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.

The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University’s retirement plan.

The Sy Syms School of Business, an AACSB accredited business school, offers business programs for undergraduate and graduate men and women. It was established in 1987 through major gifts by Sy Syms, then a member of Yeshiva University’s Board of Trustees, and other business leaders. The school offers the unique combination of a complete business curriculum along with Yeshiva University’s Jewish studies component. To learn more about the Sy Syms School of Business please visit our website:

The Position:

The Sy Syms School of Business of Yeshiva University invites applications for a clinical faculty position at the clinical associate professor or clinical professor level in Entrepreneurship. Salary is competitive. The position is available Fall 2017. To be assured of full consideration for the position, please submit an application, including a curriculum vitae, cover letter, three letters of recommendation, and copies of research papers or publications, by January 31, 2017.


The ideal candidate is a generalist in the following multiple areas of expertise: Entrepreneurship, Management of Growth, Innovation Management, and Leadership. This position is ideal for an individual wishing to concentrate on developing and teaching a variety of courses in entrepreneurship as well as mentoring and advising students in their entrepreneurial pursuits.


Candidates are expected to have evidence of an excellent and creative teaching record in at least one of the aforementioned areas. Candidates must have either a Masters/MBA degree with significant industry experience or a Ph.D. degree in a business-related discipline.

How to apply

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Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.