Open Rank / Full-Time Research Faculty in Organizational Behavior and Strategic Management

Open Rank / Full-Time Research Faculty in Organizational Behavior and Strategic Management
Sabanci University, Sabanci School of Management
Istanbul, Turkey

Sabanci University would like to invite applications for two full-time positions for its Organizations and Strategy group starting August 2019. One of the full-time positions will be open for candidates in Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management, and the other will be open for candidates in Strategic Management and Organization Theory. Candidates should have an existing track record of publishing in top-tier journals or a clear demonstration of the ability to do so. Candidates who have a strong background in research methods and a desire to work with doctoral students are preferred. We are particularly interested in individuals who are strong organizational citizens and who are interested in being an active member of a rich academic community.

For the OB candidate, although research in any OB area is welcome, additional expertise in Human Resource Management, Negotiations and Leadership will be considered favorably. Hired faculty will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Organizational Behavior, Leadership and/or Human Resource Management. For the Strategic Management candidate, any research area within Strategy is welcome and additional expertise in Organization Theory, International Business, or Entrepreneurship will be considered favorably. Hired faculty will be expected to teach courses in Strategy.

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned Ph.D. degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (Strategic Management, Organizational Sociology, Organizational Behavior, Organizational Psychology or a related area) prior to the start date;

  • Record of scholarly and professional accomplishments consistent with an appointment for the appropriate rank, including evidence of potential for publishing significant research in top-tier journals; and;

  • Evidence of potential to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of significant published or “in press” research in top-tier journals;

  • Expertise conducting qualitative and/or quantitative research;

  • Willingness and ability to contribute to the PhD Program (Organization Studies track);

  • Clear evidence of good citizenship in the field and the ability to work well with colleagues.

Sabanci University, a private, innovative academic institution, offers excellent facilities within a modern campus located in suburban Istanbul. The University has a strong emphasis on world-class research and was recently ranked at among the top 10 best small universities in the world and at #52 among the universities younger than 50 by Times Higher Education, and also at top 500 in the world and among the 50 best universities under 50 years old by QS World University rankings. The School of Management is accredited by the AACSB and ranked among the top 100 Business Schools in the Financial Times European Business School rankings in 2014. Our faculty members are drawn from leading universities in the United States, Canada and Europe. The School offers undergraduate, MBA, Professional MBA, Executive MBA, Masters in Finance and Masters in Business Analytics degrees. It also has a Ph.D. program in Management with specialization options in Organization Studies, Operations Management, and Finance. English is the medium of instruction in all programs. The School holds strategic international collaborations with Columbia University and runs several centers including Corporate Governance Forum and Entrepreneurship Center.

The Organization and Strategy group within the School of Management has a strong research orientation with a solid publication record in major academic journals. For further information on the School and the Organization Studies group, please visit: http://som.sabanciuniv.edu/en.

The teaching load and salary are competitive and commensurate with qualifications. Faculty also receives annual research budgets, as well as outstanding computer, administrative, and library support.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience. Applicants are requested to complete an online application form at https://crm.sabanciuniv.edu/acadcv/application.php. Any questions or inquiries can be sent to Dr. Mahmut Bayazit at mbayazit@sabanciuniv.edu. All university positions are contingent upon availability of funding.