Purdue University — Assistant / Associate Professor, Strategic Management & Business Development

Position Announcement: Assistant/Associate Professor, Strategic Management & Business Development
Date Available: Fall 2022

Principle Duties: The Purdue White Lodging-J.W. Marriott, Jr. School of Hospitality & Tourism Management is seeking a tenure track assistant or associate professor of Strategic Management & Business Development, to do research and teach courses in hospitality and tourism management, strategic planning, and business development. The successful candidate will be expected to engage in scholarly and non-scholarly endeavors, such as grant writing, advising students, pursuing external funding and engage in department, college, and university service committees and activities.

Qualifications: Applicants must be committed to excellence in discovery, teaching, and service to the hospitality and tourism industry. A Ph.D. in Hospitality & Tourism Management or a related discipline (e.g. Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, Economics, etc.), with a minimum of two years management experience in the hospitality or tourism business, a strong publication record, and previous teaching experience, is required.

The School & University: The White Lodging-J.W. Marriott, Jr. School of Hospitality & Tourism Management is an integral part of the College of Health and Human Sciences, with a Program ranked among the best in the United States. Purdue HTM is situated in the heart of the main campus in West Lafayette, Indiana. The University has more than 44,000 students and is located in a prosperous county of about 150,000 people. Purdue University is about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis and 120 miles southeast of Chicago. Please access the following websites for more information:

School: http://www.purdue.edu/hhs/htm
Purdue University: http://www.purdue.edu/
Community: http://www.HomeOfPurdue.com/

Application Procedure: Applications must include: 1) Letter of Interest indicating relevant experience, qualifications, statements of research, teaching, and leadership philosophy; 2) Complete Curriculum Vitae; 3) Reference List (at least three), references will be contacted only upon applicant’s approval; and a 4) Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Statement (as outlined below). Nominations of potential candidates for the position are welcome; initial nominations and inquiries will be kept confidential.

Purdue University’s White Lodging-J.W. Marriott, Jr. School of Hospitality & Tourism Management is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

Application review will begin December 20, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment in this position.

All candidates must apply through SuccessFactors (SF), using the below address:


For further information, please contact Search Committee Chair:
Dr. Annmarie Nicely – ajnicely@purdue.edu | 765-494-4740

Purdue University is EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.