This job has expired

Associate/Full Professor of Management and International Business - Strategic Management and Ra

The University of Oklahoma
Goldsby, OK
Closing date
Dec 1, 2023

View more

Business and Finance
Organization Type
Associate/Full Professor of Management and International Business - Strategic Management and Rath Chair in Strategic Management

Norman, Oklahoma
Open Date:
Jul 3, 2023

The University of Oklahoma, Price College of Business, is pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for the Rath Chair in Strategic Management. This chair is funded by a generous donation from the Rath Foundation. The intent is to identify a current or emerging scholar in strategic management, especially those with an interest in strategic leadership, strategic innovation, or strategy and healthcare.

Ideal candidates will have an exceptional research record and extensive teaching experience in strategic management or related areas, including at the graduate level, and other/service qualifications commensurate with tenure at the Associate Professor level or above at the University of Oklahoma. Applicants must also be committed to excellence in research and teaching, to collegiality, and to fulfilling the mission of the Price College (

This position offers a highly competitive salary along with research and travel support. Teaching responsibilities may include undergraduate courses in strategic management or similar courses in our MBA program, which has various formats, including online and/or in person at our 27,000 square-foot flagship facility for the Gene Rainbolt Graduate School of Business in the heart of Oklahoma City at OU's University Research Park on the Health Sciences Center campus ( Applications will be reviewed starting July 24, and the process will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Oklahoma is a comprehensive research university offering a wide range of undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D. programs plus an extensive continuing education and public service program. The Michael F. Price College of Business is AACSB accredited at all levels with approximately 5,000 students in bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. programs.

The Management and International Business Division in the Michael F. Price College of Business is composed of faculty with interests in human resource management, international business, leadership, legal studies, organizational behavior, social issues management, sports management, and strategic management. We currently offer undergraduate degrees in Energy Management, General Management, International Business, and Sports Business plus a minor in Leadership. We deliver required courses for all masters programs. In addition, we provide Ph.D. concentrations in Organizational Behavior and International Business.

Currently, the division has 22 full-time faculty members, including the following management scholars: Ronald Anderson, Nick Bartkoski, Ana Bolino, Mark Bolino (Division Director), Bret Bradley, Michael Buckley, Sean Daly, Inn Hee Gee, Christina Li, Shawn McClean, Brandi McManus, Margaret Shaffer, and Trevor Watkins. Our faculty is an active group of collaboratively minded scholars whose work has appeared regularly in premier outlets such as the Academy of Management Annals, Academy of Management Journal, Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, Leadership Quarterly, Journal of International Business Studies, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Personnel Psychology. Several faculty also fulfill major editorial roles in these and other premier outlets.

The city of Norman, Oklahoma, is a vibrant community of approximately 120,000 residents and is often ranked among the lowest in the nation in terms of cost of living. In addition to numerous boutiques, shopping, and restaurants located directly north of campus, Norman is nicknamed the "City of Festivals" due to its numerous art, music, medieval, and other festivals held annually. The OU Campus is home to the Fred Jones Museum of Art, featuring a collection of impressionistic art valued at over $100 million, including works of Degas, Monet, Cassatt, Van Gogh, Pissarro, Renoir, and others. The campus also houses the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, which won the National Medal for Museum and Library Science in 2014. In 2015, CBS Sports named the University of Oklahoma as having the best collegiate athletics program in the country, and in 2024, OU will join the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Located less than twenty miles from Norman, Oklahoma City is home to an international airport, numerous restaurants, retailers, NBA Basketball (Oklahoma City Thunder), AAA Baseball, USL Soccer, a world-class symphony, ballet, a traveling Broadway Series, and the Oklahoma City Museum of Art which boasts one of the world's most comprehensive collections from famed glass artist Dale Chihuly. Oklahoma City's Boathouse District is a training site for Olympians plus offers numerous recreational boating and cycling opportunities along the Oklahoma River. Norman is also less than three hours away from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, one of the fastest growing regions of the United States. In sum, the city of Norman offers all of the benefits of living in a college town, while affording easy access to the amenities of larger cities.


Required Criteria:

• Earned doctorate in strategic management or related field.

• Exceptional research record, teaching experience in strategic management, and other/service qualifications commensurate with tenure at the Associate or Full Professor level.

Preferred Criteria:

• Interest in strategic leadership, strategic innovation, or strategy and healthcare.

• Experience working with MBA students.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please upload a cover letter, current vita, names, and contact information for three references plus a summary of five years (or as many as are available) of teaching evaluations at Interfolio

For additional information, please contact Mark Bolino ( or call (405) 325-2651.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, or health care services that the University operates or provides.

Diversity Statement

The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable and inclusive university community by recognizing each person's unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University of Oklahoma strives to cultivate a sense of belonging and emotional support for all, recognizing that fostering an inclusive environment for all is vital in the pursuit of academic and inclusive excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission.

Mission of the University of Oklahoma

The Mission of the University of Oklahoma is to provide the best possible educational experience for our students through excellence in teaching, research and creative activity, and service to the state and society.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert