Faculty Openings at The Ohio State University

June 2nd, 2016

Two Tenure Track Management Faculty Positions 

Management of Public and/or Nonprofit Organizations

The John Glenn College of Public Affairs at the Ohio State University welcomes applicants for two tenure-track management positions at the assistant professor level. We plan to hire two individuals, one with an emphasis on nonprofit management and the other with an emphasis on public management. We encourage applications from scholars who study management issues related to diverse populations and welcome scholars employing a variety of methodological approaches. For the nonprofit management position, topical areas of interests include nonprofit governance, leadership, volunteer management, fundraising and philanthropy, financial management, advocacy and political activity, social enterprise, civil society dynamics, structure and strategy, and inter-organizational and cross-sector collaboration. For the public management position, topical areas of interests include organizational behavior, managerial leadership, managerial decision making, human resource management, strategic management, and inter-organizational and cross-sector collaboration.

Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications. Applicants must have completed all Ph.D. degree requirements by fall 2017. Successful candidates will likely have doctorates in public affairs, public or nonprofit management, public policy, business, psychology, sociology, political science, economics, or a related field. Highly desirable candidates will have experience working with nonprofit or public organizations, university teaching experience, or experience mentoring members of underrepresented groups. Applicants who can teach across multiple areas of the public and nonprofit management curriculum are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions

Applications will be evaluated as received and will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applications received by October 1, 2016 are guaranteed full consideration. Please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a sample research paper or dissertation chapter, and three professional reference letters to the appropriate email address: Glenn-PublicManagement@osu.edu (Public Management) or Glenn-NonprofitManagement@osu.edu (Nonprofit Management). Alternatively, you may mail your materials to: Office of the Dean, Attention: Brittany Miller, The John Glenn College of Public Affairs, 350 Page Hall, 1810 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210.

About Glenn College and OSU

The John Glenn College of Public Affairs is the newest college at The Ohio State University.  It was recently ranked #14 by U.S. News & World Reports in Public Management and Administration and #17 in Nonprofit Management. Our curricular offerings include the NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration and In-Career Master of Arts in Public Policy and Management. We have dual master’s degrees with the schools and colleges of Law, City and Regional Planning; Public Health; Natural Resources; Social Work; Business Administration; Slavic and East European Studies; Latin American Studies; and Agricultural/Environmental/Development Economics; a joint degree in Arts Policy and Administration; a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Management; a B.A. in Public Management, Leadership, and Policy; and a variety of undergraduate and graduate minors. The College also offers a wide array of non-degree management and leadership training seminars and programs, serving over 2,000 mid-career professionals each year.  For more information about the Glenn College, please visit our website: www.glenn.osu.edu

The Ohio State University, the flagship public university of Ohio, is located in the state’s capital, Columbus, providing direct access to public sector organizations and practitioners from all levels of government, as well as a large and vibrant nonprofit and philanthropic community. The College is located in a state-of-the-art building in the center of the University campus. Columbus is the 15th largest city in the United States and offers many cultural and recreational amenities. It was recently rated by Forbes as the No. 1 opportunity city in the country and No. 7 in best cities for young professionals. Money Magazine rated it No. 3 for best cities for millennials. Ohio ranks #5 for states with the most Fortune 500 headquarters.  

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium.

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.