Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Management:
SKK Graduate School of Business (GSB), the only Financial Times ranked Full-Time MBA program in Korea, invites applications for tenure-track positions at any rank beginning Fall 2022. All instruction is conducted in English and knowledge of Korean is not required. Candidates in all areas of management are encouraged to apply, but the ability to teach courses introductory to management and/or negotiation is preferred. All candidates must have a doctoral degree in management or related fields prior to appointment. Applicants should demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. Emphasis will be placed on the quality of the applicant’s research output. Proven teaching track record is highly desirable.
SKK GSB offers highly competitive US salaries with attractive support for summer research, off-campus housing, tuition at international schools for children, medical insurance, and relocation expenses. Teaching load is low and there are minimal service requirements for junior faculty. SKK GSB also provides generous research and travel grants and conference funding. Depending on the tax treaty between the candidate’s home country and Korea, candidates may be exempt from Korean income tax for a period of two or three years.
About the School:
Sungkyunkwan University is a top-ranked comprehensive private university in Asia with 600 years of history. Set against the rich tradition of Sungkyunkwan University, SKK GSB is an AACSB accredited business school that admitted its first MBA class in 2004. Despite its short history, SKK GSB has been recognized as the #35 MBA program in the world (#1 in Korea for 10 consecutive years) by the Financial Times’ 2021 annual Global MBA ranking. The majority of SKK GSB faculty are international with Ph.D. degrees from top-ranked business schools, and all faculty are active in publishing in top journals in their fields. For a list of SKK GSB faculty, visit our webpage at http://gsb.skku.edu/en/faculty/skk_gsb_faculty.jsp. We have a diverse MBA class with students coming from over 25 different countries in Asia, Europe, Africa, and North and South America. The school currently offers dual-degree MBA and EMBA programs with Kelley School of Business, Indiana University.
The mission of SKK GSB is to become the best graduate business school in Asia. With strong support from the Samsung Group and commitment from the university, the school enjoys the freedom and flexibility to recruit top faculty and students, and to provide the best infrastructure and support for research, teaching, and learning. The school has extensive links to major corporations in diverse industries in Korea. These industry links allow SKK GSB to provide extensive employment opportunities for students, and research, consulting, and executive training opportunities for faculty.
The school is in a building with world-class teaching facilities, office spaces, and a behavioral lab. The physical environment around the school also provides an extensive set of cultural and leisure opportunities. Seoul, the capital city of Korea, is rich with historical heritage and attractions of various kinds. The specific area around the school is the center of major cultural facilities in Seoul and has an abundance of beautiful art galleries and wonderful restaurants. To find out more about the school, please visit our website at http://gsb.skku.edu.
Because Academy of Management Annual Meeting in 2021 will be held virtually, we also plan to conduct virtual conference interviews. Candidates should send a cover letter and CV via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) by July 31 to schedule the virtual interviews.
Interested applicants should send by email cover letter, curriculum vitae, three reference letters, an example of written work for presentation, and applicable evidence of teaching effectiveness to the address below:
Faculty Search Committee
Sungkyunkwan University is an equal opportunity employer.