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Dr. John T. Sears Endowed Teaching Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility

St. Francis Xavier University, Gerald Schwartz School of Business, Department of Business Administration

Job Title: Dr. John T. Sears Endowed Teaching Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility
Job Location: Antigonish , Nova Scotia
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Business: management, public admin
Application Closing Date: January 31, 2018
Date Posted: 2017-12-08
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Dr. John T. Sears Endowed Teaching Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility
St. Francis Xavier University

The Dr. John T. Sears Endowed Teaching Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility will demonstrate a commitment to effective teaching, research and preparing the next generation of globally responsible managers. She or he will have substantial experience teaching in the field of CSR as well as a strong publication record in peer-refereed journals. Fundamentally, the Chair’s teaching and research should be guided by the principles of sustainability and sustainable systems. The holder of the Sears Chair would be eligible for a reduced teaching load in the first two years to reflect the development expectations that accompany the position. This position represents an outstanding opportunity for an individual interested in “making a difference” by:

  • teaching/developing courses in one or more CSR areas, such as sustainable leadership, sustainable business practice, corporate and social responsibility
  • advancing research in one or more CSR areas and, in doing so, helping to develop highly qualified personnel
  • furthering management practices to promote local and global responsible business activity
  • engaging subject matter experts in the area as visiting lecturers or colloquia participants

Job Requirements

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in an appropriate area and will be foremost an excellent and innovative teacher, along with possessing a demonstrated record of high-quality scholarly research and a capacity for collegial service.

Ideal candidates will also bring related professional experience to support our focus on relevant curriculum and education.

Information and Application Process Instructions

Individuals who have a passion for teaching and research and who will thrive in an undergraduate, experiential setting are encouraged to apply. Consideration of applications will commence in January 2018. Candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, and the names of three referees to Dr. Monica Lent.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. If you are selected for an interview for the advertised position, proof of Canadian citizenship or permanent residency is required. StFX respects diversity and welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities and members of sexual minority groups.

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To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Dr. Monica Lent as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on Thank you.

Dr. Monica Lent
Chair of the Hiring Committee
Gerald Schwartz School of Business
St. Francis Xavier University
Antigonish , Nova Scotia B2G 2W5
Phone: 1 902 867-5412
Fax: 1 902 867-5385

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