JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Cornell University

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Ethics and Business
Open Rank Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458607
Date Posted: 09/28/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Open Rank Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ithaca, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Peter L. Dyson Professorship of Ethics in Organizations and Life
Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
S.C. Johnson College of Business and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Cornell University

Position: Peter L. Dyson Professorship of Ethics in Organizations and Life; tenure-track, open rank

Anticipated start date: July 1, 2018

Responsibilities: This is a tenure-track position at an open rank professorial level, in the broad area of ethics and business. The Peter L. Dyson Professor will be expected to engage in a rigorous program of research and teaching in the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, which is part of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business (JCB) and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS). This position will work with faculty and students across the three schools of JCB (Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Johnson Graduate School of Management., and School of Hotel Administration), and CALS. The incumbent's research will address contemporary issues in ethics and business including, for example, corporate social responsibility, sustainability, financial markets, business law, leadership, corporate strategy, strategic management, behavioral ethics, and ethical issues in organizations of all types, especially business ethics as they apply to customers, employees, suppliers and obligations to the broader community. The teaching program could include, for example, courses in the economics of sustainability, ethical behavior in business, foundations in business law and legal studies, ethics and biotechnology, ethics on Wall Street, ethical or values-based leadership, ethical decision making, power and politics in organizations and behavioral ethics.

Opportunities: The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management is a top ranked undergraduate business school, and among the most selective undergraduate business programs in the country. The Dyson School is also home to premier graduate programs (Ph.D., MS and MPS) in applied economics. Cornell University is an Ivy League university with an inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff who impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's expansive global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the new Cornell NYC Tech campus that opened in 2017 on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in applied economics, economics, management, organizational behavior, philosophy, law, or a related social science discipline or a related field.

Application: Electronically submit your letter of application, vita, personal statement of both your research philosophy and teaching philosophy, sample of your research writing, and names of three references to the following website:

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. An attractive fringe benefits package is included.

Closing Date: Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017, and continue until acceptable candidates have been identified and hired.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

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