Job Posting: Professor of the Practice Position at Duke University

The Markets and Management Studies Program (MMS) at Duke University seeks applicants for an open rank Professor of the Practice position, a non-tenure track but regular rank faculty position.

The Professor of the Practice track at Duke is parallel to the tenure track, and affords possibility for reappointment and promotion.  The position will come with an initial four-year contract that is renewable, subject to review, beginning with a start date in July or August 2017.  The position will be located administratively in the Department of Sociology with teaching responsibilities in Duke’s MMS Program.  A Ph.D. in Sociology or an allied social science field (Psychology, Economics, Management, Marketing, Organizational Behavior and so on) is required, along with two years of teaching experience.  The position will have a 3-3 teaching load, which is adjustable downward for possible administrative duties in MMS.

The MMS Program is a 7-course, interdisciplinary certificate program that enrolls about 600 undergraduate students from Arts & Sciences and Engineering.  MMS uses the liberal arts as a basis for undergraduate business education.  It offers students the opportunity to study business, management, organizations and organizational behavior, entrepreneurship and marketing.

Processing of applications will begin November 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.  Please send an electronic version of a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation to: Academic Jobs Online at .

Duke University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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