Open Position - Department Chair

Chair Position in Business Management Program at SUNY Korea

 

The College of Business at SUNY Korea (State University of New York in South Korea) invites applications for the Chair of the Business Management Program. SUNY Korea, is located in Incheon Free Trade Zone (IFEZ) in Songdo, South Korea, about 1 hour from Seoul and about 30 minutes by car from the Incheon International Airport. SUNY Korea is committed to delivering high-quality undergraduate programs in Business that include a BS in Business Management with specializations in Accounting, Marketing, and Finance while providing an international experience in Korea. The degrees will be granted from Stony Brook University (SBU) of SUNY. For further information please visit www.sunykorea.ac.kr.

The successful candidate must have an earned doctorate in Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Management, Economics, Organizational Behavior, Entrepreneurship or Human Resources. The Program Chair is expected to provide leadership and foster excellence in all program efforts associated with teaching, research and service. This is a 12-month appointment. Responsibilities include promoting the academic success of students, administration of the undergraduate program; recruitment; mentoring and evaluation of faculty; management of budget and program resources; planning, assessment and reporting; and maintenance of accreditation for instructional programs. The Chair is expected to guide the vision and the operational management of the program to advance and grow its mission within the College of Business at Stony Brook University.

This is for a tenure track, tenured, or renewable term appointment. The Chair reports directly to the Provost at SUNY Korea and serves as a representative on the College leadership team and is an advocate for the College, Stony Brook Korea and the University administration. As the College is in the process of applying for initial AACSB accreditation, having experience with, or an understanding of the accreditation process including teaching, scholarship, service, reporting, and assurance of learning is highly desirable.

All applications should be submitted electronically in PDF format, and must include a cover letter, a detailed resume, a statement of research and teaching interests, up to three representative publications, and the names and contact information of at least four professional references. Potential candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications will be reviewed

immediately upon receipt. We will, however, continue to receive applications until the position is filled. Note that employment is scheduled to begin in Fall 2020 in SUNY Korea.

Please submit your applications electronically in a single PDF file to Chihmao Hsieh (interim chair) at chih-mao.hsieh@stonybrook.edu, and include “#13643” somewhere in the subject line. Applications received by February 28, 2020 will receive full consideration.  You may direct technical and/or programmatic inquiries to Joseph Jungmin Hong by email at jungmin.hong@sunykorea.ac.kr. SUNY Korea is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

 

About SUNY

The State University of New York (SUNY) is the largest and most comprehensive state university system in the United States. SUNY was officially established in 1948 when New York became the 48th state to create a state university system. SUNY initially represented a consolidation of 29 unaffiliated institutions, including 11 teachers colleges. Today, SUNY has grown to include 64 geographically dispersed campuses that have been established in order to provide high quality education and opportunity.

 

About SBU

Stony Brook University (SBU) is one of the four major campuses of the SUNY system, located on Long Island, New York. The University campus lies about 60 miles east of Manhattan and 60 miles west of Montauk Point. SBU was established in 1957 as a college for the preparation of secondary school teachers of mathematics and science. Since then, SBU has grown tremendously and is now recognized as one of the nation’s important centers of learning and scholarship and is one of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members.


Materials Required in your Application (integrated PDF):

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Statement
  • Teaching Statement
  • Evidence of teaching performance (optional)
  • Up to three recent publications or working papers
  • Four References (actual letters acceptable but not required, just names and email addresses)