Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Organizational Behavior

Position posted on: 06-25-2019

Position Summary:

The Business Department at Lycoming College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Organizational Behavior, effective fall 2020. We are looking for candidates with a PhD in Organizational Behavior or a closely related discipling with teaching capabilities in organizational behavior and, depending on interest, human resource management, international management, business research methods, or other management-related topics. Over time, this position will help to improve and reshape the business curriculum, as well as teach other courses that suit his or her interests.

Lycoming College is deeply rooted in the liberal arts tradition and seeks candidates who see the business curriculum as part of this larger goal, integrating business education in an interdisciplinary way with other fields of study. We are dedicated to excellence in the classroom and expect the ideal candidate to include both research and service to the college community to the work that they do.

Required Experience and Qualifications:  A qualified candidate must have a PhD In Organizational Behavior or a closely related discipline combined with business experience or a Master’s degree in business. Candidates that are ABD may apply with the clear understanding that degree must be in hand within one year.  Applicants must also demonstrate evidence of their dedication to teaching excellence, and experience with college teaching is strongly preferred. The successful candidate must demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, advising and service to the campus community to receive tenure. Candidates must demonstrate an interest in teaching in a liberal arts environment.


To Apply:

Applicants should submit a cover letter describing teaching and research interests within a liberal arts institution; a curriculum vitae; copies of transcripts of graduate work completed; and names and contact information for three references. 

Applicants must submit all their material electronically.  Please reference "Assistant Professor, Organizational Behavior" in the subject line of the email.

Email: jobs@lycoming.edu

We will be conducting preliminary interviews at the Academy of Management conference in Boston in August.  In your application please indicate whether you will be attending the Academy of Management conference.  Consideration of applicants begins July 31, 2019.

Post-offer, pre-employment drug screen conducted.


Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation's oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges. Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The Princeton Review as one of The 385 Best Colleges. Lycoming College's strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborate with and mentor our diverse student body of approximately 1,200 active learners, including 35 percent international and domestic students of color, representing over 50 states, territories, and countries. Students compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.

Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.