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Assistant/ Associate Professor, Strategic Management, Project Management, and Entrepreneurship (Continuing)

Position Job Title: Assistant/ Associate Professor, Strategic Management, Project Management, and Entrepreneurship (Continuing)

Location: Niagara Falls, Ontario (Onsite)

Department: Master of Management

Applications accepted via email:


The University of Niagara Falls invites applications for a full-time tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant/ Associate Professor with a specialization in Strategic Management, Project Management, and Entrepreneurship. The appointment will commence on Feb 29, 2024, or shortly thereafter.

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, or a related field from an accredited institution. In addition, a minimum master’s or bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with 5 years of professional experience in Project Management is required. Candidates should possess a minimum of five (5) years of experience in developing and teaching Strategic Management, Project Management, and Entrepreneurship courses in a multi-modal post-secondary education environment, specifically at the graduate level. Practical and professional experience and expertise in Strategic Management, Project Management, and Entrepreneurship practices are essential. The Project Management Professional (PMP) designation from the Project Management Institute is an asset.

Demonstrated commitment to creating a diverse, inclusive, and engaging learning environment and excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required. Experience teaching in an environment with diverse students is preferred.

We are interested in candidates in strategic management, project management, entrepreneurship, or a similar field with experience in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, causal inference empirical research, or analytical modelling.

Experience as an Academic Advisor or Program Coordinator, supervision of student research work and capstone courses at the graduate level, certification in adult education, and a track record of scholarly activity in the above fields are all advantageous.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses and supervise students in strategic management, project management, and entrepreneurship at the master’s and bachelor's degree levels. Responsibilities include developing and conducting dynamic and interactive in-person, online, and hybrid sessions, providing a high-standard, student-centred, and experiential learning environment, facilitating discussions, and utilizing learning management systems for course delivery.

Collaboration with the Associate Dean, Master of Management, to support curriculum goals and develop high-standard courses in finance and marketing is required. The Assistant Professor will act as the Course Lead for assigned courses, offer guidance and support to students during designated office hours, and supervise student research work.

The successful candidate will engage in independent research and scholarly activities, contributing to program development and continuous improvement. Service to the faculty and university is expected, with effective, respectful, and collaborative work in diverse, multicultural, and inclusive settings.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Niagara Falls University offers a two-year Master of Management graduate program. For more information on this program, please visit the program website at

To Apply:

Please apply online or email your application to Applicants must submit one document with all the requirements listed below:

• a letter of application;

• a detailed and current curriculum vitae;

• a current PMP certificate of registration with Project Management Institute (or evidence of eligibility to obtain);

• a one-page summary of teaching philosophy and interests;

• a one-page summary of their research program;

• names and contact information for three (3) professional referees;

• File maximum of 5MB per attachment upload.

• Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Diversity and Inclusivity Statement

University of Niagara Falls, Canada (UNF) is strongly committed to equity, diversity, and inclusivity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of color, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. University of Niagara Falls, Canada recognizes that applicants may have had obligations outside of work that have negatively impacted their record of achievements (e.g., parental, elder care, and/or medical). You are not required to disclose these obligations in the hiring process. If you choose to do so, UNF will ensure that these obligations do not negatively impact the assessment of your qualifications for the position.

We greatly appreciate your time and efforts in applying for the position at University of Niagara Falls Canada, however, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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