003691-2017 - Assistant Professor of Management

The Krannert School of Management (http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/) at Purdue University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources to begin August 2018.


  • Applicants should have a Ph.D. completed or near completion in Organizational Behavior (OB), Human Resource Management (HR), Industrial-Organizational Psychology or related field by fall August 2018, all but dissertation for PhD by fall 2018 also accepted
  • Ability to work in a collegial atmosphere as part of a team
  • Strong evidence of recent research productivity and teaching excellence in OB, HR, or related fields

Job Description

We will begin reviewing applications July 28, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate will be expected to teach OB or HR undergraduate/graduate courses, conduct high-quality research in OB, HR and/or related fields, and participate in other school activities. Applications must include cover letter addressing your interest, CV, research statement and direction, teaching statement and philosophy (please list courses you have taught or would prefer to teach), evidence of research activity (1-2 writing samples or reference to research available online) and teaching performance (include teaching evaluations if available) and three names and emails of references.   A background check will be required for employment in this position.                 

For more information on the OBHR area, our programs, and our distinguished faculty, please visit: http://www.krannert.purdue.edu/academics/OBHR/home.asp

As Indiana’s land grant institution established in 1869, Purdue is one of the nation’s leading public research universities. Located in West Lafayette, IN Purdue offers faculty a great work and non-work environment.  With low crime and the best public schools in the State of Indiana, West Lafayette is centrally located to a number of major business centers including Chicago (2 hours), Indianapolis (1 hour), Cincinnati (3 hours), Louisville (3 hours), Columbus (3.5 hours), and St. Louis (4 hours).  Purdue’s Research Park is home to over 200 business start-ups, many which originated from faculty innovations.  The Krannert School of Management consists of the Departments of Economics and Management. The school offers a doctoral program, full-time, executive, and weekend MBA programs; specialized Master’s programs, including a Master’s of Science in Human Resources; and undergraduate programs. 


Please apply online at https://webapps.krannert.purdue.edu/kars/Apply/OBHRasst.

Questions should be addressed to Professor Kelly Schwind Wilson (email: kellysw@purdue.edu) who is chairing the search.

Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction and engagement.  Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating past experiences, current experiences or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.


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