Location: SCSU Main Campus, 720 Fourth Avenue South, St. Cloud MN 56301
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Employment Condition: Probationary
Assistant Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship with an Esports focus.
Teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses as needed and contribute to achievement of department goals which include:
Establishing the Esports program at St. Cloud State,
Provide instruction in Esports, entrepreneurship, and management,
Providing an effective learning environment for student success,
Developing and enhancing school curriculum and programs, learning outcomes assessment and continuous improvement,,
Contributing to student growth and development such as student advising,
Serving on committees at the department, school, and university levels,
Assisting the school in maintaining accreditation: conducting student learning assessment, meeting ongoing research requirement, and serving on school accreditation committee as needed.
A graduate level (Masters or higher) degree from an accredited university in one of the following areas: Esports, Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, Management, Business Administration, Sports Management, Games Development, Games Design, Simulation Science or Law.
Demonstrated potential to be an effective instructor utilizing best-teaching practices
Evidence of demonstrated ability to teach and work with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds.
An earned doctorate from an AACSB accredited University in Esports, Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, Management, Business Administration, Sports Management, Games Development, Games Design, Simulation Science, or Law with university level teaching experience.
Either experience in the Esports industry or experience in teaching Esports at the university level.
Experience engaging students in experiential learning through real-world projects
Founded in 1869, St. Cloud State is an award-winning regional public university and proud member of the Minnesota State Universities & Colleges system. The 100-acre campus is about an hour northwest of Minneapolis and St. Paul, along the oak-crowned west bank of the Mississippi River. St. Cloud State students prepare for life, work and citizenship by exploring the world around them and making it better. St. Cloud State employees value active and applied learning, community engagement, sustainability, and global and cultural understanding. These commitments complement more than 200 majors, minors and pre-professional programs, 60 graduate programs and 250 student clubs and organizations. St. Cloud State began as a normal school in 1869 and became St. Cloud State Teachers College in 1921. Bachelor's degrees were first offered in 1925. Master's degrees debuted in 1957. In 1975, the institution became St. Cloud State University. In recent years, the University added applied doctoral programs in Higher Education Administration and Educational Administration and Leadership. A diverse mix of students from Midwestern towns and U.S. metropolitan areas are learning alongside more than 1,000 international students from about 80 nations.
Additional information on St. Cloud State University can be found here.
Why Work For Us
Help students achieve their educational dreams. We are looking for diverse people with passion, who are engaged, serious in the work of helping those who strive and desire a college education to achieve their goals
Desired Start Date: 08/17/2021
Internal Number: 2542
About Saint Cloud State University
St. Cloud State prepares students for life, work and citizenship in the 21st century. In our rigorous academic programs, students apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Our 200 academic programs, 60 graduate degrees and education abroad choices on six continents emphasize hands-on learning through community engagement and close interaction with professors. Couple that with support from the Career Services Center and you have a clear path to a career. Our 100-acre campus is between downtown St. Cloud and the Beaver Islands, a group of more than 30 islands that form a natural maze for a two-mile stretch of the Mississippi River.