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Part-Time Academic: BUSI 6000 Strategy and Competitiveness - Fall 2024

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Academic: BUSI 6000 Strategy and Competitiveness - Fall 2024
Posting Number PTAP2340P
Department/Unit Strategy, Entr. & Int. Business
Location Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
A Part-Time Academic is needed to teach the following course from September – December, 2024
BUSI 6000 – Strategy and Competitiveness, Teaching Slot TBA.

The Corporate Residency MBA is a career launching program. Students are recent graduates with less than 5 years work experience, average age is typically around 24 or 25. The part-time Instructor will be responsible for all aspects of teaching and administering the class, including lectures and evaluation.
This course is about the general manager’s task of managing strategy in all types of organizations. The course develops concepts, frameworks, techniques, and skills that are foundational to the development and execution of strategies that are competitively sound, organizationally doable, and effective in guiding organizational decisions and actions.

Qualifications/Requirements of Position

A Master’s degree is required. Completion of a PhD or a PhD in progress is considered to be an asset. The successful applicant must have demonstrated knowledge of the subject matter, and an established record of effective teaching experience. · The successful candidate must also be able to meet the AACSB accrediting body academic or professional qualification requirements.

Duties included, but are not limited to:

In addition to a three-hour class, the part-time academic should also be available for two hours per week for consultation with students. Additional meetings with the team of faculty teaching fall MBA courses may be required (approximately 1 hour/month). The part-time academic reports to the Department Head for Strategy, Entrepreneurship and International Business (Dr. Albert James) and liaises with the MBA Program Director (Prof. Dan Shaw).
Salary Range/Pay Rate As per the CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Dalhousie University commits to achieving inclusive excellence through continually championing equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons (especially Mi’kmaq), persons of Black/African descent (especially African Nova Scotians), and members of other racialized groups, persons with disabilities, women, and persons identifying as members of 2SLGBTQIA+ communities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit

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Posting Detail Information

Term of appointment September-December 2024
Open Date
Close Date 02/29/2024
Open Until Filled
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Statement
  2. Teaching Dossier