Skip to Main Content

Donald S. Carmichael Professor of Organizational Behavior

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Donald S. Carmichael Professor of Organizational Behavior
Posting Number F1700133
Employer State
Appointment Term Term
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The Department of Organization and Human Resources at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo (SUNY) is searching for a Full Professor for the Donald S. Carmichael Professor of Organizational Behavior to start Fall 2018. Interested candidates must have a PhD in management or a closely related field, a demonstrated strong record of publishing in top academic outlets, be a highly effective teacher and mentor, and be committed and highly engaged through providing leadership to the department, school, university and profession. It is also important that the successful candidate desire to provide academic leadership in the form of PhD development and training, mentoring and development of junior faculty, as well as be highly collaborative and collegial and have interests in contributing to a department and school that is actively building strong ties with the business community and conducting impactful research and teaching.

The profile and stature of the UB School of Management is on the rise. The school has been ranked by the Financial Times, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report and The Wall Street Journal for the quality of its programs and the return on investment it provides its graduates and this past year was ranked as a top 40 MBA program by Bloomberg Businessweek. Along with healthcare and entrepreneurship, the UB School of Management has identified leadership as a strategic priority. The School’s Center for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness ( serves to advance synergies between research and practice in organizational leadership through conferences and other events, leadership and organizational development programs, and connecting faculty and PhD students to organizations and executives in ways that advance both scholarship and application. The UB School of Management is recognized for its emphasis on real-world learning, community and economic impact, and the global perspective of its faculty, students and alumni. For more information about the UB School of Management, visit

The University at Buffalo is a premier research-intensive public university, a flagship institution in the State University of New York system and its largest and most comprehensive campus. UB’s more than 28,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 300 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, the University at Buffalo is a member of the Association of American Universities.

UB is located in Buffalo, NY, which is located on Lake Erie, close to Niagara Falls, and a short distance from Toronto and other attractions, and is a city that features world-class art galleries and museums (American Style ranked Buffalo as the #1 arts destination for all mid-size cities), impressive architecture, and a wonderful series of parks and outdoor recreation areas (see, e.g. These features along with the economic and cultural revitalization being experienced by the city and surrounding region (e.g., Buffalo is home to the world’s largest open entrepreneurship competition, 43North; and its low cost of living, make the region highly attractive as evidenced by Buffalo’s top rankings in multiple categories as a place to live (e.g.,;

Minimum Qualifications

PhD plus record of publication in top journals consistent with full professor status

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
FTE 1.00
Campus North Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Contact Information

Contact's Name Prasad Balkundi
Contact's Title
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-645-3250

Posting Dates

Posted 08/21/2017
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled 08/27/2018

Reference Letters

Number of Reference Letters Required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. * List source mentioned above.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Research Statement
Optional Documents