The Rex Baker, Sr. Endowed Professorship in Management Strategy

Job Title: The Rex Baker, Sr. Endowed Professorship in Management Strategy
Position Number: ACAD-FT-AWDCOB-07212015
Departments: Archie W. Dunham College of Business
Reports To: Dean, Dunham COB / Chair,Dept of Mgmt, MK
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary

Houston Baptist University seeks outstanding candidates in management strategy for the Rex Baker, Sr. Professor in Management Strategy in the Dunham College of Business. Rank will be at the associate professor level or higher and commensurate with qualifications. The ideal candidate will have a primary emphasis in strategy with entrepreneurship as a secondary area. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Job Responsibilities

The Rex Baker, Sr. Professor of Management Strategy will be responsible for the development of the management strategy capstone program in the Dunham College of Business at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Additionally, the Baker Professor will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in management, conduct research sufficient to maintain AACSB Scholarly Academic (SA) status, and perform service activities consistent with HBU’s teaching mission. The selected candidate will perform other duties as assigned.


Candidates should have a PhD or DBA from an AACSB-accredited school and a significant record of accomplishment in their field.  Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. The Dunham College of Business at Houston Baptist University is seeking AACSB accreditation and anticipates entering AACSB candidacy in 12 months. Preference will be given to candidates that have experience with the AACSB accreditation process.

Additional Information

The successful candidate will also be able to articulate a vision for the role of his or her discipline at HBU that is supportive of the Ten Pillars vision statement; the Ten Pillars vision statement may be found at  Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian liberal arts institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country. For more information about the University and the Dunham College of Business, visit

Direct questions about this position to the Dean of the Dunham College of Business, at

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