Becoming a Business Professor
Why should you consider becoming a business professor? There
are several reasons: job security, an attractive income, flexible work conditions, intellectual stimulation, etc. Given the
shortage of individuals holding a doctoral degree in business and increasing demand for their services, now is a particularly
good time to become a business professor.
A Few Good Professors: U.S. Business Schools
Suffer a Dearth of Doctorates
A shortage of business faculty with doctoral degrees has
troubled academia for more than a decade...the AACSB report predicted that the U.S. shortage of business Ph.D.s would reach
2,419 by the end of this decade.
Myths and Facts about Doctoral Studies
Survey participants were encouraged to share their perceptions
of issues pertaining to the pursuit of a Ph.D. and the lifestyle of business doctoral faculty members. The survey shows candidate
perceptions were inconsistent with reality.