North Carolina A&T (N.C. A&T) State University announcesthe national search for an Endowed Professor and Director of theCenter of Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Innovation in theDivision of Academic Affairs beginning Fall 2021. The endowedprofessor will hold a faculty appointment in the Deese College ofBusiness and Economics most related to their academic and scholarlybackground with a reporting line to the relevant Dean. As CenterDirector, the reporting line will be to the Senior Vice Provost forAcademic Affairs. The Center of Excellence in Entrepreneurship andInnovation will be an engine for economic development that merges astrong entrepreneurial culture and reputation with exceptionalentrepreneurship education, cutting-edge research and application,and high quality corporate and community engagement to preparestudents, faculty and staff for entrepreneurial careers. Themission of the Center of Excellence in Entrepreneurship andInnovation is to foster a spirit of creativity, exploration, designthinking, and entrepreneurial achievement across the campus and inthe local community. This is a 12-month tenure-track position.