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Things to consider:
-Don't assume you fully understand research vs. teaching in the context of being a professor
-PhD is a 4-6 year degree specifically preparing you to do research, and not teaching
-You don't need a PhD to be an adjunct lecturer. Most schools don't want PhD students who aren't interested in research. MBA + tons of experience is a better track to become a lecturer
-There is a pretty significant difference in compensation, job security, and prestige between teaching and research oriented positions.
-There are some tenure track positions for teaching-oriented faculty out there, but there are pretty rare (and oftentimes they are easier to get if you do have a PhD and are at least a casual researcher for the purposes of maintaining accreditation)
-At most schools you will basically be treated well but not the same way as tenure-track research-oriented faculty