The School of Business invites applications for a tenure-track, full time, 10-month faculty position in Hospitality and Tourism. It will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and require an extensive understanding of the hospitality and tourism industry. Successful candidates will participate in curriculum development and building the Hospitality and Tourism program housed within the School. The position requires a candidate with an extensive understanding and notable experience in the hotel and lodging industry, convention and meeting management, and special events planning.
One of eight campuses of Indiana University, Indiana University Kokomo, is a comprehensive non-residential campus located 50 miles north of Indianapolis in Kokomo, Indiana, a city with a population of about 57,000. Committed to student success, the campus serves approximately 3,230 students from a 14-county area in north-central Indiana. IU Kokomo has around 260 full-time faculty and staff. Associate, baccalaureate, and master's degrees are offered. Additional information about Indiana University Kokomo can be accessed at http://www.iuk.edu. Persons with disabilities who need assistance to participate in this application process should contact the Office of Affirmative Action at 765-455-9316.
Indiana University Kokomo seeks faculty skilled at working with members of diverse cultures and committed to preparing students to be engaged members of an increasingly diverse society.
Application review will begin on March 15, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX.
Candidates must have a doctoral degree in Hospitality and Tourism or a closely related field, but ABD will be considered. Candidates must have the potential to be an excellent teacher dedicated to student learning, active researcher publishing in refereed journals, and participating member of the university, professional, and local communities. Preference will be given to candidates with professional work experience, a record of excellent teaching, and a record of peer-reviewed intellectual contributions.
Department Contact for Questions:
If you have any questions, please contact Terri Butler, firstname.lastname@example.org, School of Business, Indiana University Kokomo, 2300 S. Washington St., Kokomo, IN 46904-9003, Phone: (765) 455-9275, Fax: (765) 455-9348. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check mandated by the state.
OAA #: KO1220
Appointment Status: Tenure Track
Internal Number: 10477
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Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.