The primary physical location of this position is the Cullowhee, NC campus. Some teaching responsibilities may be at off-site locations and/or during evening hours.
The School of Economics, Management, and Project Management, one of three schools in the College of Business, invites applications for a nine-month fixed term faculty position in Management beginning August of 2021. Rank will be instructor. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching at the college or university level in Strategic Management. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a candidate has been selected for hire.
A successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to contribute to the mission of the department programs in providing students with the skills needed to address the challenges of contemporary business. A demonstrated record of achievement in teaching at the college or university level is preferred. The expected teaching load is 24 semester hours per academic year.
This position requires both online and face-to-face courses, advising, and service activities as designated by the School director. Moreover, the successful candidate must be willing to meet the AACSB accreditation requirements regarding qualification of college of business faculty.
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At a minimum, the applicant must have a master's degree and have also completed 18 graduate credit hours in management courses from an AACSB-accredited institution.
A Ph.D. or ABD in an appropriate business field or a terminal degree in a closely related business field from an AACSB-accredited institution is desirable. Applicants who are ABD with a dissertation defense date and completion of all degree requirements on or before August 31, 2022 will be considered.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
TO BE CONSIDEREDFORTHISPOSITION, YOUMUSTAPPLYONLINE. Hard copy materials will not be accepted for review.
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must submit the following documents online. 1) A letter of application, including specifics of experiences teaching online courses 2) curriculum vita 3) contact information for three professional references and 4) copies of transcripts from graduate program(s).
For questions or additional information, please contact: Dr. Jon Marvel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 828-227-3632. Please do not email application materials as they will not be accepted for consideration.
WCU embraces its role as a regionally engaged university and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a community engaged university. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to public engagement through their teaching, service, and scholarship.
As the westernmost institution in the University of North Carolina system, WCU provides comprehensive educational opportunities to residents in the state’s western region and attracts students from around the globe to explore the region’s vast natural diversity. Founded in 1889 as a teaching college, Western Carolina now provides an education to more than 10,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs.