Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor of Business
Penn State Schuylkill invites applications for faculty position, Lecturer (master level) or Assistant Teaching Professor (doctoral level) position in Business (multi-year appointment, 2 years with option for renewal, 36 weeks) to begin August 2020 or as negotiated. Responsibilities will include teaching four courses (12 credits) each semester. Courses may include some, but not all, of the following: general business, introductory economics, finance, management and marketing. These courses will be taught using traditional, hybrid and online delivery methods. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed. Participate in course, curriculum, and program development. Advise students and provide career guidance. Contribute to the intellectual and social life of the campus, its community engagement mission, and the local community. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Engage in activities to stay current in the discipline. Doctorate in Business with an emphasis in Management, Marketing, or a related field preferred. ABD considered. Minimum requirement of a master's degree in a relevant field or an M.B.A. degree. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment, engagement with fellow faculty members in ways that contribute to a scholarly community on campus, active leadership in campus life, and engagement in the community through outreach activities and research that address regional needs are required. Interest in active and collaborative learning, the use of instructional technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an advantage. Prior college-level and online teaching experience preferred. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Penn State Schuylkill is a four-year campus of the Pennsylvania State University with a mission to provide affordable high-quality education, research that improves lives, and community engagement. With just over 600 students, the campus offers the advantages of a small college; students build strong relationships with faculty and are involved in clubs, research, community service, and intercollegiate athletics. Students can complete one of 14 four-or two-year degrees at the campus or the first two years of 160 Penn State degrees. Penn State Schuylkill is located in scenic Schuylkill County with a low cost of living, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, and easy access to Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, D.C. For additional information about Penn State Schuylkill, please visit our web page at https://schuylkill.psu.edu. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Darcy Medica, Director of Academic Affairs, Penn State Schuylkill, email: email@example.com, telephone: (570) 385-6100. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae; other information pertinent to the position may also be included. Finalists will be asked to submit a list of references. Application review begins November 1, 2019 and continues until a suitable candidate is found.
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