The Assistant/Associate Professor, Management-Operations Management is responsible for facilitating student comprehension and application of concepts, skills, and behaviors that contribute to the development of mature, able and responsible members of society. This position exists to provide educational services to traditional and non-traditional students during the day or evening.
Responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate-level courses in Management from introduction to advanced levels.
Plans and employs a variety of appropriate instructional/learning strategies and activities which are compatible with the physical facility but serves the needs and capabilities of the students.
Develops and implements a program of instruction that meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of students and is consistent with the university, SACS, and AACSB accreditation, and state of Alabama study and curriculum guides.
Assesses student’s abilities as related to desired educational goals and objectives, in order to maximize student achievement.
Manages the behaviors of learners in the online classroom environment and utilize state-of-the-art technologies to enhance content delivery, in order to provide a general environment conducive to the learning process.
Communicates continually to students (either in writing or verbally) in regards to instructional expectations, student progress or lack of progress.
Actively participates in and works with university personnel in planning effective instructional goals, objectives, methods and curriculum.
Exhibits a commitment and ability to conduct scholarly activities and engage in professional, university, and community service.
Participates in professional growth and development activities including staff meetings, and in-service and staff development activities as required or assigned.
Assists in the documentation of student progress by efficiently maintaining and submitting appropriate records and reports.
Ensures that the classroom or instructional environment is healthful and safe and generally conducive to learning.
Participates and belongs to educational/professional associations (within concentration) and participates in their activities.
Agrees to participate in extra-curricular activities as requested by the head of the department or Dean of the school, including service on committees.
Registers student attendance in accordance with JSU policy.
Effectively serves as advisor and mentor for Management and Marketing majors.
Fulfill faculty responsibilities as stated by institutional and departmental policy and by administration.
Defines, conducts, and publishes sustained inquiry in one or more areas of Management and Marketing. This includes, but is not limited to, publication in refereed journals, presentation at professional meetings, submission of research proposals for grants, presentation to faculty groups, and/or development of new curricula, teaching methods, or program.
Performs other duties as assigned by the department head.
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An earned doctorate or ABD in an appropriate business field or a terminal degree in a closely related business field from an AACSB-accredited graduate program or a research record which meets or exceeds AACSB requirements for being classified as Scholarly Academic if degree is not from an AACSB graduate program
Applicants who are ABD with a dissertation defense date and completion of all degree requirements on or before August 31, 2021, will be considered
Teaching experience and computer/media skills for both the traditional classroom and online course formats
At a minimum, the applicant must have a master’s degree and have completed 18 graduate credit hours in management and quantitative methods courses from an AACSB-accredited institution
Accomplishments sufficient to indicate the ability to meet requirements of the rank of Assistant Professor at JSU in teaching, service, and scholarly publications
Internal Number: 494810
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Located in the Appalachian foothills of northeast Alabama, almost midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, Jacksonville State University is home to more than 8,500 students representing 61 countries. As a learning-centered university, it strives to challenge students academically in a responsive environment, meeting their educational, career and personal goals. As an academic institution, it seeks to produce broadly educated graduates prepared for global engagement. As a public, comprehensive university, it promotes excellence in scholarly and service activities consistent with its academic and professional strengths.
Academically JSU, which has been dubbed “the friendliest campus in the South”, offers more than 45 degree programs; 63 graduate, post-baccalaureate, doctoral degree programs; and 11 certificate programs in a variety of disciplines that prepare graduates for meaningful careers and ongoing education. The University features six schools on its 459-acre campus - Arts and Humanities; Business and Industry; Education; Nursing and Health Professions; Human Services and Social Sciences; and Science. Most academic programs have discipline-specific accreditations, a reflection of their quality and JSU’s commitment to excellence.