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Assistant or Associate Professor of Leadership and Management

01/10/2020 3:23 pm

Rockford University is seeking qualified candidates for a fulltime, tenure-track position in the Economics, Business & Accounting Department at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank starting Fall 2020.

The PURI School of Business at Rockford University is home to the Department of Economics, Business and Accounting. Our programs include traditional undergraduate programs, an adult accelerated degree-completion program, and an MBA program with instruction being delivered in face-to-face, online, and hybrid formats. Opportunities to teach in all of the aforementioned program areas will be included in this position.

Primary teaching responsibilities include leadership development (e.g., Team Dynamics, Leadership Seminar, Organizational Consulting, etc.) and management (e.g., Operations Management, Strategy, Change Management, etc.) courses. Candidates should have a demonstrable commitment to teaching excellence and service. The typical semester teaching load is four courses (12 hours).
Preference will be given to candidates with the appropriate terminal degree (e.g. Ph.D., DBA), a record of successful teaching, and relevant business and/or consulting experience. Recent college-level teaching experience is highly desirable. The successful applicant must have an educational philosophy compatible with that of a private, independent institution with a liberal arts environment.

Review of applications will begin immediately and the application process will remain open until the position is filled.

Please submit via email a cover letter, CV, transcripts (official upon hire), the names and contact information for three references, and evidence of teaching effectiveness and scholarly potential to:

Rockford University’s search committees and hiring managers are especially interested in candidates who through their research, teaching and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

Rockford University is committed to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.