Luther College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Management, a tenure-eligible position beginning late August 2014.
QUALIFICATIONS: A master’s degree with teaching and/or relevant industry experience. Professional certification desired. Candidates must demonstrate a passion for excellence in undergraduate teaching and advising, scholarly activity, and service to the campus and local community. We seek faculty colleagues with experience working with people of diverse backgrounds and cultures in order to best prepare graduates to work in a dynamic and global environment.
RESPONSIBILITIES: This position is primarily responsible for teaching the financial management and investment courses offered in the management and accounting majors. Candidate’s application should indicate the courses their teaching and professional experience qualifies them to teach. Contribution to the development of the undergraduate business curriculum is expected. Teaching load at Luther College is six courses per year (spread over fall and spring semesters and a January term), with potential contributions to the interdisciplinary programs of the college. Faculty also engage students as academic advisors and mentors on research projects.
STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY: Luther College is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and perspectives to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences that will contribute to this goal.
APPLICATION INFORMATION: Review of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled. Applicants’ dossiers will include:
• letter of application
• curriculum vitae
• statement concerning teaching philosophy
• course syllabi
• teaching evaluations and/or evidence of professional experience
• unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts
• three letters of recommendation from those familiar with the candidate’s teaching potential
INQUIRIES: Inquiries about the position may be directed to Professor Chuck Christianson, Search Chair, Department of Economics and Business, Luther College, Decorah, IA 52101; phone: (563) 387-1187; email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information about the college is available by visiting the college website, www.luther.edu. Questions regarding the application process should be directed to email@example.com.