Post-doctoral Fellow, Business Administration

Location
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Posted
Feb 22, 2017
Special Filters
Postdoc
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Post-doctoral fellow, Business Administration -  Muhlenberg College invites applications for a one-year contract appointment for a post-doctoral fellow in the field of business administration, to begin August 2017.  A Ph.D. in business, management, management science, marketing,  or a related field is required.  A highly-selective liberal arts college, Muhlenberg has developed a thriving business major within a department that also offers majors in accounting, economics and finance. 

 

The successful candidate will employ innovative pedagogical and assessment techniques to deliver business administration education within the spirit of inquiry that distinguishes the liberal arts.  Muhlenberg’s standard teaching load for full-time faculty is 3 courses per semester; the teaching load for this position would be 3 courses per year.  For this position, the candidate will teach courses in the area of management.  Examples of courses currently offered in this area include: Sustainability in Business, Business and Society, Management, Leadership, and Small Business Management.  Other management courses not currently offered but of interest to our students also are possible.  All courses integrate technology and further develop student written and oral expression. 

 

An equal opportunity employer, Muhlenberg College is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff from racial and ethnic groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in higher education.  For additional information about Muhlenberg's commitment to diversity and inclusion, applicants can find the latest updates to the College's Diversity Strategic Plan at this link:  http://www.muhlenberg.edu/main/aboutus/president/initiatives/diversityatmuhlenberg/.

 

Candidates will submit a letter of application that explains how their qualifications and interests correspond to the requirements of this position and how their contributions will contribute to Muhlenberg’s effort to become a more diverse and inclusive community.  In addition, candidates will submit a curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference, at least one of which must relate to teaching effectiveness. 

Muhlenberg is a member of the Consortium for Faculty Diversity in Liberal Arts Colleges. All applicants for the Business Administration Post-Doc Teaching Fellow position should review the definition of a Postdoctoral Fellowship and submit a dossier via interfolio at http://www.gettysburg.edu/about/offices/provost/cfd/current-past-scholars/ .  Information about the CFD Postdoctoral Fellow program can be found at this site:

http://www.gettysburg.edu/about/offices/provost/cfd/  By submitting your dossier via interfolio, you also may be contacted by other liberal arts colleges about additional fellowship opportunities.  

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with preference given to those received by February 28.