Business Administration/Marketing: Visiting Asisstant Professor
Business Administration (Marketing) – Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, invites applications for a full-time, visiting Assistant professor position in Marketing beginning in August of the 2018-19 academic year. Augustana College is a selective liberal arts college of approximately 2,500 students, most of whom live on a wooded 115-acre campus. Rock Island, Illinois, is part of the Illinois-Iowa Quad Cities along the Mississippi River, a diverse metropolitan area with 400,000 residents, located about three hours west of Chicago and 45 minutes east of Iowa City, home of the University of Iowa.
Preference will be given to candidates who have earned a Ph.D. by the time of the appointment; ABD and experienced MBA candidates will also be considered. A strong candidate will demonstrate a commitment to creative and engaging undergraduate teaching. We encourage applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. The teaching load for this position will total 24 credits for the academic year. Teaching responsibilities include introductory Marketing and Advanced Marketing courses. Ideally, the candidate could also teach an introductory course in Organizational Behavior. There could also be opportunities to teach other introductory courses in alignment with the candidate’s expertise which could include Statistics, Entrepreneurship, and/or Business Communication.
Details about Augustana College, our expectation of the faculty, the selection process, our strategic plan and the Quad Cities all are available at the Faculty Search website: http://www.augustanafaculty.org.
Questions may be directed to Amanda Baugous, Chair of the Business Administration Department, at [email protected] . Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
To apply, please email application materials to [email protected] using the subject line: Search #117-18 Bus. Admin. Marketing, and directed to Wendy Hilton-Morrow. Alternatively, application materials can be mailed to: Search #117-18 Bus. Admin. Marketing, C/O Wendy Hilton-Morrow, Associate Dean of the College, Augustana College, 639 – 38th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201. A complete application will include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation (including contact information).
Augustana College is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds. We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability or creed.