Open Rank - Professor of Commerce, General Faculty (Management Area)

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Working Title: Open Rank - Professor of Commerce, General Faculty (Management Area)

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: McIntire School of Commerce

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-10-2018

Posting Summary:
The McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for an Open Rank, 9-month, non-tenure track Management Communication faculty position in the Management program area beginning in August 2019. The successful candidate will work as part of a cross-disciplinary team of business faculty teaching in McIntire's innovative Integrated Core Experience (ICE). The Management Communication curriculum includes managerial writing, report writing; communication strategy; business presentation skills, including online presentation skills; and crisis communication. Teaching responsibilities also include teaching elective communication courses and the potential to teach at the graduate level. This position incudes teaching, service, course development, and scholarly engagement.

The McIntire School of Commerce is regarded as one of the nation's finest business schools, offering world-class programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and certificate levels. McIntire's undergraduate business program is consistently among the top ten programs in the nation as ranked by BloombergBusinessWeek and US News and World Report. Our 675 undergraduates and 250 graduate students are actively recruited by major professional services firms and many Fortune 500 corporations. Our academic complex is on the Lawn in the heart of UVA's historic Central Grounds. For more information about our school, please visit:

A master's degree in English or a communication-related field, plus significant relevant experience is required. A Ph.D. in a relevant management or communication-related field is preferred. Experience with teaching business communication or a closely-related curriculum at the college level is required. Significant knowledge of English composition standards and rhetorical strategies, and experience using presentation media and social media, and excellent public speaking and business presentation skills is imperative. Experience writing and editing in a corporate environment and effectively presenting business analytics/data-heavy content is preferred. Applicants should have exceptional interpersonal and team skills and the desire to work in a dynamic environment that stresses innovation and continuous improvement.

To apply, visit and search for posting 0623950. Complete a Candidate Profile online and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for at least three references. Applicant review begins November 2018 and the position will remain open until filled.

For more information about UVA and the surrounding area, please visit UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area. To learn more please visit

For questions about the position, please contact Kerrie Carfagno at [email protected]
For additional information about the application process, please contact Rhiannon O'Coin at [email protected]

The University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. UVA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We welcome nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome others who would bring additional dimensions of diversity to the University's research and teaching mission.

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Posted: 9/11/2018
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