Assistant Professor of Business Law
Assistant Professor of Business Law
Angelo State University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Business Law. This position is a full-time, nine-month, position and would start in Spring of 2019.
Effective teaching, service and professional engagement is required for continued employment, consistent with the policies of the Norris-Vincent College of Business and Angelo State University. All candidates are expected to be considered a Scholarly Academic (SA) at start of employment and to maintain that status in accordance with Angelo State University's Norris-Vincent College of Business Faculty Qualifications Guidelines. Salary and benefits for this position are competitive and will depend on individual candidate qualifications.
About the University
Angelo State University is located in San Angelo, Texas, a city of just over 100,000 people located in the heart of West Texas. A proud member of the Texas Tech University System, Angelo State has been designated as an Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. Angelo State is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools-Commission on Colleges. Angelo State is proud to have one of the nation's largest privately funded scholarship programs (Carr Foundation), supported by an endowment of over $130 million. For the tenth consecutive year, Angelo State has been recognized by The Princeton Review as one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education. This designation is awarded only to about 15% of the nation's more than 2,500 four-year colleges. In 2018, for the fourth consecutive year, the Chronicle of Higher Education named Angelo State a "Great College to Work For." In addition to being one of only 84 institutions recognized by the Chronicle, Angelo State was one of only 42 institutions that were named to 2018 Chronicle's Honor Roll.
About the Norris-Vincent College of Business
The Norris-Vincent College of Business at Angelo State University is dedicated to providing high quality education for the citizens of the State of Texas and beyond. The College's business programs are accredited by ACBSP and the College is actively engaged in the process of attaining initial business accreditation by AACSB. There are three departments in the College: Accounting, Economics, and Finance; Management and Marketing; and Aerospace Studies, which houses an award-winning Air Force ROTC detachment. In addition, the College is also the home for the ASU Small Business Development Center and the Center for Student Success, which provides advising and career services for all business students. The College has approximately 960 undergraduate students and 190 graduate students, awarding approximately 160 undergraduate and 50 graduate degrees each year. There are approximately 27 full time faculty, 12 part-time faculty, and 15 full time staff in the College.
About the Department of Accounting, Economics, and Finance
The Department offers the Bachelor of Business Administration degree with majors in Accounting and Finance. The Department has approximately 290 students, 12 full time faculty members and one full time staff member.
Typical Duties/Job Duties
See job summary.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
· Effective teaching record or evidence of the ability to be an effective teacher
· Ability to teach both online and in a traditional classroom setting
· Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
· Evidence of the ability to produce scholarly publications in the area of business law
· A Juris Doctorate (JD) from an ABA accredited school of law by appointment date.
· Scholarly Academic (SA) status at time of appointment
Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at [email protected]