Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Hospitality Management

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Requisition Number: 0811706 Number of Open Positions: 1 Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor Other Title Information: Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Hospitality Management Organization: 217702 - Restaurant/Hotel Hospitality Mgt Position Summary:

The Department of Human Nutrition and Hospitality Management at The University of Alabama invites applicants for one full-time, tenure track, nine-month Assistant/Associate Professor position, with a start date of August, 2019.

The Hospitality Management (HM) Program at The University of Alabama was established in 1985 as part of the Department of Human Nutrition and Hospitality Management, College of Human Environmental Sciences. The program offers a variety of courses designed to develop the knowledge and abilities required for a career in hospitality management, meetings and event management, food and beverage operations, tourism management, and sport management. There are approximately 400 students currently enrolled in the on-campus and online programs.
Founded in 1831 as the state’s first public college, The University of Alabama is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, and service. U. A. is also a leader among public universities nationwide in the enrollment of National Merit Scholars with more than 500 students currently enrolled. Located in Tuscaloosa Alabama, U. A. has one of most beautiful, historical campuses with warm southern hospitality.

Job Description:
Teach required and elective courses that may include but are not limited to hospitality management, sport management, entertainment, event management, and/or tourism at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Conduct research relevant to hospitality and tourism disciplines. Serve students, the Department, the College, and the University in a supporting and
professional manner.
We are committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Ph.D. degree in Hospitality Management, Sport Management, or closely related field. A doctoral degree at the time of appointment; demonstrate evidence of or potential to publish in leading academic journals and attract external funding. Teaching experience, extensive work experience, and sport management background preferred.

Additional Position Information:

Screening of applicants will begin immediately.
For further information, please contact Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Shatina Chen at [email protected], (205)348-1127, Box 870311, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487

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Search Initiation Date: 10/30/2018 Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants:

Required documents: Please attach a
Cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts of graduate coursework (attach as other document 1), evidence of excellent teaching (attach as other document 2) , a list of 3 letters of reference, with their contact information (attach as other document 3), teaching statement (attach as Teaching Philosophy), and research statement (attach as Research/Scholarship/Creative Activities Statement).

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  1. What is the dollar value of all externally funded grants you have received to date?

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  2. What year did you receive your PhD?Answer "pending" if your PhD is not yet complete.

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  3. How many refereed journal articles do you have that are either published or fully accepted?

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  4. Will you now or in the future require work authorization/employment visa status sponsorship (e.g., H-1B or other employment-based non-immigrant visa status)?
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  5. Will you be eligible to work lawfully in the United States on the employment start date?
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  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Research/Scholarship/Creative Activities Statement
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Other Document 1
  6. Other Document 2
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    Posted: 12/28/2018
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