Michael A. Leven Endowed Chair and Associate Professor or Professor of Hospitality

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Michael A. Leven Endowed Chair
Associate Professor or Professor of Hospitality
Michael A. Leven School of Management, Entrepreneurship and Hospitality

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track faculty position as the Michael A. Leven Endowed Chair and Associate Professor or Professor of Hospitality in the Michael A. Leven School of Management, Entrepreneurship and Hospitality which begins September 2019.

The Michael A. Leven School of Management, Entrepreneurship and Hospitality in the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications to hire a faculty member for the Michael A. Leven Endowed Chair starting September 2019.

The successful individual will hold the rank of professor or associate professor and have educational credentials and background in Hospitality Management or a related discipline. The role for the Michael A. Leven Endowed Chair will be to lead curriculum and program development in the BBA in Hospitality Management as well as increase the professional/academic reputation of the Leven School.

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated record and a clear trajectory of scholarship in the field of hospitality and the potential and motivation to publish high quality, impactful research in leading hospitality-related journals. The candidate is also expected to demonstrate high-quality teaching in the field of hospitality management. Candidates will be expected to engage in quality scholarly activity consistent with AACSB accreditation, demonstrate effective teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and potentially assist with doctoral-level students.

Candidates will be expected to provide service to the university and wider community.

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D./DBA in Business Administration or Hospitality or a related area, or foreign equivalent. The successful candidate would have a demonstrated record of hospitality industry engagement and a record and trajectory of high-quality research in hospitality related journals. In addition, candidates should have demonstrated strong teaching effectiveness. Ideal candidates will have the ability and/or willingness to teach online or in a face-to-face format and the ability and motivation to improve the visibility of the Michael A. Leven School of Management, Entrepreneurship and Hospitality in the academic and professional community.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs.

Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit https://facultyjobs.kennesaw.edu

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted: 2/22/2019
Application Due: 4/23/2019
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