Assistant/Associate Professor of Economics
Tusculum University seeks an Assistant/Associate Professor of Economics in the College of Business. Business faculty members are responsible for teaching twelve credit hours per academic term. In addition to the assigned academic workload, faculty are expected to serve the community and institution in the form of institutional committee work, College of Business committee work, attending open houses, student advising, recruiting events, participating in campus events, faculty assembly, and town hall meetings. Faculty members in the College of Business are expected to pursue academic scholarship and professional development in their field. Faculty members are to be committed to excellence in teaching and are expected to contribute toward the good of the University through the maintenance of expertise in the discipline, and sharing time and talents with the larger University community.
Only complete online applications will be reviewed and must be received by January 3, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Materials received after this date and time will not be accepted.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must hold an earned PhD or DBA with a concentration in Economics.
Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer. Applicants will be required to submit to substance abuse testing at a laboratory chosen by Tusculum University.
This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
HOW TO APPLY:
Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, the names & contact information of 3-5 references, Tusculum University application and Authorization for Background Investigation and Fair Credit Reporting Rights Act Summary (These two forms can be located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) electronically to [email protected] Attn: Assistant/Associate Professor of Economics