Assistant Professor-Tenure System

Job description

Assistant Professor-Tenure System

Job no: 586537
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: Eli Broad College Of Business
Department: The School Of Hospitality Business 10008414
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Education/Training, Non-Union
Position SummaryThe School of Hospitality Business in the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University is seeking applications for a tenure track, Assistant Professor position with responsibilities for research, teaching and service. The successful candidate will teach accounting and related courses as pertaining to the hospitality industry. The position will start August 16, 2020.

The incumbent will teach accounting and related topics to undergraduate and graduate hospitality business students.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Accounting or related field

Minimum RequirementsThe minimum academic qualification is a Ph.D. in Accounting or related field and has demonstrated strong familiarity with the Hospitality Industry. Applicants should have demonstrated the potential to publish in scholarly journals, and an ability to teach effectively in a diverse environment. The ideal candidate should have experience in teaching, research, outreach, and international hospitality management. Experience or interest in on-line course development and teaching is desired.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate should have experience in teaching, research, outreach, and international hospitality management. Experience or interest in on-line course development and teaching is desired.

Required Application MaterialsReview of applications begins February 15, 2020. To apply, submit a letter of interest and vitae to (job posting #tbd). References will only be requested of qualified applicants after initial review. All information will be kept confidential.


Department Statement

The School of Hospitality Business:

Founded in 1927, The School of Hospitality Business ( is the second-oldest hospitality school in the nation. It has launched the careers of industry presidents at some of the world’s leading hospitality companies and includes an alumni network of more than 10,000 professionals in management careers across hotels, restaurants, clubs, sports and entertainment, the cruise industry, and hospitality real estate development. The School of Hospitality Business has 12 full-time tenure-track faculty, 1 full-time fixed term faculty, 8 part-time fixed term faculty, 4 full-time academic staff, and 3 full-time administrative staff. Currently, The School of Hospitality Business serves about 600 students and is ranked as the top hospitality program at a public university in the US and top-three overall.

Broad College of Business:

The Eli Broad College of Business ( has 107 full-time tenure track faculty and 36 academic specialists in five departments: Accounting and Information Systems, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Supply Chain Management and one industry specific unit, The School of Hospitality Business. Currently, the Broad College serves approximately 6,600 undergraduates and 1100 graduate and doctoral students.

The Broad College is consistently a top 25 business college in rankings. The Broad vision is to be a top-of-mind business school as reflected by the recognition of our brand, the reputation of our faculty, and the ranking of our programs.

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Jun 25, 2019 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Feb 14, 2020 Eastern Standard Time




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Posted: 6/26/2019
Application Due: 8/25/2019
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