Part-Time Assistant Adjunct Professor of Business Administration, Spring 2021 - Essential

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Category:: Faculty
Locations:: Oakland, CA
Posted:: Oct 6, 2020
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Part-time

About Mills College:


Located in Oakland, California, in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, Mills College is a liberal arts college for women and gender non-binary students, with graduate programs for all genders. Consistently ranked one of the top master's universities and one of the best value colleges in the West by U.S. News & World Report, Mills also has been named one of the Best Colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review. The Mills experience is distinguished by small, interactive classes, one-on-one attention from exceptional faculty, a culture of creative experimentation, and cutting-edge interdisciplinary learning opportunities which empower students to make a statement in their careers and communities. As one of the most diverse liberal arts colleges in the country, we have a strong record of academic success with first-generation students, students of color, Latinx students, LGBTQ students, and other underrepresented students. Mills College has recently become a Hispanic Serving Institution. Applicants with expertise and experience in supporting and promoting success for Latina/o students are encouraged to apply.


Mills College encourages diversity in hiring and particularly welcomes applications and nominations from women, gender non-binary individuals, and minorities. Mills College seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to equity, inclusion, and social justice and our desire to maintain the excellence of our faculty. In so doing, we offer our students not only the opportunity to learn about varied disciplines but to engage with diverse perspectives and ways of knowing and learning. For more information, please visit www.mills.edu.



Job Description:


The Business Administration department at Mills College is pleased to announce an opportunity for an instructor to teach two courses in Management and Organizational Development during the spring 2021 semester. Our business degree programs are distinguished by their focus on equity and justice, by the rich diversity of backgrounds and experiences our students bring, and by our small size which fosters a sense of community among students, faculty, and staff.


The person in this position would teach two courses:


MGMT 101 People & Organizations. This 3-credit course is required for Business Administration majors and minors and is open to all Mills undergraduates. This course is scheduled for Thursday afternoons from 1-3:30pm.


MGMT 234 Management & Organizational Development. This 3-credit course is required for MBA students and is an elective for graduate students in the Master of Management, MPP/MBA, and MBA/MA in Educational Leadership programs. This course is scheduled for Thursday evenings from 7-9:30pm.


The spring 2021 semester begins on January 20 and final exams end on May 14. Modality for spring courses depends on public health guidance. If courses are all online it is expected that course delivery will be primarily synchronous at the time slot scheduled for the course.


Compensation:
For faculty new to Mills, compensation is $6,000 per course without a terminal degree and $6,500 per course with a terminal degree. Adjunct compensation is governed by a Collective Bargaining Agreement and increases with seniority at Mills College.



Requirements:


Minimum qualifications are a Master's degree in Organizational Development, Management, or a related field. Doctorate and higher education teaching experience are preferred.



Additional Information:


This is an exempt, part-time position. The compensation includes state-mandated benefits including Social Security, State Disability Insurance, Workers' Compensation Insurance, Unemployment Insurance and Sick Day accrual. Employees also receive free admission to campus events, use of the pool, fitness center, and tennis courts.


Mills College does not permit discrimination based on pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religious creed, color, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, age, sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity. For more information on Mills' non-discrimination policy, please go to https://www.mills.edu/policies/ada-policies/nondiscrimination-statement.php.


All positions are subject to a background check. Prior to the first date of employment, an applicant's background check must be cleared.



Application Instructions:


Click the "Apply Now" button below and follow instructions to submit the following documents:


  • Employee Application
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Teaching Statement
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) statement: Please describe your commitment to DEI. How have you worked to advance DEI in your current or previous positions? If hired at Mills, how would you contribute to the College's commitments to racial and gender justice and inclusive excellence?
  • Names, addresses, and email contacts for two professional references. No letters of reference should be submitted at this time.

Please note that you can only upload 6 "Other" documents. You can consolidate multiple pages/documents into one file upload. The file size limit for each upload is 10Mb.


Review of applicants will begin immediately; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


 

 

 

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