CLINICAL FACULTY IN EVENT MANAGEMENT
New York University School of Professional Studies
Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality
The Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality (NYU/SPS) is seeking a dynamic and engaged candidate for a position of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor to begin in September 2022. The nine-month Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor position will provide service to our undergraduate and graduate programs, with a specific research and teaching focus on event management (operations, design and production, tourism, economy, ecology, technologies). Candidates can be from any industrial or disciplinary field. We seek faculty candidates who have experience or evidence of the potential for success in teaching a diverse population of students, including first generation students, students from diverse linguistic, cultural, racial and ethnic groups from around the world.
Prior teaching experience is desirable, as are candidates who can foster professional networks within the School of Professional Studies, the larger NYU community, and industry partners. Full-time faculty members are expected to teach three courses per semester. In addition to teaching, faculty members advise students, organize departmental activities, participate in curriculum planning and evaluation, conduct research, recruit and supervise adjunct faculty, and nurture industry relationships.
Professional Experience: The successful applicant will possess evidence of professional distinction, industry experience, and appropriate academic credentials. Graduate or professional degrees (B.A./B.S./MBA, JD, etc.) are expected; doctoral studies are appreciated but not required. For candidates who may not have formal teaching experience within a university setting, other types of activities associated with higher education will be considered, including teaching in a professional environment or evidence of excellent communication and analytical skills.
The Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality educates thought leaders and agents of change through programs in hospitality, tourism, and event management. Top-level coursework and rigorous study are complemented by seminars, conferences, and programs that put students in direct contact with industry leaders. NYUs students and faculty are globally minded and locally situated, contributing to the vitality and dynamism of New York City. The Tisch Center organizes the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, which attracts 2,000 participants annually and generates scholarship support for our master´s students. The Tisch Center has recently inaugurated the Hospitality Innovation Hub, a dynamic space for experiential learning, prototyping, and innovation.
NYU School of Professional Studies (SPS) is a thought leader and serves as an incubator for new ideas in industries that are constantly changing. Its academic units include: the Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality, the Center of Applied Liberal Arts, the Center for Global Affairs, the Center for Publishing, the Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies, the Division of Programs in Business, the Preston Robert Tisch Institute of Global Sport, and the Schack Institute of Real Estate. NYU SPS is focused on building skills that open doors to opportunities in emerging fields and global markets. Its faculty members are leading experts in their areas of discipline, with a hands-on approach that encourages both undergraduate and graduate students to push beyond their limits and to break new ground.
NYU SPS is committed to inclusion, diversity, belonging, equity, and access throughout the School.
Interested candidates should prepare:
1) Letter of interest
2) Curriculum Vitae
3) List of references (no letters needed at initial stage, but references will be contacted if candidature moves forward)
Terms: This is a full-time, non-tenured, nine-month academic appointment to begin Fall 2022. The initial two-year contract is eligible for renewal in accordance with NYU and SPS policies.
To apply, go to: https://apply.interfolio.com/98827
NYU appreciates all applications but can only respond to qualified candidates.
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