Gerald W. Fogelson Distinguished Chair in Real Estate

Chicago, Cook County
Apr 16, 2014

Job Summary: Roosevelt University seeks an accomplished academic leader to serve as the Gerald W. Fogelson Chair of Real Estate. The Chair resides within the Heller College of Business which also houses the Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate dedicated to developing professionals in this industry. Over 50 industry leaders serve on the Institute Advisory Board and are a key element its success. The Heller College of Business offers the following in the real estate program: Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE), Master of Business Administration with real estate concentration (MBA/RE), A Graduate Credential in Commercial Real Estate. The College and the Institute are housed in a new 32 story vertical campus in the heart of Chicago's Loop area. The building has received LEED Gold Certification and won numerous design awards including, most recently, the 2013 Global Award for Excellence from the Urban Land Institute. The academic program has flourished since its inception by attracting a diverse student body from the US and abroad with a significant number of minorities and women. A student team won the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation Midwest Real Estate Challenge in 2013 and recently won again in 2014. The appointment will be tenure track or tenured depending on qualifications at a rank appropriate to qualifications and experience. The Fogelson Distinguished Chair will hold a faculty appointment in the Walter E. Heller College of Business. This position includes an endowment providing support for research. The appointment begins August 15, 2014, or as soon thereafter as possible.

Minimum Qualifications: See Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

Job Type: Full-Time