Master of Business Administration (MBA) Global Business, The Graduate School- Adjunct Faculty

Berwyn Heights, Prince Georges County / College Park, Prince Georges County
Apr 18, 2014
University of Maryland University College (UMUC) seeks an adjunct faculty member to teach AMBA 660 for the award-winning Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program in The Graduate School. UMUC is one of 11 degree-granting institutions in the University System of Maryland (USM). Working adults, military personnel, and other students around the globe are achieving their academic goals through UMUC's innovative educational options, including online instruction, accelerated academic programs, and classroom-based courses taught during the daytime, evenings, and weekends. Currently, more than 42,000 students attend UMUC nationally, and an additional 37,000 students attend UMUC at on site classes in more than 25 countries throughout the world; about 58,000 students are active duty military, veterans, and their families. In 2012, UMUC had over 262,000 online course enrollments. REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: AMBA 660 Managing Global Business (6 Credits) A global overview of various types of business organizations and environments that shape organizational decisions. Emphasis is on the regulatory structures, legal systems, governance models, and policy making that define the internal and external functions of business at the confluence of local, state, national, and international affairs. Topics include critical thinking, international ethics, business sustainability, social responsibility, and the impact of economics and technology. REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: An earned doctorate or terminal degree from a regionally accredited institution in business management or a related field is required. Relevant professional managerial experience in global corporate communities/industries and government agencies is highly required. Prior experience in teaching and in distance education (preferably at the graduate level and with adult, part-time student established in their careers) is preferred. IMMEDIATE NEEDS: Local candidates who can teach hybrid sections at our College Park and Dorsey Station locations. POSITION AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY & WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE All submissions should include a cover letter and résumé. For detailed benefits information, please visit Adjunct faculty candidates will be required to provide official transcripts as required during the candidate selection process. Rank (Adjunct Assistant Professor, Adjunct Associate Professor, or Adjunct Professor) to be awarded based upon qualifications at the time of appointment. UMUC -an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University distributes an annual information report which includes campus security information that is available to prospective employees.