Assistant Professor of Business and Management

Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States

Job description

Lakeland University, an independent liberal arts institution located in east central Wisconsin, seeks qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Professor of Business and Management beginning in late August 2018. This is a tenure-track, 9-month appointment that will join the faculty of Lakelands School of Business and Entrepreneurship.

Ideal candidates will have the ability to teach courses on a wide variety of business-related topics; including, management principles, business policy and strategy, human resources, supply chain management or other areas of interest. Interest in participating in a new masters degree in leadership and organizational development preferable. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to maintain and expand relationships with employers, to supervise student interns throughout the year, and to lead a student business organization. Candidates should be comfortable teaching both traditional and continuing adult students, in face-to-face, online and Lakelands BlendEd formats. Opportunity exists for the successful candidate to design and expand the current curriculum to match his or her academic interests and expertise in support of an evolving market. Applicants should be committed to quality undergraduate teaching and advising and be willing to participate in the University’s interdisciplinary general education program.

A doctoral degree in a relevant business field is required for the position, with professional industry experience preferred. Candidates with a masters degree in relevant fields may be considered for non-tenure-track appointments at the rank of instructor. Undergraduate teaching experience will be highly valued, in addition to a willingness and ability to teach in diversified online or hybrid learning environments. Compensation will be commensurate with background and experience and a comprehensive benefits program is offered.

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current resume, and contact information for three references within the application. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For additional information on Lakeland University, please visit our web site at

Lakeland University is an equal opportunity employer/educator