Assistant/Associate Professor of Business Administration (Management)

Whittier, California, United States
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Job description

The Department of Business Administration at Whittier College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Management, which will begin in the Fall of 2018. We are particularly interested in the following areas: Management and Organizational Behavior, Strategic Management, as well as other management electives.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Management in hand by September, 2018. The successful candidate will demonstrate potential for outstanding teaching and excellence in scholarship. Business experience is also highly valued and should be referenced. The Business Administration Department has six full-time faculty and approximately 300 majors; each faculty member is required to teach 20-credits annually and is expected to participate in teaching courses that contribute to both the Business Administration major as well as the liberal education program. Additional responsibilities include an active professional development agenda, student advising, and service to the Department and College.

How to apply

To apply, please submit a letter of application that includes a reference to teaching philosophy and research background and interests, a curriculum vitae, a summary of course evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness, an unofficial graduate transcript, and a minimum of three confidential letters of recommendation sent directly from the recommenders. All application materials must be submitted directly to BSADTP2@Whittier.edu (PDFs preferred). The review of applications will begin immediately and the interviews will be scheduled starting in January 2018.

Whittier College is committed to attracting and retaining a high quality, diverse faculty with a shared passion for student-centered teaching and mentoring. It is distinguished by its small class sizes, high-impact pedagogies, and innovative liberal arts curriculum blended with professional and pre-professional programs. It is a nationally recognized model for diversity and has no racial majority among its student body. With over 60% students of color, Whittier is designated as both a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and Asian American Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI). Founded in 1887, it is an independent, four-year liberal arts college with about 1,650 undergraduates and is ideally situated in the scenic hills 18 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. It is an AA/EOE employer. More information on the position is available at www.whittier.edu/jobs.