Lecturer, Hospitality Management

Cookeville, Tennessee, United States

Job description

Position Number: 300010

Department: SACF Human Ecology

Job Purpose

Teaching, service and other duties as assigned by the School of Human Ecology Director.

Essential Functions

Teach undergraduate level courses in food preparation management, quantity food production, foodsystems administration and other related courses as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree from an accredited institution in Hospitality Management, Nutrition, or closely related field by the start date of employment. Effective communication and interpersonal skills. One year teaching experience in Culinary Arts and/or Food Production Management.

Preferred Qualifications

Earned doctorate or completion of all coursework (ABD) from an accredited institution in Hospitality Management, or closely related field, by start date of employment. Registered ServSafe Proctor and Instructor through the National Restaurant Association. Experience in leading foods lab courses.

Commensurate with education and experience. Full-time, nine month, non-tenure-track position to begin August 1, 2018. Three year contract renewable based on satisfactory performance review.

Benefits Information

The University offers a competitive benefits package. Benefits include the accumulation of one (1) sick leave day per month and thirteen (13) University holidays. Other benefits include medical and life insurance (shared cost with the university), retirement, optional 401k, and educational benefits. Deferred income and benefits over 12 months.

Screening Date: 05/01/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

How to apply

Applicants will be required to electronically upload a letter of application that addresses the required qualifications and duties, curriculum vitae (with pertinent experience), copies of graduate transcripts (official transcripts for all degrees conferred required upon hire), teaching philosophy, and email addresses for three references at time of application. References will be contacted via email to provide a reference letter, if selected for an interview. Submission of materials is the applicant’s responsibility. Applications without all required materials are considered incomplete and will not be considered.