Posting Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Drew University, a Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts university, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Drew Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. Drew is located on a beautiful, wooded, 186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, a thriving small town close to New York City. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,000 students and has 145 full-time faculty members, 94% of whom hold the terminal degree in their field. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer MA and PhD degrees and the College confers BA degrees in 30 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship, a commitment to connecting the campus with the community and a focus on experiential learning. Particularly noteworthy opportunities for undergraduates include the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti (RISE), home of 2015 Nobel Prize Winner for Medicine and Drew Fellow William Campbell, the Drew Summer Science Institute, the Center for Civic Engagement, as well as the Wall Street Semester, Semester at the United Nations, Semester on Contemporary Art and Semester on Communications and Media in New York City and several international semester programs. The University also houses the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study and the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, an independent professional theater, as well as the United Methodist Archives and History Center and one of the country’s leading concentrations of materials on Willa Cather.
Drew University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in our undergraduate interdisciplinary Business program beginning in August 2017, pending budgetary approval.
In addition to teaching in our liberal arts business program, other responsibilities of the Assistant Professor of Business include scholarly research, mentoring and advising undergraduate students, and engaging in service for the College of Liberal Arts and the University.
We seek candidates who are committed to excellent undergraduate teaching and research. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Psychology or Business (with significant graduate coursework or scholarly pursuits in the social sciences) by August 2017. The teaching load for this full-time position is five courses per year, including an introductory interdisciplinary course for the Business major, a core course in Marketing, and courses in at least one of the following areas: Consumer Behavior, Organizational Behavior, Leadership, or Management. Opportunities to develop other core and/or elective courses in the candidate’s area of expertise would exist. The successful candidate will also have a demonstrated record of scholarly productivity and the ability to develop a research program at Drew that involves undergraduate students. The ability to advise Business majors and mentor students in experiential opportunities would be an integral part of this position.
Please submit a letter of interest addressed to Professor Gian Domenico Sarolli, Chair, Search Committee, as well as a current Curriculum Vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence, sample syllabi, and selected evidence of scholarly productivity to HR1116firstname.lastname@example.org. Three letters of reference from referees should also be submitted to this address. Review of applications will begin January 15, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.
To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. This position is subject to a background check.