Job no: 528541 Work type: Faculty - Career Location: Eugene, OR Categories: Business Administration/Management
Department: Department of Management, Lundquist College of Business
Annual Basis: 9 Month
Review of Applications Begins January 5, 2022; position(s) open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants Along with your online application, including names and contact information for at least three professional references, please upload
A letter of interest
A curriculum vitae
A statement of teaching interests
Evidence of teaching performance
The final candidate must successfully complete a criminal background check.
Department Summary The Lundquist College of Business (LCB) is one of seven schools housing academic programs on the University of Oregon campus. The college works cooperatively with other UO Colleges and Schools to prepare students for a broad range of career paths. There are approximately 1,200 undergraduate majors, 2,250 pre-business majors, 1200 undergraduate minors, 170 master's students and 36 doctoral students.
Located 110 miles south of Portland, the University of Oregon has an enrollment of 23,000. The Eugene metro area (pop. 351,715) is in a region noted for its dynamic quality of life and progressive cultural environment. We are about an hour's drive from the Pacific coast and the Cascade Mountains. The University is an AAU research institution and a member of the Pac-12 conference.
The Department of Management is seeking to fill two faculty positions at the Instructor level. Employment begins September 16, 2022. Employment is continuous and summer appointments may be available.
The Lundquist College's Department of Management is a collegial group composed of tenure track and career track instructors who support the teaching, research and service missions of the College and University. The University of Oregon and the Lundquist College of Business is committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse institution and seeks candidates with demonstrated potential to contribute positively to its diverse community. Additionally, the Lundquist College of Business is committed to providing high quality teaching that incorporates research-informed critical thinking and industry-based experiential learning.
Position Summary Responsibilities for this position include teaching primarily core business classes and pre-business fundamental courses, which may include a broad survey course and initial professional development courses. The upper-division teaching may include courses in leadership, written and oral communication, business law and ethics, negotiation, entrepreneurship, sustainability, and/or global perspectives. The position may involve advising students, participating in committee membership, and other assignments. This position reports to the head of the Department of Management.
Typical responsibilities for this position(s) include: 1. Teaching up to eight (8) courses at the undergraduate level (0.80 FTE); course load may be adjusted based on additional duties as negotiated with the Department Head and Senior Associate Dean. 2. Engaging in service (.10 FTE) - activities could include department, college, or university roles or committees and/or responsibilities in recognized professional organizations 3. Investing in professional development (.10 FTE) related to teaching and service, such as conference attendance, local and regional teaching development workshops, and staying current in the applicant's field 4. Communicating with students during office hours regarding course-related activities
Masters degree in management or related field AND prior academic experience.
Candidates must demonstrate interest, experience and/or ability to promote cultural competency and/or diversity.
Strong pedagogical background and excellent communication skills.
Ability to work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.
Extensive experience teaching at the undergraduate level.
The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits.
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status. The University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. To request an accommodation in connection with the application process, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-346-5112.
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