Wheaton College Visiting Assistant Professor of Business and Management in Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton is a private coeducational liberal arts college within easy commuting distance of Boston and Providence. We have 1,600 undergraduates from 39 US States and 72 countries. More than 23.7% of our undergraduates are U.S. students of color and 13.9% are international students. Wheaton College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability. In a continuing effort to maintain and enrich an intellectually diverse learning environment, the Department and the College actively encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented groups.
Academic Year Schedule (dates):
2017/2018 - 2018/2019
Full Academic Year
Business and Management
Job Summary/Basic Function:
The Business and Management major at Wheaton College invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor of Business and Management. This is a two-year, non-tenure track, full-time position beginning in the Fall of 2017.
This position will teach topics such as: principles of financial accounting, business and management responsibility, and fundamentals of business and management. Visit our Business and Management major website for more information on this program (http://wheatoncollege.edu/business/).
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Candidates with a PhD/ DBA in Accounting, Finance, Business or a closely related field at the time of appointment will be considered at the Visiting Assistant Professor level. ABD candidates and candidates with a MBA or other relevant master’s degree will be considered at the rank of Visiting Instructor. Candidates with a CPA in addition to a master’s degree are also of interest.
Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, letter of application specifically addressing their qualifications related to the course topics of this position, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and teaching philosophy statement. The teaching statement should succinctly speak to how your teaching philosophy can contribute to Wheaton’s curriculum. Applicants will be asked to list contact information for three reference providers, including email addresses.
We are particularly interested in candidates who will adopt the business major’s philosophy of integrating theory with experiential learning in classes. Successful candidates will join an innovative and collaborative business program at an institution that focuses on undergraduate education.
Individuals must possess these knowledges, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
Open Until Filled:
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