ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF BUSINESS

Location
Michigan, United States
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Jun 09, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Kalamazoo College invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Business, beginning Winter 2022. We seek a generalist with a commitment to the liberal arts, a high aptitude for and interest in undergraduate teaching, potential for meaningful scholarship, and a desire to involve undergraduate students in research both inside and outside of the classroom. Candidates must be able to teach various finance courses at the introductory and intermediate levels, as well as accounting and strategy courses at the introductory level. The successful candidate will teach six courses per year over three quarters (2/2/2), with opportunities to contribute to the College’s Shared Passages program of first-year, sophomore, and senior seminars. An MBA with significant relevant work and teaching experience at time of appointment is required (Ph.D. preferred). Salary is competitive and consistent with level of education and experience and with peer liberal arts colleges.

Kalamazoo College is committed to inclusive excellence. We especially encourage applications from candidates whose intellectual and pedagogical approaches to the discipline will be effective in attracting and retaining historically underrepresented students. The successful applicant will demonstrate a strong commitment to working with students, faculty, and staff from diverse social, cultural, and economic backgrounds.

Kalamazoo College is a highly selective nationally known liberal arts college offering an integrated undergraduate experience that weaves a traditional liberal arts curriculum into educational experiences in both domestic and international settings. It is a member of the Posse Program and home of the Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership. The campus is located in a diverse and vibrant city in southwestern Michigan, midway between Chicago and Detroit, and is the home of the Kalamazoo Promise. The Kalamazoo area encompasses a community of 335,000, which supports several college and university campuses along with numerous civic arts and cultural associations. Thirty-five miles from Lake Michigan, the area offers many opportunities for outdoor activities.

Completed applications received by August 1, 2021 will receive full consideration, with later applications reviewed as needed until the position is filled. Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, detailed statement of teaching philosophy, description of scholarly interests, statement on experience working with underrepresented students and engaging issues of diversity and inclusion in the curriculum and pedagogical approaches, and undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial acceptable) in PDF format to https://www.kzoo.edu/search/business. Three letters of reference in PDF format should be sent to Businesssearch@kzoo.edu with the subject line lastname_firstname. For more information, see the College homepage at www.kzoo.edu and departmental homepage at https://econbusn.kzoo.edu. Kalamazoo College encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of the College to apply and to identify themselves if they wish. Equal Opportunity Employer.