Job Announcement: Director of Undergraduate Programs (12 month position)
The Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy NY seeks a full time non-tenured faculty member to serve as Director of Undergraduate Programs. The successful candidate will be a Sr. Lecturer or a Professor of Practice, and will assume a leadership role, under the guidance of the Lally School Dean, as an undergraduate student advisor and as a manager of undergraduate business programs to advance the interests of the Lally School and its students. The candidate is expected to foster excellence and grow the undergraduate program consistent with the School’s mission. In addition, the candidate will teach courses within their field of expertise.
Minimally, candidates must have a terminal degree in a business-related field, with a Ph.D. preferred. All candidates must demonstrate the capacity to be an effective teacher and be able to both provide both vision and day-to-day supervision to a team of direct and indirect reports. Candidates will be recognized as industry experts through activities in professional organizations such as speaking, publications, panel participation or similar recognition. Those at the Professor of Practice level will demonstrate sustained substantial leadership experience of at least 10-15 years and generally possess a national or international reputation for excellence in their field of expertise.
HOW TO APPLY:
Go to https://careers.rpi.edu/en-us/job/493597/ and follow the on-screen prompts to create a brief online profile with contact information for three referees. Please be ready to upload your resume, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching (including evidence of effective teaching) and your diversity statement.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. If you need assistance with the online application process, please contact email@example.com
About the Lally School
The Lally School of Management at Rensselaer delivers a technology-driven business education to shape leaders who have the perspectives and experiences needed to meet the multifaceted challenges of the 21st century. Through Lally’s distinguished undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs, students work side-by-side with engineers and scientists to provide a business perspective that transforms technological advances into new products and services that address complex global issues.
Why Rensselaer? Our dynamic global community of changemakers includes some of the world’s leading researchers, students, alumni, and faculty who ask the important questions and devise the scientific and technological innovations that make the world a better place for all of humanity. Nestled on a beautiful 275-acre campus in Troy NY, Rensselaer is home to five schools, 32 research centers, three makerspaces, an observatory, and one of the world’s fastest supercomputers.
Rensselaer faculty and alumni include more than 145 National Academy members, six members of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, six National Medal of Technology winners, five National Medal of Science winners, three astronauts, and a Nobel Prize winner in Physics. With nearly 200 years of experience advancing scientific and technological knowledge, Rensselaer remains focused on addressing global challenges with a spirit of ingenuity and collaboration. To learn more, please visit www.rpi.edu.
Are you ready to change the world? Apply now!
Rensselaer welcomes undergraduate and graduate students to campus for an in-person academic experience. To support this experience, all faculty and staff are expected to work primarily onsite. Rensselaer requires all faculty and staff to be vaccinated (and boosted when eligible) against COVID-19. Requests for exemptions for medical or religious reasons will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.