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Instructional Faculty/Lecturer in Business and the Humanities

Employer
Rochester Institute of Technology
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Nov 30, 2023

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Instructional Faculty/Lecturer in Business and the Humanities

Rochester Institute of Technology-GDC/ RIT China

• Full-Time, Instructional Faculty/Lecturer in Business and the Humanities (2 separated full-time positions)
• Based on RIT's global campus, RIT China located in Weihai, China
• Salary Range: $70,000 - $80,000 + benefits

About the Opportunity:

RIT delivers accredited undergraduate and graduate degrees at partner universities throughout Asia, Europe, South America and the Middle East, creating unique opportunities for faculty interested in international research and travel in culturally rich environments.
RIT-GDC is currently seeking enthusiastic individuals to join the Business and Humanities faculty team at RIT-China. Located in Shandong, China, in collaboration with Beijing Jiaotong University (BJTU), RIT-China is committed to delivering a high-quality, globally-focused education. Through active engagement,scholarship, andresearch, we aim to produce graduates who canidentifyproblemsand create solutions.

The responsibilities of these non-tenure track positions involve teaching 8-10 sections per academic year, meeting all required contact hours, office hours, and assessment requirements for both RIT and BJTU. Ideal candidates will show a history of working in a collaborative team environment to cultivate creativity, critical thinking, and a passion for learning.

1. Instructional Faculty of General Business – including information systems, entrepreneurship, marketing, organizational behavior, and management.
2. Instructional Faculty of English Literature with a focus on writing and composition

RIT China Background:

The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Saunders College of Business and the Beijing Jiaotong University (BJTU) School of Economics and Management began its strategic international partnership in 2012. Recently celebrating its 120th year, BJTU is one of the three original Jiaotong universities. In 2015 RIT was BJTU's first international partner committed to delivering joint degree programs at its new Weihai location, and one of many renowned international partners offering graduate degrees and exchange partnership programs at the Beijing campus. For more information, please visit: https://www.rit.edu/academicaffairs/global/global-campuses; or http://wh.bjtu.edu.cn/.

Situated in the picturesque Nanhai New Area, the Weihai campus provides a serene escape and a multitude of cultural and outdoor activities for visitors to enjoy. Established as a marine economic zone in 2007, it offers breathtaking wetlands, majestic pine forests, exhilarating hiking trails, and a pristine 12 km golden sand beach. Furthermore, this location grants convenient access to the vibrant cities of Weihai, Yantai, and Qingdao, as well as the captivating destination of Seoul, Korea.

Candidate Qualifications:

The language of instruction at RIT China and all of RIT's Global Campuses is English. Prospects are required to have a minimum of a Master's Degree (PhD. strongly preferred) and demonstrate fluency in the English language. Cultural adaptability and the ability to work well within a multi-ethnic environment are valued attributes. Interested prospects, please submit the following information:

• CV
• Letter of interest
• Teaching statement/philosophy

Please send requested material electronically to the following email: https://tinyurl.com/2vb42s44. Materials will be considered on a rolling basis. You may be contacted and invited to an interview if a teaching opportunity becomes available.

RIT does not discriminate. RIT is an equal opportunity employer that promotes and values diversity, pluralism, and inclusion. For more information or inquiries, please visit RIT/TitleIX or the U.S. Department of Education at ED.Gov.

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