Professor of Practice - Executive Education - (FAC001883)

University of Houston
Texas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 20, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Business & Management, Business Administration, Management, Other Business & Management, Executive, Executive Directors, Other Executive
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

The C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston is identifying candidates for a non-tenure track faculty position. The position will be titled as Professor of Practice and Executive Director of Executive Education and is slated to begin in the Spring of 2022. The specific area of expertise is open and a PhD is preferred. Applicants with a completed Ph.D. in Business Administration or closely related field will be considered closely. Duties will include teaching business courses and serving as Executive Director of Executive Education (non-credit continuing education) for the Bauer College. These duties include developing a strategic plan and marketing and implementing executive education programs for companies in Houston, Texas, nationally, and globally. Additionally, open enrollment offerings for the general public that leverage the thought leadership of Bauer College faculty will be a key element of this role . Candidates with previous experience administering university-affiliated executive education are preferred and candidates that have experience creating bespoke offerings to the target markets will be favored. Candidates should have experience in building meaningful relationships with large organizations and possess the ability to design and implement new programs and offerings in consultation with Bauer faculty. The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars.

The Bauer College offers undergraduate, MBA, MS, and Ph.D. degrees, and is home to approximately 6000 undergraduate students and 1000 graduate students. Initiatives created by our new dean and others are extending longstanding activities and excellence in the teaching and research domains. Houston offers a great professional and personal environment. The two largest economic sectors are energy and medical research and services; there is a large number of manufacturing and technology businesses, many of them spawned by decades of NASA operations in the Houston area. Four out of five jobs are service and professional jobs. The cost of living supports a high quality of life, where one can have suburban living in the heart of a great metropolis that is among the most diverse cities in the country.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications :

PhD degree in Business Administration preferred.

Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of final candidate. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.

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