Gary W. Rollins College of Business
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
The Rollins College of Business invites applications for
non-tenure track Lecturer position in Business
The AACSB accredited Gary W. Rollins College of Business at the
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is accepting applications
for a non-tenure track position to begin August 1, 2022. The
candidate must hold a Master of Business Administration or Master
of Science in a closely related field. This position is a one-year
appointment that is renewable annually based on satisfactory
performance and budget.
In addition to teaching, the selected candidate is required to
actively participate in professional activities sufficient to
maintain appropriate qualifications under AACSB standards. The
candidate is expected to participate in student engagement
activities, advising and mentoring, and on-line classes. Strong
candidates will have compelling evidence of teaching effectiveness
and relevant business work experience. Review of applications will
begin immediately, focusing on candidates who have the ability to
contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural
goals of the University. Preference will be given to qualified
candidates who apply before February 21, 2022.
- Provides instruction for courses at a variety of times and
- Demonstrates a commitment to student engagement, student
success, and instructional excellence.
- Maintains access to students through posted office hours and
- Prepares and utilizes a course syllabus and assessments for
each course using guidelines established by the institution.
- Maintains current knowledge of effective teaching methodologies
and utilizes a variety of instructional delivery methods, classroom
media, and educational resources.
- Evaluates students' performance through a variety of means to
measure progress and keep them informed in a timely manner.
- Assists in the development, distribution and collection of
assessments for courses and program objectives.
- Exhibits a commitment to lifelong learning through
participation in professional development activities.
- Possesses a passion for teaching college students.
- Demonstrates effective communication skills, both written and
- Attends college orientation and required institutional
- Responsible for other related duties as assigned.
- A strong commitment to stay current and professionally
For full consideration, applicants should prepare and submit the
following information through the UTC Faculty Career Site
- Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
- CV including up-to-date personal information (name, email,
- References: list of names, addresses, telephone numbers, and
email addresses for three (3) professional references.
Candidates must hold a Master of Business Administration or a
Master of Science in a closely related field from an accredited
institution. The candidate must have recent experience teaching
college level statistics courses and should demonstrate excellence
in teaching, with a willingness to incorporate active learning
strategies in the classroom. Additional teaching experience in
other quantitative courses such as Spreadsheet Applications for
Business, Management Science, Business Forecasting or Operations
Management is preferred. The typical teaching load is four courses
per semester. The candidate should also have at least five years of
current professional activities related to quantitative
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title
IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA. All qualified applicants will receive
equal consideration for employment and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion,
sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender
identity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected veteran
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is the second largest
school in the University of Tennessee System, serving a diverse
student body of more than 11,000 undergraduate and graduate
students through five academic colleges. UTC offers a unique blend
of private and public school traditions and is a driving force for
achieving excellence, embracing diversity, inspiring positive
change, and enriching the community. Since its founding as
Chattanooga University in 1886, UTC has developed a reputation for
excellence built on an unusual blend of the private and public
traditions of American higher education. For more than 83 years,
the university was a private school. In 1969, UTC became part of
the state university system. Today, UTC is on a journey to
excellence – boldly embracing a passion for excellence in all
things and focused on changing lives and transforming communities.
The UTC commitment – each and every day – is to earn the trust and
confidence of those we serve. Our goal is to make a difference in
our community and in the lives of our students.
Chattanooga, the fourth largest city in the state, is located in
Southeast Tennessee near the border of Georgia at the junction of
four interstate highways. The city has received national
recognition for the renaissance of its beautiful downtown and
redevelopment of its riverfront. Chattanooga also has the fastest
internet in the country. Home to the first Gig Internet in the
United States, Chattanooga has a 100% fiber network that links
every home and business in a 600-square mile area. Companies like
Unum, McKee Foods, U.S. Xpress, Volkswagen, Coke United and
Amazon.com have chosen to set up shop in Chattanooga. Attractions
such as the Tennessee Aquarium, Lookout Mountain, Civil War
battlefield sites, the African American Museum, and the Appalachian
Trail bring thousands of people to the area, as do events like the
Riverbend Festival, Nightfall, Jazzanooga, the Creative Discovery
Museum for Children, and the Southern Writers Conference.
Chattanooga is the home of the seven-time NCAA Southern Conference
Football Champions, The University of Tennessee Chattanooga Mocs.
People who love the outdoors use Chattanooga as the base for
hang-gliding, bass fishing, mountain climbing and caving
expeditions; the beautiful Smokey Mountains and Tennessee River
support the richest variety of flora of any area in the United
States. Chattanooga also has a long and rich past with regard to
diversity, which includes Native American heritage, Civil War
history, and the Civil Rights movement. Chattanooga is also just a
two hour (or less) drive from Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville, and
Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Kelly
McNamara, Chair of the Search Committee, at Kelly-McNamara@utc.edu
Additional information on the Rollins College of Business,
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and Chattanooga can be
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