Assistant or Associate Professor of Risk Management and Insurance (Saint Leo, Florida) - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida


United States
(FAC257)

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Department:

School of Business

Saint Leo University is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States. Saint Leo enrolls students at the traditional University Campus, at more than 40 education centers and offices, and through the Center for Online Learning. University-wide, Saint Leo enrolls students from 49 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories, and 86 countries. Saint Leo University ranks as one of the nation’s leading providers of higher education for active duty military and veterans, and it is a nationally recognized leader in online education.


The Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure track, faculty position to teach Risk Management and Finance courses online and on-ground at our main campus in Saint Leo, Florida.


This is a nine (9) month, full-time faculty appointment at the Assistant/ Associate rank.


Review of candidate materials begins immediately for anticipated start date of August 2016. To apply, submit letter of introduction documenting successful teaching experience; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation (all should be professional references and at least one from a recent superior); values statement (500 words or less) and teaching philosophy (500 words or less), which highlights how your teaching and administrative philosophy and practices fit the Mission and Values of Saint Leo University; official transcripts (including WES evaluation if from an international university); and student evaluations from the last year (at least six classes, an even mix of graduate and undergraduate).


An exceptional candidate possessing a doctorate degree with experience may be considered at the Associate level.


Position pending final budget approval.

Basic Function:

The faculty member will be required to:

  • Teach 8 classes per year;
  • Advise students;
  • Engage in curriculum development;
  • Support recruiting efforts;
  • Demonstrate professional development (e.g., scholarly research);
  • Undertake community service in keeping with the school’s Benedictine values;
  • Teach on-ground, online; and
  • Teach undergraduate and graduate classes.
  • Be able to teach traditional and non-traditional age students; and
  • Demonstrate the ability to use discipline-related computer programs.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

An applicant must possess a Doctorate degree in Risk Management, Insurance or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution with credentials to teach Risk Management, Insurance, and Finance at the undergraduate and graduate level per accreditation guidelines (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Risk Management, Insurance and Finance).


Experience in innovative teaching in the specialized field of insurance and risk management at the graduate level, specifically courses designed to help students qualify for the CPCU designation, is required.

Minimum Qualifications:

An applicant must possess a Doctorate degree in Risk Management, Insurance or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution with credentials to teach Risk Management, Insurance, and Finance at the undergraduate and graduate level per accreditation guidelines (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Risk Management, Insurance and Finance).


Experience in innovative teaching in the specialized field of insurance and risk management at the graduate level, specifically courses designed to help students qualify for the CPCU designation, is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

An applicant must possess a Doctorate degree in Risk Management, Insurance or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution with credentials to teach Risk Management, Insurance, and Finance at the undergraduate and graduate level per accreditation guidelines (minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Risk Management, Insurance and Finance).


Experience in innovative teaching in the specialized field of insurance and risk management at the graduate level, specifically courses designed to help students qualify for the CPCU designation, is required.


Professional certification as a CPCU is preferred.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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