Management Instructor (3-Year Renewable) 2016-2017 - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The position holder will primarily teach undergraduate and graduate classes in entrepreneurship and strategic management. Responsibilities also include helping to develop internship and mentorship opportunities for students, sponsoring student activity groups, and engaging in service to support the mission of the Management Department, the College and University.

The University of Alabama
Culverhouse College of Commerce
Department of Management

The Culverhouse College of Commerce at the University of Alabama invites applications for a 3 year renewable instructor position in Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management effective August 16, 2016.

Experience in entrepreneurship and strategic management is essential.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Teaching undergraduate and graduate level Entrepreneurship courses
- Teaching undergraduate and graduate level Strategic Management courses
- Teaching other Management courses as necessary to support the mission of the Management Department
- Helping to develop internship and mentorship opportunities for students
- Sponsoring a student activity group

Minimum qualifications:
Five years of experience in an entrepreneurship or a strategic management related position, and at least a master’s degree in business or a related field with significant graduate course work in business related disciplines.

Candidates with a management/business related PhD, DBA, or JD are also encouraged to apply.

Preferred qualifications:
Senior executive or Small-business owner experiences. Experience in private or public sector work (i.e. community development). Previous university teaching experience. Strong collaborative skills, the ability to multitask and mentor college students, and exceptional interpersonal skills.

Salary is competitive.

These positions are non-tenure earning positions renewable for three-year periods at the discretion of the University with no expectation of continued employment beyond any three-year contract period. Continuation of this appointment to its scheduled termination date is dependent upon meeting the departmental and college performance standards and compliance with all policies in the faculty handbook and general UA employment policies.

Successful candidate will be required to submit a disclosure and consent form authorizing a background check.

Candidates must apply online at and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a listing of three references with contact information. Only online applications are accepted. Required documents not attached at time of application will disqualify application. Review of applicants will begin immediately. The position will be open at least through June 15, 2016.

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please attach the following required documents to the appropriate link:
1) resume/curriculum vita
2) cover letter
3) a listing of three references with contact information attached as one document to the “Other Document 1” link.

Required documents not attached at the time of application will disqualify application.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Management Instructor (3-Year Renewable) 2016-2017
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Management
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter