Detailed Job Description
Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 3,500 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.
As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary’s offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary’s reputation for excellence, innovation and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.
Teach one to two sections of BusAd 113 (Business in the Digital Age) to undergraduate students during the 2012-2013 academic year.
113 Business in the Digital Age
An examination of the impact on business of digital technologies and the use of digital technologies in corporate communication and on-line marketing. Specific topics may include web-conferencing and other real-time options for meeting and collaboration, virtual corporate environments and 3D realms (e.g., Second Life), social and professional networking, mobile computing, web advertising tools, and e-commerce. Because of the high rate of change in digital technology and its use in business, a part of the course will be reserved for mapping emerging technologies.
The instructor is expected to provide at least three office hours per week during the semester.
Experience and Qualifications:
Candidate must meet the criteria to be considered either academically qualified or professionally qualified as per the standards set forth by the School of Economics and Business Administration of Saint Mary’s College of California.
Key criteria for being considered academically qualified are
The attainment of a doctorate within the last five years in a field directly or at least closely related to the subject matter of the course described above.
Possession of a doctorate in a field directly or at least closely related to the subject matter of the course described above along with at least two published intellectual contributions over the past five years. These publications are required to have been subjected to an external review process either by academic peers or by editors who apply similar criteria. An intellectual contribution can be in the form of a refereed journal article or case, a scholarly book, chapters in a scholarly book, or a textbook.
Key criteria for being considered professionally qualified are
Possession of at least a master's degree in a field directly or at least closely related to the subject matter of the course described above
Relevant professional experience in a field directly or at least closely related to the subject matter that is significant in duration and level of responsibility, and current at the time of hire
Application Instructions: Please apply on-line at http://jobs.stmarys-ca.edu. Include a cover letter that specifically addresses how you meet the qualifications and are prepared to support the mission of the College. A complete application includes a letter of interest and how you are prepared to support the Mission of the College, a resume, on-line application and the name and contact information for three (3) professional references. Candidates who submit names of references should expect that references will be contacted, in confidence, by the College and that credentials will be confirmed prior to hire. Candidates who become finalists will be expected to sign a consent authorizing a broader inquiry.Saint Mary's is an equal employment opportunity employer. We support inclusive excellence and are committed to creating a safe and welcoming community for all.