Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Asst/Assoc Professor RHM, Tenure Track - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(0808990)

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Human Nutrition and Hospitality Management at the University of Alabama is seeking dynamic applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor tenure track position in Restaurant, Hotel, and Meetings Management. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses. Preference will be given to a candidate with evidence of effective and innovative college-level teaching and development.
Responsibilities:
•Teaching, research and outreach activities to articulate with the mission of the university
•Produce a record of scholarly activity in Hospitality Management
•Recruit, mentor, and advise students
•Participate on thesis committees
•Develop and update online courses
•Obtain external funding to support a nationally competitive research program
•Serve on departmental, college and university committees


Qualifications:
•Completed doctoral degree in Hospitality Management or closely related field
•Strong writing and publication skills
•Strong interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with faculty, staff, and students
•Established research agenda with publication record
•Record of teaching a broad variety of courses.
•Evidence of involvement with professional industry organizations or associations.

Additional Position Information

Review of applicants to begin September 1, 2014.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should attach a cover letter and curriculum vita online. You may also attach three letters of reference, or have them mailed to the attention of: Mr. Alvin Niuh, Dept. of Human Nutrition & Hospitality Management, Box 870311, 403 Russell Hall, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0311. An official transcript of your most advanced degree is also required. It can be mailed to Mr. Niuh’s attention, or emailed digitally to: aniuh@ches.ua.edu. Also, you can attach one other optional document, if you choose to do so, in “Other Document 1”.



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

  • HUMAN NUTRITION AND HOSPITALITY MGT
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • Nutrition & Dietetics
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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:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter