Economics & Business Faculty Position
Virginia Military Institute’s Department of Economics and Business invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position beginning in August 2013. We seek candidates who can teach in more than one core area of economics or business in a curriculum that emphasizes analytical approaches to economic and business decision-making, with a global perspective.
VMI is an AACSB-International accredited institution. We are a residential undergraduate degree program where teaching excellence is the first priority. The successful candidate will have an active research agenda and a desire to join an interdisciplinary and collegial department. Applicants are encouraged to visit the VMI website (http://www.vmi.edu) and department website (http://www.vmi.edu/ECBU).
We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits, with academic rank based on qualifications. The average class size is fewer than 20 students, and the standard teaching load is three sections, two preparations per semester. Students and faculty wear military uniforms, but no prior military experience is required. Applicants should complete a Ph.D. in economics prior to August 2013. Review of applications will begin November 9th and will continue until the position has been filled.
Lexington is a beautiful historic town in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Washington and Lee University is located adjacent to VMI. The area is well-known for its educational, cultural, and natural amenities.
Candidates must apply online at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/Central?quickFind=156339
Candidates should include a cover letter, vita, copies of graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. To check the status of their application, candidates may contact the chair of the Search Committee, LTC Sam Allen at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.