Economics and Business Faculty Position
August 30, 2013
Virginia Military Institute’s Department of Economics and Business invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position beginning in August 2014. We seek a candidate qualified to teach the required Operations Management course, as well as other elective courses in the decision sciences area. Those with the ability to teach in other areas of business and economics will be viewed favorably. 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.
VMI is an AACSB-International accredited institution. We are a residential undergraduate degree program where teaching excellence is the first priority. Applicants are encouraged to visit the VMI website (http://www.vmi.edu) and department website (http://www.vmi.edu/ECBU).
The successful candidate will have an active research agenda and a desire to join an interdisciplinary and collegial department. Applicants should complete a Ph.D. with an emphasis in an area such as decision sciences or operations research prior to August 2014.
Review of applications will begin September 15th 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 using the Virginia Jobs online system at: https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/Central?quickFind=175428
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 Raymond MacDermott at: email@example.com
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.