Department:Lundquist College of Business, Department of Marketing Rank:Instructor Annual Basis:9 Month
Review of Applications Begins November 5, 2018; position open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants Submit your application online by uploading a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, evidence of teaching performance, and names and current contact information for at least three professional references. The position will remain open until filled. The final candidate must successfully complete a criminal background check.
Department Summary The Lundquist College of Business (LCB) is one of seven schools housing academic programs on the University of Oregon campus. LCB works cooperatively with other UO Colleges and Schools to prepare students for a broad range of career paths. There are approximately 50 full-time faculty members, 48 instructors and pro tems, 40 administrative positions, 30 staff members, 1,200 undergraduate majors, 2,250 pre-business majors, 1,200 undergraduate minors, 170 master’s students and 30 doctoral students.
Located 110 miles south of Portland, the University of Oregon has an enrollment of 20,000. The Eugene metro area (pop. 351,715) is in a region noted for its dynamic quality of life and progressive cultural environment. We are about an hour's drive from the Pacific coast and the Cascade Mountains. The University is an AAU research institution and a member of the Pac-12 conference.
Position Summary This position will teach up to eight (8) courses at either the graduate or undergraduate level. Courses may be related to Sports Business (Sports Marketing, Advertising, Sports Product Management, Sponsorship, Sports Finance, or Operations) and/or subjects such as Marketing, Management, Brand Management, and Product Development. Course load to be adjusted based on additional scholarship and/or instructional duties assigned by Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs. Additional responsibilities include: • Service expectations: .20 FTE - activities could include departmental, college, or university committees; responsibilities in recognized professional organizations; major service as a club advisor. • Research, scholarship, and creative activity: although NTTF faculty have no obligation for research or scholarship, a commitment to field-based research in the interface of sports marketing and/or other sports-business related fields is highly desirable. • Professional development related to teaching and service: professional development conference attendance and staying current in field critical. May include service as thesis for undergraduate honors program (university). • Undergraduate and graduate advising: minor undergraduate advising. • Student contact and communication: office hours and advising students on group projects.
Minimum Requirements Instructor: • Master's degree (or higher) AND prior academic experience. For appointment at rank of senior instructor, six years of proven teaching experience post receipt of Master’s degree is necessary. • Demonstrated interest, experience and/or ability to promote cultural competency and/or diversity.
Lecturer: • PhD degree AND prior academic experience. For appointment at rank of Senior Lecturer I, six years of proven teaching experience post receipt of PhD is necessary. • Demonstrated interest, experience and/or ability to promote cultural competency and/or diversity.
Professional Competencies • Strong analytical skills and excellent communication skills. • Ability to work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.
Preferred Qualifications • Graduate/MBA level teaching is preferred. • Experience teaching at both undergraduate and graduate level. • Experience teaching in large lecture settings.
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