JOE - February 2014

Albright College
Academic Affairs
Academic Program Coordinator/Assistant Professor of Economics and Business
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Academic Program Coordinator/Assistant Professor of Economics and Business
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Reading, PA, USA
JEL Classification: M2 -- Business Economics

JOE ID Number: 201402_400227

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Albright College is seeking a tenure-track Academic Program Coordinator/Assistant Professor of Economics and Business to supervise and teach in its Degree Completion Program (DCP) and its traditional undergraduate program. This position provides a wonderful leadership opportunity for faculty interested in curriculum development and academic administration. Other ranks may be considered depending on experience.

The DCP is an accelerated baccalaureate program. Student cohorts meet once weekly in the evening completing the major portion of the program in approximately 24 months. The DCP is designed for adult students with at least two years of college experience and three years of work experience. The Academic Program Coordinator serves as the academic supervisor for Business Administration at all locations the DCP is offered and is responsible for a full range of academic tasks associated with the continued development, operation, and assessment of the program.

The teaching load for this position will require eight courses per academic year (two in the traditional undergraduate day program). The successful candidate should be qualified to teach Statistics and Production Management and be able to teach other business courses such as economics and finance at a variety of campus locations.

An earned doctorate in economics, statistics or finance is preferred, but related fields will be considered. Demonstrated excellence in teaching, engagement in scholarship, and service are essential for selection and advancement. Albright College values interdisciplinary approaches to teaching and faculty engagement in undergraduate research Full participation in the broader activities of the DCP, the Economics and Business Department and the College is also expected so academic administrative experience is a strong preference.
Application Instructions:

Interested applicants should send a letter of application, vita, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to Selected candidates will be required to submit letters of reference, a scholarship sample, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the search is closed.

Albright College is an AA/EOE/ADA employer and is strongly committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of this commitment, we actively encourage and anticipate diversity among applicants for this position.

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