The University of Vermont - Grossman School of Business
The AACSB-accredited Grossman School of Business at the University of Vermont invites applications for a full-time position as a Lecturer in Business Communications. The lecturer is expected to take primary teaching responsibility for the Business Communications course as well as collaborate on and teach other introductory business courses as needed. Candidates should have a graduate degree in business or a graduate degree in professional communications or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates with undergraduate teaching experience, especially in working with introductory business students, as well as professional business experience. The typical course load is 7 sections per academic year. The appointment period begins in August 2018.
The Grossman School of Business cultivates and supports about 35 full-time faculty. The University of Vermont is located in Burlington, VT, a small but culturally vibrant and picturesque city that sits on the east side of Lake Champlain with the Green Mountains to the east and the Adirondack Mountains across the lake to the west. Burlington was recently ranked #1 by A&E Television on a list of the 10 cities that "have it all." Burlington was also ranked as one of "10 Best Cities for the Next Decade" according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance. In the past, Burlington has received accolades that included being named to the "healthiest US city" list and has appeared in Outdoor Magazine's "best towns" listing. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the City of Burlington homepage at: http://www.burlingtonvt.gov/ and the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce homepage at: http://www.vermont.org/Visit_Vermont/index.aspx.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal; The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.
All applications must be submitted online, through www.uvmjobs.com. Please attach to your application the following items: a cover letter, a curriculum vitae or resume, summaries of relevant professional experience, academic teaching interests, past teaching evaluations (if applicable), and contact information for three references. Applicants with inquiries may contact Amy Tomas, Senior Lecturer and Director, Undergraduate Programs at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Location/Region: Burlington, VT