CAREER-LINEFACULTYPOSITION (non-tenure-track) in Business and Liberal Education: The Department of Management at the Eccles School of Business of the University of Utah (eccles.utah.edu/) seeks to fill a career-line, non-tenure track, faculty position in business and liberal education starting August 2019. Successful candidates will likely hold a Ph.D. in a humanities or social science field with connections to business (for example business history) but those with terminal degrees in other fields and extensive experience teaching business and liberal education are welcome to apply. We are seeking individuals with a strong teaching record, but also those with a substantial record of scholarship and publishing. Experience in business is a plus.
The Management Department faculty includes Ariel Blair, Bryan Bonner, Arthur Brief (emeritus), Lee Boam, Jack Brittain, Kathryn Cañas, Jennifer Cummings, Kristina Diekmann, Jesse Graham, Derek Hoff, Joseph Horton, Scott Parker, Aaron Phillips, Georgi Rausch, Jessie Richards, Kylie Rochford, Harris Sondak, David Tannenbaum, and Elizabeth Tenney. This group of scholars has expertise in a broad range of organizationally relevant topics, including ethical decision making, diversity and prejudice at work, negotiations, organizational justice, individual and group decision making, intra-group conflict, interpersonal and business communication, healthcare management, among others. Our faculty are known for their research excellence, but have also earned prestigious awards in recognition of their exceptional teaching.
The Eccles School of Business offers degree programs at the undergraduate, masters, executive, and doctoral levels.
The Business and Liberal Education group teaches core courses in our undergraduate and executive education programs. These courses include survey and targeted courses on how business reflects and influences the broad context of human experience. The courses include humanities and social science topics and require students to develop critical and integrative thinking skills. The group also helps direct Honors Projects and supports student teams for case competitions and consulting engagements. In addition, members of the group are expected to contribute to scholarship in their respective academic fields.
The University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains. This location offers excellent opportunities for outdoor recreation, including easy access to the Rocky Mountains, the red rock country of the Colorado Plateau, and eight national parks including Grand Canyon and Yellowstone National Parks. Salt Lake City is the center of a metropolitan area with a population of approximately two million residents, has extensive arts and cultural activities, and has a major international airport that is a Delta Airlines hub with nonstop and direct flights to many U.S. cities and nonstop international flights to Amsterdam, Calgary, Cancun, Guadalajara, London, Mexico City, Paris, Puerto Vallarta, San Jose Del Cabo, Toronto, and Vancouver.
Review will continue until the position is filled.
The Department of Management at the David Eccles School of Business teaches courses in organizational behavior, team effectiveness, leadership, conflict and negotiations, ethics, business communications, and business foundations. The Department also helps direct Honors Projects and supports student teams for case competitions and consulting engagements. In addition, members of the group are expected to contribute to scholarship in their respective academic fields.