Assistant/Associate Professor of Sustainable Business
Aquinas College invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position in Sustainable Business at the assistant or associate professor level, to begin August 2019. We are looking for a dynamic, caring professional dedicated to teaching excellence and interested in fostering a new generation of business leaders.
Qualifications include graduate degree/s (PhD preferred) in business or management with a focus on organizations and the natural environment. Applicants should also exhibit a knowledge of sustainability and/or environmental studies, and an interest and/or experience in university-level teaching in both undergraduate and graduate programs. Prior business experience is also highly desired and those with interdisciplinary backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
As an educational community that embraces its namesake’s integration of faith and reason, Aquinas College esteems the Dominican philosophy of education rooted in prayer, study, community and service. Candidates must be willing to support the Catholic Dominican mission of Aquinas College.
Please visit www.aquinas.edu/sustainable-business for details on Aquinas’ dynamic undergraduate degree program, which will be the principal teaching area for this position. Our faculty members are responsible for delivering quality, student-centered, hands-on, active instruction in order to prepare our students for success. Other responsibilities include advising and mentoring students, working on departmental curriculum development, and service to the college. Teaching load is 12 hours (4 classes per semester).
To apply, please submit the following items below:
- a cover letter explaining how this position would fit your expertise and interest while also supporting the Aquinas College mission
- a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests
- curriculum vitae
- graduate transcripts (unofficial is acceptable)
- Three references, anticipating that letters of reference may be requested from each
Formal review of applications are on-going until the position is filled.
Grand Rapids, located in West Michigan, is a vibrant, diverse city in a region with a wide range of cultural and recreational opportunities (www.experiencegr.com).
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Aquinas College is an equal opportunity employer and an inclusive educational community rooted in the Catholic Dominican tradition. Aquinas College provides a liberal arts education with a global perspective, emphasizes career preparation focused on leadership and service to others, and fosters a commitment to lifelong learning dedicated to the pursuit of truth and the common good. Aquinas College values: Faith, Learning, Service and Community.