Advertised Employing Department: College of Business
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The College of Business at Iowa State University is accepting applications for a Lecturer to teach BUSAD 250 – Introduction to Business at the undergraduate level. The course introduces students to the different functional areas of business in an integrated fashion. Upon completion of the course, students should be able to:
Explain how the functional areas of a business work together interdependently
Understand how business' create value for customers and profits for business owners
Use critical thinking and data driven analytical skills to solve business problems
Make business decisions using Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access
Work effectively in teams
Prepare and present an effective professional business presentation
The content of BUSAD 250 is standardized across all sections of the course and the successful candidate must be willing to teach the course in a coordinated fashion.
Applicants must be able to teach in day and evening sections.
Required Education and Experience:
MBA degree or Master's degree in accounting, finance, management, marketing, management information systems, supply chain management, or a related field
Successful candidate(s) must meet the College's Faculty Qualification Standards for AACSB Accreditation.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Preference will be given to those individuals who have: managerial experience; university level teaching experience; demonstrated interest and ability to conduct research that addresses business related problems and to publish the results in practitioner journals; or recent industry work experience.
Course load (full time or part time) and term of contract to be determined by departmental needs.
Initial contract is for two semesters with the possibility of renewal based on performance.
The guaranteed consideration date for this position is 07/26/2017. However applications may continue to be submitted until the position is filled.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,0...00, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com). Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.