Assistant Professor, International Business and Logistics
California Maritime Academy
October 22, 2017
Department of International Business and Logistics Assistant Professor, International Business and Logistics Full-time, Tenure Track Approximate Starting Date: August 2018
Although this position will remain open until filled, review of applications will begin immediately. Applicants expecting to be considered for the position must complete their online application and submit requested materials to Human Resource by close of business day on December 14, 2017 to receive priority consideration.
California State University Maritime Academy (Cal Maritime) invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of International Business and Logistics. The successful candidate will work in a unique, new and rapidly growing department, with program emphases on logistics, international business, and maritime-related issues. Faculty at Cal Maritime have opportunities to teach with small class sizes, develop new classes and lead students on summer international experience trips.
We seek applicants who can teach both general businesses classes (such as introductory business, introductory economics, labor relations, etc.) as well as classes specific to the maritime industry (such as port operations, marine risk management, or regulation of maritime business.) Applicants must hold a doctoral degree and have expertise in maritime and transportation-related areas.
ABOUT CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY MARITIME ACADEMY (Cal Maritime): Located on a scenic waterfront campus in Vallejo, California (30 miles northeast of San Francisco), Cal Maritime is a unique and specialized campus of the 23-campus California State University (CSU) system. Serving a population of approximately 1100 undergraduate and 50 graduate students, we are one of only seven degree-granting maritime academies in the United States — and the only one on the West Coast. Cal Maritime offers six baccalaureate degrees in Business Administration, Global Studies and Maritime Affairs (GSMA), Facilities Engineering Technology, Marine Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, and Marine Transportation. Cal Maritime also offers a Master of Science in Transportation and Engineering Management degree. For more information about California State University Maritime Academy, please visit our web page at http://www.csum.edu.
Our programs focus on intellectual learning, applied technology, leadership development, and global awareness. Cal Maritime students participate in training cruises aboard the Training Ship Golden Bear or other international educational experiences, -- gaining a unique perspective on our increasingly global culture and economy. Cal Maritime is committed to being a leading educational institution recognized for excellence in the business, engineering, operations, security and policy of the transportation industries of the Pacific Rim and beyond. We are equally committed to hiring and retaining diverse and dedicated faculty and staff who lead the way in helping our students expand their knowledge and potential.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach existing courses in support of the baccalaureate program as needed; courses may include but are not limited to Port and Terminal Operations, Introduction to Business, Introductory Economics Develop and teach new undergraduate courses such as Labor Relations, Marine Risk Management and Insurance, Regulation of Maritime Business Engage in research and scholarship on issues relevant to the maritime and/or transportation domain. Participate in the summer international experience for Cal Maritime students Share in the duties of academic advising Participate, as appropriate, in the planning and implementation of additional undergraduate and/or graduate programs in Maritime Management Provide support in maintaining the business program's accreditation status with IACBE Teach courses as appropriate, for the Master's degree in Transportation and Engineering Management Fulfill institutional responsibilities associated with the major including (but not limited to): program and course assessment, grants, campus and CSU committee service, and developing and defining internship opportunities for students
REQUIREDQUALIFICATIONS: Doctoral degree in an appropriate field Pedagogical versatility with demonstrated ability in the use of teaching techniques that ensure student engagement Strong collaboration and communication skills High degree of professionalism and an active scholarly profile Experience in maritime business or education
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Significant teaching experience at the undergraduate level Experience in distance education
SALARY COMPENSATION: Salary is commensurate with the education, qualifications and experience of the individual.
BENEFITS: An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available for qualifying positions which includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, retirement plans, fee waiver, vacation and sick leave.
PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Typical classroom and office environment are in a two-story building with elevator access.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment
ELIGIBILITY TO WORK: Applicants must provide proof of US citizenship or authorization to work in the United States within three days from the date of hire. A background check investigation (including criminal records check) is required prior to employment. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position. Applicants must submit on hire official documentation as proof of degree, license, or certificates as required.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Interested parties must submit the Cal Maritime Employment Application packet of information requested below. Apply on-line at http://www.csum.edu/web/hr/fel .
1. Cal Maritime on-line Employment Application (required) 2. Letter of interest 3. Curriculum Vitae 4. Teaching Evaluations 5. Letters of recommendation from three professional references to be sent directly to Dr. Nipoli Kamdar (email@example.com), Department of International Business and Logistics, 200 Maritime Academy Drive, CA 94590
NOTIFICATION: Based upon a review of applications and accompanying documents, only those persons whose qualifications best match job requirements will be interviewed. Applicants not selected for an interview will be notified only after the position closes and the successful candidate has been selected.
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Located in Vallejo, California, The California Maritime Academy (Cal Maritime) is a unique and specialized campus of the 23-campus California State University (CSU) system. We are one of only seven degree-granting maritime academies in the United States ? and the only one on the West Coast.