Assistant Professor of Strategic and Sports Management
Join Westminster College’s faculty in a learning environment where teaching and attention to student growth are the primary focus. Students can choose from more than 30 majors or a self-designed major to pursue a bachelor's degree. This liberal arts institution is located in the small town of Fulton, Missouri, recently noted as one of the “15 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2019” by Smithsonian Magazine. Budget Travel Magazine designated Fulton one of the top 10 Coolest Small Towns in America. In recent years the rate of admittance to graduate school or job placement of our students was 97%, with our graduate earnings ranking in the top 15% nationwide.
The John E. Simon Department of Accounting, Business, and Finance at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in Strategic and Sports Management at the Assistant Professor level commencing in Fall 2021. The ideal applicant will have expertise in Sports Management and an interest in developing and delivering that program and will also have the ability to teach entrepreneurship, international management, consumer behavior, and other marketing courses. Specific teaching duties will be determined by candidate’s background and interests. The standard teaching load is four courses per semester, and a strong commitment to professional development and academic advising are required.
- DBA or Ph.D. in Strategic Management or DBA or Ph.D. in Management with additional emphasis in Marketing is preferred; MBA with research/publication record and teaching experience will be considered.
The following materials are required:
- Cover letter;
- Curriculum vitae (CV) with a minimum of three references
- A statement of teaching philosophy at a small liberal arts college
The following materials may be requested after the initial review process:
- Samples of student evaluations, if applicable
- From external websites go to this link: https://westminster-college.apscareerportal.com/jobs/1213638/apps/new
- Please upload your CV and statement of teaching philosophy as one document under the ‘resume/qualifications’ option to the right. Select the ‘add cover letter’ option to upload your cover letter.
Applications received by February 15, 2021 will receive full consideration, but late applications may be considered until the position is filled or the search is closed.
Westminster College encourages and gives full consideration to all applicants for admission, financial aid, and employment. The College is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. The College does not discriminate in access to, treatment of, or employment in, its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, veteran status, marital status, disability, or genetic information. Inquiries about compliance with this prohibition should be directed to:
Associate VP & Chief HR Officer/Title IX Coordinator
501 Westminster Ave, Westminster Hall 146
Fulton, MO 65251
Founded in 1851, Westminster College believes that every student has come into this world with a purpose. To not simply be — but to become the embodiment of everything extraordinary that lives inside of us. At Westminster College, we educate and inspire students to find the intensive focus and clarity to unleash the power in their purpose. Westminster is a private, selective, coeducational, residential undergraduate college located in Fulton, Missouri, a community of 13,000 residents (approximately 25 miles from both Columbia and Jefferson City, 100 miles from St. Louis and 150 miles from Kansas City). Inclusive and welcoming, Westminster has a vibrant student life, with an enrollment of approximately 1,000 students. Faculty and staff work together to help students succeed in their education and ultimately within their chosen careers and the diverse, global community we live in.
Honoring Sir Winston Churchill and the famous "Iron Curtain" speech which he delivered on campus in 1946, Westminster is home to the historic Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury and the National Churchill Museum. In recent years, U.S. Senator and 2016 candidate for U.S. President Bernie Sanders, former Presidents George Bush and Ronald Reagan, and world leaders Mikhail Gorbachev, Margaret Thatcher, and Lech Walesa have participated in the College's international lecture series. The monumental sculpture "Breakthrough," created from sections of the Berlin Wall, is also prominent on campus.
Read about Westminster's Mission and Vision: https://www.wcmo.edu/about/mission/index.html
Company Website: WWW.WCMO.EDU
(if you already have a resume on Indeed)