Hospitality Services Management, Assistant Professor

January 12, 2014

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Hospitality Services Management, Assistant Professor [14088]

Profile of the University
UNLV is a comprehensive research university of approximately 28,000 students and 2,900 faculty and staff dedicated to teaching, research, and service. The university has internationally recognized programs in hotel administration and creative writing; professional degrees in law, architecture, and dental medicine; and leading programs in fine arts, sciences and education. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in dynamic Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on-line at: http://www.unlv.edu.

Role of the Position
Seeking applicants for a full-time nine-month tenure-track assistant professor position with expertise in hospitality services management commencing August 2014. Responsibilities include: active engagement in a research program leading to high quality scholarly publications, securing research grants, and mentoring graduate students as dissertation/thesis chair/committee member; teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in services management or related areas; and serving on various College and University committees; involvement in professional, community, and industry roles. We are interested in candidates who will bring excellence to campus via outstanding research, teaching, and service.

Qualifications
Qualifications include an earned doctorate from a regionally accredited college or university with evidence of a substantial scholarly research, publications, and research grant activity. Desirable research interests and experiences in one or more of the following: consumer behavior; customer relationship management; sales; facility management and operations; services management, marketing, operations, meetings and events.

Salary Range
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.

Application Details
Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, teaching statement, research statement, sample scholarly publication, course evaluations, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.

Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates’ materials will begin on January 15, 2014 and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be addressed to Dr. Yen-Soon Kim, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted via on-line application at https://hrsearch.unlv.edu. For assistance with UNLV’s on-line applicant portal, contact UNLV Employment Services at 01 (702) 895-2894 or hrsearch@unlv.edu.

UNLV is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer Committed to Achieving Excellence through Diversity.