The School of Hospitality Business Management (SHBM) at Washington State University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure track teaching position to begin August 16, 2014 at the rank of assistant or associate professor depending on qualifications with demonstrated research and lodging-industry experience.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
A PhD in hospitality or closely related field from a nationally or internationally recognized university by employment start date.
Three (3) years of successful hospitality industry "lodging operations" experience
Possess a notable record of teaching, research, and service
Teaching expertise in the hospitality lodging industry at the undergraduate level.
For an associate professor level, a demonstrated record of publications at premier research journals in the field is required.
Five (5) years of successful hospitality operational experience, preferably in lodging
In addition, the successful candidate must have proven ability to work effectively in a collegial environment with faculty, staff, and PhD students and with individuals and groups from a variety of identities, cultures, backgrounds, and ideologies.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Teaching four (4) courses undergraduate and/or graduate courses per year (assigned in fall, spring, or summer) in the area of hospitality business management. Courses will be taught face-to-face, online and via streaming. Students may be in Pullman, Vancouver, Everett, Brig, or elsewhere around the globe.
Conducting scholarly research and producing publications in top-tier hospitality journals.
Serving on internal committees with other WSU faculty, external teaching partners, regional boards, and community entities.
To apply for this position visit www.wsujobs.com. Submit resume, cover letter, teaching statement, teaching evaluations, names and contact info for three (3) references, publication 1 and publication 2. Screening of applications will begin January 6, 2014. Position closing date is February 28, 2014.
For questions about the position contact:
Jim Harbour, Search Committee Chair, 01 (509) 335-5730, firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Nancy Swanger, SHBM Director, 01 (509) 335-2443, email@example.com
Washington State University is an EEO/AA educator and employer.