Assistant Professor Position- Full-time, Tenure Track

August 14, 2014

Starting August 2015

The Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management (see invites applications for a tenure track position starting August 2015. Position responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching, conducting funded research, and participating in service and outreach. The successful candidate is an individual who has experience in accounting and finance in both event and hospitality management.

A doctoral degree in hospitality management or related field must be earned by the starting date, and at least one degree must be in hospitality management. Two years management experience in the events or hospitality or a related industry is required. Preference will be given to candidates with online teaching experience. Experience in scholarly publishing and/or funded grants are also viewed as favorable to candidacy. Experience teaching accounting and finance courses are also preferred.

Iowa State University (see is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-E xtensive, is one of 63 members of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and is ranked as one of the top public; universities in the United States by the U.S. News and World Report.

The Hospitality Management Program is ranked as one of the best in the world by a number of sources, including the Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research. Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000,located 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and has been voted a best place to live in numerous national surveys (see

To apply for this position, go to the ISU Human Resources site ( and follow instructions for vacancy ID# 140688. Candidates will need to attach their current vitae, letter of application, reference information, and sample syllabi from at least one class they have taught. Questions on the position may be directed to Dr. Robert H. Bosselman, department chair, at 01 (515) 294-8550, or Review of applications will begin starting October 15, and continue untilthe position is filled. ISU is an EO/AA employer.