Faculty Position - Hospitality Finance/Asset Management

August 25, 2014

Faculty Opening

Boston University invites applications for a faculty position in the School of Hospitality Administration (SHA) specializing in Hospitality Finance/Asset Management. Faculty position (non-tenure track) comes with the academic rank of Assistant Professor.

Qualifications: Candidates must have earned a doctoral degree in Hospitality Management or a related field. Evidence of effective teaching and consistent research of high quality required. The candidate should be able to teach related courses and demonstrate the ability and willingness to teach in additional industry-related disciplines such as Appraisal & Valuation, Hospitality Franchise Operations or Asset Management. International exposure, significant hospitality work experience, and extensive hospitality industry contacts are highly desired.

Expectations: All faculty members are expected to teach, conduct and actively publish peer-reviewed scholarly research, as well as participate in professional and university service. Faculty members are expected to develop connections with industry professionals and to continuously update their expertise through industry consulting and scholarly activities. Faculty members are also expected to advise individual students and student groups, and to participate in school and university service activities.

School Profile: The School of Hospitality Administration at Boston University is a specialized business program focused on the hospitality sector, especially the hotel and restaurant industries, with a solid liberal arts foundation, with approximately 400 students enrolled. SHA is part of a major research university, located in a cosmopolitan city with world-class academic institutions and a vibrant hospitality sector. http://www.bu.edu/hospitality

Application: This appointment will begin in Fall 2015. Applications deadline is 12/1/2014, or until the position is filled. Please send curriculum vitae and contact information for three academic references (including name, telephone number, mailing address, and email address). Electronic submission is preferred. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Michael Kwag.

Salary will be commensurate with experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Dr. Michael Kwag
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Boston University
School of Hospitality Administration
928 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02215 USA
mkwag@bu.edu