Assistant Professor - Hospitality Business

November 26, 2012

The School of Hospitality Business, an industry-specific academic unit within the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, is seeking an assistant professor in the area of hospitality business information systems and hospitality business information technology. Additional information about The School of Hospitality Business can be found at:

Responsibilities: Primary emphasis will be placed on scholarly research. Specifically, the successful candidate will conduct research that will be published in Tier 1 and other refereed hospitality academic journals. Industry-focused publications are a secondary priority. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in hospitality information systems, technology, and operations.

Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in a relevant area of concentration/discipline; applicants must complete dissertation prior to June 1, 2013. Furthermore, the successful candidate will have at minimum one publication in print, or accepted for publication, in a Tier 1 academic journal in hospitality or related discipline, and at least one hospitality business-related conference presentation. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of hospitality management work experience, such as IT Manager, General Manager, Department Head, or comparable level position. International experience is desired. Salary is commensurate with qualifications.

Application Procedure: Submit the application electronically at (job posting #7018) with letter of application, curriculum vitae, and samples of publications. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents must also provide documentation evidencing employment authorization in the United States. The due date for applying is February 15, 2013, or until a suitable candidate is selected.

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.

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