10018074 Lecturer of Business

Faculty Application - please complete and email with supporting documents
School/Department: School of Business
Primary Location: Macon
Position: Faculty
Job Type: Full Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled
Description:

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: MGA’s primary mission is teaching. Courses are delivered in face-to-face, online, hybrid, and video-conference formats. The School offers a Bachelor of Science in Business degree and a Master of Science in Management degree. The successful candidate will:

• Provide excellent teaching to undergraduate students in a variety of delivery formats, primarily centered on the University’s Cochran and Dublin campuses.

• Engage in service to the School, University, and community.

• The opportunity to participate in research activities will be available.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

• Possess an earned Master’s Degree in a Business related field, with at least 18 graduate hours in a combination of Management and Marketing, from a regionally accredited institution

• Demonstrated teaching excellence.

• Excellent written and spoken English communication skills.

• Excellent interpersonal skills.

• Prior teaching experience; industry experience is a plus.

• Experience with online, hybrid, and/or other alternative delivery formats is preferred.

SALARY: Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

About the School of Business at Middle Georgia State University: The Mission of the School of Business is to provide high quality undergraduate business programs targeted primarily to meet Central Georgia workforce needs. The School focuses on effective teaching and student learning for a diverse student population. Faculty engagement in scholarly activities, especially applied and pedagogical research, enhances classroom instruction. Faculty provide professional services to the community and their disciplines. Middle Georgia State University is a 4-year public, Master’s level university. It has a history that is unlike most other institutions: not only is MGA one of the newest universities in Georgia it is also one of the oldest universities in Georgia! Middle Georgia State University was recently formed through the consolidation of Macon State University and Middle Georgia College. Serving over 7200 students, the University encompasses all five campuses of the prior two institutions with campuses in Cochran, Dublin, Eastman, Macon, and Warner Robins. Annual tuition and fees average $4500 a year at Middle Georgia State University, making it the most affordable public university in the state of Georgia. MGA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The School of Business is a member of AACSB and anticipates applying for candidacy during the 2019-2020 academic year. About Macon, Georgia: Macon, the main campus for Middle Georgia State University’s School of Business, is located in the middle of the state where major interstates 75 and 16 intersect. Considered the “Heart of Georgia,” Macon is just a little more than an hour from Atlanta and two and a half hours from the coast. Founded in 1823 near the Ocmulgee River, Macon – now Macon Bibb-County – is Georgia’s fourth largest city. The city has a renowned past with more than 5,500 entries on the National Register of Historic Places, including the Ocmulgee National Monument celebrating 17,000 years of history. The Tubman Museum, the Hay House, the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and the Allman Brothers Museum at the Big House are among Macon’s diverse cultural attractions. Macon is also “where soul lives” as notable musicians such as Otis Redding and Little Richard once called the city home. Today residents and commuters alike enjoy the various dining and shopping options available, ranging from locally-owned to national eateries and retailers. With it's mild climate, Macon has more than 35 parks, including Lake Tobesofkee, which offers boating, camping, and fishing. Macon also is the home to the International Cherry Blossom Festival, which is a 10-day event commemorating the blooming of more than 300,000 Yoshino Cherry trees. Macon's other offering include affordable housing and state-of-the-art medical facilities with the area's only children's hospital. There are also various public and private educational options from K-12 to the college/university level.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  For full consideration, please apply by March 20, 2019; applications submitted after this will be accepted until the position is filled are not guaranteed full consideration.  Applications will not be accepted by mail or walk-ins and are not considered complete until all required documents are uploaded. A criminal history will be obtained on position finalist. This position is conditional subject to funding.

TO APPLY: Submit all in one PDF file: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and approach, and the name and contact information for at least four processional references by email to recruitment@mga.edu . Review of applicants will begin immediately.  

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