Lecturer, Business Statistics, Rollins College of Business - 220000006L
Gary W. Rollins College of Business
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
The Rollins College of Business invites applications for a
non-tenure track Lecturer position in Business Statistics
The AACSB accredited Gary W. Rollins College of Business at the University of
Tennessee at Chattanooga is accepting applications for a non-tenure track
position to begin August 1, 2022. The candidate must hold a Master of Business
Administration or Master of Science in a closely related field. This position
is a one-year appointment that is renewable annually based on satisfactory
performance and budget.
In addition to teaching, the selected candidate is required to actively
participate in professional activities sufficient to maintain appropriate
qualifications under AACSB standards. The candidate is expected to participate
in student engagement activities, advising and mentoring, and on-line classes.
Strong candidates will have compelling evidence of teaching effectiveness and
relevant business work experience. Review of applications will begin
immediately, focusing on candidates who have the ability to contribute in
meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University.
Preference will be given to qualified candidates who apply before February 21,
Provides instruction for courses at a variety of times and locations.
Demonstrates a commitment to student engagement, student success, and
Maintains access to students through posted office hours and electronic
Prepares and utilizes a course syllabus and assessments for each course
using guidelines established by the institution.
Maintains current knowledge of effective teaching methodologies and
utilizes a variety of instructional delivery methods, classroom media, and
Evaluates students' performance through a variety of means to measure
progress and keep them informed in a timely manner.
Assists in the development, distribution and collection of assessments for
courses and program objectives.
Exhibits a commitment to lifelong learning through participation in
professional development activities.
Possesses a passion for teaching college students.
Demonstrates effective communication skills, both written and oral.
Attends college orientation and required institutional meetings.
Responsible for other related duties as assigned.
A strong commitment to stay current and professionally qualified.
For full consideration, applicants should prepare and submit the following
information through the UTC Faculty Career Site
Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
CV including up-to-date personal information (name, email, phone, etc.)
References: list of names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email
addresses for three (3) professional references.
Candidates must hold a Master of Business Administration or a Master of
Science in a closely related field from an accredited institution. The
candidate must have recent experience teaching college level statistics
courses and should demonstrate excellence in teaching, with a willingness to
incorporate active learning strategies in the classroom. Additional teaching
experience in other quantitative courses such as Spreadsheet Applications for
Business, Management Science, Business Forecasting or Operations Management is
preferred. The typical teaching load is four courses per semester. The
candidate should also have at least five years of current professional
activities related to quantitative courses.
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section
504/ADA/ADEA. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for
employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color,
national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation,
gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected veteran
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is the second largest school in the
University of Tennessee System, serving a diverse student body of more than
11,000 undergraduate and graduate students through five academic colleges. UTC
offers a unique blend of private and public school traditions and is a driving
force for achieving excellence, embracing diversity, inspiring positive
change, and enriching the community. Since its founding as Chattanooga
University in 1886, UTC has developed a reputation for excellence built on an
unusual blend of the private and public traditions of American higher
education. For more than 83 years, the university was a private school. In
1969, UTC became part of the state university system. Today, UTC is on a
journey to excellence – boldly embracing a passion for excellence in all
things and focused on changing lives and transforming communities. The UTC
commitment – each and every day – is to earn the trust and confidence of those
we serve. Our goal is to make a difference in our community and in the lives
of our students.
Chattanooga, the fourth largest city in the state, is located in Southeast
Tennessee near the border of Georgia at the junction of four interstate
highways. The city has received national recognition for the renaissance of
its beautiful downtown and redevelopment of its riverfront. Chattanooga also
has the fastest internet in the country. Home to the first Gig Internet in the
United States, Chattanooga has a 100% fiber network that links every home and
business in a 600-square mile area. Companies like Unum, McKee Foods, U.S.
Xpress, Volkswagen, Coke United and Amazon.com have chosen to set up shop in
Chattanooga. Attractions such as the Tennessee Aquarium, Lookout Mountain,
Civil War battlefield sites, the African American Museum, and the Appalachian
Trail bring thousands of people to the area, as do events like the Riverbend
Festival, Nightfall, Jazzanooga, the Creative Discovery Museum for Children,
and the Southern Writers Conference. Chattanooga is the home of the seven-time
NCAA Southern Conference Football Champions, The University of Tennessee
Chattanooga Mocs. People who love the outdoors use Chattanooga as the base for
hang-gliding, bass fishing, mountain climbing and caving expeditions; the
beautiful Smokey Mountains and Tennessee River support the richest variety of
flora of any area in the United States. Chattanooga also has a long and rich
past with regard to diversity, which includes Native American heritage, Civil
War history, and the Civil Rights movement. Chattanooga is also just a two
hour (or less) drive from Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville, and Birmingham.
Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Kelly McNamara, Chair
of the Search Committee, at Kelly-McNamara@utc.edu
Additional information on the Rollins College of Business, University of
Tennessee at Chattanooga, and Chattanooga can be found at the following links:
https: // www. utc.edu/college-business/index.php
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