Summary of Duties and Responsibilities: The College of Business at Iowa State University is accepting applications for a Lecturer to teach BUSAD 250 â Introduction to Business at the undergraduate level. The course introduces students to the different functional areas of business in an integrated fashion. Upon completion of the course, students should be able to: â¢ Explain how the functional areas of a business work together interdependently â¢ Understand how businessâ create value for customers and profits for business owners â¢ Use critical thinking and data driven analytical skills to solve business problems â¢ Make business decisions using Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access â¢ Work effectively in teams â¢ Prepare and present an effective professional business presentation Â The content of BUSAD 250 is standardized across all sections of the course and the successful candidate must be willing to teach the course in a coordinated fashion. Â Applicants must be able to teach in day and evening sections and during the summer term. Applicants must have solid technological skills to support the use of online tools used in this course.Â
Required Minimum Qualifications: MBA degree or Masterâs degree in accounting, finance, management, marketing, management information systems, supply chain management, or a related field
Successful candidate(s) must meet the Collegeâs Faculty Qualification Standards for AACSB Accreditation.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to those individuals who have: managerial experience; university level teaching experience; demonstrated interest and ability to conduct research that addresses business related problems and to publish the results in practitioner journals; or recent industry work experience.
Department/Program & College Description: The College of Business at Iowa State University, established in 1984, conducts and shares research to educate tomorrowâs business leaders so they are prepared to deal with multi-disciplinary, global, technological, ethical and diversity challenges. The college offers undergraduate, graduate and PhD programs and is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). Less than five percent of business schools worldwide receive this accreditation. Additional information can be found at http://www.business.iastate.edu. Â
Department Unit/Website: http://www.business.iastate.edu
Proposed Start Date:
January 1, 2020
Proposed End Date or Length of Term:
May 15, 2020
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
09 Month Work Period
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Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
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