California State University, San Bernardino — Open Rank Tenure Track Position, Management / Communications

Salary
Depends on Qualifications

Location
San Bernardino, CA

Job Type
Full-Time

Division
Academic Affairs

Job Number
2017-AP134

Closing
Continuous

Overview
Department: Management
Appointment: Open Rank Tenure Track
Effective Date: September 2018
Area of Specialization: Management – Communications

The Department of Management at California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) seeks a diverse group of outstanding applicants for a tenure track position in the area of Business Communications beginning in the Fall Term 2018, contingent on funding.  Rank is open. Successful candidates will join a growing, dynamic department and be committed to teaching, scholarship and student success.  As a part of the AACSB accredited Jack H. Brown College of Business and Public Adminstration (JHBC), the Management department serves more than 1,000 students in three (3) undergraduate programs and two MBA concentrations.

California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) is located in San Bernardino, 60 miles east of Los Angeles. CSUSB (a Hispanic Serving Institution) serves approximately 20,000 students.  CSUSB offers programs through the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley.  We offer 47 undergraduate, 35 graduate and one doctoral degree as well as 13 programs with national accreditation.

CSUSB actively encourages qualified applicants to apply who demonstrate a commitment to serving a diverse student population and advancing student success through highly engaged, high impact educational practices.  We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups. CSUSB is committed to improving our University’s diversity with regard to race, sex, religion, sexual orientation, culture, and physical ability.

Typical Activities
Expectations for the position include teaching Business Communications and potentially related courses (e.g. Management, Organizational Behavior) at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and significant participation in program development and leadership. Preferred candidates will be expected to meet the traditional requirements of excellence in teaching, active scholarly and professional work, and service to the University and community.  We are seeking candidates who have a passion for teaching Business Communications and a willingness to mentor and coach students. Candidates must also have a strong interest and skills that enable them to participate in building curriculum, developing innovative academic and experiential programs, taking on leadership roles within the department and developing and maintaining relationships with the local business community. It is also expected that the person filling this position will play an active role in maintaining student engagement, advisement of students in the Management concentration, and serving on department, college and university-wide committees. CSUSB is on a quarter system and a faculty teaching workload is 36 units per academic year (9 courses), with a reduced teaching load for new faculty during the first two years.

Minimum Qualifications
By the appointment date, candidates should possess an earned doctorate from an accredited institution in the area of Communication Studies, Business Communications or a closely-related field.  Ideal candidates should demonstrate prior experience, teaching and publication record in the area of Communications with a minimum of one semester as an instructor, one peer-reviewed journal article, and two years of professional (non-academic) work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:  Priority will be given to those candidates who (a) have significant prior professional or business experience in the field; (b) ability to teach additional courses beyond Communications, including organizational behavior and other closely related management courses; (c) have demonstrated teaching excellence and evidence of publication record or a promising stream of research; and (d) have a history, aptitude and desire to build academic programs.

Supplemental Information
Upon submission of application attach curriculum vita and letter of application that documents your passion for Communications, teaching philosophy and strategies, any prior business or professional experience, research/professional accomplishments and goals and impact of past activities.  Please submit contact information and letters of recommendation from 3 individuals qualified to comment, copies of transcripts of all post-secondary degrees (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment).

Also include a Diversity Statement which may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background/philosophy has prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 250 words).

Formal review of applications will begin October 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

To find out more about the Department of Management, please visit http://management.csusb.edu/.

If you are interested in this opportunity, we invite you to apply at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/csusb/jobs/1774320/management-communications-open-rank-tenure-track?pagetype=transferJobs.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)

This position may be “Designated” under California State University’s Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html.

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