Prospective Black School of Business Faculty & Staff

 Employment Opportunities

Dual – Appointment in Business and Engineering

Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position
Black School of Business and School of Engineering

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position at the rank of Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, or Assistant Professor to teach in the College’s interdisciplinary programs in business and engineering beginning August 2016. Primary appointment will be either in the Black School of Business or the School of Engineering. Successful candidates will demonstrate the potential for outstanding teaching and must be a team player with the ability to work with and across disciplines. Qualified candidates should have a master’s level degree in engineering or business with industry experience in new product development and/or manufacturing. Candidates with a Ph.D. or DBA in Industrial Engineering, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Operations Strategy, or a closely related field with experience in new product development, quality management, operations strategy, and/or manufacturing are preferred.

This position will involve teaching in the College’s distinct B.S. in Interdisciplinary Business with Engineering Studies (IBE) and Master of Manufacturing Management (MMM) degree programs as well as advising capstone design projects. Candidates will be expected to teach using the tools of strategic management, engineering, and manufacturing concepts and principles to instruct students in the evaluation of new product introduction including feasibility, design, manufacturability, and intellectual property rights.

Application:  Review of applications will begin January 15, 2016 and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  Please address letter of application with a vita, copies of recent student evaluations, one research writing sample, and three letters of recommendation to the link below, please indicate BUSENG-16BUSWEB as where you found this job in your cover letter.  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job:  Academic Jobs, See Job #60849

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Management Information Systems Faculty Position

The Black School of Business of Penn State Erie, The Behrend College is seeking qualified applicants for a fixed term lecturer position in management information systems (MIS). Qualified candidates would have a master’s level degree in business, or other related advanced degree. Additionally, successful candidates should have a record of relevant industry experience and will demonstrate the potential for outstanding teaching.  Successful candidates must be willing to teach in both face-to-face and online class settings. The ideal candidate will be a team player with the ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Teaching Responsibilities: Teaching assignments will consist of the equivalent of up to 24 credits for the academic year and may include a combination of courses at the undergraduate level in both traditional and online class delivery formats.  Specific teaching assignments may include introductory courses in Management Information Systems and ERP Systems. Teaching experience and interest in other areas such as systems analysis, database, and business intelligence would be valued as well.  Candidates are expected to continue with professional development activities to stay current in the field and will have access to state of the art labs and software.

Research Support: Includes full access to major statistical packages and databases, as well as funded travel to professional meetings.

Salary:  Negotiable and competitive with other AACSB-accredited schools of business.

Application:  Applicants must submit a letter of application along with a curriculum vita, one research writing sample, copies of recent student evaluations (including an explanation of the rating system and a description of the courses being evaluated) to the link below.  Also please submit three letters of recommendation to MIS Search Committee, Penn State Erie, Black School of Business, 5101 Jordan Road, Erie PA  16563-1400. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.https://psu.jobs/ Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; See Job # 62075

 

 

Part-Time Instructors

The Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, has a need for a part-time instructor in business for fall (August 2016). Responsibilities include using a syllabus and course materials approved by the Black School of Business to teach courses offered in our baccalaureate programs. Required qualifications include: evidence of an earned master’s degree in a business or related discipline or a baccalaureate degree with significant industrial experience; evidence of a commitment to excellence in teaching including use of current technology, commensurate with experience; and evidence of a commitment to working collegially and with individuals from diverse backgrounds.  Specific instructional needs include MIS 204 - Introduction to Business Information Systems.

Individuals with significant industry experience interested in teaching courses in any area of business are welcome to apply. 

Applicants must submit a letter of application along with a curriculum vita, copies of recent student evaluations, two letters of reference combined into one document to the link below. https://psu.jobs/  Choose Campus:  Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job: Academic #63321


 

Accounting Fixed Term Lecturer

The Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is seeking qualified applicants for a fixed term lecturer position in accounting starting August 2016.  To be considered for the position, qualified candidates must have a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Accounting, business or equivalent degree.  In addition, a record of relevant industry experience and professional certification is highly desirable.  Applicants with teaching interests in all areas of accounting will be considered.

Teaching responsibilities:  Teaching assignments will consist of the equivalent of up to 24 credits for the academic year and includes undergraduate and master’s level courses. 

Research Support: Full access to major statistical packages and databases, as well as funded travel to professional meetings.

Salary:  Negotiable and competitive with AACSB-accredited schools of business. 

Application: Applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, three letters of recommendation combined into one document, and copies of recent student evaluations (if applicable) to the link below. https://psu.jobs/  Choose Campus: Penn State Erie, The Behrend College; Type of Job: Academic Jobs, see Job # 63282