Marian University has an exciting opportunity for an accomplished, energetic, and professional individual to join the faculty at the Clark H. Byrum School of Business. We have adopted a new integrative and experiential approach to teaching business that requires students to interact with business people and projects early and often. We are looking for a colleague to join us who is:
- Interested in teaching in a team environment
- Excited about teaching in a dynamic, project oriented and interactive program
- Able to be a facilitator, coach and mentor to undergraduate students
- Interested in developing students’ key skills (e.g. communication, teamwork, problem solving)
- Focused on student success and helping students develop career plans
- Not only a management “expert” but can connect it to other aspects of business
The ideal candidate will bring a combination of business and academic experience, energy and innovation to the Byrum School of Business to prepare our students for leadership roles in a competitive, fast paced, global world.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have:
- Knowledge of and commitment to the mission of Marian University
- Minimum of a Master’s Degree required
- Extensive business experience with a significant background in management/leadership
- Teaching experience at the university level preferred
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills
- Commitment to collegiality and working in a team environment
- Commitment to experiential learning and skill development
Named one of central Indiana’s Top Workplaces by the Indianapolis Star in 2014, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning. Marian University’s academic success has been recognized by US News & World Report (Top 25 Best Colleges – Midwest Region), Money magazine (Top 10 colleges in Indiana “For Your Money”), and The Chronicle of Higher Education (Fastest Growing Colleges, 2002-2012). Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 10 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years. In 2012, Marian University’s football team captured the NAIA national championship in just its sixth year of existence. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 26 national titles.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. This position is for the 2015-2016 academic year. Applications require a current resume, a letter of application, and names and addresses of three current references. All applications should be submitted electronically thru firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
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