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From: Shen, Xiaoping (Geography) <ShenX@...>
Date: Sat, Jul 10, 2010 at 11:44 AM
Subject: FW: [Department_chairs] One year tourism geography faculty position at CCSU.
The Department of Geography at the Central Connecticut State University seeks a one-year full-time tourism geography faculty at Assistant Professor level starting August 23, 2010. Review of applications begins July 8, 2010, although the position will remain open until filled. Below is the position description (also see the attachment). Please share this announcement with potential applicants. Thank you very much in advance.
Xiaoping Shen, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairperson
Department of Geography
Central Connecticut State University
1615 Stanley Street
New Britain, CT 06050
CCSU GEOGRAPHY: One-year Faculty Position (C10-157)
The Department of Geography at the Central Connecticut State University invites applications for a full-time one-year assistant professor level Tourism Geography position with a regional focus on U.S. and Canada beginning August 23, 2010. The Department anticipates advertising for a tenure-track position in tourism geography in the near future.
PhD in Geography, Tourism or allied field required, ABD will be considered. Teaching experience in Tourism geography is required. Ability to teach introductory and advanced-level courses in tourism geography and/or hospitality is expected. The courses to be taught in fall 2010 are two sections of tourism planning course and two sections of introductory geography course. A strong commitment to teaching is expected.
The department is particularly interested in and values candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds, along with a demonstrated commitment to improving access and the conditions in higher education for less represented students.
Applications received before July 22, 2010 will receive preference. Review of applications will continue until position is filled. Send a letter of application with full current curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, unofficial copies of university transcripts and any materials providing evidence of quality teaching (such as student evaluation) to Dr. Xiaoping Shen, Chair, Department of Geography, Central Connecticut State University. Voice 860-832-2794. Fax 860-832-3140. E-mail shenx@...
Central Connecticut State University aggressively pursues a program of equal employment and education opportunity and affirmative action. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply.