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From: Shen, Xiaoping (Geography) <ShenX@...>
Date: Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 7:08 PM
Subject: FW: Tenure Track Tourism and Hospitality Position at CCSU.
The Department of Geography at the Central Connecticut State University seeks a Tenure Track Tourism and Hospitality faculty at Assistant Professor level starting January, 2011. Applications received before September 20, 2010 will receive preference. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Below is the job Ad (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
GEOGRAPHY/TOURISM & HOSPITALITY: Assistant Professor (#C11-001)
Central Connecticut State University’s Geography Department invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Tourism and Hospitality Studies beginning January 2011. Responsibilities include teaching introductory and upper level courses in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry and/or Tourism Geography. The candidate is expected to play a key role in the administration of our Tourism & Hospitality Studies program including supervision of interns, advising students, and contributing to our growing outreach activities with the local and regional tourism and hospitality industry. A strong commitment to teaching and an active program of research and publication are expected.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in Geography, Tourism and Hospitality or allied field (ABD will be considered); teaching experience in geography or hospitality studies required. Practical/outreach experience in tourism and hospitality preferred. Credentials and experience substantially comparable to the above will be considered.
Applications received before September 20, 2010 will receive preference. Review of applications will continue until position is filled. To begin the application process, complete the Application Cover Page at http://www.ccsu.edu/page.cfm?p=1335
. Submit the Applicant Cover Confirmation Page along with a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, any materials providing evidence of quality teaching (such as student evaluation and faculty observation), and unofficial transcripts to: Dr. Peter Kyem, Chair of Search Committee, Geography Department, Central Connecticut State University, 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06050. Voice 860-832-2801. Fax 860-832-3140. E-mail kyemp@...
CCSU aggressively pursues a program of equal employment and educational opportunity and affirmative action. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply.