Tenure Position at GW in Sports, Event, Tourism or Hospitality Mngt - On-line
The George Washington University
School of Business
Department of Tourism & Hospitality Management
Assistant/Associate Professor of Tourism Studies &
Director of the Accelerated Master of Tourism Administration (AMTA) Program
Located in Washington , D.C. , the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management at The George Washington University’s School of Business offers superior undergraduate, graduate and executive learning opportunities to current and future leaders, managers and professionals in the global tourism and hospitality industry. For detailed information, please go to www.gwutourism.org.
The Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management invites applications for Assistant/Associate Professor of Tourism Studies specializing in tourism, hospitality, sport, or event/meeting management. This position also includes being the director of the Accelerated Master of Tourism Administration (ATMA) online degree program. This is a tenure track appointment that begins the academic year of 2009/2010.
Basic Qualifications: All applicants must possess: (a) an earned doctoral degree by August 1, 2009 in tourism or a related field; (b) demonstrated commitment to scholarly research as evidenced by publication in scholarly journals, scholarly works in progress, or research presentations; (c) and a minimum of three years of teaching experience at the university level which is documented by assessments of teaching performance and effectiveness.
Preferred Qualifications: Candidates are sought with knowledge of and prior experience in the use of mediated learning, distance education and related educational technology and administration of a tourism or hospitality degree program. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of one year of full time professional experience in the tourism, hospitality, sport or event/meeting field; excellent communication skills; and the demonstrated ability to work effectively within a diverse community, including domestic and international students, university faculty/staff and industry professionals.
Review Date: Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2009, and will continue until the position is filled.
How to Apply: To be considered, please send a cover letter containing a brief statement of your research and teaching experience related to the basic qualifications; a curriculum vitae; a sample of scholarly publications or scholarly works in progress; and course teaching evaluations, along with complete contact information for at least three references to: Dr. Larry Yu, Chair, Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, 2201 G Street, N.W., Suite 301, Washington, DC 20052, U.S.A. Only complete applications will be considered.
The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. The University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.Lisa Delpy Neirotti
Professor and Director, Sports Management Programs
The George Washiongton University
2201 G Street NW, Suite 301
Washington, DC 20053
tel. 202/994-6623 or fax 202/994-1630
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