BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION FACULTY POSITION DESCRIPTION DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Whittier College has an opening for a Visiting Assistant or Associate Professor of Management in the Department of Business Administration. The appointment is for the Spring 2020 semester. This position requires a Ph.D. or anticipated doctorate in an appropriate discipline. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate prior business and teaching experience. Teaching excellence is of primary importance. The teaching load for each position is four courses for the semester, or 12 credits. The positions entails offering core courses and electives in the professor's topic area as well as one lower-division foundation course such as Business and Society
Whittier College is an independent, four-year Liberal Arts College distinguished by its small size (1600 undergraduates) and a nationally recognized liberal arts program. As a liberal arts college, Whittier College is also distinctive by having a strong Department of Business Administration that is well respected within the College and has the largest number of students on campus. The business administration major has been designed to fit within the context of the liberal arts and allows for creativity in course content and design. Whittier College has a history of strong and innovative interdisciplinary programs and a diverse student body. The College is ideally situated in the scenic hills eighteen miles east of downtown Los Angeles and is an AA/EOE employer.
Whittier College is a residential four-year liberal arts institution that prepares students from diverse backgrounds to excel in a complex global society. Through challenging, interactive courses, taught by accomplished professors, students learn to make connections across disciplines, understand cultural perspectives, and integrate learning with practical application. Inspired by a Quaker heritage, the Whittier education equips students to be active citizens and effective communicators who embrace diversity and act with integrity.