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Assistant Professor of Economics and Business Administration (Human Resources)

Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, Virginia 22812
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Assistant Professor of Economics and Business Administration

(Human Resources)


The Department of Business Administration at Bridgewater College invites applications from outstanding teacher-scholars with expertise in human resources for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Economics and Business Administration position starting June 2020.


The successful candidate will join a growing and dynamic economics and business administration program at a liberal arts college that values quality teaching, advising and mentoring students, and an active scholarly agenda. The Department of Economics and Business Administration seeks a dynamic and collaborative professional. This 12-month position includes teaching both undergraduate business administration courses and graduate courses in the new Master of Science in Human Resources program. Graduate courses may include Managing Human Resources, Talent Management, Compensation and Benefits, Managing the Global Workforce, Organizational Consultation, and other undergraduate courses in the field of management. Additional responsibilities will include recruiting, advising, and mentoring students; participating in departmental and committee tasks; and maintaining personal scholarship.


Qualifications: A Ph.D., or D.B.A. in business or related field with at least 18 graduate credits in human resources is required. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate successful teaching experience, practical business experience, the ability to work in a team environment, and the ability to relate their professional experience and knowledge to the needs and interests of students in a small college environment.


Mission: Bridgewater College is a residential liberal arts college of almost 1900 students with a vibrant core curriculum and a growing focus on undergraduate research. The College emphasizes creativity and innovation in pedagogy and research. Successful faculty members are dedicated to advising and mentoring students, contributing to campus-wide faculty initiatives, and maintaining an active research agenda. Bridgewater seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our commitment to liberal learning, and so application materials should address how you might contribute to the College’s liberal arts mission or ways that this mission informs your vocation as teacher and scholar.


General Information: Bridgewater College was founded in 1880 as the first coeducational college in Virginia and has an educational philosophy of developing the whole person and equipping students to become leaders with a strong sense of personal accountability and civic responsibility. The College offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in more than 60 majors and minors, along with multiple areas of emphasis and concentrations, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and teacher certification and several graduate programs. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference with 23 intercollegiate athletic teams and an equestrian team that competes in the IHSA.


The beautiful and vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater in the midst of the Shenandoah Valley. It is conveniently situated to provide easy access to both Washington D.C. and Richmond, each only two hours away. The area is a desirable locale for people who enjoy sports and outdoor activities. An excellent school system, a healthy business environment, a low crime rate, and the natural beauty of the region draw many graduates back to the area. The College enjoys tremendous support from the local community.


Apply: Please complete the online application at www.bridgewater.edu/careersand attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, all college transcripts, and three signed letters of reference (sent directly by your references to humanresources@bridgewater.edu).


Deadline: Full consideration will be given to those applicants who submit application materials by November 15, 2019.


For More Information: Contact Dr. Holly Caldwell at hcaldwell@bridgewater.edu


Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.


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Posted: 2019-10-28 Expires: 2019-11-27

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