Associate or Full Professor/Chair

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number FAECC701
Advertised Title Associate or Full Professor/Chair
Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN)
Position Number 020591
Category Full-Time Faculty
Department Public Administration
Position Summary

The department chair reports directly to the dean and has primary responsibility for providing leadership to and administering the department of Public and Nonprofit Administration.

Minimum Position Qualifications

The University of Memphis seeks a Chair for the Department of Public and Nonprofit Administration at the University of Memphis. Applicants must have a PhD in an appropriate discipline and an established research program that merits appointment as a tenured associate or full professor in the department, must demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence, and evidence strong interpersonal and administrative skills.

Special Conditions
Posting Date 11/10/2017
Closing Date 11/24/2017
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range Competitive
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications must be submitted electronically at https://workforum.memphis.edu. Interested applicants must submit a letter of application, a full curriculum vita, and email addresses of at least three professional reference providers. The letter of application should state the individual’s vision and goals for the department and address specific issues (e.g. What do you see as the internal and external roles of the department chair?
Candidates will make a brief presentation to departmental faculty and will meet with the selection committee and representatives of the administration.

Instructions to Applicant regarding references
Is this posting for UofM employees only? Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References List
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 1
  2. Other Document 2