Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Applied Business and Accounting - UAF Community and Technical College

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  • Job Number:524378
  • Classification:Assistant Professor (F9)
  • Grade:UNAC Grade 30
  • Work type:Faculty Full-time, On Campus
  • Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • School/Business unit:UAF Community and Technical College
  • Location:Fairbanks
  • Categories: Business/Accounting/Finance, Education/Instructional

Position Summary:

UAF Community & Technical College is seeking a Tenure Track Assistant Professor for our vibrant, innovative, and growing Applied Business and Accounting program. This is a 9 month (full-time), tenure track faculty position complete with a competitive UA employee benefits package. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a successful candidate is identified. Review of application materials will begin immediately. Search and selection procedures will be closed when a sufficient and viable number of qualified candidates have been identified. Apply today!


100Teach a variety of applied business and accounting courses over the academic year to a diverse population of degree and non-degree seeking students. Teaching assignments may include online, day, evening or weekend classes. Occasional travel may be required. Additional duties may include academic advising, program development, grant writing, text evaluation, course revision, curriculum improvement, development and teaching of classroom and web-based courses, community service, and involvement on advisory committees, faculty governance, and search committees.Essential
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Candidates will be evaluated on suitability of their academic preparation, past teaching experience, potential for providing high quality instruction to undergraduate students and ability to work as a team player.

The following knowledge, skills and abilities are required:
-Successful teaching experience in at least two of the following subject areas: Accounting, Finance, Tourism, Human Resources, International Business, Marketing, Management, as well as computer software applications.
-Demonstrated entrepreneurship and/or practical business experience.
-Demonstrated human relations and team building skills.
-Demonstrated communication and presentation skills.
-Experience with diverse cultures and learning styles.
-Experience developing or delivering courses via the internet or other distance delivery medium.
Preferred Experience:
At least 2 years teaching experience.
Required Education or Training:

Associate's degree in a business or related field, with the ability to earn a Bachelor's within one year of hire is required.

Master's degree in business administration or related field and any appropriate professional licenses (e.g. CPA, SPHR, etc.) PREFERRED.

Salary Information:

This is a full-time, 9-month, faculty staff position complete with both a competitive salary and full employee benefits package

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To complete your application please attach the following:
- Resume or Vitae
- Cover letter discussing experience and qualifications
- Three references, including name, email address and contact phone number to include at least reference from a current or past supervisor
- Statement of Philosophy of Teaching

Finalists for this position MAY be required to present a 1 hour lecture from the course syllabus presented during the recruitment process.

You may attach supplemental documents as additional information to support your application.  (Providing proof of education and/or professional licenses is encouraged.)

*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.  Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not eligible.

UAF Community & Technical College serves the community college mission of UAF in the greater Fairbanks area. UAF CTC's core purpose is community driven education focusing on workforce development, academic preparation, and lifelong learning.

UAF CTC offers 40+ associate degrees, certificates, and occupational endorsements at 5 instructional locations throughout Fairbanks and the Tanana Valley of Interior Alaska. UAF CTC is responsive to local and regional vocational and technical training needs, and focuses on workforce development to meet the needs of the region and the state. UAF CTC's programs also provide students with the academic framework to help them achieve their higher education goals, whether it is to complete an associate of arts degree or transfer to a baccalaureate program.

In addition, UAF CTC provides career training and development opportunities through workforce development and professional development programs. Staff and faculty have forged close ties with businesses and local agencies, enhancing instruction and increasing job placements.

UAF CTC employs a diverse population of approximately 35 full-time faculty and 200 adjunct faculty who are represented by two unions and a staff of about 35. Approximately 3000 students attend UAF CTC. They are culturally diverse and include many non-traditional students and students from the military community.      

This position is represented by United Academics-AAUP/AFT (UNAC). http://www.unitedacademics.net/

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dianna James, UAF CTC HR Manager, at drjames3@alaska.edu or 907-455-2863.

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