Assistant Professor of Sports Management and Marketing
The Department of Management and Marketing at Carthage College seeks applications for an Assistant Professor of Management & Marketing contract faculty appointment to begin August 2021. Candidates must be committed to excellent teaching, working collegially with fellow faculty, to community engagement, and further, cultivate Sports Industry partnerships. Candidate must be able to create Sports Industry experiential learning opportunities for students in and out of the classroom. Involving students in sports scholarship experiences is desired. A Ph.D. or DBA or near completion with an emphasis in sports management from an AACSB-accredited program is required. Non-academic, Sports Industry experience is strongly desired but not required. Rank and salary will be determined based on qualifications and experience.
The successful candidate will: (a) teach graduate business courses in sports management; (b) lead or support teaching and/or supporting the following graduate courses: (i) Sports Sales; (ii) Sports Industry, Economics & Financial Analysis; (iii) Management & Leadership in Sports; (iv) Sports Marketing, Public Relations & Promotion; (v) Sports Media (Digital & Traditional); (vi) Sports Business & Player Analytics; and (vii) Esports. Additionally, the candidate will be expected to: (c) serve as an adviser for undergraduate and graduate majors; and (d) participate in service activities for the department, the division, the college, industry, and/or the community.
Founded in 1847, Carthage combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan, is home to 155 full-time faculty, 2600 full-time students, and 900 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skill, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send a cover letter outlining primary and secondary teaching areas, scholarly interests; curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; approach for creating an inclusive learning environment; and provide three names of reference as well as any other supporting documents. The application packet should be in a single PDF file and should be sent electronically to:
Director, Master of Science Programs
Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing Department
Kenosha, WI 53140-1994
For best consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2020
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.