The university seeks an entrepreneurial and innovative graduate faculty member who will advance its experiential learning model that meets current and emerging industry needs while developing leaders who are prepared to create and sustain success in a changing global environment. The successful transition of the Department of Business Management to the Briner School of Business, recently launched in 2015, is a top priority as Greenville College transitions to Greenville University this year. The selected candidate will have an exceptional opportunity to build a lasting legacy of excellence and innovation in business education through a recently launched, international focused face to face program and existing online Master’s platforms.
Reporting to the Chair of Graduate Management Programs, the new faculty member will be expected to assume teaching responsibilities in the Master of Science in Management and Master in Business Administration programs. This position involves teaching responsibilities in the graduate area of business studies with a focus on management as well as areas including, but not limited to: business statistics, international business, business strategy, principles of marketing, business analysis, managerial ethics, project management, entrepreneurship and global business management. Other duties may include developing or amending program curriculum, assessment of learning outcomes. Additional responsibilities normally expected of a full-time faculty member include committee work; advising students; regular participation in efforts of recruitment, retention, and other duties as assigned by the School of Business Dean or Vice President for Academic Affairs.
We are seeking a potential colleague who:
- Is dedicated to graduate level teaching.
- Is committed to serve as a role model for students within an academic community with a distinctively Christian mission.
- Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to liberal arts education.
- Has an active and vibrant Christian faith.
- Holds an earned doctorate (Ph.D., DBA.) in Management, Business Administration, or related field.
- Has a record of excellent teaching.
- Has a willingness to work with residential and online students.
- Demonstrates a cooperative, collegial spirit.
- Has experience developing and teaching online and residential Master’s level courses.
The Briner School of Business and Greenville College
Greenville College, soon to be Greenville University, has a growing Business School with a commitment to experiential learning, faith integration and internationalization and is one of the largest departments on campus. Greenville College has approximately 1600 students and is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people.
Well respected in the business community, as referenced on our website at the following two links: Experience First Article 1 and Experience First Article 2, the Briner School of Business prepares all of its graduates to integrate knowledge, learn lifelong skills, and develop an enduring personal value system that enhances their ability to succeed in their life and career. An emphasis is placed on entrepreneurial spirit, active learning, and global awareness. The Briner School of Business seeks to expand its community business outreach through effective graduate level programming identified as “Signature Learning Experience” embedded in the MBA curriculum.
The mission statement of the School states, “The Briner School of Business educates and empowers students to effectively impact the world by confidently carrying their faith and knowledge into the marketplace so that culture experiences the difference.”
The scale for determining compensation is based on academic preparation and years of relevant experience. A generous benefits package includes healthcare coverage, retirement contributions, disability insurance, and a tuition waiver for dependents at Greenville College and a tuition exchange program with 75+ other Christian colleges.
HOW TO APPLY:
A complete application will include: (1) a letter of application, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) statement of philosophy of Christian higher education, (4) statement of personal faith journey and commitment, (5) letters from three professional references, and (6) official transcripts. Electronic submissions are welcome. Address applications to:
Dr. Edwin Estevez, COO and Provost
Greenville College, 315 East College Avenue Greenville, IL 62246
Office: (618) 664-7020 Fax: (618) 664-6841
It is the policy of Greenville College not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race or gender in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies. Greenville College is committed to an environment of cultural and ethnic diversity; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.