Position Summary: Tougaloo College—a private four-year co-educational institution in
Jackson, Mississippi—invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant
or Associate Professor level in Business Administration in the Fall 2021 semester. The
faculty position is in the department of Economics that houses the major in Economics
with emphases in Business Administration and Accounting. The selected applicant will
be tasked with 1) teaching the full range of courses in the Business sequence, 2) advising
students in the major and supervising research, including senior thesis, 3) working with
department/division faculty on the design and the development of the curriculum, and
4) serving on campus committees.
Experience/Qualifications: Candidates should have a doctoral degree in Business
Administration. Teaching experience at a community college, four-year college, or
university is preferred. The candidate should possess excellent interpersonal and
leadership skills and have a strong command in quantitative analysis. Grant writing
experience will be an asset. Ability to work collaboratively and collegially with faculty
and community organizations is also essential.
Application materials: Cover letter, current curriculum vita, copies of transcript, samples
of syllabi of two courses taught, evidence of teaching excellence, statement of teaching
philosophy, and three letters of reference that address teaching ability. An official
transcript is required during the interview process.
Date of Position Opening: March 22, 2021
Application Deadline: May 15, 2021 (Review of applications will begin immediately)
Salary: Commensurate with background and experience
Email Documents to: TougalooCareers@tougaloo.edu
Mail Documents to: Tougaloo College
Attention: Director of Human Resources
500 West County Line Road
Tougaloo, MS 39174
ALL APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX,
NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, MARITAL OR VETERAN STATUS; MEDICAL CONDITION, DISABILITY; OR ANY
OTHER LEGALLY PROTECTED STATUS.