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Chair of Global Business

ANNOUNCEMENT OF FACULTY POSITION OPENING

POSITION: Chair of Global Business
DEPARTMENT: Business Administration and Accounting, College of Arts and Sciences
APPOINTMENT RANK: Three-year renewable term faculty position.
DATE AVAILABLE: Start date is open, but should be no earlier than January 2013, and no later than September 2013.
POSTING DATE: August 17, 2012
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of application materials begins August, 2012. The position will remain open until filled.

The Department of Business Administration and Accounting, in the College of Arts and Sciences, seeks an endowed Chair of Global Business to support its nationally recognized undergraduate Global Business degree program. This is a three year renewable, term faculty appointment and a new position. The ideal candidate will have extensive practical experience in international business. The Global Business program focuses on developing writing, management, language and decision-making skills necessary for a graduate to excel in a highly competitive global environment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should possess an M.A., MBA, J.D., or Ph.D. in relevant fields. Extensive business experience in residential overseas environments preferred. The ideal candidate should demonstrate effective management responsibilities in other cultures. Teaching duties include six class sections, each year, including the department capstone in Business Policy and Strategy and other international courses. The successful candidate will demonstrate the abilities, and be expected, to develop significant external connections for our students, affording opportunities for internships, guest speakers, case studies and employment opportunities.

The University is located sixty miles east of downtown Los Angeles, in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino mountains, one hour from ski resorts, one hour from the coast and 45 minutes from Palm Springs. Light rail into downtown Los Angeles and coastal areas is available nearby.

TO APPLY: Applicants should send (1) a letter addressing their professional accomplishments, their perspectives on effective business management in cross cultural settings, and their demonstrated success with teaching or mentoring., (2) a professional writing sample and a major speech, (if available), (3) a resume and (4) three letters of reference. Send materials via email to: jack_osborn@redlands.edu or mail to:

Professor Jack Osborn
Chair Global Business Search
Department of Business and Accounting
University of Redlands
PO Box 3080
Redlands CA 92373-0999

Final candidates will be required to provide original documents. In compliance with The Americans with Disabilities Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call 909/748-8040.

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How large is the main campus?
160 acres

The campus of the University of Redlands covers 160 acres.