Cornell University, College of Business

Position ID:Cornell-College of Business-XHMCRTE2122 [#18540, WDR-00025654]
Position Title: Part-time Visiting Lecturer in Management Communication
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14850, United States [map]
Subject Area: Management / Communication
Appl Deadline:2022/03/22 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/04/28)
Position Description:    

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School of Hotel Administration

SC Johnson College of Business

Cornell University


Part-time Visiting Lecturer in Management Communication

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University invites applications from qualified individuals for a part-time visiting lecturer faculty position in Management Communication beginning July 2021. The position is in the School of Hotel Administration.

Job Description: The primary responsibility is teaching “Business Writing for Hospitality Professionals,” a first-year, core course that emphasizes written communication in professional contexts and includes an introduction to presentational speaking in business. The visiting lecturer will teach one to two sections of the course and hold regular, individual conferences to discuss students' papers and presentations. Being accessible to students is critical.

Job Qualifications:

  • Discipline-related master’s degree or Ph.D., preferably from a professional communication or rhetoric program
  • Experience teaching in a four-year, accredited college or university, preferably teaching multi-section courses
  • Experience and skill in teaching writing in professional contexts and willingness to teach both written and oral communication
  • Demonstrated experience and interest in collaborating with colleagues
  • Direct engagement with the business communication discipline—through, for example, presenting at business, technical, or professional communication conferences—is an advantage, as is business knowledge and experience

Starting Date: Fall 2021 Semester

Closing Date: The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately. The position will remain open until filled.

Required materials:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Curriculum vita
  3. Original course assignment
  4. One writing sample
  5. Diversity and inclusion statement
  6. Names and contact information of two references

About the School of Hotel Administration:

The School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University is the top-ranked hospitality management program worldwide, with undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D. programs. The School of Hotel Administration (SHA) has approximately 800 undergraduates and 60 graduate students. Founded in 1922, SHA is an AACSB accredited business school, with a resident faculty of 65 and over 10,000 alumni worldwide. Important resources available to faculty include extraordinary access to industry leaders, excellent research funding, the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR), and the cultural and intellectual resources of the Cornell University community. SHA is housed within the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, which includes SHA, the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, and the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. The college is one of the most comprehensive business schools in the country with 214 faculty and nearly 2,900 undergraduate, professional, and graduate students. The combination of these schools into the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business allows Cornell to achieve the full potential of its business programs by integrating Cornell business faculty and students at all levels and coordinating programmatic collaborations that span Cornell's campuses.

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business embraces diversity in all its forms. Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We're an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Cornell University actively seeks to meet the needs of dual-career couples with its Dual Career program, and is a member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium that assists with dual career searches.

Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's far-flung global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the new Cornell Tech campus on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
209 Dryden Road
Ithaca, NY 14850