Assistant Professor of Practice (50% FTE) (Business Law)
Department of Finance
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Description of Position: Finance Department, Assistant Professor of Practice. This is a term, non-tenure-track appointment. The area of specialization is business law. This position is renewable based on performance, department need and budget availability.

Qualifications: Applicants must hold Juris Doctor and be licensed to practice law in Illinois. College-level teaching experience by the effective date of employment is preferred.

Duties: The selected individual will teach two of the three following undergraduate courses in the spring semester and fall semester offered by the Department of Finance: The Legal and Social/Environment of Business (FIN 270), Business Law I (FIN 280), and Business Law II (FIN 380), beginning in the Fall 2019 semester. No service activity is expected.

Effective Date of Employment: August 16, 2019.

General Information: The Southern Illinois University Carbondale College of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB, visit the website at http://www.aacsb.edu) at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. We have approximately 1,000 undergraduate and 150 graduate students. We offer Bachelor of Science undergraduate academic degree programs in our departments of Management, Finance, Marketing and the School of Accountancy. We offer graduate academic degrees in Master of Business Administration, Master of Accountancy, and a Ph.D. in Business Administration. Please visit our website at http://www.business.siu.edu. Degree programs are offered on a full-time, residential basis and online undergraduate and master's programs. The University is located in Carbondale, Illinois, approximately one hundred miles southeast of St. Louis, Missouri. We have an average enrollment of approximately 14,000 students.

Application Deadline: January 31, 2019, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Complete application packets must include a letter of application, evidence of university-level teaching experience (if applicable), resume, and contact information for three references. Please submit a complete application packet by email to finsearch@business.siu.edu, or by post mail to:

Chair, Search Committee, COB-177
Department of Finance, Mail Code 4626
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1025 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.