Position Title

Assistant Professor Term


University of Louisville

Position Start Date

August 1, 2019

Salary Range


Job Description

The Department of Management at the University of Louisville seeks qualified applicants for a teaching-intensive faculty position (non-tenure track) in business communication to begin August 1, 2019. The teaching load is 4/4. The successful candidate will be an effective and innovative teacher responsible for teaching undergraduate business communication courses, with an emphasis on writing skills. There may be opportunities to teach MBA courses in managerial presentations and/or MSBA courses in data visualization depending upon expertise and interest. The individual also will participate in ongoing curriculum development and assessment for the College of Business’s business communication program and may create and deliver executive education programs in the candidate’s area(s) of expertise. The successful candidate will be expected to take an active role in shaping the future of the program. 

Louisville is a vibrant city with a population of over one million that offers a relatively low cost of living as well as a variety of housing options. It is home to historic Churchill Downs, site of the Kentucky Derby. The city also boasts a thriving cultural and arts scene, one of the highest number of restaurants per capita in the U.S., and a world-class public park system. 

Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Louisville is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, pregnancy, or veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact the Employment team at employ.edu or 502.852.6258.

Academic Qualifications

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in business communication, professional communication, composition, or a related field.

Experience Requirements

Candidates must have a record of success teaching business communication or similar courses at the university level; and have a genuine interest in and knowledge of business as evidenced by professional work history, academic coursework, and/or research. The applicant’s ability to develop and teach online courses will be a consideration.

Application Deadline

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Process

Candidates must apply online at: http://louisville.edu/jobs The Job ID # is 35881. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., summary teaching evaluations, teaching philosophy, etc.), and contact information for three professional references as a single document (PDF) with the online application.

Mailing Address

University of Louisville, College of Business, Louisville, KY 40292

Contact Information

For additional information contact Dr. Jenna Haugen, Assistant Professor and Search Committee Chair, College of Business (voice: 502-852-2837, email: jenna.haugen@louisville.edu).