Purdue University's School of Hospitality & Tourism Management (HTM) is seeking a tenure track Assistant Professor, to teach courses in event and meeting management, beginning in August 2020. Applicants must be committed to excellence in teaching, research, discovery, and service to the hospitality and tourism industries. In addition, the successful candidate is expected to engage in scholarly endeavors that include grant writing, advising students, participating on various committees and pursuing external funding.
Applicants must have meaningful management experience in the hospitality or tourism industries related to Event and Meeting Management. A PhD in hospitality and tourism management or related area is required.
The School of HTM is an integral part of the College of Health and Human Sciences, with a Program ranked among the best in the United States. Purdue HTM is situated in the heart of the main campus in West Lafayette, Indiana.
The University has more than 47,000 students and is located in a prosperous county of about 150,000 people. Purdue University is about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis and 120 miles southeast of Chicago. Please access the following Web sites for more information:
Purdue University: http://www.purdue.edu/
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Purdue University's School of Hospitality and Tourism Management is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including discovery, instruction and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interest or activities and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
Screening of applicants will begin December 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment in this position. For additional information, contact Dr. Annmarie Nicely, Chairperson of Search Committee via email at email@example.com
Purdue University is EEO/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.