Assistant or Associate Professor in Insurance, Legal Studies & Real Estate

Position ID: 43782
Location
Institution: 
University of Georgia
College/Div/School: 
Terry College of Business
Department: 
Insurance, Legal Studies, Real Estate
Branch Campus: 
Athens, Georgia
Position Description
PVA#: 
435
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 

 

Posting Details

 

Posting Number F0435P
Working Title Assistant or Associate Professor - OPEN RANK IN ILSRE
Department Terry College Insurance, Legal, Real Est
About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Posting Type External
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Employment Type Employee
Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible
Anticipated Start Date 08/01/2020
Job Posting Date 07/18/2019
Open until filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications received by September 20, 2019, are assured of consideration; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, a full vitae, and contact information for three references (including email addresses) to http://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/106535. The department will reach out to your references at the appropriate time in the process. No additional materials will be considered. Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered.

Location of Vacancy Athens Area
EEO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Position Details

 

Position Information

 

Classification Title Open Rank
Faculty Rank Open Rank
Tenure Status Tenure Track or Tenured
Minimum Qualifications

Juris doctorate or equivalent degree.

Position Summary

The Department of Insurance, Legal Studies and Real Estate in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia seeks qualified applicants for a full-time tenure-track or tenured position in Legal Studies at the Assistant or Associate level, with an anticipated employment start date of August 1, 2020. Participation in service activities appropriate to the rank is expected. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Additional Requirements

All candidates must hold a juris doctorate or equivalent degree. For appointment as an associate professor, a research record commensurate with rank and demonstrated excellence in teaching legal studies at the graduate and/or undergraduate level also are required. For information regarding the requirements for each faculty rank, please see the University of Georgia Guidelines for Appointment, Promotion & Tenure (https://provost.uga.edu/resources/documents/UGA_Guidelines_for_APT_4_2017_online.pdf) and the Promotion & Tenure guidelines for the Terry College of Business (https://provost.uga.edu/_resources/documents/Business2015.pdf). To be eligible for tenure on appointment, candidates must be appointed as an associate professor, have been tenured at a prior institution, and bring a demonstrably national reputation to the institution. Candidates must be approved for tenure upon appointment before hire.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

For appointment at the assistant professor rank, strong communication skills and demonstrated potential for excellent teaching and high quality research is preferred.

Does this position have financial responsibilities? No
Does this position require a P-Card? No
Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No
Is driving a responsibility of this position? No
Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Insurance/Risk Management
Real Estate
Legal Studies, General
Degree Levels: 
J.D.
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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