Faculty, International Business/International Trade, Faculty of Management
This is a new position.
Royal Roads University invites your interest in a Faculty role within our School of Business, Faculty of Management. Your primary responsibilities will be to instruct and conduct research in applied approaches to the practice of management, with an area of expertise in International Business/International Trade, playing a key role in the delivery of both graduate and undergraduate programs.
Located on one of Canada’s most beautiful campuses just outside Victoria, British Columbia, Royal Roads is the only public university in Canada focused exclusively on the needs of working professionals. At Royal Roads we are committed to providing an exceptional learning environment for our students. Our innovative programs, anchored with an applied relevance, are delivered through either traditional Face-to-face, On-line or Blended Learning, a combination of enriched web-based learning and short on-campus residencies.
If you’re passionate about helping others achieve their academic pursuits, enjoy working within a highly entrepreneurial, collaborative and team based teaching environment, possess well developed interpersonal communication skills and relationship building abilities then we definitely want to hear from you!
To be considered, candidates will possess:
- Doctoral degree completed or near completion
- Minimum of 7 – 10 years experience in the international business or international trade community
- Ability to develop networks of high-level contacts in the corporate sector
- Demonstrated teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels (using the principles of adult learning and applied learning) in both Face-to-face and On-line environments with both domestic and international students
- Experience in curriculum design and development
- Ability to work within an interdisciplinary outcomes-based curriculum
- Proven track record in research with an emphasis on practical application
In addition to a collegial learning community, RRU offers a comprehensive compensation package to core faculty, with a starting salary and academic rank based on qualifications and experience. This is an initial five-year probationary appointment with the possibility of conversion into a continuing appointment, subject to performance and program needs.
To apply please forward your cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching philosophy (preferably in electronic format) to:
Human Resources - Career Opportunities
Royal Roads University
2005 Sooke Road
Fax: (250) 391-2570
Tel: (250) 391-2511
The competition will begin on May 7, 2012 and will close on July 2, 2012, however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found.
While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates chosen for further consideration will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to provide the names and contact information for three referees, and to arrange for the forwarding of degree transcripts directly from the granting institutions.
RRU is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.