Public Policy Administration Program

Position Announcement Assistant Professor, Nonprofit Management

 

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST. LOUIS

Nonprofit Management & Leadership

The University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level with expertise in the area of Nonprofit Management.  We are open to secondary areas of interest including, but not limited to, public policy, public administration, museum studies, history, political science, or economics. We seek an active scholar committed to research and publication as well as high quality teaching.

The person filling this position will have a joint appointment in Public Policy Administration (PPA) and in a department within the College of Arts and Sciences, depending on the individual’s disciplinary background. Public Policy Administration is a hybrid program with courses in both public policy and public administration and offers a Master’s degree with an emphasis in nonprofit management as well as a graduate certificate in nonprofit management and leadership. PPA is an interdisciplinary program and all of its faculty members hold joint appointments with other academic units.  PPA is accredited by NASPAA. Additional information about Public Policy Administration is available at www.umsl.edu/divisions/graduate/ppa/. You can learn more about UMSL at www.umsl.edu.

We seek applicants who can teach courses in nonprofit management; other courses will depend on secondary field of interest. Applicants should have their Ph.D. in Nonprofit Management or a related field by the date of the appointment, August 15, 2015. Applicants must apply online at www.umsl.jobs and look for job # 14103. Please upload your cover letter, vitae, research statement, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. You should have three letters of recommendation sent to Ms. Jeri Albl at albl@umsl.edu. Active screening of applicants begins on October 6, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  The University of Missouri-St. Louis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women, individuals with disabilities, and minority applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.