Department of Management
Gatton College of Business
University of Kentucky
The Department of Management at the University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics seeks to fill two full-time, non-tenure eligible Lecturer positions beginning August 1, 2024. This is a nine-month assignment to initially span two academic years and is renewable. The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. in management (or related field) or a master's degree with 10 or more years of relevant industry experience. These lecturer positions involve teaching four courses per semester at the undergrad and/or master's level with additional opportunities to teach in our executive education programs. Course responsibilities could include, for example, organizational behavior, human resource management, leadership, strategic management, international business, or entrepreneurship. Depending on a candidate's experience and interests, the position may also involve other duties, such as curriculum-building, program management, and coaching students.
The Gatton College of Business and Economics values excellence in research and teaching and offers an outstanding environment for our students and faculty members to succeed. In addition to contributing to the fast-growing undergraduate programs, the Management Department also offers a newly launched Master of Science in Strategic Human Resource Management and Analytics and a strong doctoral program. The Department of Management is home to the LINKS Center for Social Network Analysis which attracts international researchers from a wide variety of disciplines. We seek capable, experienced, and enthusiastic new colleagues who can contribute to and enhance the Management Department's teaching mission.
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For full consideration, applicants should apply to BOTH positions online at:
Applications must include a letter of interest, a current resume, and the names and contact information for at least three references (used to solicit recommendation letters in advanced rounds of the search process). Applications will be reviewed immediately, but these positions will remain open until filled.
For additional information about the position, please contact Professor Walter Ferrier (email@example.com), chair of the Department of Management.
The Gatton College of Business and Economics is nearing its 100th anniversary. Over that time, we have been preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB, Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional business and economics degrees and certificates in both a face to face and online format. We are housed in a 220,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility where the college accommodates the fastest growing student enrollment on UK's campus, reaching nearly 5,000 students in Fall 2023. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky's citizens and people around the world. We are looking for professionals who embody the College's tagline of "Blue Means Business".
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients, and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. Please direct any questions to Shana Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Located in central Kentucky, Lexington (metro population about 500,000) is widely known as the "horse capital of the world" and is roughly an hour's drive from Louisville and Cincinnati. Lexington has a number of desirable amenities, vibrant dining and nightlife, and plenty of outdoor activities, and it is regularly cited as one of the top places to live in the US. Please consider joining our team.
Mikhail A. Wolfson, Ph.D.
Vernon Smith Fellow in Management
Gatton College of Business and Economics
550 South Limestone Lexington, KY 40506-0034