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Lecturer, Risk Management and Insurance

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Applications received by October 15, 2017, are assured of consideration; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, submit materials online at http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2617 . Required application materials include a letter of introduction and a full vita.

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Lecturer
Posting Number 2017_00431F
Posting Type
Official Title LECTURER
Working Title Lecturer, Risk Management and Insurance
Title Code 55000
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department INS/LEGAL STUD & REAL ESTATE
Salary Range
Job Summary

Faculty Position in Risk Management and Insurance
Terry College of Business
University of Georgia

The University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty position in risk management and insurance, at the Lecturer rank, beginning fall 2018, with a starting date of August 1, 2018. We seek individuals with a strong commitment to and competency for superior teaching. Participation in service activities with students and student organizations, as well as interaction with industry professionals is also expected.

Qualified candidates will hold a Ph.D. in insurance or a related field, or candidates with a masters’ degree and five or more years of business experience in insurance and risk management must document exceptional accomplishments in risk management and insurance or a related area and must be approved for a terminal degree exception before hire. Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also required. The position is renewable based on performance and promotion to Senior Lecturer is possible after six years of service. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Applications received by October 15, 2017, are assured of consideration; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, submit materials online at http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2617. Required application materials include a letter of introduction and a full vita.

The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well known for its quality of life with both outdoor and urban activities (www.georgia.gov). UGA (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea grant institution located approximately 60 miles northeast of Atlanta.

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, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualified candidates will hold a Ph.D. in insurance or a related field, or candidates with a masters’ degree and five or more years of business experience in insurance and risk management must document exceptional accomplishments in risk management and insurance or a related area and must be approved for a terminal degree exception before hire. Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also required. The position is renewable based on performance and promotion to Senior Lecturer is possible after six years of service. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Strong communication skills and the potential for excellent teaching are also required

Degree Level
Posting Date 08/03/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents