OPEN RANK PROFESSOR (TENURE TRACK)
(ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE, OR FULL PROFESSOR)
SCHOOL OF LABOR AND EMPLOMENT RELATIONS
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Illinois is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. We serve the state, the nation, and the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and addressing critical societal needs through the transfer and application of knowledge. Illinois is the place where we embrace difference. We embrace it because we value it. Illinois is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the Illinois community.
SHORT DESCRIPTION SUMMARIZING POSITION FUNCTIONS
The School of Labor and Employment Relations invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Employment/Industrial Relations at either the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor (with tenure) or Full Professor (with tenure) level. We are generally interested in candidates who have teaching and research interests in industrial relations, employment relations, employment policy, or other areas where organizations, unions, and workplace institutions are a major research interest. This is a full-time tenure-track position that combines research with teaching in the School’s master’s and PhD programs in human resources and employment relations. The School is a multi-disciplinary academic unit that concentrates on research and teaching in the HR-ER fields. For more information, please see our website at http://www.ler.illinois.edu/.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Conduct original, high quality scholarly research for publication in leading academic journals
• Teach in the School’s master’s and PhD programs
• Participate on School-wide service committees
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Industrial Relations, Management, Human Resource Management, or a related social science field or professional area of study (e.g., JD); however, ABDs who demonstrate strong potential for conducting exemplary research and teaching and anticipate Ph.D. completion no later than August 2019 will be considered.
Advanced Degree (PhD)
SALARY: Salary will be commensurate with experience and rank
APPOINTMENT STATUS: Regular, 100% time, tenure-track faculty appointment (assistant, associate, or full professor)
PROPOSED STARTING DATE: Proposed starting date is August 16, 2019
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Please create your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your statement of interest, vitae, a writing sample, and the identity of three professional references (name, institution, email address and phone number) by September 30, 2018. Interviews may be conducted before the closing date, although no hiring decisions will be made until after the search has closed.
For further information regarding application procedures, you may contact Associate Professor Ryan Lamare by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 217-244-6241. You may also visit http://www.ler.illinois.edu for additional information.
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