Apr 14


Position:  Assistant Professor of Business

Department:  Business, CIS, and HRM

Position Type:  Faculty

Reports to:  Department Chair

[Position Description]


The Assistant Professor of Business teaches twelve credit hours of courses per semester to serve both day and evening students. This faculty member serves on a faculty committee, acts as an academic advisor to undergraduates majoring in Business, and fulfills other responsibilities assigned by the President, the Vice President of Academic Affairs, the Special Assistant to the President, and the Business and Computer Information Systems Department Chairperson.  The assistant professor of Business is an active scholar purposefully engaged in research, presentation, and publication.



Marygrove College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Business to begin in September,  2014. Candidates should have expertise in accounting and finance.  An MBA degree and CPA certification is required. Normal teaching load: twelve credit hours per semester during the day and evening. We seek an energetic teacher experienced with online and multimedia methodologies, an active scholar, and a dependable colleague who will participate enthusiastically in departmental programs and activities. Departmental life includes student advising, sponsorship of an annual lecture series and student-oriented activities and organizations.  Applicants must possess excellent communication skills, and have the ability to work well with students, faculty, and staff. 

We seek individuals who have interest in urban subjects and community engagement.  Additionally, Marygrove is dedicated to educating students for leadership in urban communities and business settings. To apply, applicants must submit:  1) an application letter which includes teaching philosophy and research interests; 2) a vitae; 3) unofficial transcript(s); 4) three (3) letters of recommendation.  All application materials should be sent to Human Resources, Marygrove College, 8425 West McNichols Road, Detroit, MI 48221, or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  To ensure a full review, please indicate the position of interest in the subject line of your application materials.  Review of applications will begin on April 15, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.

Marygrove College is committed to achieving a faculty and staff that is reflective of its diverse student body, and welcomes and encourages application from members of communities historically underrepresented in higher education.    


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