Business Faculty Positions

Mount Mercy University is a Catholic, coeducational University founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1928, enrolling 1800+ students. The University offers a variety of liberal arts, professional, accelerated, and graduate degree programs on our picturesque campus overlooking the city of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Mount Mercy University offers a wide range of thriving programs in Business fields, with several recent and planned initiatives anticipated to spur further growth. A search is now open for two full-time faculty members to join the Business Department. Responsibilities include teaching a variety of business courses which may include the capstone senior seminar course, management, marketing, sports management/marketing, or other courses aligned with departmental need and candidate expertise.

The candidates filling these continuing contract positions also have the potential to develop courses in new or potential majors such as entrepreneurship or sales science, as well as to contribute to departmental offerings serving adult-oriented populations (online, accelerated, or graduate). Other responsibilities typically include student advising and committee work or other forms of University service. Successful candidates must have a Master’s degree in business and suitable teaching and/or business experience. A PhD in a business field is preferred and would be required for a tenure track faculty position.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a willingness to support Mount Mercy’s mission as a Catholic university providing student-focused education in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Mount Mercy University welcomes those of different faiths and is committed to excellence in education and community service.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, summary of teaching experience, and the names and contact information for four references. Submissions must be emailed as Microsoft Word or PDF attachments to: with the subject line, “Business Department Faculty.” Only application materials emailed to this address will be considered. Application materials submitted on paper will not be reviewed. The review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Mount Mercy University is an equal opportunity employer and a smoke free environment.