Assistant Professor of Business

Mount Mercy University is a Catholic, coeducational University founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1928 enrolling nearly 1900 students on our picturesque campus overlooking the city of Cedar Rapids. The University offers a variety of liberal arts, professional, accelerated, online, and graduate degree programs.

Mount Mercy University seeks to fill a faculty position to join a strong, forward-looking Business Department beginning Fall 2020.  Successful candidates will have a commitment to student outcomes, program vitality, and key faculty roles. Contributing actively to new initiatives is expected, including curriculum development and partnerships with local organizations.

Appointment as Assistant Professor is anticipated, with rank and tenure track status to be determined based on candidate qualifications. Master’s degree in Management or MBA is required; doctoral degree in Management is preferred. Candidates possessing a law degree will also be given consideration. Successful university level teaching experience is required, with traditional, adult, or online teaching desirable. Candidates with teaching experience in the field of marketing is preferred, the fields of management, human resources, finance and accounting, business law, or sports management will be considered.

Successful candidates must also demonstrate a willingness to support Mount Mercy’s mission providing student-focused education in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Mount Mercy University welcomes those of all backgrounds and is committed to excellence in education, social justice, and community service.

Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should submit (a) a letter of application, (b) a curriculum vitae, (c) contact information for three professional references. Submissions should be emailed as Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat attachments to: with the subject line, “Business Department.” Only application materials emailed to this address will be considered. Application materials submitted on paper will not be reviewed.

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