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The Office of Academic Affairs at Lane College is seeking permanent faculty members for non-tenure track positions.

Vacancies are available in the following areas:

  • Business
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Education

Assistant Professor of Business (concentration in Finance)

The Division of Business, Social, & Behavioral Sciences is seeking a permanent faculty member in Business. The successful candidate will have an academic background in business with a concentration in finance.

Core responsibilities

Teaching 12-15 credit hours and academic advising.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate in Business Administration is preferred. Candidates with a MBA and 18 credit hours in Finance will also be considered.

Recommended Qualifications

The successful candidate should have experience in at least three of the following courses: principles of investment, financial institutions and markets, financial management, financial asset management, banking management, international corporate finance, and financial planning applications.


Assistant Professor in Physical Education (Exercise Science)

Core responsibilities

Teaching 12-15 credit hours and academic advising.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Physical Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Human Performance or the equivalent in the area of Physical Education. Candidates with a MA and 18 credit hours in one of the above-related areas will also be considered.

Recommended Qualifications

The most successful candidate should be prepared to teach the following courses:

Physiology of Exercise, Motor Learning, Kinesiology, Nutrition, and a variety of physical education activities. Swimming Instructor Certification, collegiate and K-12 teaching experience, and Membership in National Organizations (NSCA, ACSM, ACE, SHAPE America) are also strongly recommended.


Professor of Mathematics

Core responsibilities

Teaching 12-15 credit hours and academic advising.

Required Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications include a MA or MS degree in Mathematics, with at least 18 graduate hours in the discipline; PhD preferred.

Recommended Qualifications

The most successful candidate should have be prepared to teach the following courses:
Algebra I&II, Discrete Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, Calculus, Geometry, Linear Algebra, and Trigonometry. Collegiate teaching experience is strongly recommended.


Lane College is a Charter Member of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF). To apply, please submit the following: letter of application; curriculum vitae; contact information for three professional references; and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies acceptable with application).

Electronic applications are preferred and should be sent to:

Dr. Michelle Curtain
Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
Lane College
545 Lane Avenue
Jackson, Tennessee 38301
E-mail: vpaa@lanecollege.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Last updated: December 16, 2014

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