Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


The Hampton University Department of Management invites nominations for a faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 2021. 

Founded in 1868, Hampton University is a leading historically black university (HBCU) located on the Virginia Peninsula in the City of Hampton.  It is a privately endowed, co-educational, nonsectarian institution. The Department of Management provides studies in broad-based management education, allowing flexibility in varied management level careers. Students understanding of management as both an art and science, together with managerial skills essential for positions of leadership is developed. The management major promotes a generalist interdisciplinary approach that prepares students to work in any business organization.

Duties and Responsibilities

The faculty member will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Teach undergraduate Management and Management Information Systems courses
  • Provide instruction based on course description, and outlines, and course schedules
  • Provide and maintain a learning environment that emphasizes, encourages sound discussions and critical thinking
  • Discuss current topics
  • Maintain academic standards and professional ethics
  • Evaluate students’ academic progress and grade students’ work
  • Meet regularly with students and facilitate the learning process when needed
  • Maintain accurate academic records
  • Provide academic advisement
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Chairperson or Dean.


All candidates should have earned a Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from an accredited university with a minimum of three years of college-level teaching.  Work experience will also be considered.


How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.  Applicants should submit a Hampton University Application for Employment for faculty, a letter outlining the candidate’s commitment to teaching, professional and scholarly work; a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation on company letterhead.  Applications may be submitted electronically to phyllis.lightfoot@hamptonu.edu or mailed to: 

J. T. George School of Business

Department of Management

114 Buckman Hall

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668 

(757) 727-5447


*Hampton University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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