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[SA-LAW] - Finance: Assistant/Associate Professor Of Business Law

Position Information

Instructional Faculty


Contact Person:
Dr. Joseph Farhat

Job Description

Central Connecticut State University invites applications for a full-time, one year non-tenure-track position in Business Law at the Assistant/Associate Professor level to begin in the Fall of 2017.  The successful candidate will teach undergraduate Business Law courses and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship.  Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.  The teaching load is four sections per semester.

Required Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate or a terminal degree in a related business field with at least 18 graduate semester hours in law
  • Five (5) years related corporate/business work experience
  • Demonstrated excellence in field
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience at University or university level
  • Have an ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning
  • Ability to produce research and publish in discipline-related areas

The University: CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. Our motto welcomes everyone to “See Yourself @ CCSU”. CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates with a richly diverse population: more than 30 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Art and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application & Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by July 15, 2017.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience.

To apply, submit the following application information via email to Dr. Joseph Farhat at

  • Cover sheet (Click here to download )
  • Letter of interest addressing your qualifications for the position
  • A resume
  • Three current professional references with addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers

Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., SSN, DOB, marital status) from any documents submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer