School of Applied Sciences Özyeğin University, Istanbul, Turkey
Özyeğin University, School of Applied Sciences invites applicants for faculty member positions for all ranks in the areas of;
1. Economics/Statistics (Ph.D.) and, 2. Food and Beverage Management(Ph.D.) or, other closely related disciplines starting in Fall and/or Spring 2016.
Applicants must have a strong commitment to teach of undergraduate level, to conduct theoretical as well as applied research and to develop and maintain active collaboration with the industry. All applicants must demonstrate good research potential as well as strong interest and ability in undergraduate teaching.
Özyeğin University was officially founded as a private not-for-profit university on May 18, 2007 with the mission of contributing to social development by producing creative, original and applicable knowledge through its modern education system, its innovative structure integrated with life and its academic programs focused on serving the service sector. Özyeğin University aims to be a “Third Generation University” that facilities the transformation of knowledge to value. It is ranked 7th among all universities in the Turkey’s Most Entrepreneurial and Innovative Universities Index. Özyeğin University has already built a strong academic environment with distinguished faculty members, as over 60% of the Özyeğin University faculty have graduated from top 100 universities around the world, while 85% come from the global top 200 universities. Özyeğin University moved to its Çekmeköy Campus in September 2011 and since then the total area of its facilities reached over 136,000 m2. The School of Applied Sciences include 3.600 m2 a state of the art “Center of Excellence” consisting of multiple kitchens, sample hotel rooms for training, a restaurant, a banquet room, a tasting laboratory and a lobby area.
The School of Applied Sciences currently offers undergraduate (B.Sc.) degrees in Hotel Management and Gastronomy and Culinary Arts in English. A graduate degree program is planned for the future.
Candidates should submit a cover letter, together with their CV, teaching and research statements, up to five representative publications and complete contact information of at least three professional references. Please direct questions and submit applications by e-mail to the Director of the School of Applied Sciences, Mr. Teoman Alemdar (firstname.lastname@example.org +90 216 564 9335.
Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.