Teaches courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
This career is part of the Education and Training cluster Teaching and Training pathway.
A person in this career:
- Evaluates and grades students' class work, assignments, and papers.
- Prepares and delivers lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as financial accounting, principles of marketing, and operations management.
- Initiates, facilitates, and moderates classroom discussions.
- Prepares course materials, such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
- Keeps abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional organizations and conferences.
- Compiles, administers, and grades examinations, or assigns this work to others.
- Maintains student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
- Plans, evaluates, and revises curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction.
- Maintains regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.
- Conducts research in a particular field of knowledge and publishes findings in professional journals, books, or electronic media.