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Instructor of Event Management

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Position Details

Position Number 32569
Class Title Instructor of Event Management
Administrative Title No Administrative Function
Job Description

Develop and instruct various courses at the undergraduate level in the Bachelor of Science in Event Management degree program in one or more of the following event management specialized areas: the event industry; event promotion; event services; event sales; event management; event technology; catering sales management; hospitality and event risk management; meeting management; exhibit and trade show operations; entertainment arts and events; fairs and festivals; international events; advanced trade show management; and/or club event operations. The selected candidate will also be expected to participate in university, college and department committees, and maintain liaisons with appropriate professional groups and industry partners.

Position Minimum Qualifications

An earned master’s degree from an accredited institution at the time of appointment, with at least one degree in the area of hospitality/tourism management, event management, marketing, education, or a related field, and professional industry experience in the area of hospitality/tourism management, marketing, event management or related field.


Management level experience in the hospitality, tourism, or meetings and events industry.

Special Conditions
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Additional Application Materials Required

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, In addition to completing the online application, candidates must upload a letter of interest, a complete CV, and a list of at least three professional references that includes contact information (email address and phone number).

Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

Screening will begin in October 2017 for this position and will continue until the position is filled. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information please contact:
Bob Opdahl, Human Resources Manager Rosen College of Hospitality Management
University of Central Florida
9907 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 903-8032 (voice)
(407) 903-8202 (fax)

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 701125
Job Open Date 09/29/2017
Job Close Date
Open until filled Yes
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area Rosen College of Hospitality Management (CHM)
Department CHM-Tourism, Events and Attractions
Annual Salary Negotiable
Type of Appointment Regular
Job Category Faculty
Work Location Orlando (Main)
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Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc 1
  4. Other Doc 2
  5. Other Doc 3
  6. Other Doc 4
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  9. Other Doc 7