Lehigh University, Decision and Technology Analytics

Position ID:Lehigh-DATA-TTAPBIS [#22812, Assist Prof Ad 23-BU-DATA-1]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Business Information Systems
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Information Technology & Systems / Business Analytics
Starting Date:2023/08/15
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/09/16, finished 2023/03/15, listed until 2023/03/16)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Lehigh University Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Business Information Systems

The College of Business at Lehigh University invites applications for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor in Business Information Systems in the Department of Decision and Technology Analytics (DATA), starting in Fall 2023. A PhD in Information Systems (IS) or a related area is required. Successful candidates will be expected to publish in top IS journals and teach IS and analytics courses.

The DATA department has nine tenured or tenure-track faculty members and four Professors of Practice in IS and supply chain management (SCM). The successful candidate will be joining faculty in the department who publish in top-ranked journals in both IS and SCM fields. The department offers majors and minors in business information systems, supply chain management, and business analytics, as well as a certificate in business analytics (jointly with the Department of Marketing), all of which have been fast growing. The department also supports numerous undergraduate core courses and graduate programs (e.g., MBA and MS in Business Analytics), and the Center for Supply Chain Research at Lehigh, which fosters industry support and research on supply chain management.

Review of applications will begin on October 25 and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, application materials should be received on-line at (link at AcademicJobsOnline). Candidates should provide a research statement, a teaching statement, teaching evaluations, a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and a cover letter. Any inquiries regarding this search should be directed to Prof. David Zhang, Chair of the Search Committee at (daz215@lehigh.edu).

Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation's highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia.

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Lehigh University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse academic community and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to this mission. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering http://www.lehigh.edu/luadvance/ and is among institutions of higher education recognized for excellence in diversity with the INSIGHT into Diversity HEED Award. Additional information about Lehigh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is available at https://diversityandinclusion.lehigh.edu/. Lehigh University provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including domestic partner benefits. More information about Work/Life Balance for Faculty can be found at: https://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html Lehigh University supports dual career efforts for following spouses/partners of newly hired faculty. Learn more about Dual Career Assistance at: https://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/dualcareer.html.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
email address
Department of Decision and Technology Analytics
College of Business
Lehigh University
621 Taylor Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015