Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lally School of Management

Position ID:Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute-Lally School of Management-ETHICS [#24022, 493592]
Position Title: Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Ethics in Emerging Technologies
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Troy, New York 12180, United States
Subject Areas: Ethics / Corporate Social Responsibility, Behavioral Ethics, Cyber or Internet Ethics
Appl Deadline: (accepting applications posted 2022/12/16, listed until 2023/06/16)
Position Description:    

The Lally School of Management at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor starting Fall 2023 from scholars who work in areas of key technological developments and challenges of the 21st century from an ethical perspective.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. degree from an accredited university in a related area of study, such as analytics, management, ethics and philosophy, along with promise for sustained high quality research publications in premier business outlets. Candidates must provide evidence of effective teaching, and the ability to demonstrate, through accomplishment, promise of academic, scholarly and/or research achievement in their area of expertise. Expertise in basic and advanced topics in business ethics and data analytics

A.B.D. candidates without completion of a doctoral degree by August 1, 2023 will be considered only for appointment at the lecturer rank and must have completed the Ph.D. for continuation beyond the first year.

Prospective candidates will be expected to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in basic and advanced topics in business ethics and data analytics.

The areas of research interest include, but not limited to, the impact of emerging technologies on employment; surveillance and the value of privacy; biases in data analytics pertaining to predictive algorithms in a wide range of applications, such as healthcare, financial services, AI-based autonomous vehicles and weapons systems, the criminal justice system, and ethical considerations in AI use in organizations.

We are expanding Lally School’s reputation in business analytics and management disciplines to address the challenging issues in an increasingly digital economy driven by automated decision platforms. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to engage with the vibrant cross-disciplinary research programs across the Institute, namely the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, as well as the newly-formed Center for Data, AI, and Computing.

To apply: Follow the on-screen prompts at to create a brief online profile and contact information for three (3) referees. Please be ready to upload the following required documents:

• Letter of interest
• CV
• Statement of teaching evidence of effective teaching
• Diversity statement
• Research statement

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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