|Position ID:||Benedictine University-GradBusAdmin-ASTPROFBUSANALYANDMIS02232017 [#8941]|
|Position Title:||Assistant Professor – Business Analytics and Management Information Systems|
|Position Type:||Tenured/Tenure-track faculty|
|Position Location:||Lisle, Illinois 60532, United States [map]|
|Subject Area:||Operations Management|
|Appl Deadline:||2017/08/21 (posted 2017/02/23, listed until 2017/08/23)|
Assistant Professor – Business Analytics and Management Information Systems
Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona.
We are Catholic. All are welcome. Benedictine University seeks employees who understand and contribute to the University’s mission and vision. Inspired by our Catholic Benedictine mission and identity, our academic community is committed to inclusion. As an institution, we express our commitment to our identity as a Catholic and Benedictine institution through our values as they are manifested throughout the University. As such, all employees are expected to support the University’s Catholic Benedictine mission and identity and to contribute to its distinctive intellectual life in an effort to help each student and each other to thrive academically, professionally, and personally in our religiously and culturally diverse academic community.
The Department of Graduate Business Administration is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of business analytics and management information systems. Position is a nine-month appointment. The successful candidate must have demonstrated for excellence in teaching, commitment to graduate education, communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with a diverse array of students and colleagues, and ability to integrate real world experience with academic theory.
Responsibilities include: (a) teaching a variety of graduate courses including but not limited to business analytics and information systems; (b) applied research and professional development in areas of individual specialization; (c) University service, in the context of collaborative relationships with our higher education community; (d) assessment of courses, course content, and course development within various graduate programs; (e) advising graduate students in the GBA programs, as well as online and cohort programs; (f) provide support to the Program Director of MS in MIS/MS in Business Analytics.
Qualifications are Ph.D. or D.B.A. in analytics or data science (preferred) information systems, or a related field. Additionally, the candidate will have formal training in statistics, management science, information systems, or analytics. Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching, while maintaining expertise in the analytics and/or information systems fields through the pursuit of professional development and/or applied research. Significant business or managerial experience.
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