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Job ID: 111554

Assistant Professor in Information Management
University of Texas at Austin

Date Posted Aug. 30, 2018
Title Assistant Professor in Information Management
University University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX, United States
Department McCombs School of Business 
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Management Information Systems - All

The McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a potential faculty position as tenure-track Assistant Professor in Information Management, starting in Fall 2019.  We seek candidates with a strong commitment to high quality research and teaching in information management, including those with interests in healthcare, business analytics, and emerging fields.  Applicants should have a Ph.D. in information management (or allied disciplines like computer science) or expect to complete their degree before Fall 2019. Those from allied disciplines are expected to publish in leading IS journals along with premier journals in their disciplines. Candidates who are in early years as assistant professors or in post-doctoral roles at research universities are strongly encouraged to apply.  Irrespective of the research interests, candidates who can teach technical subjects such as programing, databases, data science, blockchain, machine learning, or other technical subjects will be given preference.

The McCombs School, with its top-ranked faculty and educational programs, offers a stimulating and collegial environment for research and teaching.  The Information Management group, which is part of the Information, Risk, and Operations Management (IROM) Department, offers information management and business analytics concentrations in the undergraduate, MBA, and PhD programs and runs two specialized MS programs in Business Analytics and Information and Technology Management.  New specialized MS programs in healthcare will be launched soon with Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin. The school’s research centers, including centers on electronic commerce, analytics, entrepreneurship, marketing, and technology management, provide opportunities to collaborate with colleagues in other disciplines and interact with industry.  

Application Instructions
Interested applicants should visit, and upload to Interfolio a curriculum vitae, copies of research papers, and a statement of research objectives and accomplishments, and provide e-mail addresses of three references (who will then receive invitations to directly submit their recommendation letters). Candidates with teaching experience should also upload teaching evaluations.  Applications and recommendation letters must be received by October 15, 2018. Interviews may begin prior to October 1, 2018 when candidates with strong research record are available.

To be considered for an interview at the INFORMS Phoenix meeting, please upload application materials by October 1, 2018, and indicate the conference session(s) in which you will be presenting your work. 

  • Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

    The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity at all levels. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.    (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 Rules)

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