Assistant Teaching Professor in Management Information Systems
Business School Operations & Administration
Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI
JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
The Business School at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor (teaching track) opening in Management Information Systems (MIS). The position will commence August 15, 2022.
Teaching requirements for teaching-track assistant professors in the WPI Business School are six courses per academic year. Graduate courses are in a 14-week semester format, with some offerings online and some on campus (3 hours one evening per week). Undergraduate courses are in 7-week format (half semester) and meet twice a week on-campus for 2 hours. At the graduate level, business analytics courses attract students from our MBA, MS Business Analytics, MS Data Science, MS Information Technology, and MS Innovation with User Experience programs. Research leading to publications in high-quality refereed journals is expected and supported
The ideal applicant will have a PhD in MIS or a closely related area with teaching interests related to business analytics and its applications in business organizations system design. The applicant should be prepared to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels related to Business Analytics, specifically courses in Business Intelligence, Intro to Data Science, Data Management, and perhaps Database Systems.
Applications should include a cover letter, CV, teaching evaluations and names of three references.
United States of America (Exempt)
WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.
To apply, visit: https://wpi.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/WPI_External_Career_Site/job/Worcester/Visiting-Teaching-Professor-in-Management-Information-Systems_R0001204
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