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Assistant Teaching Professor in Management Information Systems (MIS)
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted Mar. 4, 2019
Title Assistant Teaching Professor in Management Information Systems (MIS)
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Management Information Systems - All

Assistant Teaching Professor in Management Information Systems (MIS)


Foisie Business School Operations & Administration

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

The selected faculty member will teach six courses during the academic year, most likely three or four at the graduate level in our MBA, M.S. in Information Technology, or M.S. in Data Science program, and two or three in the B.S. in MIS program. Graduate courses meet for three hours one night a week. Some graduate courses may be a blended format meeting face-to-face for six hours during Week 7 and Week 14 on a Friday or a Saturday with the rest of the course online. Undergraduate MIS courses meet twice a week for two hours during the day over a seven-week term. Research, especially that leading to publication in refereed journals, is supported, and encouraged. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Multiple-year contracts will be considered for the appropriate candidate and funding availability. Courses may include: MIS 571, MIS 3720, MIS 500, BUS 3010.

The ideal applicant will have a PhD in MIS or a closely related area with teaching interests related to data and its storage, analysis, and use in businesses. The applicant should be prepared to teach our introductory MIS and database courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and perhaps Business Intelligence. ABDs may be considered.


Required Documents to Apply:
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae

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.

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About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.


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