Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems & Business Analytics

Iowa, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Aug 18, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:

The Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics in the Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University welcomes applications for a tenured/tenure-track Assistant Professor in Management Information Systems(MIS) and Business Analytics(BA). The MIS and BA faculty currently consists of eighteen (18) full-time, tenured, tenure-track or professionally qualified faculty members. Primary responsibilities include both research and teaching in MIS and BA at the undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. levels.

Successful applicants will be expected to develop and maintain an outstanding MIS and BA research program. The applicant is also expected to demonstrate strong teaching abilities. The program has teaching needs in a variety of areas including, but not limited to, programming, business analytics, machine learning, and business statistics. The ability to communicate effectively with prospective and current students, industry personnel, and the wider community is essential to this position.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

- Applicants must have an earned doctorate in business administration, management science, or computer science, with a concentration in management information systems or a related field.
- Applicants must demonstrate excellence in research, as demonstrated by publication in top-tiered journals.
- Candidates must meet the college’s standards to be Scholarly Academic qualification under AACSB standards.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Very strong management information systems-oriented research record evidenced by publications in leading academic journals.
- Work experience with responsibilities related to information systems and technology.
- Sustained record of excellence in teaching and the ability to teach a variety of MIS and BA courses; including a variety of programming, big data, and technical classes at undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. levels.
- Experience supervising and placing graduate students.
- Demonstrated skill in developing and expanding relationships with companies and professional organizations.

Department/Program & College Description:

The Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University, established in 1984, conducts and shares research to educate tomorrow’s business leaders so they are prepared to deal with multi-disciplinary, global, technological, ethical, and diversity challenges. The college offers undergraduate, graduate and PhD programs and is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). Less than five percent of business schools worldwide receive this accreditation. Additional information can be found at


Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University’s Principles of Community.

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