Gies College of Business: Assistant Professor Position in Info. Sys. - Business Administration

Gies College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Illinois, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Sep 03, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


Gies College of Business

Department of Business Administration

Assistant Professor Position in Information Systems


Applications are invited from qualified individuals for an 100% full-time Assistant Professor position in Information Systems within the Department of Business Administration. Chosen candidates will be expected to conduct research, teach, and perform service in information systems. Preference will be given to candidates with specialization in the areas of business analytics, artificial intelligence, and data-driven management. Candidates who can mentor students from underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply. Salary is competitive and commensurate with rank and experience.


The University of Illinois offers an outstanding tradition of scholarship and a supportive environment for faculty development and excellence. The Gies College of Business at Illinois offers the MBA, iMBA, and specialized Masters’ programs, as well as a highly ranked undergraduate program. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the Ph.D. program, in addition to one or more of the above programs.


The faculty position is in the IS/OM/SCM area. The area comprises of scholars that do research and teach in Information Systems, Operations Management and Supply Chain Management. We are a research-active group of faculty with expertise in domains ranging from healthcare IT, technology & governance, new product development, eBusiness strategy, social media platforms, and business analytics. As part of the larger Department of Business Administration, with leading scholars in areas of Strategy and International Business, Marketing, and Organizational Behavior, we offer a uniquely hospitable environment for interdisciplinary work, as well as the opportunity to work with talented doctoral students. We seek like-minded individuals who are committed to be engaged in scholarship of the highest caliber.  Additional information about the Department, our programs and faculty may be found at


Ph.D. in Management Science and Systems, Business Analytics, Data-Driven Management or related field is required. 


In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by October 2, 2020. Applications and supplemental materials must be submitted online at   


Application materials must include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, a sample publication and/or working paper, and evidence of past teaching success.  All applicants must submit names and contact information of three professional references.  For further information regarding application procedures, contact Carolyn Thomas at or (217) 244-1260.


The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status. For more information, visit


The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. As a qualifying federal contractor, the University of Illinois System uses E-Verify to verify employment eligibility.



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