Tenure Track Faculty position in Computer Information Systems

Location
North Carolina, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Mar 16, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Title Tenure Track Faculty position in Computer Information Systems Tenure Status Tenure Track Position Number 093631 Department Computer Information Systems - 255100 Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications required are an earned Ph.D. in Information Systems (IS) or a terminal degree such as DBA or DSc in a closely related field from an AACSB accredited institution. Exceptional ABDs with teaching and research experience may be considered.

The applicant’s academic concentration, research programs, or professional experience should be in areas directly related to IS, cybersecurity, and/or analytics.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate teaching excellence at the collegiate level along with a strong commitment to high-quality research in the field.

The candidate will be expected to perform university, public, and professional service as part of the workload. Relevant teaching experience at the university level, a record of publications in peer-reviewed journals, and/or certifications in the field of IS, cybersecurity, or business analytics is expected.

Knowledge of working with popular analytics and/or cybersecurity software tools and languages commonly used in the industry is also expected.

The successful candidate should have the ability to teach at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Areas of Interest (No Minimum Level Required)

The applicant’s academic concentration, research programs, or professional experience should be in areas directly related to IS, cybersecurity, and/or business analytics.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate teaching excellence at the collegiate level along with a strong commitment to high-quality research in the field.

The successful candidate will demonstrate a sincere commitment to promoting advocacy, diversity, equity, inclusiveness, and social justice, as evidenced by prior efforts.

License/Certification Required

Relevant certifications in the field of IS, cybersecurity, and/or business analytics is preferred.

Description of the Department or Unit

The Department of Computer Information Systems is housed in the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University. The Walker College of Business is committed to ensuring that its graduates are equipped to succeed in an inclusive, innovative, and multicultural world.

Details about department programs and faculty/staff can be found here .

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service in an institution dedicated to undergraduate and graduate education.

The candidate will be expected to perform university, public, and professional service as part of the workload.

As a part of the COVID -19 response, Appalachian State University is employing flexible teaching formats to address academic needs and to comply with local, state and federal public health regulations or orders. Your deans retain the discretion to assign or reassign you to teach in either online or in-person formats during or after the COVID -19 pandemic, as necessary.

Physical Demands of Position

Typical classroom and educational environments at a university.

Description of University

Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 20,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.

Suggested Salary Range Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Special Instructions to Applicants

A complete application consists of the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae that includes names and contact information for three references.
  • Evidence of successful teaching, such as teaching evaluations if prior classroom experience is indicated (attach under Evidence of Scholarship Effectiveness).
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Diversity Statement


Please note this position is based on enrollment and subject to available funding.

AA/EEO Statement

Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.

Diversity and Inclusion at Appalachian

We at Appalachian State University are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence both locally and globally.

We understand that the successful implementation of diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence is the responsibility of the entire university community, including alumni and official university governing bodies. A diverse campus community supports an influx of broad and distinct ideas that increase learning opportunities and strengthen the impact of our community as we work collectively to achieve a just experience for all.

We actively encourage, support, and promote a global mindset and an equitable environment where all will know that they belong and are safe to express their culture, identity, values, ideas, opinions, and creativity. We are committed to creating a culture of equity opportunity for all, one that has an expectation of fairness, justice, and equity-minded practice at all levels of the university community.

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