Lecturer of Business Analytics
The Department of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics (CIS & BSAN) in the College of Business at James Madison University (JMU) invites applications for a renewable term appointment with the rank of Lecturer. The appointment begins in the Fall 2021 semester.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will join a dedicated team of CIS & BSAN faculty providing instruction in the core business curriculum. Candidates will be expected to teach business statistics at the undergraduate level. Preference will be given to candidates who are also capable of teaching either operations management or management science. Normal course load is 4 courses per semester. Summer teaching opportunities with additional pay may be available but are not guaranteed.
- Master’s degree in statistics, operations management, management science, or in a closely related discipline
- Teaching experience in a quantitative discipline
- Evidence of professional engagement in accordance with AACSB standards
- In addition to teaching, this position requires general service to the institution and the ability to maintain professional qualifications.
To apply, visit https://joblink.jmu.edu/postings/8659 or go to joblink.jmu.edu and reference posting number F1574. Candidates interested in faculty positions at the University must complete the online employment application in the JMU JobLink system and upload the following through the site:
- Cover letter, which must include a discussion of the candidate’s contributions or potential contributions to the diversity of the classroom, program, and University
- Statement of teaching philosophy
- Curriculum vitae/resume
- List of three references with contact information
Incomplete applications or applications submitted through email or postal mail will not be considered. The position is effective August 25, 2021. Review of applications will begin April 26, 2021. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Interested parties may contact Dr. Baback Vaziri, Search Chair and Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Information Systems & Business Analytics by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. All offers of employment are contingent upon a criminal history check.
James Madison University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive work and educational community that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. We promote access, inclusion and diversity for all students, faculty, staff, constituents and programs, believing that these qualities are foundational components of an outstanding education in keeping with our mission. The university is interested in candidates whose experience and qualifications support an ongoing commitment to this core quality. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination should contact the Office for Equal Opportunity: (540) 568-6991.