Assistant or Associate Professor /Information Systems

Location
Kansas, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Apr 30, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The School of Business at Emporia State University is seeking a qualified Information Systems candidate to fill one tenure-track, nine-month position beginning August 2021, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications. The position is housed in the AACSB-accredited School of Business.

Position Requirements:  The position seeks candidates with a Ph.D. in Information Systems, Data Science, Computer Science, or a related discipline with an emphasis on Information Security and/or Business Data Analytics from a professionally-accredited program (e.g. AACSB, ABET, or EQUIS).  ABDs completing their degree by May 31, 2022, will be considered. Primary areas of research and teaching include: Data Analytics, Business Intelligence, Network, Security, and Programming Languages in both undergraduate and graduate programs. Relevant teaching experience (including online instruction) and/or industry experience in information security, computer networks, and data analytics (ex: computer forensics, applied cryptography, counter intelligence, computer networks, business intelligence, data mining, etc.) is a plus. The position requires teaching courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels in face-to-face and online environments. The successful candidate will exhibit potential for excellence in teaching, active research, and scholarly activities leading to publications in peer-reviewed journals. The successful candidate is also expected to make contributions in service to the School, the University, and the broader community.

Emporia State University is a comprehensive university with an enrollment of approximately 6,000. The School of Business, consisting of 33 faculty, provides educational services to over 1,000 students. The School of Business is accredited by AACSB International. Among its academic programs are Bachelor of Science in Business with Information Systems (IS) concentration, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with Data Security concentration, Bachelor of Science in Business Data Analytics, Master of Science in Business Administration with Information Systems concentration, and Master of Science in Information Technology.

The city of Emporia has 26,500 residents, a rich cultural heritage, a diversified economy based on agriculture, more than 30 manufacturing enterprises and retail shopping facilities. The region is noted for the rolling expansive Flint Hills of east-central Kansas with major recreation areas located close by. Emporia is centrally located between Kansas City, Wichita, and Topeka. For more information, visit www.emporia.edu.

To apply, electronically submit a cover letter addressing the position requirements, current vitae, statement of teaching and research, summary of teaching experiences with evaluations (if applicable), and contact details (including telephone numbers and e-mail addresses) of at least three current or recent references at https://bit.ly/2QFE2qk. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions should be addressed to Dr. Mohammed Sajedur Rahman, Chair of the Search Committee (mrahman@emporia.edu). A background check is required.

Emporia State is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factors which cannot be considered by law. www.emporia.edu.