Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) - Business Analytics/Management (22-23)

Illinois, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jul 09, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship at DePaul University’s Driehaus College of Business invites applications for a full-time assistant professor tenure-track position in business analytics, with a focus on Business Analytics, beginning academic year 2022-2023. Responsibilities of the position will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Business Analytics, including but not limited to business analytics tools, data visualization, data management and analysis of business strategy and capstone, maintaining a program of active scholarship, and university service.  This position will contribute to the leadership, growth, and reputation of the MS in Business Analytics program and includes teaching undergraduate Business Analytics courses. 

The Department of Management and Entrepreneurship houses a diverse, multi-disciplinary and research-active faculty who support undergraduate and graduate programs in business analytics, human resource management, entrepreneurship, general management, supply chain management, and sustainability management. MS in Business Analytics is one of the growing programs in the department, with a high influx of students with diverse industry background. Many of the department’s faculty also support the college’s rigorous Doctorate in Business Administration program. The department is also home to the Coleman Center for Entrepreneurship. Several active student groups such as Kellstadt Business Analytics Organization are affiliated with the department.

DePaul University’s Driehaus College of Business is in the heart of downtown Chicago’s vibrant urban business district.  The college has built a strong relationship with the local business community, including over a dozen custom corporate MBA programs.  

DePaul University seeks applicants that reflect the diversity of its student body and the city of Chicago. Applicants who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to an inclusive climate are encouraged to identify their experiences in these areas. Women and members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

DePaul University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and requires compliance with the Immigration and Control Act of 1986.


Applicants should have: 1) A doctorate in management, business, computer science or related field with a specialization in business analytics; 2) A strong program of scholarly productivity consistent with the rank; and 3) Instructional capabilities at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Prior university teaching experience in Business Analytics is strongly preferred and candidates with prior industry experience are valued. We also invite applications from candidates with experience and a track record of publication in top journals seeking credit toward tenure.

Application Instructions

Candidates will need to submit the following materials as a part of this application:

  • A cover letter stating interest and qualification;
  • A curriculum vitae;
  • Copy of transcripts;
  • Teaching statement;
  • Teaching evaluations;
  • Research statement;
  • Sample publications;
  • Contact information for three professional references.

The position will remain open until filled and review of applications will begin immediately.  Application materials are due no later than October 30, 2021. Dr. Sina Ansari and Dr. Khadija Ali Vakeel are the co-chairs of the search committee. Please direct any questions to Khadija Ali Vakeel at




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