At VCU, we exceed through learning, research, creativity, service
and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. As a premier,
urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of
the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work.
It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and
your career can thrive.
Since its founding in 1937, the VCU School of Business has built
strong ties with the Richmond community and beyond. Offering 13
bachelor’s and 19 master’s degrees, as well as three Ph.D.
concentrations and seven certificate programs, we welcome nearly
4,000 students each year.
Forbes ranks Virginia first as the Best Place to Do Business.
Richmond, as the capital of Virginia, is located in the heart of
the east coast economic corridor with more than half of the U.S.
population within a 750-mile radius. It is home to Fortune 1000
companies and small start-ups.
The Department of Information Systems within the VCU School of
Business is hiring for a tenure-eligible assistant professor
position that will support both the teaching and research mission
of the department.
Responsibilities include teaching courses in information systems at
the undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral levels. The applicant
must conduct scholarly research where the output of such research
is published in high-caliber peer-reviewed journals, advise
students, and provide service to the department, school,
university, and academic community. Preferred areas of expertise
are the following: information security, data science, and
healthcare information systems. Other specialty areas related to
information technology may be considered.
Applicants must have an established research agenda and should be
committed to scholarly research and teaching of the highest
quality. Applicants are expected to establish a nationally
recognized research program. External funding of research projects
-Applicants must have an earned doctorate degree in information
systems or a closely related discipline. ABD candidates are
expected to successfully defend their dissertation by the official
-Applicants must have demonstrated experience working in and
fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or a
commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
An established research
agenda, clear potential for external funding, and potential for
scholarship or creative expression to complement and expand
existing expertise in the department.
Application Process: Candidates should upload their
application with: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research and
teaching statements, and the names and e-mail addresses of four
references. Reference letters will be requested by the search
committee only for the short-listed candidates. Only complete
applications that meet the required qualifications will be
considered. Review of applications will start immediately, and will
continue until filled. For additional information, please contact
the chair of the faculty search committee, Joseph Cipolla,
Position Type: 9/10 Mth FT Faculty
Full time equivalent: 100%
Tenure: Tenure Track
Rank: Assistant Professor
Department: Information Systems
Contact Name: Mr. Joseph Cipolla
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org