Assistant Professor, Tenure or Teaching-Track, Master of
Business Administration in Business Analytics
The Dahlkemper School of Business at Gannon University seeks to
fill a full-time, nine-month faculty position for its Master of
Business Administration in Business Analytics program to begin Fall
2023. Candidates will be considered for a tenure-track or
teaching-track position, at the Assistant Professor level,
depending upon qualifications.
Teaching requirements consist of classes in the MBA in Business
Analytics program and undergraduate courses, depending upon the
candidate's background. The normal teaching load is 24 credits per
academic year for tenure-track faculty and 27 credits per academic
year for teaching-track faculty. Teaching may occur in face-to-face
or hybrid modalities.
Tenure-track faculty are expected to demonstrate ability toward
scholarly activity in their fields, keeping with the Boyer
Model of Scholarship
; an earned doctorate (or completed by
August 1, 2023) and prior teaching experience are required.
Tenure-track and teaching-track faculty are expected to demonstrate
teaching excellence and be prepared to teach at both the graduate
and undergraduate level, maintain an appropriate level of
professional development, advise students, and provide service to
the university and community.
- Doctoral degree from an accredited institution in business
administration, business computer information systems,
business/data analytics, or a business specific discipline.
Doctoral candidates near completion are encouraged to apply.
- Proficiency with advanced features of Excel; graduate program
faculty will also need proficiency in other related business
analytics technologies (Tableau, Python, Power BI, and others)
including those related to their specific discipline.
- A strong commitment to teaching excellence. Experience working
with a diverse student body is desirable.
- A well-defined research agenda and the potential to publish in
quality peer-reviewed journals within their area of expertise is
required for a tenure-track appointment.
- Preference will be given to candidates with combined academic
and professional experience in business and computer
1. Experience teaching
analytics at the graduate or undergraduate level.2. Private
industry experience in a business analytics role.3. Business
Gannon University is a master's level institution located on Lake
Erie and in the heart of Erie, Pennsylvania. Gannon is committed to
student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional
education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes. Erie
is a major tourist destination boasting 11 beaches, professional
sports teams, a professional symphony, multiple venues for live
theater and music, and many other entertainment options. Seasonal
activities, such as skiing, are available nearby. Pittsburgh,
Cleveland, and Buffalo are within a two-hour drive.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and
invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Submit a cover letter, C.V.,
evidence of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship
in your respective field, and the contact information for three
professional references to https://gannon.peopleadmin.com/postings/9146
Review of applications will begin immediately, and this position
will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to
submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her
terminal degree. References will not be contacted without prior
notification to the applicants. For more information about Gannon
University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.