Bang College of Business, KIMEP University
Faculty Position Description
The Bang College of Business invites applications for a faculty position in Management Information Systems (MIS). Faculty are expected to teach various courses in MIS for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The Bang College of Business offers Bachelor, Master, MBA and PhD programs. The appointment will start in Fall 2023 (August 15, 2023). Responsibilities involve teaching, research, and service.
Research Chair & Professor in MIS
Bang College of Business (BCB) at KIMEP University invites applications for Research Chair & Professors in the field of MIS. To be appointed as Research Chair Professor in MIS, candidates must have a PhD in Business from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited school and/or working as a faculty in such accredited schools, and having demonstrated consistent and high level of scholarship published in SSCI and ABDC ranked journals. Candidates will be expected to publish at least one SSCI ABDC lister journal per year on average. The teaching load for this position will be 4 courses (12 hours) per academic year. Teaching responsibilities will include graduate courses at the Masters and PhD level courses. Furthermore, Research Chair professors are expected to lead research efforts of faculty members in their departments to engage in research projects. The rank for this position will be Associate Professor or Full Professor.
To be appointed as Research Professor in MIS, candidates must have a PhD in Business from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited school and/or working as a faculty in such accredited schools, and having demonstrated consistent and high level of scholarship published in SSCI, ABDC or Scopus Q1-Q2 ranked journals. Candidates will be expected to publish at least one Scopus Q1-Q2 listed journal per year on average. The teaching load for this position will be 6 courses (18 hours) per academic year. Teaching responsibilities will include graduate courses at the Masters and PhD level. The rank for this position is open.
KIMEP University is the leading American style, internationally accredited, English language academic institution in the Commonwealth of Independent States. The university provides a world class academic experience and a unique international environment to all its students and faculty. KIMEP was established in 1992 and has built a very strong regional reputation as a leading provider of higher education. The Bang College of Business currently has 29 fulltime. All programs are accredited by at least one recognized international accreditation agency. In 2022, BCB also received the first EFMD Program based accreditation in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. All academic programs are ranked among the top in Kazakhstan.
The city of Almaty is a beautiful, modern and vibrant city situated at the base of majestic Tien Shan Mountains in Southeast Kazakhstan. The city has a population of 2 million people and is the financial, cultural, summer and winter sports and cosmopolitan capital of Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan is located in the heart of Eurasia with important commercial inroads bridging Asia and Europe. Kazakhstan's dynamically changing economic, social, educational and cultural environment provides incredible opportunities for significant and original research.
Rank and salary are competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Compensation after-tax compares favorably with net salaries in western countries. Combined with a low cost of living, the salary is very competitive in real terms.
Limited on campus housing is available to rent. In addition to salary, a benefits package includes basic healthcare, reduced tuition rates for KIMEP courses, and subsidy for relocation allowance. The salary will be subject to 10% income tax.
Please submit the following documents to KIMEP University HR portal: https://hr.kimep.kz/en-US/Home/Vacancy/507
- Filled application form.
- Cover letter that indicates the position applied.
- Names and contact information of at least 2 references.
- Samples of teaching evaluations.
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Closing dates for submission of applications: April 25, 2023.
Applications will be evaluated on an ongoing basis and will continue until the position is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed and invited for interviews by BCB search committee.