The Department of Management Information Systems in the Terry
College of Business at The University of Georgia invites
applications for a full-time non-tenure-track faculty position at
the lecturer level, beginning Fall 2022. The normal teaching load
is eight, 3-credit classes per academic year. Participation in the
life of the department, e.g., committee membership, is expected of
all faculty. The position is subject to annual renewal based on
Special Instructions to Applicants
Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, a curriculum
vitae, a teaching philosophy statement with evidence of teaching
excellence, and contact information for 3 references by November
10, 2021 to ensure full consideration. The department will reach
out to your references at the appropriate time in the process.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until position is filled. We will be conducting initial interviews
over Skype. Questions about the position can be directed to the
search committee chair, Dr. Craig Piercy (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We are unable to offer sponsorships for U.S. non-immigrant or
immigrant visas for this position. You must hold valid work
authorization in the U.S. or be a U.S. permanent resident or U.S.
citizen in order to apply.
Terry-Mgmt Information Systems
About the University of Georgia
The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grant
university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the
state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified
institution of higher education ( https://www.uga.edu/
). UGA is currently
ranked among the top 15 public universities in U.S. News &
World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens,
approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses
in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785
by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered
University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800
full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time
staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students
including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and
professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and
colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University
housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
About the College/Unit/Department
The Management Information Systems Department offers the following
degrees: an on-campus Ph.D., an online Master of Business &
Technology, an on-campus BBA in MIS, and an on-campus FinTech
certificate. In addition, the Terry College of Business offers an
on-campus MBA degree, an on-campus Master of Science in Business
Analytics ( MSBA ), and off-campus Executive/Professional MBA
The Management Information Systems Department is consistently
ranked highly nationally and internationally for both its programs
and its scholarly productivity. Faculty hold editorial positions at
the premier information systems journals, and current and emeritus
faculty include multiple AIS Fellows and AIS Leo Award
TRS or ORP
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Location of Vacancy
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic
information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or
protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or
assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this
search are encouraged to contact Central HR (email@example.com).
PLEASE NOTE : On December 7, 2021, the federal District Court for
the Southern District of Georgia issued a preliminary injunction
against enforcing the vaccine requirement for
Federal Contractors pending further review. As a result, the
requirements of the Executive Order and associated guidance,
including the vaccination requirement for covered contractor
employees, are currently not in effect.
The University of Georgia is a Federal Contractor as defined by
Presidential Executive Order 14042 and subject to the requirement
that Federal Contractors must ensure that all covered employees,
including those working remotely, are fully vaccinated by January
4, 2022. You may be required to show proof of your fully vaccinated
status at the time of your start date, or have received a medical
or religious exemption from the fully vaccinated requirement at the
time of your start date. For more information regarding the Federal
Contractor fully vaccinated employment requirement please visit
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Academic (9 mo.)
PhD in Information or a related discipline from an AACSB accredited
university or international equivalent by the time of
For information regarding the requirements for each faculty
please see the
University of Georgia Guidelines for Appointment and Promotion of
Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or
Candidates should also have demonstrated an ability to teach “Intro
to IS” or “System Analysis and Design” at the undergraduate or
graduate level and should have successfully taught at least two
classes in the past four years in one or both of these areas.
Ability to teach in the areas of FinTech or Business Process
Management will be considered a plus.
Is this a Position of Trust?
Does this position have operation, access, or control of
Does this position require a P-Card?
Is having a P-Card an essential function of this
Is driving a responsibility of this position?
Does this position have direct interaction or care of children
under the age of 18 or direct patient care?
Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT
security, personnel records, patient records, or access to
chemicals and medications)
Credit and P-Card policy
Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with
financial responsibilities. For additional information about the
credit check criteria, visit the
UGA Credit Background Check
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Cover Letter
- List of References with Contact Information
- Teaching Portfolio/Philosophy