Teaching Assistant or Teaching Associate Professor and MSIST Faculty Director

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 10, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001088 Academic Title: Teaching Assistant or Teaching Associate Professor and MSIST Faculty Director Rank: Teaching Associate Professor, Teaching Assistant Professor Administrative Title: MSIST Faculty Director Discipline Business Specialty: Relational Databases, Telecomm/Enterprise Networks, Internet Computing, IS Security, Enterprise Web and Database Applications, Human Computer Interaction, Enterprise Architecture, Data Warehousing and Online Analytics Contract Type: Renewable Appointment (initial appt period) - (1-3 years), Negotiable Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 08/01/2017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) invites applications for a position at the rank of Teaching Assistant or Teaching Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems and Technology Management (ISTM) starting as early as the Fall of 2017. This position also carries the responsibility of serving as Faculty Director of the Master of Science in Information Systems Technology (MSIST) program which is headquartered in ISTM.

The ISTM Department is committed to providing rigorous and up-to-date education in its dual fields of Information Systems and Technology Management. In addition to its teaching program, ISTM faculty pursue a growing body of important research in Information Systems and Technology Management. Several outstanding new faculty members have joined the department in recent years and contribute to teaching in the MSIST and other graduate programs as well as publishing relevant research in top journals.

The George Washington University is situated in the heart of Washington, DC, just blocks from the White House. The School of Business enrolls about 1,500 undergraduate and 1,600 graduate students and has a regular full-time faculty numbering approximately 125. The ISTM Department offers courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

The position carries an 18-credit teaching responsibility annually, involving some in-class graduate courses, some online graduate courses and some undergraduate courses. The successful candidate will oversee the MSIST program, reporting administratively to the ISTM Department Chair and partnering with staff of the SB Graduate Programs Office. The MSIST Faculty Director position also involves responsibility for promoting the MSIST program through calling on local firms and agencies involved in IS. The successful candidate will not be expected to be productive as a scholar.

Minimum Qualifications:

The candidate should be experienced in teaching IS technical topics, including some of the following areas: Relational Databases, Telecomm/Enterprise Networks, Internet Computing, IS Security, Enterprise Web and Database Applications, Human Computer Interaction, Enterprise Architecture, Data Warehousing and Online Analytics, etc.

Applicants for this position must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. or other terminal degree in business, computer science or engineering, or a closely related field by the date of appointment. Applicants must have record of teaching excellence in Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering or related fields as evidenced by letters of reference, teaching evaluations or assessments.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience. Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please complete a confidential online application and upload a cover letter summarizing qualifications for the position. Also upload current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research interest, course evaluations or summaries, description of any role as an IS industry practitioner (if any), and complete contact information for three recommenders. Three recommendations can be added to your online application. Only complete applications will be considered.

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Dr. Subhasish Dasgupta at dasgupta@gwu.edu or Dr. Richard Donnelly at rgd@gwu.edu. Review of the applications will begin April 12, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Department Link: http://business.gwu.edu/about-us/departments/information-systems-technology-management/ Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/41372
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have experience in teaching IS technical topics, including some of the following areas: Relational Databases, Telecomm/Enterprise Networks, Internet Computing, IS Security, Enterprise Web and Database Applications, Human Computer Interaction, Enterprise Architecture, Data Warehousing and Online Analytics, etc.?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. or other terminal degree in business, computer science or engineering, or a closely related field by the date of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a record of teaching excellence in Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering or related fields as evidenced by letters of reference, teaching evaluations or assessments?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience as an IS practitioner, for example as a senior IS/IT professional, IS/IT manager, or IS/IT consultant?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience teaching online or developing online coursework?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching and Research Interest
  4. Course Evaluations or Summaries
  5. Names and Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documents Refer to Special Instructions to Applicants
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3

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