Department Head

Greensboro, NC
Jun 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Number 014074

Functional Title Department Head

Position Type Department Chairs

Position Summary

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro invites nominations and applications for an innovative and collaborative leader from the Information Systems discipline to serve as the Head of the Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management in the Joseph M. Bryan School of Business and Economics .

The Bryan School is the largest business school in the Piedmont Triad and the third largest in the state of North Carolina, enrolling 3,214 undergraduates and 464 graduate students. The Bryan School is among the top 1.1 percent of business schools worldwide that have achieved accreditation in both business and accounting by AACSB International.

The Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (ISSCM) is one of six academic departments within the Bryan School. The next Head will lead a creative and productive faculty in a department committed to graduating students who are principled leaders and exceptional problem solvers with a commitment to improve and sustain organizations in a global environment and the communities in which they live. The Department has fostered strong partnerships with external partners in the corporate, government, health care, and non-profit arenas, as well as established a supportive Advisory Board and a growing alumni network. The ISSCM Department has 11 diverse, accomplished, and deeply seasoned full-time faculty members with two additional faculty members starting this fall. More than 400 students major and/or minor in Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, and more than 150 students are enrolled in the Doctoral, Master's, and Graduate Certificate programs.

The Department Head reports to the Dean. In addition to teaching a 1:1 load, the Head provides strategic academic leadership for the Department. S/he is responsible for leading the planning, development, and implementation of policies and initiatives relevant to all aspects of its academic programs, research, instructional technology, student development, enrollment management, and regional, national and global engagement.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a challenging, supportive, and engaged community. Currently, with ethnic minority students making up 43 percent of its student body, UNCG is the most diverse campus within the UNC System. Serving more than 19,000 students, the UNCG community is joined together by a shared value: It defines excellence not only by the people it attracts, but by the meaningful contributions they make.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Information Systems or a related field
  • Established record of success in scholarship in top journals, professional service, and effective teaching commensurate with appointment as a full professor with tenure within the Bryan School

Preferred Qualifications
  • Three years of academic leadership experience

Tenure Status Tenure

Special Instructions to Applicants

A search prospectus, with additional information about the Department, Bryan School and University, the opportunities and challenges for the Head, and specific requirements may be found at Storbeck/Pimentel, Executive Search Consultants.

Applications will be received until the position is filled. In order to assure full consideration, applications must be received by October 15, 2016. Nominations and applications must be submitted electronically in MS Word or Adobe PDF to:

Recruitment Range Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Org #-Department Info Systems and Supply Chain Mgmt - 11806

Job Open Date 08/12/2016

For Best Consideration Date 10/15/2016

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)

Time Limited? No

Number of Months per Year 10

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        EOE AA/M/F/D/V


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