Assistant Professor of Commerce (IT)

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Working Title: Assistant Professor of Commerce (IT)

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: McIntire School of Commerce

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 11-01-2016

Posting Summary:
The Information Technology (IT) Area at the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia is seeking applications for a full-time non-tenure track faculty position (at the Assistant or experienced Assistant Professor rank) beginning August 2017. Candidates must have a Ph.D., and an established record of strong teaching, scholarly activities, and service commensurate with rank. The strongest candidates will have: 1) achieved excellence in teaching in contemporary IT topics such as cloud computing, and business analytics, and also in more traditional topics such as project management, and database management, among others, at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, 2) demonstrated expertise in research practices and the capability to publish in high quality journals, and 3) the potential to make significant internal service contributions.

Currently, the McIntire School of Commerce ( awards a Bachelor of Science in Commerce, a Master of Science in the Management of Information Technology, a Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Commerce, and Master of Science in Global Commerce. McIntire is recognized for excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate business education and scholarship. In the 2014 annual ranking of undergraduate business programs, Business Week magazine ranked the McIntire School of Commerce second in the nation; the only school to be ranked amongst the top two every year since the list's inception.

McIntire serves over 650 undergraduates and 300 graduate students. Undergraduate students enter the McIntire School in their third year at the University and concentrate in at least one of six fields: accounting, finance, information technology, international business, management and/or marketing. The major professional services firms (e.g., accounting, consulting, IT services, and investment banks) and Fortune 500 corporations actively recruit McIntire graduates. McIntire is located in a new 156,000 square foot academic complex on the Lawn in the heart of UVA's historic Central Grounds, designed by Thomas Jefferson. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is consistently rated highly as a desirable location to live. McIntire faculty members have received numerous regional and national awards for their research. They also serve as members of editorial review boards and as editors of leading journals in their fields. IT Area scholars include: Ahmed Abbasi, Jennifer Claggett, Peter Gray, Stefano Grazioli, Steven Johnson, Brent Kitchens, Jingjing Li, Ryan Nelson, Saonee Sarker, Suprateek Sarker, Jason Williamson, and Ryan Wright.
To apply, go to, search for posting number 0619836, then, complete a Candidate Profile on-line and attach a CV and a cover letter. Questions about the position can be directed to Saonee Sarker, [email protected] University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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