Associate/Full Professor of MIST

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Open Until Filled: No

Job Summary: The Department of Management Information Systems in the Terry College of Business at The University of Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track Associate or Full Professor position beginning August 2018, January 2019, or August 2019. The Management Information Systems Department offers the following degrees: Ph.D., Master of Business & Technology, and BBA in MIS. In addition, the Terry College of Business offers an on-campus MBA degree, along with off-campus Executive/Professional MBA degrees. A Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) will be offered on campus starting Fall 2018. The Management Information Systems Department is consistently ranked very highly nationally and internationally for both its programs and its scholarly productivity. For example, the most recent ranking of USA Today College (2016) ranks the undergraduate MIS program 8th in the nation. On the research front, the UT Dallas ranking of research productivity ranks the University of Georgia 11th in North America for overall research in MIS Quarterly and Information Systems Research in the past five years. Faculty hold editorial positions at the premier information systems journals, and current and emeritus faculty include multiple AIS Fellows and an AIS Leo Award winner. The University of Georgia is the State of Georgia's flagship university, located in historic Athens, fifty miles from Atlanta. Athens is well known for its quality of life including dining, entertainment and the arts, and outdoor activities. More information regarding the Terry College of Business and the Management Information Systems Department is available at 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 protected]). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests. Questions about the position can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Amrit Tiwana ([email protected]).

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Information Systems or a closely related discipline from an AACSB accredited university or international equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications: Candidates across all IS research traditions will be considered based on having multiple top-tier publications and ability to teach Information Systems at the undergraduate and graduate levels (including Doctoral classes and Executive programs). To determine rank on hire, the number of top-tier publications will be considered. Candidates who have held tenure previously at an academic institution and who have a demonstrably national reputation will be eligible for tenure on appointment, pending approval of the University Administration.


Faculty Rank: Open Rank (Tenure Track)

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Employee Percentage: 100%

Location of Vacancy: Athens Area




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Posted: 4/3/2018
Application Due: 12/27/2018
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