Lecturer, Information and Process Management
Job Description Summary
The Information and Process Management (IPM) Department at Bentley University is seeking a full-time non-tenure-track Lecturer for AY 2019-2020 (starting date July 2019). The chosen candidate will teach both undergraduate and graduate courses. The standard teaching load is 4-4 (four courses per semester). Lecturers at Bentley University are expected to focus primarily on teaching and service to the University but are also expected to stay current in their disciplines.
Located in Waltham, Massachusetts, just minutes from Boston, Bentley University is a dynamic community of leaders, teacher-scholars, and creative thinkers. Bentley is dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader and one with the necessary technical skills, the broad global perspective, and the high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. At Bentley, approximately 4,200 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students interested in business professions study in a wide range of programs that address all functional areas. Bentley University strives to lead higher education in the integration of global business with the arts & sciences, information technology, and corporate ethics and social responsibility. Bentley University is also one of only a few US business schools and approximately 130 business schools worldwide to earn European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditation. See the university website (www.bentley.edu) for information about the school, its faculty, its students, and its programs.
TheIPMdepartment plays an important role in supporting the university mission of blending business, technology and the liberal arts. TheIPMDepartment's mission is to create new knowledge about the effective use and management of information, businesses processes, and technology through the multi-stakeholder socio-technical systems approach, and through focus on value enhancement and hazard mitigation, as well as to educate creative, ethical, and socially responsible organizational leaders who can apply that knowledge in transformative and innovative ways. The IPM department offers courses in the business core at both graduate and undergraduate levels, as well as a variety of courses for undergraduate majors, for the department's minor (IPM), for theMBAand MS programs, and for the PhD in Business.
We seek individuals who represent different backgrounds, interests and talents, who share a commitment to the fusion of business and arts & sciences education, information technology, and business ethics
The minimum of a master's degree in business, management, administration, information systems, or a related field is required. Candidates must have a minimum of one year of university-level teaching experience. Preference given to candidates who have business experience. Candidates for this position should have a proven recent track record of teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in the areas of interest for the department, including business process modeling and management, enterprise systems (e.g., SAP ERP), business intelligence and data analytics, information security, supply-chain technology, information systems strategy, and others.
Preferred qualifications include:
Ability to use course management and delivery software such as Blackboard, Zoom, etc.
Ability to use or willingness to learn process modeling, enterprise systems, and other software applications as required by each course
Ability to teach a variety of courses in different formats (including hybrid and online)
Ability to perform departmental and university service, such as advising students, supporting student activities and organizations, etc.
Desire to engage in appropriate professional development and other external activities that support university accreditation requirements.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please submit your letter of interest, CV, and evidence of teaching abilities (including courses taught and recent student evaluations) electronically to https://bentley.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/faculty. Names and contact information for references are required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process.
For best consideration, all materials should be received by February 15, 2019. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
For additional information about this position, please email Martin Wiener ([email protected]). Also, if you are interested in meeting with IPM faculty at the 2018 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) in San Francisco, please send an email (including your CV) to Martin Wiener by December 1, 2019.
Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.