Management Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Information Systems

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Department: Management
Academic Category&Field of Expertise: Business/Management: Management Information Systems
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Position Description - Lehigh University’s Department of Management seeks to fill one tenure track position at the assistant professor or associate professor level beginning August 2019. The candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Information Systems or a related area from an AACSB accredited institution by the time of employment in August 2019.
Lehigh University offers excellent conditions for research and teaching. The successful candidate will be joining faculty in the department who publish in top-ranked journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Decision Sciences, Information Systems Research, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Management Information Systems Quarterly, Management Science, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal. Unique opportunities relating to researching and teaching at Lehigh include the Data X initiative ( A multi-year, multi-college initiative, Data X spurs the creation of new research initiatives and the strengthening of interdisciplinary teams, programs, and research labs exploring the broad application of data-driven techniques to the sciences, engineering, arts, and humanities. Data X includes not just the analysis of data, but also elements needed to gather, author, distribute, secure and visualize data in the broadest sense. The department of Management also includes with the Center for Supply Chain Research ( as well as close ties with the Mountaintop Initiative, the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, and the Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity, and Innovation. Teaching responsibilities with this position may include undergraduate classes in the Business Information Systems (BIS) major, BIS minor, Data Analytics Certificate, and FinTech minor, and graduate classes in the MBA program.
Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked 27th in Poets and Quants 2017 ratings for the best business programs for undergraduates. Our online MBA program and part-time MBA program are ranked 19th and 25th, respectively, in 2018 US News and World Report. Lehigh is ranked 46th in US News and World Report’s 2018 national university rankings.
Lehigh University is a coeducational, non denominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe. Lehigh offers majors and programs in four colleges: The College of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business and Economics, The College of Education and The P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science. The university serves more than 5,000 undergraduate and 1,900 graduate students. The College of Business and Economics is home to approximately 1,270 undergraduates, 410 graduate students, and 80 full-time faculty members. In addition to undergraduate, MBA, and various other graduate programs, the college has joint programs with engineering and computer science. The Department of Management includes faculty in organizational behavior, strategic management, supply chain, and information systems.
Located in eastern Pennsylvania, the campus is situated on more than 2,350 acres in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia. Lehigh Valley International Airport is 15 minutes from campus.
Lehigh University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits. Furthermore, Lehigh University has in place an infrastructure to address faculty dual career and work life balance matters. Please visit:

Review of Applications - Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please electronically send curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, research statement, teaching statement, samples of scholarly work, recent teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation through For additional information, contact Professor Catherine Ridings, Department of Management, College of Business & Economics, Lehigh University, 621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3117, 610-758-5667, [email protected]

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Lehigh University is a 2010 recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant.

Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits.
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Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Lehigh University provides comprehensive benefits including partner benefits. Lehigh Valley Inter-regional Networking & Connecting (LINC) is a newly created regional network of diverse organizations designed to assist new hires with dual career, community and cultural transition needs. For more information,
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Posted: 12/21/2018
Application Due: 1/22/2019
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