Assistant or Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems - Fall 2019
Position Title:Assistant or Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems - Fall 2019 Position Number:10042116 Benefits Eligible:Yes Campus Location:Multi-Campus General Summary:
The University of North Georgia (UNG) is currently accepting applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems in the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems at the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB). This is a full-time tenure-track position with benefits with a start date of August 1, 2018. UNG is a University System of Georgia institution, and the MCCB is an AACSB-accredited college of business that offers programs in the North Georgia region. The MCCB serves more than 4,400 students in our service area. The position will be located at the Dahlonega campus, which offers abundant cultural and recreational opportunities as well as an outstanding quality of life. The department offers a B.S. in computer science, a B.B.A. in information systems, a graduate certificate in IT leadership, graduate certificate in cybersecurity, a concentration in Information Assurance and Security, five minors in specialized domains of computer science, and an Associate’s degree in computer science.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.Job Duties & Responsibilities:
- The faculty member will teach introductory and upper division information systems courses for business and information systems majors and minors, as well as some general education information technology courses.
- The faculty member will also advise majors, participate in scholarship within the discipline, and serve the academic community.
- The standard teaching load for an academically qualified Assistant or Associate Professor is 18 credit hours per academic year. Extra teaching load, including summer, may be assigned, with the possibility of travel to other campuses.
- Perform other related duties may be assigned.
- A doctorate in information systems or closely related field is required at the time of appointment.
Please submit contact information for three professional references.
In addition to a background check, this position will also require a DMV check. Employer Information:All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.