Assistant/Associate Professor of Information Systems

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Position Number001161Functional TitleAssistant/Associate Professor of Information SystemsPosition TypeTenure StreamPosition EclassFC - Faculty 9 month Non Leave earnUniversity Information

UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit

The ISSCM Department comprises faculty drawn from Information Systems and Supply Chain Management areas. The Department offers a PhD in Information Systems, MS in Information Technology & Management (MSITM), with specializations in cyber security, business analytics and supply chain management. The program is both online and face to face and offers an innovative stackable certificate option to complete the degree. The undergraduate program is currently being revised and will offer concentrations in Information Systems, Supply Chain Management, Cyber Security, and Enterprise Resource Planning. All ISSCM offerings are well aligned with SAS, SAP, and Red Hat, offering a pathway for the students to independently gain industry certifications.

The Bryan School has over 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students and more than 100 full- and part-time faculty members housed in six departments and programs. Accredited in both business and accounting by AACSB, the Bryan School is the recipient of many rankings, honors and accolades. The faculty and students are both impressive. For example, in 2017 faculty members averaged 2.6 peer reviewed journal articles each (10 in FT50 journals), published 13 books, and occupied 82 editorial positions with peer reviewed journals (editor, associate editor, or editorial board member). Students have traditionally performed well in national and regional competitions. The School takes great pride in being one of the most diverse business schools in the UNC system. For more information, visit the Bryan School website

Position Summary

The Department of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (ISSCM) in the Bryan School of Business at the University of North Carolina Greensboro (UNCG) invites applications, expressions of interest, and nominations for a tenured position at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Information Systems. The position will commence on August 1, 2020.

We expect the selected candidate to be able to teach both core and elective courses in information systems, ensuring that there is an appropriate level of technical content. Additionally, elective courses are likely to be in areas such as cyber security, database management, networking and telecommunication. As per AACSB accreditation standards, there is an expectation that the candidate’s research is tied to her or his teaching area and to one or more key elements of our mission (problem solving, innovation, globalization, sustainability, and ethics), while also participating in department initiatives and hands-on projects

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants should hold a doctorate from an AACSB or EQUIS accredited school with a specialization in Information Systems. Candidates should have demonstrated excellence in teaching and research and should have published in mainstream top-tier Information Systems journals, such as found in the FT50 or CABS Academic Journal Guide at the 4 and 4* levels.

Additional Required Certifications, Licensures, and CertificatesPreferred QualificationsSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should submit a letter of interest; curriculum vitae; the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references.

General questions about the position should be directed to Dr. Gurpreet Dhillon, Head of ISSCM or the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Kwasi Amoako-Gyampah @ [email protected]

We plan to interview candidates at AMCIS in Cancun, August 2019.

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Recruitment RangeCommensurate with experienceOrg #-DepartmentInfo Systems and Supply Chain Mgmt - 11806Job Open Date06/18/2018For Best Consideration DateJob Close DateOpen Until FilledYesFTE1.000Type of AppointmentPermanentIf time-limited, please specify end date for appointment.Number of Months per Year9FLSAExemptKey Responsibilities

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