Assistant Professor - Computer Information Systems - #001441 & #001439
Posting DetailsPosting Information Posting NumberFAC322PQuick Link for Internal Postingshttp://jobs.wcu.edu/postings/10623Classification TitleAssistant ProfessorWorking TitleAssistant Professor - Computer Information Systems - #001441 & #001439DepartmentAcct, Fin, Info Sys, Bus LawPosition Summary
The Accounting, Finance, Information Systems, Business Law department in the College of Business at Western Carolina University is accepting applications for a 9 month fixed term faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor for start in August 2019.
A successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to teach an introductory data base course and other CIS courses as required.
A demonstrated record of achievement in teaching at the college or university level is preferred. A commitment to teaching excellence and the responsibility of four undergraduate classes per semester are required.
Additional service responsibilities include service assignments as designated by the School Director. Moreover, candidate must meet the AACSB accreditation requirement regarding academic qualification of college of business faculty. The AACSB requirements for academic qualification mandate a minimum level of relevant research and publication.
The successful candidate will be expected to support the University’s external engagement mission, the application of scholarship through the Boyer Model, and our quality enhancement plan (QEP). Applicants are encouraged to visit the WCU website and read the university vision and strategic plan.Carnegie statement
WCU embraces its role as a regionally engaged university and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a community engaged university. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to public engagement through their teaching, service, and scholarshipKnowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required for this PositionMinimum Qualifications
Masters degree in CIS or related field.Preferred Qualifications
Ph.DPosition TypePermanent Full-TimeNumber of Hours Per WeekNumber of Months Per Year9 Posting Text Open Date05/07/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants
Thank you for your interest in this position. To be considered, you must apply online. Applicant should attach a current vitae, a letter of interest, unofficial transcripts and a list of three references (include names, addresses and complete contact information).
For additional information contact Dr. A.J. Grube at [email protected]Background/E-Verify
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All new employees are required to have listed credentials/degrees verified within 30 days of employment. All new employees who will be teaching are required to provide official transcripts within 30 days of employment. Transcripts should be provided for the highest earned degree and/or the degree which is being used to satisfy credential/qualification requirements.AA/EOE
Western Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, and veteran status, consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies, and the policies of The University of North Carolina. Additionally, the University promotes the realization of equal employment opportunity for minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program.
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218 or email at [email protected]University Safety
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- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae
- Unofficial Transcripts
- List of references
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